12 days in Indonesia & China Itinerary

12 days in Indonesia & China Itinerary

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12 days in Indonesia & China Itinerary

Start: Cape Town, South Africa
Fly:  20 h 30 min
1
Seminyak, Indonesia
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Ubud, Indonesia
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h 30 min
3
Guangzhou, China
— 1 day
Subway + Train:  1 h 45 min
4
Hong Kong, China
— 3 nights
Fly:  17 h 45 min
End: Cape Town, South Africa

4
nights
Seminyak, Indonesia

Seminyak ©
A popular resort town offering a good range of tourist trips, activities, and amenities, Seminyak houses numerous tour companies providing excursions into the jungles of Bali.
For shopping fun, head to Samasta Lifestyle Village or Krakakoa Chocolate Factory & Store. Escape the urban bustle at Kuta Beach - Bali and Jimbaran Bay. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Seminyak: Tanah Lot Temple (in Beraban), Uluwatu Temple (in Pecatu) and Ghostbird + Swoon (in Sanur). There's still lots to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, take in the exciting artwork at The Gallery, and browse the exhibits of Purpa Fine Art Gallery Seminyak.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Seminyak trip itinerary maker website .

Cape Town, South Africa to Seminyak is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Cape Town to Seminyak is 6 hours. In January, Seminyak is somewhat warmer than Cape Town - with highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive to Ubud.

Things to do in Seminyak

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Jimbaran, Uluwatu Temple, Tanah Lot Temple, Kuta Beach - Bali, Ghostbird + Swoon
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Samasta Lifestyle Village ©
Samasta Lifestyle Village
Kuta Beach - Bali ©
Kuta Beach - Bali
Spas

2
nights
Ubud, Indonesia

Ubud ©
Experience small-town Bali in Ubud, an atmospheric town surrounded by small settlements, farms, and rice paddies.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Elephant Safari Park, browse for treasures at Wayan's Shop, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary, and finally browse the exhibits of Threads of Life. Here are some ideas for day two: relax in the rural setting at Tegalalang Rice Terrace, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tirta Empul Temple, and then expand your horizons at Five Art Studio.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Ubud trip itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by car from Seminyak to Ubud takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January in Ubud, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Guangzhou.

Things to do in Ubud

Parks Wildlife Shopping

Side Trips

Tegalalang, Tirta Empul Temple
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Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary ©
Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary
Tirta Empul Temple ©
Tirta Empul Temple
Mason Elephant Park ©
Mason Elephant Park

1
day
Guangzhou, China

Guangzhou ©
A massive metropolis and critical international trading hub, Guangzhou sprawls along the Pearl River, distinctly vibrant and cosmopolitan.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): buy something for everyone on your list at Parc Central and then buy something for everyone on your list at Happy Valley.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Guangzhou itinerary site .

Fly from Ubud to Guangzhou in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Ubud in January: high temperatures in Guangzhou hover around 22°C and lows are around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Hong Kong.

Things to do in Guangzhou

Shopping
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Happy Valley ©
Happy Valley

3
nights
Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): stop by M&B Private Jewelers Hong Kong and then head off the coast to Lantau island. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Hong Kong Museum of History, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Bird Garden Yuen Po Street, and then take in panoramic vistas at Victoria Peak (The Peak).

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Hong Kong day trip planner .

Traveling by combination of subway and train from Guangzhou to Hong Kong takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Hong Kong when traveling from Guangzhou in January, with lows around 17°C. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Victoria Peak (The Peak) ©
Victoria Peak (The Peak)
Lantau island ©
Lantau island
Hong Kong Museum of History ©
Hong Kong Museum of History

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