Beijing has a long history and splendid culture. It is one of the first batch of national historical and cultural cities, one of China’s four ancient capitals, and a city with the largest number of world cultural heritages in the world. The long history of the city gave birth to many places of interests such as the Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Badaling Great Wall, Summer Palace, etc. This private tour will lead you to visit these must-visit tourist sites. You will witness the largest wooden architecture complex in the world and one of the most beautiful section of Chinese Great Wall.
Highlights of this tour: *Look Mao’s portrait at the world largest urban square – Tiananmen Square *Skip the lines at the world largest imperial palace – the Forbidden City *Conquer the top Wonder of the World – the Great Wall of China at Mutianyu.
AM: At 8:00 am, meet our guide at your hotel lobby in Beijing downtown area. The first stop today is theTiananmen Square first, 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. You can also see the Chairman Mao’s portrait hanging on the wall of the Gate of Heavenly Peace, which adds a sense of majesty of this grand square. Then walk to Forbidden City, one of the largest and most completely preserved palace complex built with wood. It functioned as the imperial palace in the Ming and Qing Dynasties (1368-1912). There were 24 emperors of the two dynasties once lived here.
Noon: Lunch in a local restaurant.
PM: After lunch, we will drive about 1 hour to visit Mutianyu Great Wall, the most scenic part of Chinese Great Wall. It was built in the early Ming Dynasty in 1368. 90 percentage of the Mutianyu is covered by vegetation. Go climbing and hiking on the old Great Wall, where visitors will spontaneously arise a feeling of respect and admiration when seeing the panoramic view of the winding Great Wall. If hiking is too much for you, cable car is available and optional (cost on your own).
After the exciting day tour, you will be transferred back to your downtown hotel safely with great joy and harvest.
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.