33 days in Hong Kong, Shanghai & Tokyo Itinerary

33 days in Hong Kong, Shanghai & Tokyo Itinerary

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Hong Kong, China
— 10 nights
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Shanghai, China
— 7 nights
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Tokyo, Japan
— 15 nights

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Hong Kong, China

Hong Kong ©

Pearl of the Orient

Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Step off the beaten path and head to Sandbox VR and Cheung Chau Island. Pack the 16th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Hong Kong Disneyland. The adventure continues: trek along Dragon's Back, make a trip to Central, appreciate the history behind Po Lin Monastery, and stop by L&K Custom Tailor.

To find maps and more tourist information, refer to the Hong Kong trip app.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Hong Kong is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Hong Kong Standard Time (HKT) is 7 hours. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Amsterdam in March; daily highs in Hong Kong reach 26°C and lows reach 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Parks · Museums · Theme Parks · Historic Sites
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Hong Kong Disneyland ©
Hong Kong Disneyland
Dragon's Back ©
Dragon's Back
Cheung Chau Island ©
Cheung Chau Island

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Shanghai, China

Pearl of the Orient

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Walking tours and Shanghai Tower. There's lots more to do: take in the pleasant sights at The Bund (Wai Tan), appreciate the history behind Jade Buddha Temple, wander the streets of Tian Zi Fang, and admire the natural beauty at Yu Garden (Yuyuan).

For ratings and tourist information, read Shanghai trip site.

You can fly from Hong Kong to Shanghai in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Hong Kong in March, with highs in Shanghai at 18°C and lows at 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel to Tokyo.

Things to do in Shanghai

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Walking tours
The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Bund International Architecture Exhibition ©
Bund International Architecture Exhibition

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Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo ©
Tokyo holds the status of most populous metropolitan area in the world--a fact you'll find tangible as you walk the bustling streets and explore its diverse neighborhoods and cultures.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Chidorigafuchi and Meguro River. Explore Tokyo's surroundings by going to Yokohama (Sankeien Gardens, Yokohama Intl Passenger Terminal, &more), Musashino (Inokashira Park & Kichijoji) and Narita (Naritasan Shinsho-ji Temple, Naritasan Park, &more). And it doesn't end there: relax and rejuvenate at Waho-An NATURE Tokyo, stroll around Kinuta Park, contemplate the long history of Hozomon, and take in nature's colorful creations at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Tokyo trip itinerary planning site.

You can fly from Shanghai to Tokyo in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone difference moving from China Standard Time to Japan Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in March, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tokyo

Side Trips

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Waho-An NATURE Tokyo ©
Waho-An NATURE Tokyo
Chidorigafuchi ©
Chidorigafuchi
Meguro River ©
Meguro River

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