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Vicky Wen
Tour designer

Traveling from 80 USD a day, you will glance at Beijing's best: Forbidden City, Great Wall, Lama Temple and Hutong nearby. Free time will be delightful for solo adventure.

Highlights

  • Visit royal relics such as Yonghegong Lamasery
  • Optional choices including the Summer Palace
  • View Bird’s Nest and the Water Cube

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

Your Beijing tour guide will escort you to hotel for check-in. Have some free time afterwards.

 

- Smart Tips:

  • Get your free wifi and cellphone package upon arrival.
  • DAY
    2
    Beijing
    • Activities: Tiananmen Square, The Forbidden City, Lama Temple, Pearl Store
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    • 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 enjoy breakfast at the hotel. Later, saunter on the Tian'anmen Square. The Forbidden City, aka Royal Palace Museum or Gugong Museum, is an extraordinary site which keeps the architectural beauty, history, culture, religion and politics back in the day much alive in present time.

    Try some Beijing noodle before a stop at a pearl store.

    The still functioning Lamaist temple, Lama Temple, contains three major sites for your visit: the Hall of Heavenly Kings, the Hall of Harmony and the Hall of Eternal Blessing. You will be free to explore the neighborhood after the tour.

     

    - Smart Tips:

  • Heading east about 500m from the Lama Temple, you will get to Guozijian Hutong, where you can visit Guozijian, aka the Imperial College and Confucian Temple nearby. Guozijian Hutong itself is an interesting Hutong to visit, as well as Wudaoying Hutong, which is replete with artist cafes and old Siheyuan courtyard houses.
  • Kung Fu Show at Red Theatre creates a cinematic visual experience for you.
  • You can find Hua's Restaurant, a restaurant serving delicate Beijing cuisine in a nice atmosphere.
  • DAY
    3
    Beijing
    • Activities: The Mutianyu Great Wall(with round way cable car), Free time, Shahe Cloisonne Factory
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    • 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 some free time after breakfast. Do some solo adventure nearby before we head out to the Great Wall.

    Snaking out on the mountain ridge, the Great Wall is China's enduring pride. Today you will enjoy a round-trip cable car ride at Mutianyu Section. Have lunch and visit a cloisonné factory.

    Get back downtown after the tour and enjoy some free time.

     

    - Smart Tips:

  • For a free morning, go for a flag raising ceremony on the Tian'anmen Square, or be part of the morning people practing Tai Chi or sword dancing in Beihai Park.
  • A foot massage or a body massage is needed if you want to relax after all the walking today. Ask your Beijing tour guide for direction.
  • You can get a nice insight of China's postmodern art at 798 Art Zone, where you can also find TimeoutBeijing's favorite art center Ullens Centre for Contemporary Art (UCCA).
  • DAY
    4
    Beijing
    • Activities: Free time
    • Meals: Breakfast
    • Hotels: Crowne Plaza Hotel Beijing Chaoyang U-Town 5-star hotel  |  Sunworld Hotel 4-star hotel  |  Dongfang Hotel Beijing 3-star hotel

    Beijing would be fun for your solo adventure. We have listed out things you might find interesting.

     

    - Smart Tips:

  • Take a boat trip on Kunming Lake in Summer Palace, which would be a good choice for a breezy day.
  • More than an exterior visit, you can get inside Beijing's new symbol:Bird's Nest. 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.
  • Do try the Peking Duck before you leave Beijing, even for just one bite! Out of the numerous Peking Duck restaurants, we think Peking Duck Private Kitchen is an outstanding one with great value.
  • DAY
    5
    Beijing to Beijing by Flight No. TBA
    • Activities: Hotel to airport Transfer (Beijing), Airport Transfer (Beijing)
    • Meals: Breakfast
    • Hotels: No

    

    Your 5-day Beijing tour comes to an end. Your Beijing tour guide will escort you to the airport.

    We offer extension trips to Shanghai, Xi'an, Guilin, Chengdu, Lhasa, Hong Kong and other destinations in China. Please let us know if you need any help.

    

    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!

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    Tour Type : Private Tour

    Best Season :All seasons

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