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Boutique China

Private Travel | General interest 15 Days & 14 Nights Lead-in price: £4355 Current prices from: £4355
This tour explores China’s fascinating architectural heritage with stays in heritage properties, combined with visits to some of the major cultural sites including the Great Wall of China, the Terracotta Warriors and the ancient city of Pingyao. Stay in sensitively restored traditional houses, rural villages and the older districts of major cities for a glimpse of ancient China.

The Cox & Kings signature experiences

  • Stay in former merchant homes, courtyard mansions & shikumen buildings
  • Relax at the luxurious Angsana Lintong spa hotel near Xian
  • Discover rural China with a stay in a tiny village in Wuyuan County
  • Stay in 4- & 5- star accommodation

Beijing

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 236 439 1152 2068 2781 3086 3188 3086 2679 1966 1050 337
Min temp (C)(F) -1014 -719 -130 745 1355 1864 2272 2068 1457 745 -130 -719
Sunshine hours 6 7 8 8 9 9 8 8 8 7 6 6
Daylight hours 10 11 12 13 14 15 15 14 12 11 10 9
Rainfall (mm)(in) 20 40 70 181 291 653 1526 1436 422 181 70 20
Rainy Days 2 3 4 5 6 9 14 12 7 5 4 1
Humidity N N N N L M H H L N N N
UV 2/L 3/M 4/M 6/H 8/VH 9/VH 9/VH 8/VH 6/H 4/M 2/L 1/L
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Chengdu

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 948 1152 1661 2272 2679 2882 3086 3086 2577 2068 1559 1152
Min temp (C)(F) 236 439 846 1355 1763 2068 2272 2272 1864 1457 948 439
Sunshine hours 2 2 4 4 5 5 5 6 3 2 2 2
Daylight hours 10 11 12 13 14 14 14 13 12 11 11 10
Rainfall (mm)(in) 90 131 251 552 944 1144 24510 2399 1426 512 231 70
Rainy Days 9 8 11 14 16 16 17 16 17 16 10 8
Humidity N N N N L M H H L N N N
UV 4/M 6/H 8/VH 10/VH 11/E 11+/E 11+/E 11/E 9/VH 7/H 5/M 4/M
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Chongqing

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 1050 1254 1864 2373 2781 2984 3391 3493 2882 2272 1763 1254
Min temp (C)(F) 643 745 1152 1559 1966 2272 2577 2577 2170 1763 1254 846
Sunshine hours 1 2 3 4 4 4 6 7 4 2 2 1
Daylight hours 10 11 12 13 14 14 14 13 12 11 11 10
Rainfall (mm)(in) 191 201 381 964 1576 1636 1596 1295 1416 974 502 251
Rainy Days 12 11 12 15 18 16 12 11 15 18 16 14
Humidity N N N N M H VH VH M N N N
UV 4/M 6/H 8/VH 10/VH 11/E 11+/E 11+/E 11/E 10/VH 7/H 5/M 4/M
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Datong

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 134 32 745 1661 2373 2781 2882 2679 2170 1559 541 -327
Min temp (C)(F) -171 -147 -719 134 846 1355 1661 1559 846 134 -719 -155
Sunshine hours 7 7 8 9 9 10 8 8 8 8 7 6
Daylight hours 10 11 12 13 14 15 15 14 12 11 10 9
Rainfall (mm)(in) 30 40 100 201 301 482 1004 974 512 231 80 10
Rainy Days 2 3 4 6 7 10 15 13 9 6 3 2
Humidity L M M H VH VH VH VH H M L L
UV 2/L 3/M 4/M 6/H 8/VH 9/VH 10/VH 9/VH 7/H 4/M 2/L 1/L
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Guangzhou

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 1864 1864 2170 2679 3086 3188 3391 3290 3188 2984 2475 2068
Min temp (C)(F) 1050 1152 1559 1966 2373 2475 2577 2577 2475 2170 1661 1152
Sunshine hours 4 3 2 3 4 5 7 6 6 6 6 5
Daylight hours 11 11 12 13 13 14 13 13 12 12 11 11
Rainfall (mm)(in) 371 622 904 1887 28611 28611 2279 2339 1857 763 432 251
Rainy Days 8 11 14 15 18 19 16 16 13 8 7 6
Humidity N N N L H VH VH VH VH M N N
UV 7/H 9/VH 11/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11/E 9/VH 7/H 6/H
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Guilin

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 1254 1355 1763 2373 2781 3086 3391 3391 3188 2679 2068 1559
Min temp (C)(F) 541 745 1152 1661 2068 2373 2577 2475 2272 1763 1254 745
Sunshine hours 2 2 2 3 4 5 8 7 6 5 4 4
Daylight hours 11 11 12 13 13 14 14 13 12 12 11 11
Rainfall (mm)(in) 552 833 1245 24310 32513 30412 2058 1646 703 914 783 462
Rainy Days 14 14 18 21 19 18 15 15 9 10 11 11
Humidity N N N N M H VH VH H L N N
UV 6/H 8/VH 10/VH 11/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 10/VH 9/VH 7/H 5/M
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Hangzhou

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 846 948 1457 2068 2577 2882 3391 3290 2781 2272 1763 1152
Min temp (C)(F) 134 236 643 1254 1763 2170 2577 2577 2068 1457 846 337
Sunshine hours 4 4 4 5 5 5 8 8 6 5 5 5
Daylight hours 10 11 12 13 14 14 14 13 12 11 11 10
Rainfall (mm)(in) 602 883 1185 1325 1687 1978 1355 1416 1697 793 592 472
Rainy Days 13 14 16 17 16 15 12 13 14 12 12 12
Humidity N N N N L H VH VH M N N N
UV 4/M 6/H 8/VH 10/VH 10/VH 11/E 11/E 11/E 9/VH 7/H 5/M 4/M
Sea temp (C)(F) 1050 745 846 1152 1661 2272 2679 2781 2679 2272 1966 1457

