Day 1 Beijing Arrival
Attractions: No (No meal)
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.
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 the gorgeous 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. 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.
Day 3 Beijing
Attractions: Summer Palace, Capital Museum, Yonghe Palace, Olympic Park (Breakfast, Lunch)
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 to Yonghe Palace, also called The Lama Temple because it was translated into the largest Buddhist temple in Beijing in Mid and Late Qing Dynasty.
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.
Day 4 Beijing
Attractions: Mutianyu Great Wall, Dingling Tomb (Breakfast, Lunch)
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. 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.
Mutianyu Great Wall
Day 5 Beijing Departure
At appointed time, our driver will pick you up from the hotel lobby and transfer to Beijing airport / train station for your departure.