10 days in China Itinerary

10 days in China Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Beijing
— 2 nights
2
Shanghai
— 2 nights
3
Hong Kong
— 4 nights

2
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: see Mutianyu Great Wall, take some stellar pictures from Jingshan Park (Jingshan Gongyuan), appreciate the extensive heritage of Summer Palace (Yiheyuan), and get engrossed in the history at The Palace Museum.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Beijing planner.

Coimbatore, India to Beijing is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, car, and bus. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to China Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 2.5 hour difference. In August, daytime highs in Beijing are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Beijing

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
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Mutianyu Great Wall
Mutianyu Great Wall
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan) ©
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
The Palace Museum ©
The Palace Museum

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): take a stroll through Taikang Road, thenadmire the natural beauty at Yu Garden (Yuyuan), thengo for a walk through The Bund (Wai Tan), and finally make a trip to Nanjing Lu (Nanjing Road). On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Jade Buddha Temple, thensee the interesting displays at Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan), thendon't miss a visit to Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu), and finally take in panoramic vistas at Shanghai World Financial Center.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Shanghai tour itinerary builder site.

Traveling by flight from Beijing to Shanghai takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Beijing in August, Shanghai is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Shanghai

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu) ©
Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu)
Yu Garden (Yuyuan) ©
Yu Garden (Yuyuan)

4
nights
Hong Kong

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Pack the 7th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Hong Kong Disneyland. Spend the 8th (Sat) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Ocean Park. The adventure continues: enjoy breathtaking views from Victoria Peak (The Peak), take an in-depth tour of Hong Kong Museum of History, examine the collection at Flagstaff House Museum of Tea Ware, and take in the waterfront at Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Hong Kong trip builder site.

Traveling by flight from Shanghai to Hong Kong takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. August in Hong Kong sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 10th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Hong Kong Disneyland ©
Hong Kong Disneyland
Ocean Park ©
Ocean Park
Victoria Peak (The Peak) ©
Victoria Peak (The Peak)

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