23 days in Hong Kong & Shanghai Itinerary

23 days in Hong Kong & Shanghai Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Hong Kong
1
Hong Kong
— 19 nights
+3
Train + Foot + Bus + Fly:  5 h 30 min
2
Shanghai
— 2 nights
+3
Fly + Bus + Foot + Train:  5 h 30 min
End: Hong Kong

19
nights
Hong Kong

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Hong Kong Museum of History and Sam Tung Uk Museum. Get a sense of the local culture at Ruins of St. Paul's and Lantau island. Venture out of the city with trips to Macau (Guia Fortress, Macau Museum of Art, &more) and Yangmeikeng Valley (in Nan'ao County). Pack the 21st (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Hong Kong Disneyland. categoryPhrases.sentence.Spend_the_day_exploring_the_fascinating_underwater_world_at Ocean Park. There's much more to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Victoria Peak (The Peak), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sik Sik Yuen Wong Tai Sin Temple, examine the collection at Flagstaff House Museum of Tea Ware, and don't miss a visit to Hong Kong Skyline.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Hong Kong travel route planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Hong Kong International, Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport and Macau International Airport. In December, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Macau, Yangmeikeng Valley
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Hong Kong Museum of History ©
Hong Kong Museum of History
Ruins of St. Paul's ©
Ruins of St. Paul's
Lantau island ©
Lantau island

2
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.
On the 9th (Thu), wander the streets of Former French Concession, see the interesting displays at Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan), then take in the pleasant sights at The Bund (Wai Tan), and finally take a stroll through Maoming Road. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Zhujiajiao Ancient Town, take in the exciting artwork at Shanghai Propaganda Poster Art Centre, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jade Buddha Temple.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Shanghai trip maker website.

Traveling by combination of train, bus, and flight from Hong Kong to Shanghai takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Hong Kong in January: highs in Shanghai hover around 49°F, while lows dip to 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Shanghai

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan) ©
Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan)
Zhujiajiao Ancient Town ©
Zhujiajiao Ancient Town

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