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China Budget Break Down

During our “cherry picking” trip of China we caught 3 long distance trains and one 10 hour bus during our two months in China to enable us to get to the best parts. The costs reflected in the internal travel part of the table below include paying for our bikes and excess baggage.

Bike Statistics

  • Total Distance: 3376 km
  • Total Ride Time: 224 hours
  • Days Riding: 41
  • Days Off: 17
  • Total Days in China 58
  • Days Camping 24
  • Free Accommodation 7 + 3 nights on trains
  • Paid Accommodation 24

Expenditure Analysis

  • Average Daily Spending for food & accommodation 139 CNY
  • Visas in Hong Kong 440 HKD (NZ) / 1340 HKD (USA)
  • Visa Extension in Leshan 160 CNY (NZ) / 940 CNY (USA)

Type
% of SpendingAmount (CNY)
Amount (USD)Amount (NZD)
Totals
100%
14,163
$2,266
$2,751
Accommodation16%
2,194
$351
$426
Food Etc
41%
5,845
$935
$1,135
Visas
18%
2,535
$406
$492
Internal Travel
25%
3,589
$574
$697

** Internal Travel (Train/Bus Tickets 2244 CNY + Bikes & Excess Luggage 1345 CNY)

China Daily Statistics

** Daily spending below is for food and accommodation only

DateDayDistance (km)Riding TimeTotal Distance (km)Daily Spending (CNY)
2 Apr 2014175.894:1975.89138
3 Apr 2014281.744:48157.6350.50
4 Apr 2014300:00157.6344.00
5 Apr 2014400:00157.63225.00
6 Apr 2014528.481:36186.1111.00
7 Apr 2014642.452:37228.56168.00
8 Apr 2014775.684:42304.24196.00
9 Apr 2014883.255:48387.49124.50
10 Apr 20149108.358:05495.8439.50
11 Apr 201410105.456:58601.29148.50
12 Apr 201411143.578:26744.86206.50
13 Apr 201412110.687:19855.5488.50
14 Apr 20141370.845:10926.38227.00
15 Apr 20141400:00926.38319.00
16 Apr 20141571.595:00997.9770.00
17 Apr 20141651.94:311049.8729.00
18 Apr 201417107.6210:001157.49131.00
19 Apr 20141842.583:381200.07130.00
20 Apr 20141953.975:101254.040
21 Apr 20142075.726:041329.7630.00
22 Apr 20142138.113:051367.87280.50
23 Apr 20142200:001367.87241.00
24 Apr 201423148.229:451516.0998.00
25 Apr 20142474.266:321590.3592.00
26 Apr 20142574.24:311664.55238.00
27 Apr 20142600:001664.5599.00
28 Apr 20142700:001664.55271.00
29 Apr 20142800:001664.55347.00
30 Apr 20142900:001664.5592.00
1 May 20143000:001664.55305.50
2 May 20143182.215:461746.7643.00
3 May 20143293.095:531839.8559.00
4 May 20143375.194:491915.0456.00
5 May 20143477.055:121992.09211.00
6 May 20143597.657:082089.7412.00
7 May 20143681.636:232171.3730.00
8 May 20143794.934:372266.3090.00
9 May 20143800:002266.30203.00
10 May 20143900:002266.3083.00
11 May 20144000:002266.3097.00
12 May 20144100:002266.30218.00
13 May 20144200:002266.30377.00
14 May 20144377.255:442343.55105.00
15 May 20144440.154:292383.7019.00
16 May 20144555.84:072439.5057.00
17 May 20144660.954:052500.45110.00
18 May 201447603:332560.4575.00
19 May 20144854.363:462614.8159.00
20 May 20144963.152:442677.96322.00
21 May 20145000:002677.96224.00
22 May 20145100:002677.96190.00
23 May 20145200:002677.96211.00
24 May 201453179.898:072857.8564.00
25 May 201454129.27:212987.0523.00
26 May 201455143.97:213130.9574.00
27 May 2014561287:293258.95167.00
28 May 20145762.636:093321.580
29 May 201458130.775:333452.35408.00