14 days in China Itinerary

14 days in China Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
+2
Subway + Train + Fly:  17 h 15 min
1
Beijing
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Shanghai
— 3 nights
+3
Fly + Bus + Foot + Train:  5 h 15 min
3
Hong Kong
— 5 nights
+2
Fly + Bus + Train:  19 h
End: New York City

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, appreciate the history behind Bell and Drum Towers, stroll around Temple of Heaven, and get in on the family fun at Olympic Park.

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New York City, USA to Beijing is an approximately 17.5- hour combination of subway, train, and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or fly. You'll lose 13 hours traveling from New York City to Beijing due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in January, Beijing is slightly colder at night with lows of 16°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Shanghai.

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

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: take in the pleasant sights at The Bund (Wai Tan), don't miss a visit to Nanjing Lu (Nanjing Road), pause for some photo ops at Jade Buddha Temple, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

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You can fly from Beijing to Shanghai in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. While traveling from Beijing, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Shanghai, ranging from highs of 49°F to lows of 37°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Shanghai

Tours Shopping Museums
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The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Yu Garden (Yuyuan) ©
Yu Garden (Yuyuan)
Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu) ©
Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu)

5
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: take in panoramic vistas at Victoria Peak (The Peak), step off the mainland to explore Lantau island, stroll around Nan Lian Garden, and take a leisurely stroll along Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade.

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Do a combination of flight, bus, and train from Shanghai to Hong Kong in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Shanghai in January: highs in Hong Kong hover around 68°F, while lows dip to 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Parks Theme Parks Nature
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Victoria Peak (The Peak) ©
Victoria Peak (The Peak)
Hong Kong Disneyland ©
Hong Kong Disneyland
Ocean Park ©
Ocean Park

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