6 days in China Itinerary

6 days in China Itinerary

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Lijiang
— 1 night
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Kunming
— 1 night
3
Nanning
— 1 night
4
Guangzhou
— 1 night

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Lijiang

Lijiang ©
The cultural capital of the Naxi people, one of the 55 minority ethnic groups in the country, Lijang traces its history back over 800 years, with the city developing from a trading post on the ancient Southern Silk Road.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): go for a walk through Blue Moon Valley and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Three Parallel Rivers National Park.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Lijiang trip itinerary planning site.

Los Angeles, USA to Lijiang is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to China Standard Time (CST) is 16 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Kunming.

Things to do in Lijiang

Nature · Parks
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Three Parallel Rivers National Park ©
Three Parallel Rivers National Park
Blue Moon Valley ©
Blue Moon Valley

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Kunming

Kunming ©
With a temperate climate at 2,000 m (6,600 ft) and a variety of tourist attractions, Kunming makes a popular gateway for exploring Yunnan Province.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): stroll around Jindian Park and then stroll around Green Lake (Cui Hu).

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Kunming online day trip planner.

You can fly from Lijiang to Kunming in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. January in Kunming sees daily highs of 60°F and lows of 37°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Nanning.

Things to do in Kunming

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 26 — 27:
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Green Lake (Cui Hu) ©
Green Lake (Cui Hu)
Jindian Park ©
Jindian Park

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Nanning

Nanning ©
Discover verdant natural scenery, a warm climate, and a diverse culture on a vacation in Nanning, a large city near the border with Vietnam.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Chaoyang Square, then take in the awesome beauty at Qingxiu Mountain, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at China and Vietnam Friendship Pass.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Nanning online attractions planner.

Take a train from Kunming to Nanning in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Kunming in January since evenings lows in Nanning dip to 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Guangzhou.

Things to do in Nanning

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jan 27 — 28:
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Qingxiu Mountain ©
Qingxiu Mountain
Chaoyang Square ©
Chaoyang Square

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Guangzhou

Guangzhou ©
A massive metropolis and critical international trading hub, Guangzhou sprawls along the Pearl River, distinctly vibrant and cosmopolitan.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Canton Tower, step off the mainland to explore Shamian Island, and then have some family-friendly fun at Galactica Lasertag.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Guangzhou trip planner.

Fly from Nanning to Guangzhou in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In January, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Guangzhou

Nature · Parks · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jan 28 — 29:
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Shamian Island ©
Shamian Island
Canton Tower ©
Canton Tower

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