Except for the world-known sites like Great Wall and Forbidden City, there are some lesser-known attractions worthy of visiting in Beijing downtown area. In this private tour, your guide and driver will escort you to visit them: Yonghe Palace, Guozijian, Panda House in Beijing Zoo and Jingshan Park to introdue you a real Beijing vividly.
Yonghe Palace, Guozijian, Panda House in Beijing Zoo, Jingshan Park
AM: In the morning, meet your guide and driver at hotel lobby in Beijing City area.
Today’s first stop is Yonghe Palace (also called Lama Temple) 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 pay a visit to Guozijian, the Imperial College of the Yuan, the Ming, and the Qing Dynasties. Roam along the ancient Guozijian Street you will get to Confucius Temple. The memorial temple for the greatest educator in Chinese history.
Noon: Lunch in a local restaurant.
PM: After lunch, continue to visit lovely pandas in Panda House of Beijing Zoo. You will have opportunity to see adult pandas, young pandas, and panda family. At last, take a walk in Jingshan 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.
Ending the tour, you will be escorted back to hotel.
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.