60 days in China Itinerary

60 days in China Itinerary

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Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  7 h 30 min
1
Hong Kong
— 7 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
2
Shanghai
— 6 nights
Train:  45 min
3
Suzhou
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Hangzhou
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h
5
Huangshan
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
6
Luanping County
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
7
Beijing
— 6 nights
Fly:  4 h
8
Luoyang
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
9
Yangshuo County
— 5 nights
Fly:  9 h 15 min
10
Jiuzhaigou County
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
11
Chengdu
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
12
Emeishan
— 4 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
13
Lijiang
— 5 nights
Fly:  8 h
End: Kuala Lumpur

7
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, get engrossed in the history at Hong Kong Museum of History, appreciate the history behind Tian Tan Buddha (Big Buddha), and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Hong Kong day trip app.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Hong Kong is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, car, and bus. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in April, expect Hong Kong to be slightly colder, temps between 32°C and 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Parks Historic Sites Theme Parks
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Hong Kong Disneyland ©
Hong Kong Disneyland
Victoria Peak (The Peak) ©
Victoria Peak (The Peak)
Lantau island ©
Lantau island

6
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: get to know the fascinating history of The Bund (Wai Tan), see the interesting displays at Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan), wander the streets of Former French Concession, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jade Buddha Temple.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Shanghai visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Hong Kong to Shanghai takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or drive. Traveling from Hong Kong in April, things will get little chillier in Shanghai: highs are around 25°C and lows about 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Suzhou.

Things to do in Shanghai

Shopping Museums Parks
Find places to stay Apr 8 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan) ©
Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan)
Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu) ©
Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu)

5
nights
Suzhou

Suzhou ©
One of the oldest settlements in the Yangtze basin, Suzhou remains a complex, labyrinthine set of old canal districts, World Heritage gardens, and sprawling modern developments.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Suzhou: Xitang Ancient Town (in Jiashan County), Wuxi (Xihu Garden & Jichang Garden) and Shaxi Ancient Town (in Taicang). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Tongli Town, stroll around The Classical Gardens of Suzhou, appreciate the extensive heritage of Shantang Street, and admire the natural beauty at Humble Administrator's Garden.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Suzhou trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Take a train from Shanghai to Suzhou in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Hangzhou.

Things to do in Suzhou

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Wuxi, Xitang Ancient Town, Shaxi Ancient Town
Find places to stay Apr 14 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Xitang Ancient Town ©
Xitang Ancient Town
Tongli Town ©
Tongli Town
The Classical Gardens of Suzhou ©
The Classical Gardens of Suzhou

5
nights
Hangzhou

Hangzhou ©
Hangzhou, the scenic capital of Zheijang Province, remains a popular vacation choice for tourists interested in the area's numerous cultural and natural sights.
Get out of town with these interesting Hangzhou side-trips: Zhuji (Wuxie National Forest Park & Wuxie Scenic Resort of Shaoxing). Next up on the itinerary: go for a walk through West Lake (Xi Hu), get to know the fascinating history of Hangzhou Huanglongdong Yuanyuan Folk Park, walk around Prince Bay Park, and explore the ancient world of Ancestral Hall of Yu Qian.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Hangzhou trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Suzhou to Hangzhou takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In April, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Huangshan.

Things to do in Hangzhou

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Zhuji
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Prince Bay Park ©
Prince Bay Park
West Lake (Xi Hu) ©
West Lake (Xi Hu)

4
nights
Huangshan

Huangshan ©
Named after the "Yellow Mountains" with which the region has long been associated, Huangshan offers access to UNESCO-listed sites both natural and man-made.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Huangshan: She County (Huangshan Nanqiao Building, Xuguo Stone Arch, &more). There's much more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Huangshan, steep yourself in history at Former Residence of Cheng Dawei, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and explore the activities along Fuxi Tianhu Lake.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Huangshan trip planner.

You can drive from Hangzhou to Huangshan in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Luanping County.

Things to do in Huangshan

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

She County
Find places to stay Apr 24 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Mt. Huangshan ©
Mt. Huangshan
Shixin Peak ©
Shixin Peak
Boat Tours & Water Sports

1
night
Luanping County

Luanping County
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Jinshanling Great Wall.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Luanping County tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Huangshan to Luanping County takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Beijing.

Things to do in Luanping County

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 28 — 29:

6
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: don't miss a visit to Summer Palace (Yiheyuan), stroll around Jingshan Park (Jingshan Gongyuan), see The Great Wall at Badaling, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Pool and Mulberry Tree Temple (Tanzhe Si).

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Beijing trip planning site.

Getting from Luanping County to Beijing by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in April, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Luoyang.

