22 days in China Itinerary

22 days in China Itinerary

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Lhasa
— 1 night
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Beijing
— 4 nights
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Zhangjiajie
— 2 nights
4
Shanghai
— 3 nights
5
Xiamen
— 1 night
6
Macau
— 3 nights
7
Hong Kong
— 4 nights

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Lhasa

Lhasa ©
The capital of the Tibet Autonomous Region, Lhasa possesses a wealth of Tibetan Buddhist sites of historical and cultural importance.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Potala Palace, appreciate the extensive heritage of Barkhor Street, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Jokhang Temple.

To find maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Lhasa day trip planning tool.

Kochi (Cochin), India to Lhasa is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, car, and bus. You'll lose 2.5 hours traveling from Kochi (Cochin) to Lhasa due to the time zone difference. In March, Lhasa is much colder than Kochi (Cochin) - with highs of 14°C and lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Beijing.

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World heritage site
Jokhang Temple
4.7
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World heritage site
Potala Palace
4.7
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Religious Site
Sera Monastery
4.4

4
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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, get great views at Jingshan Park (Jingshan Gongyuan), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of Heaven, and see the interesting displays at The Palace Museum.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Beijing trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Lhasa to Beijing takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Zhangjiajie.

Things to do in Beijing

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Trails
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Must see
Mutianyu Great Wall
4.8
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World heritage site
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
4.6
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World heritage site
The Palace Museum
4.4

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Zhangjiajie

Zhangjiajie ©
The city of Zhangjiajie has become particularly well known for its striking surrounding landscape.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): admire the verdant scenery at Zhangjiajie National Forest Park.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Zhangjiajie online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Beijing to Zhangjiajie takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Zhangjiajie

Nature · Parks
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Shanghai

Shanghai ©

Pearl of the Orient

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 museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through The Bund (Wai Tan), don't miss a visit to Nanjing Lu (Nanjing Road), admire the natural beauty at Yu Garden (Yuyuan), and see the interesting displays at Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan).

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Shanghai road trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Zhangjiajie to Shanghai takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or drive. In March, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Xiamen.

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Xiamen

Xiamen ©

Garden Island

Known for centuries as a gateway to China, the port city of Xiamen has become a destination in itself, first to domestic visitors and now to a growing number of people from across the world.
On the 27th (Sat), examine the collection at Overseas Chinese Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nanputuo Temple, and then contemplate the long history of Xiamen University. On the 28th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Yuyuan Garden and then shop like a local with Gulangyu.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Xiamen day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Shanghai to Xiamen takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Shanghai in March; daily highs in Xiamen reach 24°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Macau.

Things to do in Xiamen

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Religious Site
Nanputuo Temple
4.2
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World heritage site
Gulangyu
4.2
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Historic Site
Xiamen University
4.4

3
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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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Na Tcha Temple, explore the ancient world of Ruins of St. Paul's, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kun Iam Temple, then try your luck at Casino at Venetian Macao, and finally take some stellar pictures from Skycab Cable Car (Wynn Palace). Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Largo do Senado (Senado Square), then get to know the fascinating history of Historic Centre of Macau, then see the interesting displays at Macao Museum, and finally test your problem-solving skills at Sandbox VR.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Macau tour itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Xiamen to Macau takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can do a combination of to Hong Kong.

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Hong Kong

Hong Kong ©

Pearl of the Orient

Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Pack the 31st (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Hong Kong Disneyland. Spend the 3rd (Sat) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Ocean Park. And it doesn't end there: take in panoramic vistas at Victoria Peak (The Peak), engage your brain at Hong Kong Museum of Medical Sciences, step off the mainland to explore Lantau island, and take an in-depth tour of Hong Kong Museum of History.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Hong Kong sightseeing planner.

Do a combination of from Macau to Hong Kong in an hour. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or drive. In March in Hong Kong, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 20°C at night. On the 4th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Theme Parks · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature
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Must see
Hong Kong Disneyland
4.1
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Island
Lantau island
4.6

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