If you are planning to visit the must-see sights in Beijing within 3-4 days, this package tour would be a good choice. Covering airport / train station pickup on the first day, visit the following sights in the rest 3 days: Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Badaling Great Wall, Summer Palace, Bird’s Nest and Water Cube, Yonghe Palace, Hutong.
Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Badaling Great Wall, Summer Palace, Bird’s Nest and Water Cube, Yonghe Palace, Jingshan Park
Hotel + Private tour guide + Driver + Vehicle + Entrance fee + Lunch
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.
Temple of Heaven
Day 2 Beijing
Attractions: Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Hutong (Breakfast, Lunch)
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 thegorgeous imperial palaces and vast storage of historical relics. After lunch, visit the Temple of Heaven where Emperors of the Ming and the Qing Dynasties prayed for agriculture harvest from Heaven yearly. Next we 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.
Day 3 Beijing
Attractions: Badaling Great Wall, Summer Palace, Bird’s Nest and Water Cube (Breakfast, Lunch)
Today please wear the comfortable shoes since we will do more walking. After hotel pickup we will pay a visit to Badaling Great Wall. It is the most famous and the best-preserved section of the Chinese Ming Dynasty Great Wall. The mountain slope is very steep and the roads are tortuous, which makes it an important military stronghold in ancient time. The wall is like a strong dragon winding its way along the mountain ranges. The hiking time on the Great Wall is about 2 hours. If hiking is too much for you, cable car is available and optional (cost on your own). And our guide will help you buy the ticket.
In the afternoon on the way back to city area we will stop over to pay an outer visit to Bird’s Nest and Water Cube and take some picture here. Then continue driving to Summer palace. It is located at the west skirt of Beijing and covers an area of 290 hectares. During the Qianlong Era of the Qing Dynasty, the Summer Palace was built by imitating the layout of the West Lake in Hangzhou. Now it is the largest and most completely preserved imperial garden in China.
Finally, finish today’s trip with hotel drop-off.
Badaling Great Wall
Day 4 Beijing Departure
Attractions: Yonghe Palace, Jingshan Park (Breakfast)
After breakfast, meet your guide and driver in hotel. The first stop of today is Yonghe Palace where two emperors of the Qing Dynasty bore. Yonghe Palace is also called The Lama Temple because it was translated into the largest Buddhist temple in Beijing in Mid and Late Qing Dynasty. Then you will take a walk in Jinshan Park, opposite a street from the Forbidden City. In ancient time, Jingshan Park and its ancillary buildings not only served as a royal garden for visitors, but also had multiple functions such as learning shooting, offering sacrifices to ancestors, official learning, opera and regional activities, etc. After lunch, board the car to Beijing airport/train station for your next destination.
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.