8 days in China Itinerary

8 days in China Itinerary

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8 days in China Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Beijing
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Shanghai
— 2 nights
+3
Fly + Bus + Foot + Train:  5 h 15 min
3
Hong Kong
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h
End: Singapore

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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): appreciate the history behind Bell and Drum Towers and then make a trip to Mutianyu Great Wall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of Temple of Heaven, take some stellar pictures from Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang), and then take an in-depth tour of The Palace Museum.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Beijing online trip maker.

Singapore, Singapore to Beijing is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Singapore in February: high temperatures in Beijing hover around 6°C and lows are around -7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Beijing

Historic Sites Parks Trails
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Mutianyu Great Wall ©
Mutianyu Great Wall
The Palace Museum ©
The Palace Museum
Temple of Heaven ©
Temple of Heaven

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.
On the 18th (Tue), pause for some photo ops at Jade Buddha Temple, don't miss a visit to Nanjing Lu (Nanjing Road), then take in the pleasant sights at The Bund (Wai Tan), and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Yu Garden (Yuyuan). Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan), admire the striking features of Jin Mao Tower, then enjoy breathtaking views from Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu), and finally take in panoramic vistas at Shanghai World Financial Center.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Shanghai trip itinerary site.

Traveling by flight from Beijing to Shanghai takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Beijing in February: high temperatures in Shanghai hover around 12°C and lows are around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Shanghai

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

3
nights
Hong Kong

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Hong Kong is known for shopping, theme parks, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get in on the family fun at Hong Kong Disneyland, stroll around Nan Lian Garden, observe the fascinating underwater world at Ocean Park, and see the interesting displays at Flagstaff House Museum of Tea Ware.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Hong Kong tour itinerary app.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Shanghai to Hong Kong takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In February, Hong Kong is a bit warmer than Shanghai - with highs of 23°C and lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hong Kong

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

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