Upon your arrival in Beijing,
our tour guide will meet you at Beijing airport.
After claiming your luggage, you will easily find
our guide holding a welcome sign with your name
on it. Transfer to your hotel.
+ Lunch + Dinner)
Visit the the Imperial Palace
(Forbidden City), the Tiananmen Square and the Summer
Palace. Enjoy the Beijing Duck Dinner and the Peking
Opera in the evening.
City: It was the imperial palaces of the Ming
and Qing dynasties, now known as the Palace Museum.
Located at the exact center of Beijing, Forbidden
City is the largest and best-preserved collection
of ancient buildings in China, covering a floor
space of 720,000 square meters, and having 9,999
Square: The square, measuring 880 meters from
north to south and 500 meters from west to east,
is seated at the center of Beijing. Tiananmen Gate
on the northern edge of the square used to be the
front gate of Forbidden City - the imperial palace
of Ming and Qing Dynasties. Around Tiananmen Square,
tourist can find National Museum of China, Great
Hall of the People, Chairman Mao's Memorial Hall
and Monument to the People's Heroes.
Palace: Initially built in 1750 by Emperor Qianglong
of Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), it is the most celebrated
imperial garden in China. The Summer Palace covers
an area of 290 hectares (717 acres) and holds over
3000 houses. The palace features hundreds of architecturally
distinct buildings, temples, halls, pavilions, pagodas,
bridges and corridors dispersed among magnificent
and elegant gardens.
After breakfast, take an excursion
to the Mutianyu Great Wall and the Ming Tombs.
Great Wall: Located in Huairou County in the
suburbs of Beijing, the section of wall at Mutianyu
Great Wall is 70 km from the center of Beijing.
Connected with Juyong Pass in the west and Gubeikou
in the east, it is one of the best preserved parts
of the Great Wall and was originally set up to
attract some of the crowds away from Badaling.
Tombs: As one of the most popular attractions
in Beijing, Ming Tombs are located 50 kilometers
northwest of Beijing. They were built within a
natural basin, butted on two sides by the Yanshan
Mountain Range, which was said to stop winds carrying
evil spirits into the area. Ming Tombs are typical
examples of Chinese emperors' mausoleums and the
best testimony of China's long history and civilization.
Dingling Tomb, also known as the Underground Palace,
is the first imperial tomb to have been excavated
in China. While Changling Tomb was the first and
largest one built in the area.
Tour to the Fragrant Hills
Park, the White Cloud Taoist Temple, Yonghegong
Lama Temple, and Confucius Temple. Take a Hutong
tour at Shichahai in the evening.
Hills Park: Built in 1186 during Jin Dynasty (1115-1234) as an imperial garden, it covers 1.6 square meters and consists of a natural pine-cypress forest, hills with maple trees and persimmon trees, as well as landscaped areas with traditional architecture and cultural relics. Fragrant Hills Park is one of the major tourist attractions in Beijing, especially during autumn, where the natural scenery displays fiery red smoke tree leaves covering the mountainside. The annual Red Leaf Festival is held here. Every year, thousands of tourists ride cable cars through the park.
Cloud Taoist Temple: First founded in 739 AD during the Tang dynasty, it is one of The Three Great Ancestral Courts of the Complete Perfection School of Taoism. Today it houses the China Taoism Association and 30 resident monks. The White Cloud Taoist Temple consists of four parts, three complexes in the front, and a big back yard. The spring and autumn are the best time to visit the temple, as it is not too hot and not too cold, especially autumn because of its clear and cool weather.
Lama Temple: The only temple in Beijing to have
its own subway stop, also called Yonghe Lamasery,
or Yonghe Gong, is the most handsome and impressive
Buddhist temple in the city. The Lama Temple was
originally the residence of prince Yongzheng, who
later became Emperor. His mansion was converted
into a temple in 1744 after he ascended the throne.
One of the most prominent features of the temple
is a huge, 23-meter-tall Maitreya Buddha, which
was carved from the trunk of a white sandalwood
Temple: Built in 1302, it is the second largest Confucian Temple in China. Officials used it to pay their respects to Confucius until 1911. The Temple has a total area of 22,000 square meters with many old trees. Dacheng Hall is the main building in the temple, where the memorial ceremony for Confucius was often held. Inside the temple one can see that 198 stone tablets are positioned on either side of the front courtyard.
Shichahai is Beijing's most popular hutong district,
composed of the homes of Qing Dynasty merchants
and aristocrats.The area is made up of three man-made
lakes, Qianhai (Front Sea), Houhai (Back Lake),
and Xihai (West Sea Lake).
- Departure (Breakfast
Visit Temple of Heaven and
Beihai Park. Transfer to the airport for your departure,
end of service.
of Heaven: Emperor Yong Le of the Ming dynasty
decided 560 years ago to build a temple where the
emperors could worship heaven, a ritual which he
hoped would serve to perpetuate imperial rule, the
result was the Temple of Heaven. Situated in southern
Beijing, the Temple of Heaven park covers 273 hectares,
its main structures are two groups of buildings
on a north-south axis. The temple buildings and
surrounding area make up one of the largest public
parks in Beijing.
Park: The beautiful park has a history of more
than eight hundred years. Being the imperial garden
for Liao, Jin, Yuan, Ming and Qing dynasties, it
is among the oldest and latest gardens, which are
well preserved. About half the park is taken up
by the Beihai Lake, in the middle of which is an
islet-hill topped by the imposing White Dagoba which
has become the landmark of Beihai Park.
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1. Hotel accommodation
The hotel is based on two persons
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Daily American or Chinese breakfast
at the hotel, Chinese lunch and dinner in local Chinese
restaurant as specified in the itinerary above.
3. Private Transport
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or railway station and hotel and all the sights by
4. Entrance tickets
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the sights mentioned.
5. Guiding service
All normal sightseeing tours
in each city with English-speaking guide and admission
fees where applicable.
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1. Visa Fees
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to enter China.
2. Charge of arrival and departure
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air / train charge of arrival and departure.
3. Single Room Supplement
Should a twin room is needed
by a single guest, supplement of the twin room will
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double occupancy. If the visitor travels alone or
the number of the travelers is odd (such as 3, 5,
7...), who stays in one single room has to pay the
single room supplement. As the hotel is on double
4. Personal Expenses
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such as laundry, drinks, fax, telephone call, optional
activities or sightseeing, overweight baggage charges
or meals not indicated, ect.
5. Optional Programs
Optional programs which are
not specified in the above itinerary.
Tips to the guide and driver
for well-done job, entirely voluntary.
Fragrant Hills Park
Great Wall of China
Temple of Heaven
White Cloud Taoist Temple
Hutong tour by rickshaw