Things to do in Beijing

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 29 — May 5:
Highlights from your plan
The Great Wall at Badaling ©
The Great Wall at Badaling
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan) ©
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
Temple of Heaven ©
Temple of Heaven

2
nights
Luoyang

Luoyang ©
One of the oldest imperial cities in the country, Luoyang gives access to a wealth of cultural sites protected by UNESCO for their importance to the world's cultural heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): get in on the family fun at China National Flower Garden and then get engrossed in the history at Luoyang Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Fri): make a trip to Binyang Cave and then stroll through Longmen Grottoes.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Luoyang trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Beijing to Luoyang takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Yangshuo County.

Things to do in Luoyang

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 5 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Longmen Grottoes ©
Longmen Grottoes
Luoyang Museum ©
Luoyang Museum

5
nights
Yangshuo County

Yangshuo County ©
Yangshuo County, the area surrounding a popular tourist resort town, boasts a landscape featuring all the ingredients necessary to attract a flood of tourists.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Yangshuo County: Guilin (Reed Flute Cave (Ludi Yan) & Wave-Subduing Hill Park). Spend the 8th (Sat) behind the viewfinder with an inspiring photography tour. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at South China Karst, contemplate the waterfront views at Yulong River, enjoy breathtaking views from Xianggong Mountain, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Xilang Mountain Scenic Resort.

Find out how to plan Yangshuo County trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Getting from Luoyang to Yangshuo County by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or drive. In May, daytime highs in Yangshuo County are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Jiuzhaigou County.

Things to do in Yangshuo County

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Guilin
Find places to stay May 7 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
South China Karst ©
South China Karst
Yulong River ©
Yulong River
Bike Asia Cycling Tours ©
Bike Asia Cycling Tours

4
nights
Jiuzhaigou County

Jiuzhaigou County ©
Nine villages make up Jiuzhaigou County, a valley with a wealth of natural sites protected by UNESCO.
Change things up with these side-trips from Jiuzhaigou County: Songpan County (Huanglong Valley & Huanglong Scenic Valley). There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape of Jiuzhaigou Natural Reserve, steep yourself in history at Jiuzailing Temple, contemplate the waterfront views at Shuanglong Lake, and look for all kinds of wild species at Upper Seasonal Sea in Jiuzhaigou Valley.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Jiuzhaigou County online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Yangshuo County to Jiuzhaigou County takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Chengdu.

Things to do in Jiuzhaigou County

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Songpan County
Find places to stay May 12 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Jiuzhaigou Natural Reserve ©
Jiuzhaigou Natural Reserve
Jiuzhaigou National Arts Center ©
Jiuzhaigou National Arts Center
Huanglong Scenic Valley ©
Huanglong Scenic Valley

5
nights
Chengdu

Chengdu ©
The home of giant pandas for more than two million years, Chengdu's vast human history cowers in comparison to the natural heritage of the area.
Go for a jaunt from Chengdu to Guanghan to see Guanghan Sanxingdui Museum about 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Giant Panda Breeding Research Base (Xiongmao Jidi), examine the collection at Sanhe Classic Car Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wenshu Yuan Monastery, and take a memorable drive along Sichuan Tibet Highway (southern route).

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Chengdu trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Jiuzhaigou County to Chengdu takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. May in Chengdu sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Emeishan.

Things to do in Chengdu

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Yinchang Valley, Sichuan Tibet Highway (southern route), Guanghan Sanxingdui Museum
Find places to stay May 16 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Guanghan Sanxingdui Museum ©
Guanghan Sanxingdui Museum
Photography Tours

4
nights
Emeishan

Emeishan ©
A city forever linked with the mountain of the same name, Emeishan sits next to one of the four sacred Buddhist mountains of China, now a World Heritage Site.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Emeishan: Leshan (Leshan Bridge & Leshan Giant Buddha (Da Fo)). There's still lots to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Emei Mountain, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wannian Temple, explore the ancient world of Baoguo Temple, and take in nature's colorful creations at Emei Mountain Rare Botanical Garden.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Emeishan online day trip planner.

Drive from Chengdu to Emeishan in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Lijiang.

Things to do in Emeishan

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Leshan
Find places to stay May 21 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Emei Mountain ©
Emei Mountain
Leshan Giant Buddha (Da Fo) ©
Leshan Giant Buddha (Da Fo)
Baoguo Temple ©
Baoguo Temple

5
nights
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.
Step out of Lijiang to go to Yulong County and see Thin Strip of Sky of Lijiang, which is approximately 1h 35 min away. Spend the 27th (Thu) exploring nature at Three Parallel Rivers National Park. And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Old Town of Lijiang - China, don't miss a visit to HuaMa Jie, admire the local landmark of Black Dragon Pond Park, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Lijiang tour builder website.

You can fly from Emeishan to Lijiang in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lijiang

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Yulong County
Find places to stay May 25 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Three Parallel Rivers National Park ©
Three Parallel Rivers National Park
Old Town of Lijiang - China
Old Town of Lijiang - China
Black Dragon Pond Park ©
Black Dragon Pond Park

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