30 days in Guangdong Itinerary

30 days in Guangdong Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Shenzhen
— 5 nights
2
Shantou
— 3 nights
3
Meizhou
— 2 nights
4
Zhuhai
— 5 nights
5
Jiangmen
— 3 nights
6
Guangzhou
— 6 nights
7
Conghua
— 4 nights

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Futian Nature Reserve and Shenzhen Wild-life Zoo. Get some historical perspective at Shenzhen Mosque and China Folk Culture Village. Go for a jaunt from Shenzhen to Nan'ao County to see Yangmeikeng Valley about 1h 15 min away. Next up on the itinerary: buy something for everyone on your list at Wanxiang Tiandi, have fun at Sea World, play a few rounds at Mission Hills Golf Club, and stop by Dong Men Pedestrian Street.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Shenzhen trip maker website.

Kathmandu, Nepal to Shenzhen is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Kathmandu to Shenzhen is 2.2 hours. Traveling from Kathmandu in January, plan for a bit warmer nights in Shenzhen, with lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can go by car to Shantou.

Things to do in Shenzhen

Shopping · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Yangmeikeng Valley
Highlights from your plan
Luohu Commerical City (Lo Wu Shopping Plaza) ©
Dongyong Beach ©
Dongyong Beach
Shenzhen Mosque ©
Shenzhen Mosque

3
nights
Shantou

Shantou ©
Shantou, China usually refers to Shantou (汕头), a Prefecture-level city in Guangdong Province. Step out of the city life by going to Nan'ao Island and Chaozhou Binjiang Gallery. Do some cultural sightseeing at Jufeng Temple and Guangji Gate Tower. Get out of town with these interesting Shantou side-trips: Fengxi Ceramic City (in Chao'an County) and Chaozhou (Ancient City Wall of Chaozhou, Confucianism Palace of Haiyang County, &more). There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Chen Ci Hong Mansion and contemplate the long history of Chen Cihong Former residence.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Shantou route builder tool.

You can drive from Shenzhen to Shantou in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in January, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to Meizhou.

Things to do in Shantou

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Chaozhou, Fengxi Ceramic City
Highlights from your plan
Kaiyuan Temple ©
Kaiyuan Temple
Nan'ao Island ©
Nan'ao Island
Chen Cihong Former residence ©
Chen Cihong Former residence

2
nights
Meizhou

Meizhou ©
Meizhou is a prefecture-level city in eastern Guangdong province, China. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): examine the collection at Hakka Museum of China, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Thousand Buddhas Tower, and then identify plant and animal life at Yannanfei Tea Field. Keep things going the next day: head outdoors with Meizhou Yannanfei Chatian Vacation Village and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Lingguang Temple.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Meizhou online day trip planner.

You can drive from Shantou to Meizhou in 2.5 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Zhuhai.

Things to do in Meizhou

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

Mei County
Highlights from your plan
Lingguang Temple ©
Lingguang Temple
Hakka Museum of China ©
Hakka Museum of China

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Chung Shan Hot Spring Golf Club and Sanxiang Quanlin Tourist Resort. Get some cultural insight at Zhuhai Wanzai Seafood Street and Sun Yat Sen's Residence Memorial Museum. Spend the 24th (Thu) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Chimelong Ocean Kingdom. And it doesn't end there: browse the different shops at Yangming Plaza, get outside with Ocean Spring Resort, steep yourself in history at Former Residence of Su Manshu, and appreciate the history behind Zhuhai Martyrs Cemetery.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Zhuhai travel route app.

Traveling by car from Meizhou to Zhuhai takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In January, daytime highs in Zhuhai are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can drive to Jiangmen.

Things to do in Zhuhai

Outdoors · Shopping · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Zhongshan
Highlights from your plan
Yangming Plaza ©
Yangming Plaza
Sun Yat Sen's Residence Memorial Museum ©
Sun Yat Sen's Residence Memorial Museum
Zhuhai Wanzai Seafood Street ©
Zhuhai Wanzai Seafood Street

3
nights
Jiangmen

Jiangmen ©
Jiangmen, formerly romanized in Cantonese as Kongmoon, is a prefecture-level city in Guangdong Province in southern China. Xinhui Museum and Xiangshan Commercial Culture Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Kaiping Diaolou and Villages and Zhongshan Fufeng Wen Tower. Venture out of the city with trips to Zhongshan (Daishin new sinks, SunWen XiLu WenHua LvYou BuXingJie, &more) and Jiangmen Zili Village Watch Tower (in Kaiping). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Baishuidai Park, take an in-depth tour of Wuyi Huaqiao Museum, and contemplate the long history of Chen Baisha Shrine.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Jiangmen trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Zhuhai to Jiangmen in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to drive to Guangzhou.

Things to do in Jiangmen

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Zhongshan, Kaiping
Highlights from your plan
Kaiping Diaolou and Villages ©
Kaiping Diaolou and Villages
Baishuidai Park ©
Baishuidai Park
Xiangshan Commercial Culture Museum ©
Xiangshan Commercial Culture Museum

6
nights
Guangzhou

Guangzhou ©
A massive metropolis and critical international trading hub, Guangzhou sprawls along the Pearl River, distinctly vibrant and cosmopolitan.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Shamian Island and Beijing Road Ancient Avenue. Appreciate the collections at Chen Clan Ancestral Hall-Folk Craft Museum and Guangdong Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Guangzhou side-trips: Guangzhong Back Yard (in Qingyuan) and Bruce Lee Park (in Foshan). Next up on the itinerary: browse the different shops at Parc Central, don't miss a visit to Canton Tower, see the interesting displays at Liwan Museum, and stop by Beijing Road Raw Material For Medicine Shopping Mall.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Guangzhou trip planner.

Traveling by car from Jiangmen to Guangzhou takes 1.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Guangzhou are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Conghua.

Things to do in Guangzhou

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Guangzhong Back Yard, Bruce Lee Park
Highlights from your plan
Shamian Island ©
Shamian Island
Chen Clan Ancestral Hall-Folk Craft Museum ©

4
nights
Conghua

Conghua ©
Step out of the city life by going to Mt. Yunji Nature Reserve and Liuxi River Forest Park. Step out of Conghua with an excursion to Sea Turtle Reserve Area in Huidong County--about 6h 15 min away.

For photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Conghua trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Guangzhou to Conghua takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in February, and nighttime lows around 13°C. On the 10th (Sun), you're off to home.

Things to do in Conghua

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Mt. Yunji Nature Reserve, Sea Turtle Reserve Area
Highlights from your plan
Liuxi River Forest Park ©
Liuxi River Forest Park