33 days in Guangdong Itinerary

33 days in Guangdong Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zhuhai
— 4 nights
2
Zhanjiang
— 3 nights
3
Guangzhou
— 6 nights
4
Zhaoqing
— 2 nights
5
Qingyuan
— 3 nights
6
Renhua County
— 1 night
7
Chaozhou
— 4 nights
8
Dongguan
— 4 nights
9
Shenzhen
— 5 nights

4
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.
Explore Zhuhai's surroundings by going to Zhongshan (Jinzhong Reservoir, Zhongshan Zhan Park, &more) and Cha'an Temple (in Jiangmen). Spend the 30th (Tue) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Chimelong Ocean Kingdom. The adventure continues: head off the coast to Ye Li Dao and don't miss a visit to Zhuhai Lovers' Road.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Zhuhai trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Zhuhai is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Zhanjiang.

Things to do in Zhuhai

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Zhongshan, Cha'an Temple
Highlights from your plan
Chimelong Ocean Kingdom ©
Chimelong Ocean Kingdom
Zhongshan Zhan Park ©
Zhongshan Zhan Park
Jinzhong Reservoir ©
Jinzhong Reservoir

3
nights
Zhanjiang

Zhanjiang ©
Zhanjiang, is a prefecture-level city at the southwestern end of Guangdong province, People's Republic of China, facing Hainan to the south.Its population was 6,994,832 inhabitants at the 2010 census. Spend the 5th (Sun) exploring nature at Huguangyan Scenic Area. The adventure continues: head off the coast to Longhaitian Island, explore the activities along Jinsha Bay, and walk around Cunjinqiao Park.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Zhanjiang trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Zhuhai to Zhanjiang takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Guangzhou.

Things to do in Zhanjiang

Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Cunjinqiao Park ©
Cunjinqiao Park

6
nights
Guangzhou

Guangzhou ©
A massive metropolis and critical international trading hub, Guangzhou sprawls along the Pearl River, distinctly vibrant and cosmopolitan.
Pack the 10th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Chimelong Paradise. Next up on the itinerary: head off the coast to Shamian Island, meet the residents at Chimelong Safari Park, browse the collection at Guangzhou Library, and make a splash at Chimelong Water Park.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Guangzhou attractions planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Zhanjiang to Guangzhou. In July, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Zhaoqing.

Things to do in Guangzhou

Parks · Theme Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Shamian Island ©
Shamian Island
Canton Tower ©
Canton Tower
Moxingling ©
Moxingling

2
nights
Zhaoqing

Zhaoqing ©
A much-loved getaway for residents wanting to escape the bustle of nearby cities, Zhaoqing stands as a prefecture-level city interspersed with bursts of nature and scenery.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): explore the activities along Xinghu Lake of Zhaoqing and then explore the fascinating underground world of Seven Star Crags (Qixing Yan). Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Dinghu Lake and then take in the awesome beauty at Dinghu Mountain Resort.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Zhaoqing day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Guangzhou to Zhaoqing in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in July, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can drive to Qingyuan.

Things to do in Zhaoqing

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Dinghu Mountain Resort ©
Dinghu Mountain Resort
Dinghu Lake ©
Dinghu Lake
Seven Star Crags (Qixing Yan) ©
Seven Star Crags (Qixing Yan)

3
nights
Qingyuan

Qingyuan
Qingyuan, formerly romanized as Tsingyun, is a prefecture-level city in northern Guangdong, China, on the banks of the Bei or North River. Change things up with a short trip to Cave Fairland in Yingde (about 1h 20 min away). There's much more to do: get into the urban bustle at Guangzhong Back Yard, stop by Qingyuan Xuanzhen Drifting, and take in the awesome beauty at Gulong Gorge.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Qingyuan route planner.

You can drive from Zhaoqing to Qingyuan in 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Qingyuan are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Renhua County.

Things to do in Qingyuan

Nature · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Cave Fairland, Qingyuan Xuanzhen Drifting

1
night
Renhua County

Renhua County ©
On the 18th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Biechuan Temple and then take in the awesome beauty at Shaoguan Danxia Mountain Geopark.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Renhua County trip planner.

You can drive from Qingyuan to Renhua County in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Chaozhou.

Things to do in Renhua County

Nature · Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Shaoguan Danxia Mountain Geopark ©
Shaoguan Danxia Mountain Geopark

4
nights
Chaozhou

Chaozhou ©
Chaozhou, alternatively transliterated as Chiuchow, Chaochow, or Teochew, is a city in the eastern Guangdong province of the China. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Chaozhou: Huangqi Mountain (in Jieyang) and Shantou (Chen Ci Hong Mansion, Nan'ao Island, &more). There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Guangji Gate Tower, make a trip to Jiadi Lane, snap pictures at Guangji Bridge, and take in the waterfront activity at Chaozhou Binjiang Gallery.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Chaozhou trip itinerary planning website.

Drive from Renhua County to Chaozhou in 5.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Chaozhou can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Dongguan.

Things to do in Chaozhou

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Shantou, Huangqi Mountain
Highlights from your plan
Huangqi Mountain ©
Huangqi Mountain
Nan'ao Island ©
Nan'ao Island

4
nights
Dongguan

Dongguan ©
Though humans have lived in the area for thousands of years, Dongguan only became a city in 1985.
Step out of Dongguan with an excursion to Huizhou West Lake in Huizhou--about 1h 10 min away. There's much more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Huangqi Mountain, stroll around Dongguan People's Park, don't miss a visit to Huangdaxian Temple of Dongguan, and buy something for everyone on your list at One Mall.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Dongguan day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Chaozhou to Dongguan takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In July in Dongguan, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 31°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Shenzhen.

Things to do in Dongguan

Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trip

Huizhou West Lake
Highlights from your plan
Huangqi Mountain ©
Huangqi Mountain
Huizhou West Lake ©
Huizhou West Lake
One Mall ©
One Mall

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.
Pack the 28th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Happy Valley of Shenzhen. Pack the 29th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at OCT East Shenzhen. Next up on the itinerary: walk around Shenzhen Bay Park, don't miss a visit to Dafen Oil Painting Village, find something for the whole family at China Folk Culture Village, and try out the rides at Shenzhen Window of the World.

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Traveling by car from Dongguan to Shenzhen takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Shenzhen, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 31°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Shenzhen

Theme Parks · Shopping · Parks
Highlights from your plan
China Folk Culture Village ©
China Folk Culture Village
Shenzhen Bay Park ©
Shenzhen Bay Park
Shenzhen Lianhuashan Park ©
Shenzhen Lianhuashan Park