Hong Kong

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 1864 1966 2170 2577 2882 3086 3188 3188 3086 2882 2475 2068
Min temp (C)(F) 1355 1457 1661 2068 2475 2679 2679 2679 2577 2373 1966 1559
Sunshine hours 5 4 4 4 5 6 7 7 6 6 6 6
Daylight hours 11 11 12 13 13 13 13 13 12 12 11 11
Rainfall (mm)(in) 251 482 743 1616 29812 36614 32513 37715 25310 1305 351 281
Rainy Days 6 9 10 11 15 19 17 17 14 8 6 4
Humidity N N N N M H VH VH H M N N
UV 7/H 9/VH 11/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11/E 9/VH 7/H 7/H
Sea temp (C)(F) 2068 2068 2272 2373 2679 2882 2984 2984 2882 2781 2475 2272

Kashgar

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 32 439 1457 2272 2679 3086 3290 3188 2679 2068 1050 236
Min temp (C)(F) -1112 -621 236 948 1355 1661 1864 1763 1254 541 -228 -818
Sunshine hours 5 5 6 7 8 10 10 9 9 8 6 5
Daylight hours 10 11 12 13 14 15 15 14 12 11 10 9
Rainfall (mm)(in) 30 50 80 100 171 110 110 161 100 50 30 10
Rainy Days 2 3 2 2 3 4 4 4 3 1 1 2
Humidity L M M VH Vh E E VH H M M L
UV 2/L 3/M 5/M 8/VH 10/VH 11/E 11/E 10/VH 7/H 5/M 3/M 2/L
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Lhasa

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Avg temp (C)(F) -229 134 541 847 1254 1661 1660 1558 1356 947 337 -130
Sunshine hours 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Daylight hours 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rainfall (mm)(in) 0 0 0 10 20 70 131 131 60 10 0 0
Rainy Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Humidity
UV
Sea temp (C)(F)

Lijiang

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 1254 1355 1559 1864 2170 2272 2272 2170 2068 1864 1559 1355
Min temp (C)(F) -228 32 236 643 948 1254 1355 1254 1152 745 236 -228
Sunshine hours 8 8 8 7 7 4 4 5 5 5 7 7
Daylight hours 11 11 12 13 13 14 14 13 12 12 11 10
Rainfall (mm)(in) 60 141 281 351 592 1717 2189 1968 1436 733 161 70
Rainy Days 3 5 7 9 13 22 25 24 20 12 6 3
Humidity H VH E E E E E E E VH H M
UV 6/H 8/VH 11/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 9/VH 7/H 5/M
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Luoyang

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 745 948 1559 2272 2882 3391 3290 3188 2781 2272 1457 846
Min temp (C)(F) -425 -228 337 1050 1559 2068 2373 2272 1661 1050 439 -228
Sunshine hours 5 5 6 6 7 8 7 7 6 6 5 5
Daylight hours 10 11 12 13 14 14 14 13 12 11 10 10
Rainfall (mm)(in) 70 120 251 462 502 622 1456 934 894 492 271 80
Rainy Days 3 4 6 9 8 8 13 11 12 9 6 3
Humidity M M H VH VH VH E VH VH M M L
UV 3/M 4/M 6/H 8/VH 10/VH 10/VH 11/E 10/VH 8/VH 5/M 3/M 2/L
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Nanjing

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 745 846 1355 2068 2577 2984 3290 3290 2781 2272 1661 1050
Min temp (C)(F) -228 32 439 1050 1661 2068 2577 2475 1966 1355 643 32
Sunshine hours 5 5 5 6 6 6 7 7 6 6 5 5
Daylight hours 10 11 12 13 14 14 14 13 12 11 11 10
Rainfall (mm)(in) 321 522 703 873 974 1566 2018 1225 954 562 532 271
Rainy Days 8 10 11 12 11 10 13 12 11 10 9 8
Humidity M M H VH VH E E VH VH H M M
UV 3/M 5/M 7/H 9/VH 10/VH 11/E 11/E 10/VH 9/VH 6/H 4/M 3/M
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Pingyao

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 236 541 1152 1966 2577 2984 3086 2882 2373 1864 1050 337
Min temp (C)(F) -1112 -818 -228 541 1152 1559 1864 1763 1152 541 -228 -916
Sunshine hours 6 6 7 7 8 9 8 8 7 7 6 6
Daylight hours 10 11 12 13 14 15 14 14 12 11 10 10
Rainfall (mm)(in) 30 60 141 251 341 582 1295 1084 723 341 141 40
Rainy Days 2 3 5 6 6 9 14 13 11 7 4 2
Humidity L M M H VH VH E VH H M M L
UV 2/L 3/M 5/M 7/H 9/VH 10/VH 11/E 10/VH 7/H 5/M 3/M 2/L
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Qingdao

