19 days in Hong Kong, Shanghai & Tokyo Itinerary

19 days in Hong Kong, Shanghai & Tokyo Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hong Kong, China
— 5 nights
2
Shanghai, China
— 5 nights
3
Tokyo, Japan
— 7 nights

5
nights
Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Pack the 11th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Hong Kong Disneyland. Spend the 12th (Mon) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Ocean Park. There's still lots to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Victoria Peak (The Peak), stroll through Old Peak Road, head off the coast to Lantau island, and catch some excitement at Sandbox VR.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Hong Kong journey planner.

London, UK to Hong Kong is an approximately 16-hour flight. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from London to Hong Kong due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in April, things will get much warmer in Hong Kong: highs are around 32°C and lows about 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Parks · Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
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Hong Kong Disneyland ©
Hong Kong Disneyland
Ocean Park ©
Ocean Park
Lantau island ©
Lantau island

5
nights
Shanghai, China

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: don't miss a visit to The Bund (Wai Tan), admire the landmark architecture of Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu), appreciate the history behind Jade Buddha Temple, and enjoy breathtaking views from Jin Mao Tower.

For maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Shanghai journey builder website.

You can fly from Hong Kong to Shanghai in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Hong Kong in April: high temperatures in Shanghai hover around 25°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Shanghai

Shopping · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Shanghai World Financial Center ©
Shanghai World Financial Center
Yu Garden (Yuyuan) ©
Yu Garden (Yuyuan)

7
nights
Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo ©
Tokyo holds the status of most populous metropolitan area in the world--a fact you'll find tangible as you walk the bustling streets and explore its diverse neighborhoods and cultures.
Explore Tokyo's surroundings by going to Maihama (Tokyo Disneyland & Tokyo DisneySea). There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden, don't miss a visit to Meiji Jingu Shrine, admire the landmark architecture of Tokyo Tower, and engage your brain at National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation Miraikan.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Tokyo trip itinerary planning tool.

You can fly from Shanghai to Tokyo in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Shanghai to Tokyo. April in Tokyo sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Theme Parks · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Urayasu
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Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden ©
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden
Tokyo Disneyland ©
Tokyo Disneyland
Tokyo DisneySea ©
Tokyo DisneySea

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