24 days in China Itinerary

24 days in China Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Luanping County
— 1 night
2
Beijing
— 4 nights
3
Xi'an
— 2 nights
4
Jiuzhaigou County
— 1 night
5
Chengdu
— 3 nights
6
Leshan
— 1 night
7
Lhasa
— 3 nights
8
Hong Kong
— 4 nights
9
Shanghai
— 3 nights

1
night
Luanping County

Luanping County
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): see Jinshanling Great Wall.

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Toronto, Canada to Luanping County is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to China Standard Time (CST) is 13 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can go by car to Beijing.

Things to do in Luanping County

Historic Sites
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4
nights
Beijing

Beijing
As the political and cultural capital of China, Beijing stands at the heart of Chinese history, buzzing with the energy of its high population density and centuries of importance.
Beijing is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see Mutianyu Great Wall, get to know the fascinating history of Summer Palace (Yiheyuan), enjoy breathtaking views from Bell and Drum Towers, and get in on the family fun at Olympic Park.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Beijing day trip website.

You can drive from Luanping County to Beijing in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Xi'an.

Things to do in Beijing

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Mutianyu Great Wall
Mutianyu Great Wall
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan) ©
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
The Palace Museum ©
The Palace Museum

2
nights
Xi'an

Xi'an
Historians often describe Xi'an, capital city for over a dozen dynasties, as the birthplace of Chinese civilization.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): make a trip to Kaiyuan Square, thentake an in-depth tour of The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses, and then delve into the distant past at Eastern Royal Tombs of the Qin Dynasty of Xi'an. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Muslim Quarter and then delve into the distant past at Xi'an City Wall (Chengqiang).

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Xi'an trip itinerary builder tool.

You can fly from Beijing to Xi'an in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Jiuzhaigou County.

Things to do in Xi'an

Historic Sites Museums
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Xi'an City Wall (Chengqiang) ©
Xi'an City Wall (Chengqiang)
Muslim Quarter ©
Muslim Quarter

1
night
Jiuzhaigou County

Jiuzhaigou County ©
Nine villages make up Jiuzhaigou County, a valley with a wealth of natural sites protected by UNESCO.
On the 31st (Fri), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Jiuzhaigou Natural Reserve.

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Traveling by flight from Xi'an to Jiuzhaigou County takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel to Chengdu.

Things to do in Jiuzhaigou County

Parks Nature
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Jiuzhaigou Natural Reserve ©
Jiuzhaigou Natural Reserve

3
nights
Chengdu

Chengdu ©
The home of giant pandas for more than two million years, Chengdu's vast human history cowers in comparison to the natural heritage of the area.
When in Chengdu, make a side trip to see Guanghan Sanxingdui Museum in Guanghan, approximately Guanghan away. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Giant Panda Breeding Research Base (Xiongmao Jidi), indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, snap pictures at Anshun Bridge (Dongmen Bridge), and walk around Beihu Park.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Chengdu trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Jiuzhaigou County to Chengdu takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Leshan.

Things to do in Chengdu

Parks Museums Tours

Side Trips

Guanghan Sanxingdui Museum, Yinchang Valley
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Guanghan Sanxingdui Museum ©
Guanghan Sanxingdui Museum
Food Tours

1
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Leshan

Leshan ©
The city of Leshan sits proudly at the confluence of three rivers, and has become known for its World Heritage Site and importance to Buddhism in the country.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): take in the views from Leshan Bridge and then pause for some photo ops at Leshan Giant Buddha (Da Fo).

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Leshan travel route builder tool.

You can drive from Chengdu to Leshan in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Lhasa.
Find places to stay Aug 3 — 4:
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Leshan Giant Buddha (Da Fo) ©
Leshan Giant Buddha (Da Fo)

3
nights
Lhasa

The capital of the Tibet Autonomous Region, Lhasa possesses a wealth of Tibetan Buddhist sites of historical and cultural importance.
On the 5th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Potala Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sera Monastery, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jokhang Temple. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Drepung Monastery (Zhebang Si) and then see Off-Road Tours.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Lhasa trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Leshan to Lhasa takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. August in Lhasa sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 7th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Lhasa

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
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Off-Road Tours
Potala Palace ©
Potala Palace
Sera Monastery ©
Sera Monastery

4
nights
Hong Kong

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Pack the 8th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Hong Kong Disneyland. Spend the 9th (Sun) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Ocean Park. The adventure continues: enjoy breathtaking views from Victoria Peak (The Peak), appreciate the history behind Lantau island, look for gifts at MILK Shirts, and don't miss a visit to Hong Kong Skyline.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Hong Kong holiday builder site.

Fly from Lhasa to Hong Kong in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. While traveling from Lhasa, expect somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Hong Kong, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Victoria Peak (The Peak) ©
Victoria Peak (The Peak)
Hong Kong Disneyland ©
Hong Kong Disneyland
Ocean Park ©
Ocean Park

3
nights
Shanghai

Shanghai ©
With a nickname like the "Pearl of the Orient," it's not surprising Shanghai offers some of the most rewarding attractions and activities in the Far East.
Shanghai is known for shopping, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through The Bund (Wai Tan), stop by Spin Ceramics, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jade Buddha Temple, and take in nature's colorful creations at Yu Garden (Yuyuan).

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Traveling by flight from Hong Kong to Shanghai takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Shanghai

Shopping Museums Parks
Find places to stay Aug 11 — 14:
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The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu) ©
Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu)
Yu Garden (Yuyuan) ©
Yu Garden (Yuyuan)

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