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 337 439 948 1559 2170 2475 2781 2984 2577 2068 1355 541
Min temp (C)(F) -425 -327 134 745 1355 1763 2272 2373 1864 1254 541 -130
Sunshine hours 6 6 7 8 8 8 6 7 7 7 6 6
Daylight hours 10 11 12 13 14 15 14 13 12 11 10 10
Rainfall (mm)(in) 110 131 221 452 552 934 2098 1727 904 402 281 110
Rainy Days 5 5 5 7 7 9 15 12 9 7 6 6
Humidity N N N N N N M H L N N N
UV 2/L 3/M 5/M 7/H 9/VH 9/VH 10/VH 9/VH 7/H 5/M 3/M 2/L
Sea temp (C)(F) 745 541 643 948 1355 1966 2475 2679 2475 2068 1559 1050

Sanya, Hainan Island

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 2577 2679 2882 3086 3290 3188 3188 3188 3188 3086 2882 2679
Min temp (C)(F) 1763 1966 2170 2373 2577 2577 2577 2577 2475 2373 2068 1864
Sunshine hours 5 5 5 6 7 6 7 6 6 6 6 6
Daylight hours 11 12 12 13 13 13 13 13 12 12 11 11
Rainfall (mm)(in) 100 100 171 462 1245 1887 1596 2199 27511 24610 753 191
Rainy Days 8 8 7 8 11 14 13 18 18 15 10 8
Humidity VH E E E E E E E E VH VH VH
UV 9/VH 11/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 10/VH 9/VH 8/VH
Sea temp (C)(F) 2373 2373 2475 2679 2882 2984 2882 2984 2984 2882 2679 2475

Shanghai

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 745 846 1254 1864 2373 2781 3188 3188 2781 2272 1763 1050
Min temp (C)(F) 32 134 541 1050 1661 2068 2577 2577 2170 1457 948 236
Sunshine hours 4 4 5 5 6 6 7 8 6 5 5 5
Daylight hours 10 11 12 13 14 14 14 13 12 11 11 10
Rainfall (mm)(in) 432 602 843 1034 1155 1596 1355 1365 1526 582 522 371
Rainy Days 11 12 14 15 15 15 12 11 13 12 11 10
Humidity N N N N N M VH VH M N N N
UV 4/M 5/M 7/H 9/VH 10/VH 11/E 11/E 11/E 9/VH 7/H 4/M 3/M
Sea temp (C)(F) 1050 846 846 1152 1661 2170 2577 2781 2577 2272 1864 1457

Suzhou

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 745 846 1355 1966 2475 2882 3290 3290 2781 2272 1661 1050
Min temp (C)(F) 32 134 541 1050 1661 2068 2577 2475 2068 1457 846 236
Sunshine hours 4 4 4 5 6 6 7 8 6 5 5 5
Daylight hours 10 11 12 13 14 14 14 13 12 11 11 10
Rainfall (mm)(in) 412 602 813 984 1114 1636 1466 1285 1345 602 502 361
Rainy Days 11 12 14 15 15 14 12 12 13 12 11 11
Humidity N N N N N M VH VH M N N N
UV 4/M 5/M 7/H 9/VH 10/VH 11/E 11/E 11/E 9/VH 7/H 4/M 3/M
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Taiyuan

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 134 439 1050 1864 2577 2882 2882 2781 2373 1763 846 236
Min temp (C)(F) -139 -1014 -327 439 1050 1457 1864 1661 1050 337 -425 -1112
Sunshine hours 6 6 7 8 9 9 8 7 7 7 6 6
Daylight hours 10 11 12 13 14 15 14 14 12 11 10 10
Rainfall (mm)(in) 30 60 120 231 341 632 1215 1195 643 311 120 30
Rainy Days 2 3 4 6 6 10 15 13 10 7 4 2
Humidity L M M H VH VH VH VH H M M L
UV 2/L 3/M 5/M 7/H 9/VH 10/VH 10/VH 9/VH 7/H 5/M 3/M 2/L
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Urumqi

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) -818 -621 439 1763 2475 2984 3188 3086 2475 1457 236 -621
Min temp (C)(F) -180 -163 -621 541 1152 1661 1864 1763 1152 337 -719 -155
Sunshine hours 5 6 7 9 10 10 10 10 9 8 5 4
Daylight hours 9 10 12 13 15 15 15 14 12 11 10 9
Rainfall (mm)(in) 70 90 181 301 311 351 261 201 231 221 161 110
Rainy Days 8 6 7 6 5 7 8 6 5 4 6 8
Humidity L L M H VH VH VH VH H M L L
UV 1/L 2/L 4/M 6/H 8/VH 9/VH 9/VH 8/VH 6/H 3/M 2/L 1/L
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Wuhan

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 846 1050 1559 2170 2679 3086 3391 3391 2882 2373 1763 1152
Min temp (C)(F) -130 134 643 1254 1864 2272 2577 2577 1966 1457 745 134
Sunshine hours 4 4 4 5 6 6 8 8 6 5 5 5
Daylight hours 10 11 12 13 14 14 14 13 12 11 11 10
Rainfall (mm)(in) 351 582 954 1416 1636 2108 1616 1255 843 853 582 291
Rainy Days 11 12 15 16 14 12 10 9 10 12 12 10
Humidity M M VH VH VH E E E VH H M M
UV 4/M 5/M 8/VH 9/VH 10/VH 11/E 11/E 11/E 9/VH 7/H 5/M 3/M
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Xiamen

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 1763 1763 1966 2373 2781 3086 3290 3290 3188 2781 2475 1966
Min temp (C)(F) 1050 1050 1254 1661 2170 2475 2679 2577 2475 2170 1763 1254
Sunshine hours 5 4 4 4 5 6 9 8 7 6 6 6
Daylight hours 11 11 12 13 13 14 13 13 12 12 11 11
Rainfall (mm)(in) 381 703 924 1426 1596 2118 1556 1546 1195 331 361 241
Rainy Days 9 12 14 14 17 17 10 12 8 6 6 7
Humidity N N N N M H VH VH H M N N
UV 6/H 8/VH 11/E 11/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11/E 9/VH 7/H 6/H
Sea temp (C)(F) 1763 1763 1864 2170 2475 2679 2882 2882 2781 2577 2272 1966

