8 days in Beijing & Xi'an Itinerary

8 days in Beijing & Xi'an Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly:  9 h
1
Beijing
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Xi'an
— 3 nights
Fly:  8 h 15 min
End: Singapore

4
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Pinggu Jiangjunguan Great Wall and Meridian Gate (Wu Men). There's still lots to do: hike along Mutianyu Great Wall, contemplate the waterfront views at Back Lakes (Hou Hai), take an in-depth tour of The Palace Museum, and take in panoramic vistas at Bell and Drum Towers.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Beijing trip itinerary builder site.

Singapore, Singapore to Beijing is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Singapore in April, you will find days in Beijing are a bit cooler (26°C), and nights are much colder (9°C). On the 25th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Xi'an.

Things to do in Beijing

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
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Mutianyu Great Wall
Mutianyu Great Wall
The Palace Museum ©
The Palace Museum
The Great Wall at Badaling ©
The Great Wall at Badaling

3
nights
Xi'an

Xi'an
Historians often describe Xi'an, capital city for over a dozen dynasties, as the birthplace of Chinese civilization.
Explore hidden gems such as Shaanxi History Museum and Cuihua Mountain. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses, find something for the whole family at Tang Paradise, examine the collection at Xi'an Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Xi'an Mosque.

For maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Xi'an road trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Beijing to Xi'an takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In April in Xi'an, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Xi'an

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks
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Shaanxi History Museum ©
Shaanxi History Museum
Xi'an Mosque ©
Xi'an Mosque

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