Get ready for a fascinating trip in Capital Beijing – feast your eyes in the imperial Forbidden City with endless treasure & curios displays as if in a treasure hunt, touch the grandness of Mutianyu Great Wall, learn the art of Beijing Opera facial painting, awed by the great martial art Chinese Kung Fu & face to face with the cute pandas!
Spot top landmarks of China - Great Wall, Tian'anmen Square, Forbidden City & Temple of Heaven
Experience local life at Hutongs & DIY your Beijing Opera masks
Delight in the fantastic Chinese Kung Fu Show & lovely pandas and other rare animals
|Today's Activities||Arrive in Beijing and escorted by local guide to the hotel for checking in. Today is free for your own arrangement. You can rest at the hotel preparing for the following activities, or hang around Wangfujing shopping area, which is one of Beijing's most famous shopping streets. All kinds of local snacks are also feast for your mouths!|
|Today's Activities||Interested in treasure hunting? Let's explore numerous historical treasures and curios in the Forbidden City! It once serves as the Chinese imperial palace during the Ming and Qing Dynasties, and now houses the Palace Museum, Treasure House, Hall of Clocks and Watches and other exhibition halls.
Also take a tour to Tian'anmen Square, one of the top landmarks of China and the largest city square in the world. Then let's walk into the narrow alleyways where the old Beijing is kept best - the Hutongs. Different from the imperial culture you meet in the Forbidden City, here in the Hutongs is the populace culture. You can even learn Beijing Opera facial paiting under the instruction of a professional teacher in the house of the locals.
|Today's Activities||Great Wall is surely not to be missed in your Beijing tour! Take a bracing visit to Mutianyu Great Wall, which is one of the best-preserved parts of the whole ancient project and embraces an excellent natural landscape which without doubt will catch your eyes and cameras! Mutianyu Great Wall is equipped with cable car and slides for your convenience.
Then move to Temple of Heaven, a place where emperors of Ming and Qing dynasties prepared worship ceremonies to heavenly gods, praying for good harvest in the following years. You may also entrust the kites as your messengers and make a good wish. Fly them high to touch the sky!
The evening activity is also wonderful - Chinese Kung Fu Show! A closer look at this marvelous Chinese martial art rather than see it on TV will surely win your "bravo"! You can even take photos with the performers after the show.
|Have fun with the lovely pandas at the Beijing Zoo today! Beijing Zoo is the oldest zoo in Asia Pacific and home of the world-famous giant pandas. Other rare animals collected in the zoo, like South China Tigers, Golden Snub-nosed Monkey, are also interesting to visit.
Later our guide will escort you to airport/ train station for your departure.
|Tour Package Includes:|
|Meals: 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 1 dinner|| Accomodation: 3 - 5 star hotel accommodation based on
different pirces of superior class or tourist class;
|Admissions: Entrance fees to all scenic spots listed in itinerary||Tour Guide: a local experienced English-speaking guide|
|Car Driver: an experienced licensed driver||Vehicle: a private air-conditioned car, offering Round-trip transfers|
|Luggage Transfers: a hand for your heavy luggage;||Insurance: Travel Agencies Liability Insurance;|
|Government taxes & Service charges|
|Tour Package Excludes:|
|- Other optional tours / meals / flights not mentioned in itinerary;||- Tips for tour guides and drivers.|
- Breakfasts offered by hotels: just start your happy tour after having breakfast in the morning, especially for deluxe class, buffet breakfast is available;
- It supplys lunch according to different classes of tour, such as deluxe in city-famous restaurants and tourist in popular tourist restaurants;
- Dinner option for the first day of the tour is open to you, you could find your favorite place to eat, or take our recommendations.
We promises no worries about the dining quality, plus flexible choices that you can have depending on your preference. If having any special requestment, just tell our trip advisor directly. In all, we aim to satisfy your tongue and stomach with our recommendation as follows:
As the capital of China, Beijing boasts many good restaurants with featured cuisines:
(1) Peking Roast Duck: Beijing Roast Duck is thought to be one of the most delicious dishes in China. Most visitors coming to Beijing make sure to have a try. It is usually served with special pancakes, hollowed sesame bun, green onions and sweet sauce..
(2) Our package takes you to have A La Carte dinner at Great Northeast Restaurant, Gold Palace Restaurant or Tang Yuan Restaurant, leading you to grasp the essence of Chinese classic cuisines.
|Famous Beijing Roast Duck||Main Hall of Tang Yuan Restaurant|