13 days in China Itinerary

13 days in China Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dammam
Fly:  15 h 15 min
1
Hong Kong
— 3 nights
+3
Train + Foot + Bus + Fly:  5 h 15 min
2
Shanghai
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
3
Beijing
— 5 nights
Fly:  17 h
End: Dammam

3
nights
Hong Kong

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Hong Kong is known for shopping, theme parks, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: find something for the whole family at Hong Kong Disneyland, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ocean Park, look for gifts at Top One Bakery, and get engrossed in the history at Hong Kong Museum of History.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Hong Kong online trip maker.

Dammam, Saudi Arabia to Hong Kong is an approximately 16- hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Hong Kong Standard Time (HKT) is 5 hours. Traveling from Dammam in May, you will find days in Hong Kong are little chillier (36°C), and nights are about the same (30°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Parks Theme Parks Historic Sites
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Hong Kong Disneyland ©
Hong Kong Disneyland
Victoria Peak (The Peak) ©
Victoria Peak (The Peak)
Lantau island ©
Lantau island

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), admire the natural beauty at Yu Garden (Yuyuan), take in panoramic vistas at Shanghai World Financial Center, and take some stellar pictures from Jin Mao Tower.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Shanghai trip planner.

Getting from Hong Kong to Shanghai by combination of train, bus, and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Hong Kong in May, with highs in Shanghai at 30°C and lows at 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Beijing.

Things to do in Shanghai

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
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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)

5
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.
You've now added Mark’s Guide & Driver Service to your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: see Mutianyu Great Wall, enjoy breathtaking views from Bell and Drum Towers, take an in-depth tour of Lama Temple (Yonghegong), and get a sense of history and politics at Temple of Heaven.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Beijing using our trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Shanghai to Beijing takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Shanghai in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Beijing, with lows of 15°C. You will have some time to spend on the 13th (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Beijing

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

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