This full day tour will take you to enjoy something about modern art and traditional culture in Beijing, which covers the famous 798 Art Zone, Panjiayuan Antique Market and Xiushui Silk Market. You won’t want to miss this!!
AM: At 09:00, our English speaking tour guide and driver will pick you up from the hotel lobby. The first stop would be the 798 Art Zone. Most buildings here are transformed from the former state-owned factories. These Bauhaus style buildings attract many artists from all over the world. Today it is the center of Beijing urben culture. You will meet art galleries, cultural companies, bars, artwork shops, etc. in 798 Art Zone. Some unique niche exhibitions are held here now and then.
Noon: Lunch in local restaurant.
PM: After lunch, continue to visit Panjiayuan Antique Market, the largest antique market in China. You will meet lots of jewelry and jade artworks, old Chinese style furniture, traditional Chinese stationary, Chinese brush painting and calligraphy, old magazine, etc. It is really a great place to see something you could never see in normal tour activities.
The last stop will be Xiushui Market, the first business street of New China after Chinese economic reform in 1978. You will meet some quite pretty little souvenirs shops on the street.
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.