Tour Overview

How to plan a 5 days Beijing tour? Want to visit the all-known classic attractions and also see the local sites? This 5 days Beijing tour is handpicked deliberately for you! It covers the must-see Great Wall and Forbidden City and also the local popular sites like South Luogu lane, Hutong, Houhai…The Private tour with expert tour guide introduces you a real Beijing in a comfortable way.

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.
*Satisfy your taste bud by enjoying kinds of delicacies and feel a different culture in South Luogu Lane.
*Discover the beliefs and worship of Chinese emperors at the Temple of Heaven.
*Conquer the top Wonder of the World – the Great Wall of China at Mutianyu.
*Discover the traditional Chinese culture and local lifestyle in Hutong.
*Walk along the willow path, feeling the elegance of Chinese top imperial garden- the Summer Palace.

Day-by-day Itinerary

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  1. 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.

    Accommodation: Beijing

  2. 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.

    Forbidden City

    PM: After lunch, visit the Jingshan Park where you will have opportunity to take a picture of Forbidden City with the best angle. Next, go to South Luogu Lane, one of most famous Hutong in Beijing. With the history of over 740 years, It’s one of the oldest blocks in Beijing beyond doubt, keeping well the features of Beijing local folk residence. The last stop is Houhai, a part of the Shicha Lake. It’s a well-known place for old Beijing locals to entertain themselves and avoid summer heat. Since ancient time, it has been very busy with the hawking stalls selling authentic local snacks there. Finish today with hotel drop-off.

    Accommodation: Beijing

    Jingshan Park

  3. AM: Start today’s trip with Temple of Heaven where Emperors of the Ming and the Qing Dynasties prayed for agriculture harvest from Heaven yearly. Then go 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 lcoal restaurant.

    PM: Afterwards, board the car back to downtown. On the return way to city area, we will make a stop at Water Cube and Bird Nest where you can pay an outer visit to the gyms which were especially built for 2008 Beijing Olympics. It would also be a great chance to take some great pictures.

    Accommodation: Beijing

    Mutianyu Great Wall

  4. AM: After breakfast, meet your guide and driver in hotel. First stop of today is Beihai Park. Standing at the northwest of Forbidden City, Beihai Park is one of the oldest and best-preserved royal gardens. It had served as royal garden since Liao Dynasty to Qing Dynasty. Nexr, visit the Beijing local folk residence: Hutong Alley. There is opportunity for you to take a rickshaw to explore Hutong to see daily life of native Beijing people. Following the local expert guide, you will find another face of the city that totally different from what you see in major streets.

    Noon: Pay a visit to the local family at Hutong and have lunch here. Dumplings Cooking Class from the host is available if you have interest in it.

    PM: In the afternoon, we will pay a visit to Beijing Zoo to see some rare animals in China and the highlight here will be lovely pandas. Then come to visit  At last drive to visit Summer palace to enjoy scenery of the royal garden in the best preserved and largest in China. Finally, return to hotel.

    Accommodation: Beijing

    Summer Palace

  5. At confirmed time, our driver will pick you up from the hotel lobby and transfer to Beijing airport / train station for your departure.

Tour Price Per Person ($=USD)

Travelers Luxury Class
1 People $1577
2 People $870
3 People $774
4 People $749
5 People $690
6 People $633
7 People $626
8 People $615
9 People $597
Single Room Supplement $320
Hotel Standard  5 star
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Price includes

  • Accommodation: 4 nights Beijing hotel with daily breakfast
  • Admission tickets (main gate) for all attractions listed in the itinerary
  • Comfortable transfers in air-conditioned vehicles with experienced driver
  • Professional and friendly English-speaking tour guide
  • 3 Chinese style lunches
  • One bottle of mineral water per person
  • Fuels, tolls and parking charges

Price excludes

  • Meals not mentioned in the itinerary
  • All personal expenses, additional activities (such as cable car and shuttle bus on the Great Wall) and additional hotel services
  • Tips to the tour guide/driver
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