Day 1. Entry Beijing, Ancient Observatory, Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City
Be picked by private vehicle and English speaking tour
guide from Xingang Port.
Be transferred to hotel. After a short rest in hotel, visit Ancient Observatory. As one of the oldest observatories in the world, the Beijing Ancient Observatory covers an area of 10,000 square meters. Tools in the observatory were built in 1442 of the Ming Dynasty.
After lunch, drive to Tiananmen
Square, the biggest downtown Square of the world. Take a sightseeing on the famous square.
Enter Forbidden City from the north end of Tiananmen Square.
Forbidden City is also called Palace Museum and is located at the center of Beijing. It was the imperial palace during the Ming and Qing dynasties. Rectangular in shape, Forbidden City is the world's largest palace complex.
Visit Forbidden City along
the central axis for 1.5 to 2 hours.
Be transferred back
to your hotel. (Lunch)
Day 2. Badaling Great Wall, Ming Tombs
Pick you up from your hotel at 8:30 am.
Drive 1.5 hours to Ming Tombs. Located 60 Kilometers north of Beijing, Ming Tombs consist of mausoleums of 13 Ming emperors. Changling is the most famous one. Construction of the Changling was started in 1409 and completed in 1427.
the biggest one of Ming
Tombs (Chiangling Tombs) for 1 hour.
After lunch, move on to Badaling
Great Wall. Badaling is the most famous section of Great Wall, well maintained. It is easy to walk along this section of defensive project of ancient China. Visit Great Wall for about 2 hours.
Transfer you back to your hotel. (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 3. Summer Palace, Olympic Park, Temple of Heaven
you up from hotel at 08:30 am.
Drive to Summer Palace - 20 kilometers
northwest of downtown Beijing. Summer Palace is the largest imperial garden of
Ming and Qing dynasty. The whole Summer Palace covers an area of over 290 hectares
including more than 3,000 buildings, such as halls, pavilions, towers, etc.
After lunch, drive to visit Olympic Park. As the major venue of the 2008 Olympic Games, the Olympic Park contains three areas including the Forest Park in the north, major venue and supporting facilities area in the center and the completed stadiums and the reserved area. The completed stadiums contains the National Stadium (Bird's Nest), National Swimming Center (Water Cube) and the National Indoor Stadium (Folding Fans).Take an outside view of the venues.
Enjoy Chinese tea ceremony and have a rest in a local tea house.
China is the hometown and birthplace of Chinese tea. Being the national drinks of China, tea has a history of four to five thousand years. Tea culture is one of the specific representative of Chinese culture.
Drive to Temple of Heaven. Built in 1420, Temple of Heaven is situated south of Beijing city. It is the best preserved and largest sacrificial building complex in the world. Take sightseeing for about one hour.
Be transferred back to your hotel after the whole
day tour. (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 4. Beijing Hutong Tour, Departure
you up from your hotel at 08:30 am.
Be transferred to Beijing Hutong -ancient
city alley in Beijing. Many of them were built during the Yuan (1206-1341), Ming
(1368-1628) and Qing (1644-1908) dynasties surrounding the Forbidden City. Take
rickshaw to visit the ancient Hutong including Drum tower, Local family, Shicha
Lake, and Bar Street.
Have lunch in local restaurant with Beijing Flavor.
Be transferred to Xingang port. (Breakfast, Lunch).
Note of 4 Days Beijing Tour
1. The above tour is tailored for you exclusively. You will enjoy Private
and English speaking tour guide.
2. Lunch is not refundable if you do not need it.
3. The sunshine is very strong in summer time. Sunglass is useful.
4. We will arrange a boat cruise on Kunming lake in Summer Palace from
May to October.
5. Photograph is not permitted in some place of Forbidden City. Our
tour guide will inform you.
6. Visit to Chinese arts shop is included. These shops are registered
in National Tourism Bureau. There is no fake product in these shops.
You may buy some Chinese gift in these places. Please let us know if
you are not interested in this. We will cancel the shop visit according
to your request; but no refund will be made.
7. You will walk a long distance with this four days trip. A pair of
soft and comfortable shoes is helpful.
8. Our driver will drive directly to the foot of Great Wall. Cable car
is not necessary.
9. We will visit Ming Tombs on the morning and Great Wall in the afternoon.
This will insure that you can have lunch on time and have enough time
on Great Wall. The Great Wall is very beautiful when the sun is on the
Remark: The above private tour is tailored for you and your friends exclusively. You and your friends will enjoy Private car, driver and tour guide. If you want to adjust the itinerary, please contact us.
You may also send us an email to inquire about this tour:
for This Tour:
||Capital Hotel Beijing
||Near Wangfujing Street
||Holiday Inn Beijing Temple of Heaven
||Downtown, near Temple of Heaven
||Red Wall Hotel Beijing
||Downtown, near Wangfujing Street
-Hotel accommodation as mentioned;
-Daily western breakfast in hotel;
-Private car, van or coach in each city (air-conditioned);
-Professional English-speaking tour guide;
-Meals mentioned in the itinerary;
-Performance mentioned in the itinerary;
-Fuel, Parking, Expressway cost
-Gratuities to guides and drivers.
pay our tour guide in cash in Beijing (USD and Chinese currency are both acceptable). Sometimes, the hotel needs prepayment during peak season.
Pay us via Paypal.
pay us via credit card at least one week before tour date.
pay us via Western Union at least 1 week before tour date.
transfer payment to bank account of our company at least 3 weeks before tour date
Seasons :High: April, May, September, October, November
Shoulder: March, June, July, August
Low: December, January, February
This price is based on twin share.
2. Time schedule in this itinerary can be adjusted by your guide according to local condition, such as weather, transportation, etc.