9 days in China Itinerary

9 days in China Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hong Kong
— 2 nights
2
Shanghai
— 2 nights
3
Beijing
— 4 nights

2
nights
Hong Kong

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): examine the collection at Flagstaff House Museum of Tea Ware, then take in panoramic vistas at Victoria Peak (The Peak), then take a leisurely stroll along Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade, and finally make a trip to Hong Kong Skyline. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun): find something for the whole family at Hong Kong Disneyland.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Hong Kong trip builder app.

Islamabad, Pakistan to Hong Kong is an approximately 13-hour flight. Traveling from Islamabad to Hong Kong, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Islamabad in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Hong Kong, with lows of 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Shanghai.

Things to do in Hong Kong

Theme Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Hong Kong Disneyland ©
Hong Kong Disneyland
Victoria Peak (The Peak) ©
Victoria Peak (The Peak)
Hong Kong Skyline ©
Hong Kong Skyline

2
nights
Shanghai

Shanghai ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): wander the streets of Maoming Road, admire the natural beauty at Yu Garden (Yuyuan), then enjoy breathtaking views from Shanghai World Financial Center, then enjoy breathtaking views from Oriental Pearl Tower (Dongfang Mingzhu), and finally take some stellar pictures from Jin Mao Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jade Buddha Temple, see the interesting displays at Shanghai Museum (Shanghai Bowuguan), then take in the pleasant sights at The Bund (Wai Tan), and finally shop like a local with Nanjing Lu (Nanjing Road).

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Shanghai online tour planner.

Fly from Hong Kong to Shanghai in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. August in Shanghai sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Beijing.

Things to do in Shanghai

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Bund (Wai Tan) ©
The Bund (Wai Tan)
Yu Garden (Yuyuan) ©
Yu Garden (Yuyuan)
Shanghai World Financial Center ©
Shanghai World Financial Center

4
nights
Beijing

Beijing
As the political and cultural capital of China, Beijing stands at the heart of Chinese history, buzzing with the energy of its high population density and centuries of importance.
Beijing is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see Mutianyu Great Wall, get engrossed in the history at Lama Temple (Yonghegong), get a sense of history and politics at Temple of Heaven, and take some stellar pictures from Jingshan Park (Jingshan Gongyuan).

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Beijing attractions planning app.

You can fly from Shanghai to Beijing in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Shanghai in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 24°C in Beijing. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Beijing

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Mutianyu Great Wall
Mutianyu Great Wall
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan) ©
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
The Palace Museum ©
The Palace Museum

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