China in March

Last updated by wendysong at 2014-4-20

Table of Contents

TOP

Overview

March is a preferred and suitable month for spring outing, for the temperature begins to rise in China, especially in South China. In South China, the weather is becoming more and more comfortable day by day and various flowers start to bloom, which is best suitable for touring and sightseeing, though there is abundant rainfall there. People in South China start to wear spring coats instead of winter clothes. In North China, it is gradually becoming warm and snow melts quickly. Melting snow absorbs lots of heat, thus, it’s still cold in North China, though not that chilly as February. The temperature in Beijing ranges from -1 to 11 ºC. Meanwhile, it rains frequently in Central China, experiencing chilly and wet weather condition.

TOP

March Packing Suggestion

North: Though it begins to warm up in the day, the temperature is below 0℃ in the evening. Thus, fleeces, down jacket and warm clothes are still needed.

Central: Thick coats, sweaters and rain capes are necessary due to the damp and chilly weather. The temperature around 0℃ (32F).

South: It becomes warmer and warmer day by day. Coats, shirts and spring pants are needed. However, it’s a little bit cold at night, thus, it’s suggested that tourists should bring some warm clothes in case of the cold air’s attacking. Besides, due to the continuous drizzling, tourists had better bring umbrellas with them, though the rain isn’t heavy at all.

TOP

Why Visit China in March?

1. The temperature stars to rise and the weather becomes comfortable in most areas of China, especially in South China, which is comfortable and suitable for touring.

2. Due to the favorable weather condition, the flowers begin to bloom in many areas of South China, presenting an ocean of blossoms. Besides, the beautiful natural scenery in South China is at its best.

3. March is not the peak tourist season. Thus, it’s not so crowded in tourist resorts, bringing convenience and comfort to tourists.  

TOP

Beware of Some Conditions during an March Visit

1. Though South China starts to warm up, the continuous drizzling brings some inconvenience to tourists.

2. It is still cold and chilly in North and Central China.

TOP

Top Destinations in March

TOP

Nanjing

Appreciating Plum Blossom in Nanjing: Every spring, from mid-February to late-March, plum blossoms are in full bloom in Nanjing. It’s a traditional spring outing activity for the local citizens to appreciate plum blossoms on Plum Blossom Mountain. Besides, the Plum Blossom Mountain National Forest Park, covering an area of over 400 mu, is ranked as one of the top 4 plum areas in China. There are a great variety of excellent plum blossoms with numerous bright colors.

TOP

Hunan

Admiring Peach Blossom in the Peach Garden: Every March, when the peach blossoms are flourishing in peach garden of Hunan Province, there are too many beautiful things to be appreciated at once. The Peach Garden is located in the peach garden County of Hunan Province.

TOP

Yunnan

Appreciating Camellias in Yunnan: Yunnan, with flowers in full bloom everywhere, is ranked as the top tourist destination for a spring outing. Among the various blooms, camellias are the most famous. Since ancient times, it is said that the camellias in Yunnan are the finest under heaven. Every year, from February to May, various camellias of a great variety are flourishing and competing with each other for beauty of looks.

TOP

Suzhou

Suzhou, situated on the shores of Lake Taihu in Jiangsu Province near the Yangtze River is celebrated as one of the most beautiful tourist destinations in China. As the World Heritage site, Suzhou boasts a number of characteristic gardens, among which Suzhou Gardens are famous across the world. In March, in the beautiful sunshine, tourists can go sightseeing in a number of gardens in Suzhou, such as Humble Administrator Garden, Lion Grove Garden, Lingering Garden, Ouyuan Garden and Xiyuan Garden.

TOP

Hangzhou

Hangzhou of Zhejiang Province is celebrated as “the most beautiful and elegant place in the world". Hangzhou boasts the most charming scenery in March and April. In March, various flowers are in full bloom in Hangzhou, such as peach blossoms, cherry blossoms, tulips and rape flowers. Besides, the well-known West Lake in Hangzhou, which can be likened to pearls, offers its pure beauty to tourists. In addition, some other natural attractions are in their best, such as Hangzhou Botanical Garden and Guozhuang Garden.

Related Topics:

There are 0 comments on this topic

Post your comment on this topic

You can post as a guest, yet we suggest sign up first!!

Submit

 

Most Recommended Topics

Chinese Food

Chinese Food

The preparation of food was traditionally manag…>> details

Chinese Kung Fu

Chinese Kung Fu

Kung Fu (an Anglicization of >gongfu> [功夫]), me…>> details

Chinese Taiji Quan

Chinese Taiji Quan

Overview Millions of people practice Taiji …>> details

Shaolin Kung Fu

Shaolin Kung Fu

China is a country of much greatness. It is a l…>> details

China National Day

China National Day

October 1st is Chinese National Day. National D…>> details

Recommended Tours

Yabuli Skiing Tour

4-Days Yabuli Skiing Tour

Visit Harbin, Yabuli

from USD $ 539

Beijing to Urumqi Silk Road Adventure by Shangri-la Express

12-Days Beijing to Urumqi Silk Road Adventure by Shangri-la Express

Visit Beijing, Luoyang, Xian, Tianshui, Jiayuguan, Dunhuang, Turpan, Urumqi

from USD $ 2,499

Xi'an Quick and Easy Tour

2-Days Xi'an Quick and Easy Tour

Visit Xian

from USD $ 209

Interesting to Know

Why Group Travel? China Tours for Mother's Day Tailor-making China Tours

Travel Confidently with Us

Customers

10,000 Satisfied Customers

Customers

50 Years in China Travel Industry

Customers

Quick Response within 24 hours

Customers

Secured Online Payment

Customers

Group Tours with Solo Adventure

Customers

No Hidden Fees and No Traps