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Vicky Wen
Tour designer

Explore some of the best of China’s more than 5,000 year history on this 6 day tour presenting the top wonders and cultural elements of Beijing, the capital city.

Highlights

  • Visit classical historical attractions in Beijing including the Forbidden City and Temple of Heaven
  • View one of seven wonders of the world-the Great Wall
  • Enough free time to explore your own adventure in Beijing
  • Visit popular young people's destinations including Guozijian and 798 Art Zone
  • Experience a modern Beijing in Bird’s Nest and National Aquatics

Tour Itinerary

DAY
1
Beijing Arrival
  • Activities: Airport Transfer (Beijing)
  • Meals: No Meals
  • Hotels: Crowne Plaza Hotel Beijing Chaoyang U-Town 5-star hotel  |  Sunworld Hotel 4-star hotel  |  Dongfang Hotel Beijing 3-star hotel



Upon arrival in Beijing, your Beijing tour guide will escort you to hotel. The rest of the day is free on your own.

 

- Free time ideas: For your solo adventure, you can take a visit to the Ancient Observatory, just 2-stop away by Bus NO.29 from your hotel (Feitian Hotel Beijing). If you are traveling with kids, Beijing Amusement Park is a good choice (2 stops by Bus NO.829 )

* Note: Transfer, entrance fee and meals for your solo adventure will be on your own arrangement.

DAY
2
Beijing
  • Activities: Tiananmen Square, The Forbidden City, Lama Temple, Pearl Store
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch at Beijing Ba Guo Bu Yi Restaurant
  • Hotels: Crowne Plaza Hotel Beijing Chaoyang U-Town 5-star hotel  |  Sunworld Hotel 4-star hotel  |  Dongfang Hotel Beijing 3-star hotel

Numerous motion pictures have been filmed of the bustling scenery on Tian'anmen Square, but today you will be a part of the set. Later, get into the world-famous Forbidden City. Have lunch in a traditional restaurant serving authentic Northern-China food.

Lama Temple is one of the important and functioning Lamaist temples in Beijing. This afternoon, you will try to know about the religion in this finely-detailed temple. Stop by a pearl store to finish today's tour.

 

- Smart Tips:

  • Kung Fu Show at Red Theatre creates a cinematic visual experience for you.
  • Recommended by City Weekend, a night with cocktails at Clen Classic is a right choice for people who appreciate finer things in life.
  • Take a boat trip on Kunming Lake in Summer Palace, a good choice for a breezy day.
  • During summer, the water park in Water Cube gives your family a cool-off. Great discount booking with us.
  • Besides Wangfujing Mall, you can buy something very "Chinese" at Panjiayuan Antique Market or Liulichang Street.
  • DAY
    3
    Beijing
    • Activities: Temple of Heaven, The Mutianyu Great Wall(with round way cable car), Shahe Cloisonne Factory
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch at Xin Shuang Quan Restaurant
    • Hotels: Crowne Plaza Hotel Beijing Chaoyang U-Town 5-star hotel  |  Sunworld Hotel 4-star hotel  |  Dongfang Hotel Beijing 3-star hotel

    Temple of Heaven has an important stand in both China's history and culture. This morning, your Beijing tour guide will lead your way at this site before the drive to the Great Wall.

    There are several sections of the Great Wall and we select the most enjoyable one for your visit: Mutianyu Section. You will take an uphill cable car ride and an exciting slide-way ride downhill. Near the Great Wall, you will visit an interesting cloisonné factory to learn about the process.

    Drive back to downtown Beijing and relax yourself.

     

    - Smart Tips:

  • You can change the uphill slide-way with a walk or cable car ride if you prefer something less exciting.
  • Rub away fatigue, you can enjoy a traditional massage or spa for tonight. Your Beijing tour guide will be happy to give great tips.
  • Not just an attraction, the 798 Art Zone is also ideal for night walk and shopping.
  • If you want a taste of the famous Peking Duck, you shouldn't miss Peking Duck Private Kitchen.
  • DAY
    4
    Beijing
    • Activities: Summer Palace, Exterior visit of Beijing Olympic Stadiums(Bird's Nest and Water Cube)
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch at Courtyard 7 Restaurant
    • Hotels: Crowne Plaza Hotel Beijing Chaoyang U-Town 5-star hotel  |  Sunworld Hotel 4-star hotel  |  Dongfang Hotel Beijing 3-star hotel

    In the morning, you will take a relaxing tour at the Summer Palace. Enjoy the boat ride on Kunming Lake. Have lunch in a traditional Beijing noodle house.

    Bird's Nest and Water Cube were made known in the world for the grand Olympics 2008. This afternoon you will take an exterior visit at this great site. Free time to explore the city afterwards.

     

    - Smart Tips:

  • You can visit the Drum Tower for a drumming show at sunset. Your Beijing tour guide will point the direction.
  • A taste freshly delivered from Hong Kong, enjoy the feast at My Soup.
  • Book a night show? Golden Mask Dynasty will surely blow your mind!
  • DAY
    5
    Beijing
    • Activities: Free time in Beijing
    • Meals: Breakfast
    • Hotels: Crowne Plaza Hotel Beijing Chaoyang U-Town 5-star hotel  |  Sunworld Hotel 4-star hotel  |  Dongfang Hotel Beijing 3-star hotel

    You will have a free day in Beijing. What do you feel like doing?

     

    - Smart Tips:

  • You can find some cute Hutongs in Dongcheng District, including Guozijian Street, Wudaoying Hutong, Mao'er Hutong, Nan Luogu Xiang and other small lanes.
  • We can arrange cooking class / cycling trip in Beijing, please let us know what we can do for you.
  • Laoshe Tea House is recommended by Trip Advisor as a smart choice to learn Chinese culture whilst Peking Opera show and a cup of nice tea.
  • If you are traveling with kids, Beijing Zoo can be your best bet.
  • You can see how your food is prepared at the famous restaurant: Black Sesame Kitchen.
  • DAY
    6
    Beijing Departure
    • Activities: Hotel to airport Transfer (Beijing)
    • Meals: Breakfast

    Thanks for taking this China tour with China Travel. Hopefully we've created a beautiful memory for you. Today your Beijing tour guide will take you to the airport. See you again before long!

    Prices (Go Solo Private Tour)

    $ USD
    Apr.1- Nov.31 Superior Class Deluxe Class Tourist Class Single Room Supplement
    1 person -
    2-5 persons / /
    6-9 persons / /

    * The price may change during some festivals including the Spring Festival, Tomb Sweeping Day, Labor Day (1st May), Mid Autumn Day and National Day (1st Oct.).

    * The price is subject to change based on exchange rate.

    What's Included & Excluded

    Price Inclusion

    • Entrance fees.
    • Meals listed in the itinerary.
    • Private transfers.
    • Private English-speaking guide and driver.
    • Hotels listed in the itinerary.
    • Service Charge & Taxes.
    • China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance.
    • Luggage Transfers.

    Price Exclusion

    • International Airfare or Train Tickets to enter or leave China.
    • China Entry Visa Fees.
    • Excess Baggage Charges.
    • Personal Expenses.
    • Any meals that are not mentioned in the tour itinerary.
    • Single Room Supplement.
    Vanessa Zheng

    Tailor-make a China tour based on your needs.

    Key sites in the three major cities Beijing, Xi'an and Shanghai are all included in this 8-day China tour. Plus, No hidden fees and No tourist traps at all!

    Vernessa Zheng - Travel Advisor

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    Tour Type : Private Tour

    Best Season :Winter

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