20 days in Beijing & Hong Kong Itinerary

20 days in Beijing & Hong Kong Itinerary

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20 days in Beijing & Hong Kong Itinerary

Hong Kong
bus + Fly:  5​h 30​min
Beijing
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h 30​min
Hong Kong
— 17 nights
Hong Kong

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): shop like a local with Wang Fu Jing Da Jie, then look for gifts at Nanluoguxiang, and then take an in-depth tour of The Palace Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sun): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Lost Plate Beijing Food Tours, browse for treasures at Panjiayuan Antique Market, and then steep yourself in history at Temple of Heaven (Tiantan Park).

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Beijing sightseeing planner.

Hong Kong to Beijing is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and train; or drive. Traveling from Hong Kong in November, things will get much colder in Beijing: highs are around 50°F and lows about 31°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hong Kong.

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Nanluoguxiang ©
Nanluoguxiang
The Palace Museum ©
The Palace Museum
Temple of Heaven (Tiantan Park) ©
Temple of Heaven (Tiantan Park)

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Hong Kong

Hong Kong ©
Witness the vibrant skyline of Hong Kong, an impressive urban territory on the southern coast of China.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Stanley, Hong Kong and Flower Market Road. For shopping fun, head to IFC mall or Tsim Sha Tsui. Venture out of the city with trips to Macau (Casino at Venetian Macao, City of Dreams, & more). Pack the 21st (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Hong Kong Disneyland. Pack the 25th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Ocean Park. And it doesn't end there: browse the eclectic array of goods at Yuen Po Street Bird Garden, take a stroll through Mongkok, tour the pleasant surroundings at Clear Water Bay Second Beach, and take in panoramic vistas at Victoria Peak (The Peak).

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Hong Kong itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Beijing to Hong Kong takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or drive. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Beijing in November; daily highs in Hong Kong reach 78°F and lows reach 69°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

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Bird Garden Yuanpu Street ©
Bird Garden Yuanpu Street
Ruins of St. Paul's ©
Ruins of St. Paul's
Hong Kong Museum of History ©
Hong Kong Museum of History

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