17 days in Macau, Hong Kong & Shenzhen Itinerary

17 days in Macau, Hong Kong & Shenzhen Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Hong Kong
Helicopter:  15 min
1
Macau
— 2 nights
Helicopter:  15 min
2
Hong Kong
— 11 nights
Train:  30 min
3
Shenzhen
— 3 nights
Train:  30 min
End: Hong Kong

2
nights
Macau

Macau ©
Vacation in Macau to discover one of the world's richest cities organized as an autonomous region of China that, until 1999, was administered by Portugal.
On the 25th (Wed), get your game on at Sands Cotai Central, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then contemplate the long history of St. Augustine Square, and finally admire the striking features of St. Lawrence Church. On the next day, contemplate the long history of Our Lady of Penha, browse the different shops at City of Dreams, make a trip to Fortune Diamond at Galaxy Macau, contemplate the long history of Mandarin's House, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Guia Hill Military Tunnels, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Guia Lighthouse.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Macau trip itinerary planner.

Hong Kong to Macau is an approximately half hour combination of . You can also ride a ferry; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to do a combination of to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Macau

Historic Sites Fun & Games Spas
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Our Lady of Penha ©
Our Lady of Penha
Mandarin's House ©
Mandarin's House
Guia Lighthouse ©
Guia Lighthouse

11
nights
Hong Kong

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Visit Shek O Beach and Repulse Bay Beach for some beach relaxation. Shop till you drop at Bee's Diamonds and Choco L'ART Studio. Take a break from Hong Kong with a short trip to Miaowan Island in Zhuhai, about 1h 20 min away. And it doesn't end there: browse the different shops at International Commerce Centre, browse the exhibits of Opera Gallery Hong Kong, don't miss a visit to Lion's Pavilion at The Peak, and hunt for treasures at Tai Po Street.

For other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Hong Kong day trip planning tool.

Hong Kong is just a stone's throw from Macau. In December, daytime highs in Hong Kong are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Shenzhen.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Shopping Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Miaowan Island
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Tsim Sha Tsui ©
Tsim Sha Tsui
Hong Kong Maritime Museum ©
Hong Kong Maritime Museum
Bee's Diamonds ©
Bee's Diamonds

3
nights
Shenzhen

Shenzhen ©
A fairly humble collection of farming and fishing villages and towns until 1979, you wouldn't guess as much when taking a tour of Shenzhen.
On the 8th (Wed), tee off at Mission Hills Golf Club, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Xianhu Botanical Garden (Shenzhen), and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shenzhen Mosque. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Thu): stroll around Nanshan Park, look for gifts at Coastal City, and then go for a walk through OCT HARBOUR.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Shenzhen road trip planning website.

Shenzhen is very close to Hong Kong. January in Shenzhen sees daily highs of 68°F and lows of 56°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Shenzhen

Shopping Golf Outdoors
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Coastal City ©
Coastal City
Xianhu Botanical Garden (Shenzhen) ©
Xianhu Botanical Garden (Shenzhen)
Shenzhen Mosque ©
Shenzhen Mosque

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