29 days in Guangdong & Dongguang County Itinerary

29 days in Guangdong & Dongguang County Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Jiangmen
— 2 nights
2
Zhuhai
— 5 nights
3
Meizhou
— 1 night
4
Shantou
— 2 nights
5
Dongguang County
— 1 day
6
Shenzhen
— 5 nights
7
Dongguan
— 5 nights
8
Guangzhou
— 6 nights

2
nights
Jiangmen

Jiangmen ©
Jiangmen, formerly romanized in Cantonese as Kongmoon, is a prefecture-level city in Guangdong Province in southern China. Get some cultural insight at Cha'an Temple and Xinhui Museum. Your inner history buff will appreciate Jiangmen Zili Village Watch Tower and Kaiping Diaolou and Villages. When in Jiangmen, make a side trip to see Xiangshan Commercial Culture Museum in Zhongshan, approximately Zhongshan away. There's more to do: walk around Baishuidai Park.

For maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Jiangmen holiday builder tool.

Guangzhou to Jiangmen is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Zhuhai.

Things to do in Jiangmen

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Kaiping, Xiangshan Commercial Culture Museum
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Kaiping Diaolou and Villages ©
Kaiping Diaolou and Villages
Baishuidai Park ©
Baishuidai Park
Xiangshan Commercial Culture Museum ©
Xiangshan Commercial Culture Museum

5
nights
Zhuhai

Zhuhai ©
Despite being one of the first Special Economic Zones (SEZs) in China, the port city of Zhuhai has more of a reputation for being rich with gardens.
Visit Jintai Temple and Sun Yat Sen's Residence Memorial Museum for their historical value. Zhuhai Wanzai Seafood Street and Fortress Hill Customs Site are good opportunities to explore the local culture. When in Zhuhai, make a side trip to see Chung Shan Hot Spring Golf Club in Zhongshan, approximately Zhongshan away. The adventure continues: buy something for everyone on your list at Huafa commercial Plaza, take in the natural beauty of Zhuhai Imperial Hot Spring Resort, kick back and relax at Zhuhai Beach, and don't miss a visit to Zhuhai Lovers' Road.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Zhuhai trip builder app.

Drive from Jiangmen to Zhuhai in 1.5 hours. In August in Zhuhai, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Meizhou.

Things to do in Zhuhai

Parks Outdoors Shopping

Side Trip

Zhongshan
Highlights from your plan
Chimelong Ocean Kingdom ©
Chimelong Ocean Kingdom
Sun Yat Sen's Residence Memorial Museum ©
Sun Yat Sen's Residence Memorial Museum
Jintai Temple ©
Jintai Temple

1
night
Meizhou

Meizhou ©
Meizhou is a prefecture-level city in eastern Guangdong province, China. On the 28th (Wed), examine the collection at Hakka Museum of China, look for all kinds of wild species at Yannanfei Tea Field, and then deepen your understanding at Dafudi Horn House.

To find out how to plan a trip to Meizhou, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Zhuhai to Meizhou takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In August in Meizhou, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Shantou.

Things to do in Meizhou

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trip

Dafudi Horn House
Highlights from your plan
Hakka Museum of China ©
Hakka Museum of China

2
nights
Shantou

Shantou ©
Shantou, China usually refers to Shantou (汕头), a Prefecture-level city in Guangdong Province. Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of Chen Ci Hong Mansion and then step off the mainland to explore Nan'ao Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Fengxi Ceramic City, thencontemplate the long history of Guangji Gate Tower, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jufeng Temple.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Shantou trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Meizhou to Shantou takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Dongguang County.

Things to do in Shantou

Historic Sites Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Fengxi Ceramic City, Guangji Gate Tower
Highlights from your plan
Nan'ao Island ©
Nan'ao Island

1
day
Dongguang County

Dongguang County
To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Dongguang County trip itinerary builder tool.

Explore your travel options from Shantou to Dongguang County with the Route module. On the 31st (Sat), you'll travel to Shenzhen.

5
nights
Shenzhen

Shenzhen ©
A fairly humble collection of farming and fishing villages and towns until 1979, you wouldn't guess as much when taking a tour of Shenzhen.
Visit Dongyong Beach and Xichong Beach for some beach relaxation. Visiting Futian Nature Reserve and Shenzhen Wild-life Zoo will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: browse the different shops at COCO Park, pause for some serene contemplation at St.Anthony's Catholic Church of Shenzhen, admire the striking features of Diwang Mansion, and look for gifts at Dong Men Pedestrian Street.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Shenzhen road trip planning tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Dongguang County to Shenzhen. In September, daytime highs in Shenzhen are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to drive to Dongguan.

Things to do in Shenzhen

Parks Shopping Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Dongyong Beach ©
Dongyong Beach
Shenzhen Mosque ©
Shenzhen Mosque
China Folk Culture Village ©
China Folk Culture Village

5
nights
Dongguan

Dongguan ©
Though humans have lived in the area for thousands of years, Dongguan only became a city in 1985.
Huashou Temple and Yuan Chonghuan Memorial Park will appeal to history buffs. Visiting Liuxi River Forest Park and Huayang Lake Wetland Park will get you outdoors. Explore Dongguan's surroundings by going to Boluo County (Luofu Mountain Huanglong Taoist Temple & Luofu Mountain). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Humen Naval Museum, walk around Qifeng Park, get engrossed in the history at Opium War Museum, and delve into the lush surroundings at Shuilianshan Forest Park.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Dongguan vacation builder site.

Getting from Shenzhen to Dongguan by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Dongguan are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Guangzhou.

Things to do in Dongguan

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Boluo County, Liuxi River Forest Park
Highlights from your plan
Liuxi River Forest Park ©
Liuxi River Forest Park
Luofu Mountain ©
Luofu Mountain
Huangqi Mountain ©
Huangqi Mountain

6
nights
Guangzhou

Guangzhou ©
A massive metropolis and critical international trading hub, Guangzhou sprawls along the Pearl River, distinctly vibrant and cosmopolitan.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Shamian Island and Museum of the Western Han Dynasty Mausoleum of the Nanyue King. Chen Clan Ancestral Hall-Folk Craft Museum and Guangdong Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Guangzhou: Foshan (The Ancestral Temple & Bruce Lee Park). The adventure continues: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sacred Heart Cathedral, get to know the resident critters at Chimelong Safari Park, and make a trip to Canton Tower.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Guangzhou visit planner.

You can drive from Dongguan to Guangzhou in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Guangzhou can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Guangzhou

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Foshan
Highlights from your plan
Shamian Island ©
Shamian Island
Chen Clan Ancestral Hall-Folk Craft Museum ©
Spas