8 days in Beijing & Xi'an Itinerary

8 days in Beijing & Xi'an Itinerary

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8 days in Beijing & Xi'an Itinerary

Singapore
Fly:  9​h
Beijing
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
Xi'an
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
Singapore

4
days
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Pinggu Jiangjunguan Great Wall and Back Lakes (Hou Hai). And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of The Great Wall at Badaling, contemplate the long history of Meridian Gate (Wu Men), browse the exhibits of The Palace Museum, and delve into the distant past at Mutianyu Great Wall.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Beijing trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Beijing is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Singapore in April; daily highs in Beijing reach 24°C and lows reach 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

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Pinggu Jiangjunguan Great Wall ©
Pinggu Jiangjunguan Great Wall
The Great Wall at Badaling ©
The Great Wall at Badaling
Mutianyu Great Wall ©
Mutianyu Great Wall

3
days
Xi'an

Xi'an
Historians often describe Xi'an, capital city for over a dozen dynasties, as the birthplace of Chinese civilization.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Shaanxi History Museum and Cuihua Mountain. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Dayan Pagoda Northern Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of Guangren Temple, take an in-depth tour of The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses, and try out the rides at Tang Paradise.

For ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Xi'an trip itinerary planning website .

Traveling by flight from Beijing to Xi'an takes 4 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. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

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Shaanxi History Museum ©
Shaanxi History Museum
Dayan Pagoda Northern Square ©
Dayan Pagoda Northern Square

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