2 days in Beijing & Xi'an Itinerary

2 days in Beijing & Xi'an Itinerary

Created using Inspirock China trip planner

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Beijing
— 1 day
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Xi'an
— 1 night
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Beijing

— 1 day
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 25th (Tue): appreciate the extensive heritage of Summer Palace (Yiheyuan).

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Beijing holiday builder site.

Jinan to Beijing is an approximately 4-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in August, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Xi'an.

Things to do in Beijing

Historic Sites
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Xi'an

— 1 night

Birthplace of Chinese Civilization

Historians often describe Xi'an, capital city for over a dozen dynasties, as the birthplace of Chinese civilization.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): make a trip to Kaiyuan Square, then take an in-depth tour of The Museum of Qin Terra-cotta Warriors and Horses, and then explore the ancient world of Xi'an City Wall (Chengqiang).

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Xi'an route maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Beijing to Xi'an takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. August in Xi'an sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Xi'an

Museums · Historic Sites
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