Xian

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 541 846 1457 2068 2679 3188 3290 3188 2475 1966 1254 643
Min temp (C)(F) -425 -228 337 948 1457 1966 2272 2170 1559 1050 337 -327
Sunshine hours 4 4 5 6 6 7 7 7 5 4 4 4
Daylight hours 10 11 12 13 14 14 14 13 12 11 10 10
Rainfall (mm)(in) 60 110 271 502 663 542 974 723 1094 663 261 60
Rainy Days 4 5 7 10 10 8 11 10 13 12 8 4
Humidity N N N N L H VH H L N N N
UV 3/M 4/M 6/H 8/VH 10/VH 11/E 11/E 10/VH 8/VH 6/H 4/M 3/M
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Yangshuo

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 1355 1355 1763 2373 2882 3086 3290 3290 3086 2679 2170 1661
Min temp (C)(F) 643 745 1152 1661 2068 2373 2475 2475 2272 1763 1254 745
Sunshine hours 3 2 2 3 4 5 7 7 6 5 5 4
Daylight hours 11 11 12 13 13 14 13 13 12 12 11 11
Rainfall (mm)(in) 532 813 1144 2249 31212 29312 2008 1867 833 853 693 442
Rainy Days 13 14 17 20 19 18 16 16 10 10 10 11
Humidity N N N N M H VH VH H L N N
UV 6/H 8/VH 10/VH 11/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11/E 9/VH 7/H 6/H
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Yichang

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 948 1050 1559 2170 2679 3086 3290 3290 2781 2272 1661 1152
Min temp (C)(F) 134 337 745 1355 1763 2170 2475 2475 1966 1457 948 337
Sunshine hours 3 3 3 4 5 6 7 7 5 4 4 3
Daylight hours 10 11 12 13 14 14 14 13 12 11 11 10
Rainfall (mm)(in) 201 301 602 994 1285 1516 2028 1787 1225 873 492 221
Rainy Days 9 10 13 15 14 14 14 13 13 13 12 10
Humidity N N N N L H VH VH M N N N
UV 4/M 6/H 8/VH 10/VH 11/E 11/E 11/E 11/E 9/VH 7/H 5/M 3/M
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Zhengzhou

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 643 846 1457 2170 2781 3290 3290 3188 2679 2170 1457 846
Min temp (C)(F) -523 -327 337 948 1559 2068 2373 2272 1661 1050 337 -327
Sunshine hours 5 5 6 7 8 8 7 7 6 6 5 5
Daylight hours 10 11 12 13 14 14 14 13 12 11 10 10
Rainfall (mm)(in) 70 110 231 432 472 693 1526 1285 723 422 251 80
Rainy Days 3 4 6 8 7 8 13 10 10 8 6 3
Humidity N N N N L H VH H L N N N
UV 3/M 4/M 6/H 8/VH 9/VH 10/VH 11/E 10/VH 8/VH 5/M 3/M 2/L
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Zhongdian (Shangri-La)

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 745 846 1152 1457 1763 1864 1864 1864 1763 1559 1152 948
Min temp (C)(F) -719 -523 -228 134 541 948 1050 948 846 337 -228 -621
Sunshine hours 7 7 7 7 6 5 4 5 5 5 7 7
Daylight hours 11 11 12 13 14 14 14 13 12 12 11 10
Rainfall (mm)(in) 50 110 221 361 592 1275 1958 1717 1024 622 141 60
Rainy Days 5 9 12 13 14 22 25 23 20 12 7 5
Humidity H VH E E E E E E E VH H M
UV 6/H 8/VH 11/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 9/VH 7/H 5/M
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Arniston

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 2679 2679 2577 2272 2068 1966 1864 1864 1966 2170 2373 2577
Min temp (C)(F) 1763 1763 1661 1457 1254 1050 948 948 1050 1254 1457 1661
Sunshine hours 9 8 7 6 6 5 6 6 7 7 8 9
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 291 331 351 572 422 512 492 582 331 412 321 231
Rainy Days 7 8 9 10 11 11 11 13 10 10 8 7
Humidity E E VH H M L L M H VH VH E
UV 11+/E 11/E 9/VH 6/H 3/M 2/L 2/L 4/M 6/H 8/VH 10/VH 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) 2170 2170 2068 1864 1763 1763 1661 1661 1661 1763 1864 1966

Cape Town

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 2577 2577 2475 2272 1966 1763 1763 1763 1864 2068 2272 2475
Min temp (C)(F) 1559 1559 1457 1254 1050 846 846 846 948 1050 1254 1457
Sunshine hours 11 10 9 7 6 5 6 6 7 9 10 11
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 321 311 432 823 1365 1897 1646 1636 964 612 402 432
Rainy Days 5 4 5 8 12 13 13 14 11 9 6 6
Humidity L L L N N N N N N N N N
UV 11+/E 11/E 9/VH 6/H 4/M 3/M 3/M 4/M 6/H 8/VH 11/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) 1966 1966 1864 1763 1763 1661 1559 1559 1559 1661 1763 1864

