Activities: hotel pick up, visit Tian'anmen Square, the Forbidden City
The Forbidden City
Your English-speaking tour guide will pick up at your hotel between 7:00am and 8:30am, and then driving to Tian'anmen Square - one of the largest squares in the world. Later you'll visit the famous Forbidden City - served as the imperial palace for 24 Ming and Qing emperors.
Tips: Please wear casually and pay attention to the climate in Beijing. Your tour guide will contact you for the exact departure time the day before your departure date.
About 12:30 pm - 13:30 pm
Activities: lunch time
You will be arranged to have lunch in a typical Beijing local restaurant.
About 14:00 pm - 18:00 pm
Activities: visit the Temple of Heaven, the Summer Palace
The Temple of Heaven
After lunch, you'll visit the Temple of Heaven - which was built in 1420 when the city of Beijing was designated as the capital of the Ming Empire and a full range of palaces were therefore constructed. Later on you'll visit the Summer Palace - it is said to be the best preserved imperial garden in the world, and the largest of its kind still in existence in modern China.
You will also have a chance to learn about traditional Chinese medicine. Safe and sound, you will return to your hotel at about 6pm.
* This Beijing tour is NOT available on Mondays because the Forbidden City is closed on Mondays.
*Your information about name, passport number and nationality is required to get Forbidden City tickets. Please provide them after you pay.
Price Per Person in US Dollars
* 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-7th Oct.).
* The price is subject to change based on exchange rate.
Entrance fees to scenic spots as listed in the itinerary
Meal as specified in the itinerary
Shared transfer between your hotel and scenic spots
A shared English tour guide
A licensed shared driver
Service charges & government taxes
Airfare/train tickets/hotel/China visa
Any meals not listed above
Tips to the tour guide and driver
Personal expenses such as drinks, shopping and attractions not listed in the itinerary
Excess baggage charges and travel insurance
Extra fee may be applied if there is a pickup or drop-off earlier 09:00 or later than 19:00.