From Tianjin Cruise Port: 3 Full Days Beijing Classic Tour
This tour is suitable for the cruise travelers who will have a stop at Tianjin Port and have three days to explore Beijing’s highlights. You will have nothing to worry about on this tour as all transfers, admission tickets, English-speaking tour guide, lunches, and hotel will be taken care of. Just pick the tour and have a fantastic time with us in Beijing.
Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace, Hutong, Dingling, Mutianyu Great Wall, Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City
Tour guide + Driver + Vehicle + Entrance tickets + Lunch + Hotel
Day 1 Tianjin Port – Beijing City Tour to Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace and Hutong (L)
Attractions: Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace, Hutong
When you debark from the cruise ship at Tianjin Cruise Port, your local driver will wait for you at the exit by holding a name sign and transfer you to Beijing downtown hotel to meet your guide. The guide will take you to have a Chinese style lunch before the exploration.
We will start the tour with Temple of Heaven. Located at southern part of Beijing, it served as a complex of sacrificial building where emperors of Ming and Qing Dynasties prayed for peace and harvest. Next we will move on 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. Today’s tour will conclude with the old Hutong where you will meet nice local residents and take a rickshaw ride to have a glimpse of the old Beijing. Your guide and driver will escort you back to your hotel after the Hutong tour.
Accommodation: Beijing downtown comfortable hotel
Day 2 Beijing Mutianyu Great Wall & Underground Palace Private Tour (B+L)
Attractions: Dingling, Mutianyu Great Wall
After breakfast, your guide and driver will greet you at your hotel lobby. First we will drive to visit the Ming Tomb and see the underground palace of Dingling (one of the 13 Ming Dynasty Imperial Mausoleums). Dingling is the tomb of Emperor Shenzong, Zhuyijun, who reigned the nation for 48 years as the longest-serving monarch among all Ming emperors.
After lunch, we will drive to Mutianyu Great Wall for about 1 hour. It would be a good chance to see the urban and suburban scenery of Chinese capital. Mutianyu Great Wall is the most scenic part of Chinese Great Wall. It was built in the early Ming Dynasty at 1368 and stretches for 5400 meters. 90 percent of the Mutianyu is covered by vegetation. So in each season this part of the Great Wall will treat visitors with its unique scenery. If hiking is too much for you, cable car is available and optional. After having fun on the Great Wall, we will drive back to your hotel.
Accommodation: Beijing downtown comfortable hotel
Day 3 Half Day Tour to Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City – Tianjin Port (B+L)
Attractions: Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City
Today is your last day in Beijing. Please prepare your belongings in advance. In the morning, your guide and driver will meet you at your hotel lobby. We will begin the tour with Tiananmen Square, the heart and symbol of Beijing and the largest city square in the world. The spacious square has been used for many public celebrations, ceremonies, and demonstrations for over a hundred years. Next we will pay a visit to Forbidden City, one of the largest and most completely preserved palace complex built of wood. It functioned as the imperial palace in the Ming and Qing Dynasties (1368-1912). 24 emperors of the two dynasties once lived here.
After lunch, your driver will transfer you to Tianjin Port. Our service will end here. Wish you a pleasant journey!
Our expert consultant will have your booking confirmed in 12 hours. We accept the last-minute booking for most of time even if time is pressing. After your booking is confirmed, we will send you a confirmation email which includes the agreed detailed itinerary with prices.
A small amount of deposit will be charged in advance via PayPal for tour booking (Deposit for tours excluding train/flight/hotel: USD50-USD200; deposit for tours including train/flight: your travel consultant will advise according to group size and itinerary). Balance is acceptable via PayPal at least 3 days ahead of the tour or with cash paid to the tour guide on the tour. Both RMB and hard currency are acceptable.
Our Tour Guide
Over 15 years, we had built up a professional guide team. They are 100% guaranteed licensed guide. Apart from been knowledgeable, they are also friendly, fun, attentive, and flexible. Nothing is too difficult or troublesome for them, as they will always try their best to make a pleasant journey for you! You may get new friend after travelling in China!
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.
Always makes you feel safe and comfortable is the main goal of our service. The vehicles we use are all air-conditioned and kept in good safety and sanitary condition. The drivers we use are all licensed driver with many years driving experience. More attentive, we offer you a free baby seatservice if you travel with your baby.
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 an important part of Chinese culture. China fits for all budgets. Hotels booked by us include breakfasts. Lunches are arranged at restaurants which are popular among the real locals with good environment (You might be a little worried about using washrooms in China, please rest assured that all restaurants have western style washroom). Dinners are mostly left for yourself to allow you more freedom on your own discovery to local food or having some familiar hometown food.
If you are vegetarian, Muslim, or allergic to any kind of food, please feel free to tell your travel consultant in advance. We will help arrange proper restaurant or food to meet your needs.