Cederberg Wilderness Area

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 2577 2577 2475 1966 1661 1355 1355 1355 1661 1966 2272 2475
Min temp (C)(F) 1050 1050 948 643 337 236 134 134 337 439 745 948
Sunshine hours 12 11 10 8 7 6 7 8 8 10 11 12
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 120 191 241 361 723 773 663 703 301 281 231 201
Rainy Days 2 3 4 5 7 7 8 8 6 4 3 4
Humidity E E VH H M M M M H VH E E
UV 11+/E 11+/E 10/VH 7/H 4/M 3/M 3/M 5/M 7/H 9/VH 11+/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Constantia

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 2577 2577 2475 2272 1966 1763 1763 1763 1864 2068 2272 2475
Min temp (C)(F) 1559 1559 1457 1254 1050 948 846 846 948 1050 1254 1457
Sunshine hours 11 10 9 7 6 5 6 6 7 8 10 10
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 341 351 422 1014 1576 1747 1667 1526 954 723 452 412
Rainy Days 5 4 5 8 12 13 13 13 11 8 6 7
Humidity E E VH H M L M M H VH E E
UV 11+/E 11/E 9/VH 6/H 3/M 2/L 3/M 4/M 6/H 9/VH 11/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) 2068 2068 1966 1864 1763 1661 1559 1559 1661 1661 1763 1966

Durban

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 2781 2882 2781 2679 2475 2373 2272 2373 2373 2475 2577 2781
Min temp (C)(F) 2170 2170 2068 1763 1457 1152 1152 1254 1559 1661 1864 2068
Sunshine hours 6 7 7 7 7 7 8 7 6 6 6 6
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 11 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 1406 1255 1185 683 562 311 301 542 763 984 1165 1014
Rainy Days 16 13 12 9 6 4 4 6 10 15 16 15
Humidity M M M L N N N N N N L L
UV 11+/E 11+/E 10/VH 7/H 5/M 4/M 4/M 5/M 7/H 10/VH 11+/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) 2679 2679 2679 2577 2475 2373 2272 2272 2272 2272 2475 2577

Franschhoek

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 2882 2882 2781 2373 1966 1864 1661 1763 1966 2170 2475 2679
Min temp (C)(F) 1457 1457 1355 1152 846 745 643 643 846 948 1152 1355
Sunshine hours 11 10 9 7 6 6 6 7 7 9 10 11
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 261 271 321 793 1416 1456 1416 1385 793 622 402 301
Rainy Days 4 4 5 8 10 10 10 10 9 7 6 6
Humidity E E VH H M M M M H VH E E
UV 11+/E 11+/E 9/VH 6/H 4/M 3/M 3/M 4/M 6/H 9/VH 11/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Graaf Reinet

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 3188 3086 2781 2475 2170 1864 1966 2068 2373 2577 2781 3086
Min temp (C)(F) 1559 1559 1457 1152 846 541 541 643 745 948 1152 1355
Sunshine hours 11 9 9 8 7 7 8 9 9 9 10 11
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 321 432 512 281 231 131 161 211 131 321 321 341
Rainy Days 5 7 8 6 4 4 3 4 4 6 6 6
Humidity E E VH H M M M M H VH E E
UV 11+/E 11+/E 10/VH 7/H 4/M 3/M 3/M 5/M 7/H 9/VH 11+/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Grahamstown

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 2679 2781 2577 2475 2272 2068 1966 2068 2272 2272 2373 2577
Min temp (C)(F) 1457 1559 1457 1152 846 643 541 643 846 1050 1254 1355
Sunshine hours 8 8 7 7 6 6 7 7 7 7 8 9
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 622 713 77030 492 452 341 371 532 622 773 703 683
Rainy Days 9 9 9 7 5 4 4 5 7 10 10 9
Humidity E E VH H M M M M H VH E E
UV 11+/E 11+/E 9/VH 6/H 4/M 3/M 3/M 4/M 6/H 9/VH 11/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Hermanus

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 2475 2475 2373 2170 1966 1864 1763 1763 1864 2068 2272 2373
Min temp (C)(F) 1559 1661 1457 1355 1152 948 846 948 1050 1254 1457 1559
Sunshine hours 10 9 8 7 6 5 6 6 7 8 9 10
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 201 231 291 462 693 833 763 783 512 482 331 201
Rainy Days 5 5 6 8 11 11 11 12 10 8 6 7
Humidity E E VH H M M M M H VH E E
UV 11+/E 11/E 9/VH 6/H 4/M 3/M 3/M 4/M 6/H 8/VH 11/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) 2068 2068 1966 1864 1763 1661 1559 1661 1661 1661 1864 1966

Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 2984 2984 2882 2679 2475 2373 2373 2475 2577 2577 2272 2882
Min temp (C)(F) 1966 1966 1864 1661 1355 1152 1152 1254 1457 1559 1457 1864
Sunshine hours 8 8 8 7 8 8 8 8 8 7 9 8
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 11 10 11 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 1255 1195 873 562 432 281 291 392 412 984 331 934
Rainy Days 12 11 10 8 6 4 5 5 8 11 6 11
Humidity E E VH H M M M H VH VH E E
UV 11+/E 11+/E 10/VH 7/H 5/M 4/M 4/M 6/H 8/VH 10/VH 11+/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Johannesburg

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 2679 2679 2577 2272 2068 1763 1864 2068 2373 2475 2577 2679
Min temp (C)(F) 1559 1559 1355 1050 643 337 337 541 948 1254 1355 1457
Sunshine hours 8 8 8 8 9 9 9 10 10 9 8 9
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 11 11 11 11 12 13 13 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 1345 934 924 562 151 90 40 80 281 763 1124 1134
Rainy Days 14 10 11 8 3 2 1 2 3 9 13 14
Humidity L L N N N N N N N N N L
UV 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 9/VH 6/H 5/M 5/M 7/H 9/VH 11/E 11+/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Knysna

