14 days in China Itinerary

14 days in China Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lhasa
— 1 night
2
Guangzhou
— 2 nights
3
Hong Kong
— 3 nights
4
Shanghai
— 3 nights
5
Beijing
— 3 nights

1
night
Lhasa

The capital of the Tibet Autonomous Region, Lhasa possesses a wealth of Tibetan Buddhist sites of historical and cultural importance.
On the 1st (Mon), admire the striking features of Potala Palace and then see Off-Road Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Sera Monastery.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Lhasa road trip planner.

Istanbul, Turkey to Lhasa is an approximately 14-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Istanbul to Lhasa. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Istanbul in June; daily highs in Lhasa reach °C and lows reach °C. On the 2nd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Guangzhou.

Things to do in Lhasa

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

2
nights
Guangzhou

Guangzhou ©
A massive metropolis and critical international trading hub, Guangzhou sprawls along the Pearl River, distinctly vibrant and cosmopolitan.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): stroll around Flowers' World of Shunde and then examine the collection at Chen Clan Ancestral Hall-Folk Craft Museum. Keep things going the next day: take in the views from Liede Bridge, thenmeet the residents at Chimelong Safari Park, and then don't miss a visit to Canton Tower.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Guangzhou online trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Lhasa to Guangzhou in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or drive. Traveling from Lhasa in June, you will find days in Guangzhou are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are much warmer (°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can go by car to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Guangzhou

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trip

Flowers' World of Shunde
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Chimelong Safari Park ©
Chimelong Safari Park
Canton Tower ©
Canton Tower
Chen Clan Ancestral Hall-Folk Craft Museum ©

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: get in on the family fun at Hong Kong Disneyland, pause for some photo ops at Lantau island, take an in-depth tour of Hong Kong Museum of History, and take in panoramic vistas at Victoria Peak (The Peak).

To see where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Hong Kong day trip planner.

Drive from Guangzhou to Hong Kong in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Hong Kong

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

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), take some stellar pictures from Jin Mao Tower, don't miss a visit to Nanjing Lu (Nanjing Road), and take a stroll through Zhujiajiao Ancient Town.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Shanghai route app.

Traveling by flight from Hong Kong to Shanghai takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Hong Kong in June: high temperatures in Shanghai hover around °C and lows are around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Beijing.

Things to do in Shanghai

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
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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)

3
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, get great views at Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang), and browse the exhibits of The Palace Museum.

To find where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Beijing day trip app.

Traveling by flight from Shanghai to Beijing takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Shanghai in June, expect slightly colder with lows of °C in Beijing. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Beijing

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
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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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