Beijing is one of the most popular tourism cities for all the international travelers. Most people know Beijing is the capital of China, but less people know that Beijing is also the capital of the last three feudal dynasties – the Yuan, the Ming and the Qing Dynasty. Through this 5-day package tour, you will capture the essence of this amazing city covering Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Hutong, Summer Palace, Capital Museum, Yonghe Palace, Olympic Park, Mutianyu Great Wall, Dingling Tomb. Take this tour to see the best of Beijing and know well of Chinese culture.
Highlights of this tour: *Look Mao’s portrait at the world largest urban square – Tiananmen Square *Skip the lines at the world largest imperial palace – the Forbidden City *Discover the beliefs and worship of Chinese emperors at the Temple of Heaven. *Walk along the willow path, feeling the elegance of Chinese top imperial garden- the Summer Palace *Conquer the top Wonder of the World – the Great Wall of China at Mutianyu. *Explore ancient China from Capital Museum and Yonghe Palace. *With private driver and English guide, as well as our 10+ years experience, you will love your tour and completely feel the magic of this wonderland.
Upon your arrival at Beijing airport / train station, our driver will pick you up from the exit gate by holding a welcome board with your name. Drive around 1 hour to Beijing downtown hotel for your check in. Free and easy on your own arrangement for rest of the day.
AM: Our guide and driver will pick you up from hotel after breakfast. Then you will visit the famous Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City. After a short sightseeing at Tiananmen Square, you will walk across the Golden Water Bridge and come to the splendid Forbidden City built 600 years ago, where you will be impressed by the gorgeous imperial palaces and vast storage of historical relics.
Noon: Lunch in local restaurant.
PM: After lunch, visit the Temple of Heaven where Emperors of the Ming and the Qing Dynasties prayed for agriculture harvest from Heaven yearly. Then you will take a rickshaw to explore Hutong, here you will get a look of the other side of Beijing people’s daily life. Afterwards escort back to your hotel.
AM: After hotel breakfast, meet your guide and driver at the hotel lobby. Today, you will learn more histories by visiting one of the most important museums – Beijing Capital Museum (close on each Monday). It was built on site of Beijing Confucius Temple. Through the 5000+ exhibition relics, you will learn about the city’s history and development, Chinese folk culture, Chinese traditional ceramic artworks, etc. That would be a great visual and spiritual feast.
After that, continue your visit toYonghe Palace, also called The Lama Temple because it was translated into the largest Buddhist temple in Beijing in Mid and Late Qing Dynasty.
Noon: Lunch in lcoal restaurant.
PM: After lunch, come to Summer palace. It is the largest and best-preserved royal park in China for emperors’ entertainment with centralized architectural masterpieces. At last, pay a outer visit to Olympic Park. During 2008 Beijing Olympics, the park served as the major space for many sports items. Now here is translated into a new municipal district. You will have about 30 mins to take photos of the Bird Nest and Water Tube.
AM: At 8:30, meet the tour guide at your hotel lobby and begin the trip to the famous world’s heritage, the Mutianyu Great Wall which enjoys the best quality among all Wall sections in Beijing. If you want to reach the highest point, your guide will help you to buy the cable car tickets on spot.
Noon: Lunch in local restaurant.
PM: After lunch, we will drive to visit Dingling Tomb, one of the most visited Ming Tombs in Beijing. It is the only officially excavated one among the 13 Ming Tombs.
The core of our service is excellent travel guides. Over 20 years, we have built up a considerable professional guide team that is knowledgeable, attentive and flexible. The most experienced and reliable guides will be arranged for your unique China tour. Our passionate guide team is full of contagious enthusiasm and keen interest to share culture and history in a pleasant manner. We are always glad at your service to lead you to explore a real China and experience authentic local life in China.
Our Driver and Vehicle
The first mission of our service is to ensure you feel safe and comfortable during your travel. The vehicles we use are air-conditioned, clean and well-maintained. Our drivers are all licensed drivers with many years of driving experience. Moreover, we offer free baby seats for families with little kids.
Food is a very important part of Chinese culture. You won’t want to miss the opportunity to taste the real local Chinese food!
Buffet breakfast will be included in the hotel if you would like accommodation to be arranged by us. Having lunch at local restaurants close and convenient to the attractions you will visit, you would enjoy the local dishes in each city. Chinese style, Vegetarian or Muslim meals are all available. If you have any other diet requirements or allergies, please feel free to let us know, we will try our best to organize it.
For daily dinner, you are suggested to have it on your own when you are exploring each city in your own time, this way would be more flexible for you to choose food as per your interest and preference.