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 2373 2475 2272 2272 2068 1966 1864 1864 1864 1966 2170 2272
Min temp (C)(F) 1661 1661 1559 1457 1254 1050 948 1050 1050 1254 1355 1559
Sunshine hours 9 8 7 7 6 6 6 7 7 8 8 9
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 683 622 733 783 713 693 673 954 753 904 743 653
Rainy Days 10 10 10 9 9 9 8 10 11 12 10 11
Humidity N N N N N N N N N N N N
UV 11+/E 11/E 9/VH 6/H 3/M 3/M 3/M 4/M 6/H 8/VH 11/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) 2272 2272 2272 2068 2068 1966 1864 1864 1864 1966 2068 2170

Kruger National Park

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 3493 3391 3290 3086 2882 2679 2679 2882 3086 3086 3290 3391
Min temp (C)(F) 2272 2170 2068 1763 1254 846 948 1152 1457 1763 1966 2170
Sunshine hours 9 8 8 8 9 8 9 9 9 8 9 9
Daylight hours 13 13 12 12 11 11 11 11 12 13 13 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 813 622 381 301 100 60 70 90 131 422 572 823
Rainy Days 6 7 5 4 2 2 1 1 2 5 6 7
Humidity VH VH H M M L L L M M H VH
UV 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 9/VH 6/H 5/M 5/M 7/H 9/VH 11/E 11+/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Langebaan

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 2984 3086 2882 2577 2272 1966 1864 2068 2272 2577 2781 2882
Min temp (C)(F) 2068 2068 1966 1661 1355 1152 1050 1254 1457 1661 1864 2068
Sunshine hours 11 11 9 8 6 6 6 7 8 9 10 11
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 60 60 90 261 392 532 492 361 271 161 120 80
Rainy Days 3 2 4 6 10 10 11 10 9 6 4 5
Humidity E E VH H M M M M H VH E E
UV 11+/E 11/E 9/VH 6/H 4/M 3/M 3/M 4/M 6/H 8/VH 11/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) 1966 1966 1864 1763 1763 1661 1559 1559 1559 1661 1763 1864

Montagu

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 3086 3086 2882 2475 2170 1864 1763 1966 2170 2373 2679 2984
Min temp (C)(F) 1559 1559 1355 1050 745 439 439 541 745 948 1254 1355
Sunshine hours 11 10 9 7 6 6 7 7 8 9 9 11
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 141 181 251 392 381 412 371 442 261 271 251 171
Rainy Days 5 5 6 7 7 7 8 8 8 7 7 6
Humidity E E VH H M M M M H VH E E
UV 11+/E 11+/E 9/VH 6/H 4/M 3/M 3/M 4/M 6/H 9/VH 11/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Mpumalanga

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Avg temp (C)(F) 2475 2577 2475 2272 1966 1763 1763 1864 1966 2068 2272 2373
Sunshine hours 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Daylight hours 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rainfall (mm)(in) 100 100 80 60 20 20 40 30 60 70 90 90
Rainy Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Humidity
UV
Sea temp (C)(F)

Paarl

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 3086 3086 2984 2577 2170 1966 1864 1864 2170 2475 2781 2984
Min temp (C)(F) 1661 1661 1559 1254 948 745 643 745 948 1457 1355 1559
Sunshine hours 12 11 10 8 6 6 6 7 8 9 11 11
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 171 211 261 743 1185 1335 1175 1094 161 492 291 211
Rainy Days 4 3 4 7 11 11 11 11 10 7 5 6
Humidity E E VH H M M M M VH VH E E
UV 11+/E 11/E 9/VH 6/H 4/M 3/M 3/M 4/M 9/VH 8/VH 11/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Paternoster

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 2373 2475 2373 2170 1966 1763 1763 1763 1864 2068 2170 2272
Min temp (C)(F) 1457 1457 1457 1355 1152 1050 948 948 1050 1152 1254 1457
Sunshine hours 11 10 9 8 6 6 6 7 8 9 10 11
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 60 40 100 201 331 452 371 381 191 120 90 70
Rainy Days 3 2 3 6 8 9 9 10 7 5 4 3
Humidity N N N N N N N N N N N N
UV 11+/E 11/E 9/VH 6/H 4/M 3/M 3/M 4/M 6/H 9/VH 11/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) 1966 1966 1864 1763 1763 1661 1559 1559 1559 1661 1763 1864

Pilanesberg National Park

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 3188 3086 2882 2679 2373 2068 2170 2475 2882 3086 3086 3086
Min temp (C)(F) 1763 1763 1559 1152 745 337 337 643 1152 1152 1661 1763
Sunshine hours 9 8 8 8 9 9 10 10 10 9 9 9
Daylight hours 14 13 12 12 11 11 11 11 12 13 13 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 1064 1014 773 522 151 90 40 30 161 572 793 1245
Rainy Days 11 9 9 5 1 1 1 1 3 7 10 12
Humidity E E E VH H M M H VH E E E
UV 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 9/VH 6/H 5/M 5/M 7/H 9/VH 11/E 11+/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Plettenberg Bay

