17 days in Hunan Itinerary

17 days in Hunan Itinerary

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Zhuzhou
— 1 night
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Changsha
— 3 nights
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Hengyang
— 2 nights
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Zixing
— 1 night
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Jishou
— 1 day
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Fenghuang County
— 3 nights
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Zhangjiajie
— 4 nights

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Zhuzhou

Zhuzhou ©
Zhuzhou, formerly Jianning, is a prefecture-level city of Hunan Province, China, a little to the southeast of Changsha and bordering Jiangxi to the east. Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Zhuzhou Planning Exhibition Hall, don't miss a visit to Yandi Square, then admire the striking features of Zhuzhou Radio And Television Tower, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Zhuzhou Shennong Ecological Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Shifeng Park and then get in on the family fun at Zhuzhou Fantawild Adventure.

For photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Zhuzhou road trip site.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Zhuzhou is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in April, expect Zhuzhou to be slightly colder, temps between 27°C and 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Changsha.

Things to do in Zhuzhou

Theme Parks · Fun & Games · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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Historic Walking Area
Shifeng Park
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Changsha

Changsha ©

Star City

A good starting point for explorations of the province, Changsha stands as a modern city with 3,000 years of history behind it.
Go for a jaunt from Changsha to Xiangtan to see Yuhu Park about 1h 35 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Yuelu, get your game on at Orange Island Park, don't miss a visit to HuangXing NanLu BuXing ShangYeJie (ChengNan XiLu), and examine the collection at Shaping Hunan Embroidery Museum.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Changsha trip planning site.

You can drive from Zhuzhou to Changsha in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Hengyang.

Things to do in Changsha

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Fun & Games

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Mountain
Mount Yuelu
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Entertainment Center
Orange Island Park
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Historic Site
Yuelu Academy
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Hengyang

Hengyang ©
Hengyang is the second largest city of Hunan Province, China. On the 20th (Sat), hunt for treasures at Mt. Hengshan Temple Fairs, get to know the fascinating history of Hengshan Ancient City, and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Hengshan. On the 21st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Xihu Lake Park, contemplate the long history of Shigu Academy, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Ling Lake.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Hengyang using our trip planner.

You can drive from Changsha to Hengyang in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Zixing.

Things to do in Hengyang

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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Mountain
Mount Hengshan
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Zixing

Zixing
Zixing is a county-level city in Hunan Province, China, it is under the administration of Chenzhou prefecture-level City.Located on the southeast of the province, it is near to the north of the Chenzhou city proper. On the 22nd (Mon), see human ingenuity at work at Dongjiang Dam, then don't miss a visit to Wuman Xiaodongjiang Scenic Resort, then stroll through Xiaodong River, and finally snap pictures at Cable Bridge Over Xiaodong River.

To find maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Zixing trip builder tool.

Drive from Hengyang to Zixing in 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Jishou.

Things to do in Zixing

Parks · Nature
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Jishou

Jishou
Jishou is a county-level city and the seat of Xiangxi Tujia and Miao Autonomous Prefecture, Hunan province, China.Located on the west of the province, the city is bordered to the northwest by Huayuan and Baojing Counties, to the northeast by Guzhang County, to the southeast by Luxi County, to the southwest by Fenghuang County. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): take in breathtaking views at Dehang Canyon and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Aizhai Winding Road.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Jishou holiday planner.

Drive from Zixing to Jishou in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Fenghuang County.

Things to do in Jishou

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
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Fenghuang County

Fenghuang County ©
The main town of Fenghuang County boasts a rich history of more than 300 years, with well-preserved architecture and cultural traditions.
Fenghuang County is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Phoenix Hong Bridge, don't miss a visit to Huangsi Bridge Ancient City, explore the ancient world of Phoenix Ancient Town, and take an in-depth tour of Fenghuang Ancient City Museum.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Fenghuang County trip planning website.

You can drive from Jishou to Fenghuang County in an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Zhangjiajie.

Things to do in Fenghuang County

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Zhangjiajie

Zhangjiajie ©
The city of Zhangjiajie has become particularly well known for its striking surrounding landscape.
Spend the 27th (Sat) among lush scenery at Zhangjiajie National Forest Park. Spend the 29th (Mon) exploring nature at Tianmen Mountain National Forest Park. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Wulingyuan Scenic and Historic Interest Area of Zhangjiajie, enjoy breathtaking views from Huangshizhai, explore the striking landscape at Xihai Stone Forest, and make a trip to Tianzi Mountain.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Zhangjiajie trip planner.

You can drive from Fenghuang County to Zhangjiajie in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zhangjiajie

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
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