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 2475 2577 2373 2272 2068 1966 1966 1966 1966 2068 2272 2475
Min temp (C)(F) 1661 1661 1559 1355 1152 948 846 846 948 1152 1355 1559
Sunshine hours 9 8 8 7 6 6 7 7 7 8 9 9
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 733 663 743 773 753 683 693 974 793 904 773 663
Rainy Days 9 9 9 8 8 8 8 10 10 11 10 10
Humidity E E VH H M M M M H VH E E
UV 11+/E 11/E 9/VH 6/H 3/M 3/M 3/M 4/M 6/H 8/VH 11/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) 2272 2272 2272 2170 2068 1966 1864 1864 1864 1966 2068 2170

Port Elizabeth

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 2679 2679 2679 2475 2272 2170 2068 2068 2170 2272 2373 2577
Min temp (C)(F) 1864 1864 1763 1457 1152 846 846 948 1152 1355 1457 1661
Sunshine hours 9 8 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 8 8 9
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 351 392 502 522 512 492 422 582 542 552 492 341
Rainy Days 8 8 10 8 8 7 7 9 8 11 10 8
Humidity E E VH H M M M M H VH E E
UV 11+/E 11/E 9/VH 6/H 4/M 3/M 3/M 4/M 6/H 8/VH 11/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) 2272 2272 2272 2170 2068 1864 1864 1763 1763 1864 1966 2068

Pretoria

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 2882 2882 2781 2475 2272 1966 2068 2272 2679 2781 2781 2882
Min temp (C)(F) 1661 1661 1457 1152 643 337 337 541 1050 1254 1457 1559
Sunshine hours 8 8 8 8 9 9 10 10 10 9 9 9
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 11 11 11 11 12 13 13 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 1345 753 793 552 120 90 30 60 201 753 1034 1144
Rainy Days 13 10 10 7 2 2 1 2 3 9 12 14
Humidity E E E VH H M M H VH E E E
UV 11+/E 11+/E 11+/E 9/VH 6/H 5/M 5/M 7/H 9/VH 11/E 11+/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Stellenbosch

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 2781 2781 2679 2373 1966 1763 1661 1763 1864 2170 2475 2679
Min temp (C)(F) 1355 1457 1355 1050 846 745 643 643 745 948 1152 1254
Sunshine hours 11 10 9 8 6 6 6 7 8 9 10 11
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 341 291 452 803 1325 1656 1506 1566 894 653 422 442
Rainy Days 5 4 5 8 12 13 12 13 11 9 6 6
Humidity L L L N N N N N N N N L
UV 11+/E 11/E 9/VH 6/H 4/M 3/M 3/M 4/M 6/H 8/VH 11/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Swellendam

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 3188 3086 2882 2577 2272 2068 1966 2068 2272 2475 2781 2984
Min temp (C)(F) 1763 1763 1559 1254 948 643 643 745 948 1152 1457 1559
Sunshine hours 10 9 8 7 6 6 6 7 7 8 9 10
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 371 452 482 653 512 442 452 602 381 502 402 311
Rainy Days 6 6 7 8 9 9 10 10 9 9 7 7
Humidity E E VH H M M M M H VH E E
UV 11+/E 11/E 9/VH 6/H 3/M 3/M 3/M 4/M 6/H 8/VH 11/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

The Drakensberg Mountains

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 2475 2475 2373 2170 1966 1661 1661 1966 2170 2272 2272 2475
Min temp (C)(F) 1254 1254 1050 745 236 -228 -228 134 541 846 948 1152
Sunshine hours 7 7 7 7 8 8 8 9 8 7 7 8
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 11 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 1978 1697 1536 572 181 131 120 231 311 773 1205 1757
Rainy Days 18 17 16 9 4 2 2 4 6 14 16 19
Humidity E E E VH M M M H VH E E E
UV 11+/E 11+/E 11/E 8/VH 5/M 4/M 4/M 6/H 8/VH 11/E 11+/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A

Winelands

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 2984 3086 2882 2577 2170 1864 1763 1864 2068 2373 2679 2882
Min temp (C)(F) 1559 1661 1457 1254 948 745 643 745 846 1152 1355 1457
Sunshine hours 12 11 10 8 6 6 6 7 8 9 11 12
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 251 221 351 622 1225 1486 1275 1245 723 502 321 351
Rainy Days 4 4 4 7 11 11 11 12 10 18 5 5
Humidity E E VH H M M M M H VH E E
UV 11+/E 11/E 9/VH 6/H 4/M 3/M 3/M 4/M 6/H 8/VH 11/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) 1966 1966 1864 1763 1763 1661 1559 1559 1559 1661 1763 1864

Worcester

  J F M A M J J A S O N D
Max temp (C)(F) 3086 3086 2882 2577 2170 1966 1864 1966 2170 2475 2679 2984
Min temp (C)(F) 1559 1559 1457 1254 846 643 541 643 846 1050 1254 1457
Sunshine hours 11 10 9 8 6 6 7 7 8 9 10 11
Daylight hours 14 13 12 11 10 10 10 11 12 13 14 14
Rainfall (mm)(in) 100 131 151 321 502 673 632 612 361 331 201 131
Rainy Days 4 4 5 8 10 10 10 10 9 7 6 6
Humidity E E VH H M M M M H VH E E
UV 11+/E 11+/E 9/VH 6/H 4/M 3/M 3/M 4/M 6/H 9/VH 11/E 11+/E
Sea temp (C)(F) N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A N/AN/A
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Superior Private Tour in brief

Day 1: Fly to Beijing

(N)

Day 2: Arrive in Beijing

Arrive and transfer to Hotel Cote Cour Beijing in Beijing for a 2-night stay. This traditional courtyard house is situated in an ancient hutong (an old district of narrow streets). (N)

Day 3: Beijing

Morning guided visit to Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City, followed by a stroll through the historic Liulichang district and the hutongs nearby. (B, L)

Day 4: Great Wall of China

Leave Beijing for a journey north to the Great Wall at Jinshanling, a quiet and dramatic section of the wall. After some time to explore and walk on the wall, continue to the small village of Mutianyu located near an accessible section of the wall. Here you will stay overnight at the Brickyard Eco Retreat, where hotel accommodation has been established in the grounds of a former traditional tile glazing factory, with rooms that provide views of the Great Wall. (B, L, D)

Days 5-6: Pingyao

Travel on China’s new high-speed rail network to the ancient city of Pingyao. Stay 2 nights at Jing’s Residence, a charming boutique hotel housed in the former home of a Qing dynasty-era silk merchant. The beautifully decorated rooms showcase both modern artworks and Chinese antiques. The following day you will be taken on a walking tour of Pingyao’s ancient town centre, strolling along streets lined with Qing architecture and past shops with hanging lanterns. (B)

Days 7-8: Xian & the Terracotta Warriors

Continue by high-speed train to Xian. This former Silk Road trading city retains some of its historic character, laid out in a grid pattern within huge perimeter walls. On arrival you will be met and transferred north of the city for a 2-night stay at the award-winning spa hotel Angsana Xian Lintong, which lies in the shadow of Lishan mountain, just 15 minutes from the legendary Terracotta Warriors. Spend the following day discovering this stunning archaeological site with an expert guide. (B)

Days 9-10: Fly to Shanghai

Fly to Shanghai, then transfer to the Langham Xintiandi hotel (upgrades available to the luxury Capella Shanghai), located at the gateway to the historic Xintiandi district in the heart of the former French Concession, an area notable for its 19th-century shikumen (‘stone gate’) buildings, many of which have been converted into galleries, cafes and restaurants. Your visit to Shanghai will include a guided tour of the Jade Buddha temple, the Yu garden and the historic Bund. (B)

Days 11-12: Wuyuan

Travel by high-speed train west into Wuyuan county, ending with a short journey by car to the tiny village of Yan, a protected 900-year-old settlement. Stay here for 2 nights at the Skywells Wuyuan, a boutique property that has been renovated from a rare 300-year-old courtyard mansion and lovingly restored using traditional building techniques and retaining many original features. Explore the surrounding countryside via a number of walking trails. (B, D)

Day 13: Shanghai

Take the train back to Shanghai for your final night in the city. Stay overnight at the Langham Xintiandi hotel. (B)

Day 14: Fly home

Transfer to the airport and fly home. (B)

Meal basis

As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.

Important Information Accessibility

This tour may involve climbing some steep steps on the Great Wall of China. A reasonable level of fitness is required. You may need to carry your luggage at train stations.

Superior tour

This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.

Single supplement

Available on request.

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  • The Langham Xintiandi Shanghai
    The Langham Xintiandi Shanghai

    The Langham Xintiandi Shanghai is well located in the heart of the French Concession, the fashionable landmark of Shanghai. The hotel provides 357 spacious rooms and suites designed to blend classical elegance and contemporary innovation. Dining options include a choice of distinctly styled restaurants serving western and Chinese specialities, bars and a cafe with an outdoor terrace. Guests can indulge at the Chuan Spa and be pampered with an extensive selection of therapies. Other leisure facilities include an indoor heated pool and a fitness studio.

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  • The Jing's Residence
    The Jing's Residence

    Formerly home to a wealthy silk merchant during the Qing Dynasty, The Jing’s Residence is a small and charming boutique hotel set in beautiful courtyards reflecting Pingyao’s architectural history. The hotel offers 19 beautifully decorated and contemporary rooms combining modern artworks with traditional Chinese antiques. Favourably situated in the heart of the old city, all sights and attractions are within walking distance. The restaurant offers both local and international cuisine and other facilities include a library and a bar.

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  • Hotel Cote Cour Beijing
    Hotel Cote Cour Beijing

    Hotel Cote Cour Beijing is located in the hutong district of old Beijing, convenient for exploring the sites of the city. This traditional courtyard house traditionally served as the home for dancers and musicians of the imperial courts. It has since been lovingly restored to become a boutique hotel with 14 well-appointed rooms and combines traditional Chinese architecture and design with modern amenities and comfort.

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Guideline Prices

Low season from £4355 per person

High season from £4655 per person

 

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Additional Information

Please call 020 7873 5000 for more information or to make a booking.

Prices above are per person in pounds sterling (£), based on two people sharing a twin-room. The prices which were valid at the time of publication, may be subject to change, particularly as a result of variable flight costs. You will be informed of any such changes prior to booking.

 
  • • International flights (and domestic flights if applicable)
    • UK departure and overseas airport taxes
    • Accommodation, itinerary & meal basis as described
    • Local Transfers in a private chauffeur-driven vehicle
    • The support (if required) of an English speaking local representative
    • Local guides and entrance fees where applicable

Destinations on this tour

  • Beijing

    Beijing is a modern and fashionable city whose cityscape is changing almost daily....

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  • Pingyao

    Pingyao is the best-preserved historic town in the region populated by the Han ethnic...

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  • Xian

    Xian rests in Shaanxi province and is one of the oldest settled parts of China. The city...

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  • Shanghai

    Shanghai has in recent years become one of the world’s most dynamic cities, which can be...

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  • Shanghai

    Shanghai has in recent years become one of the world’s most dynamic cities, which can be...

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  • Shanghai

    Shanghai has in recent years become one of the world’s most dynamic cities, which can be...

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