|Beijing Hutong, China Central Television Tower, Beijing Zoo, Beijing Aquarium, Olympic Park
Be met at your hotel lobby at 08:30 am by English speaking tour guide.
Dive to visit Beijing Hutongs. Beijing Hutong are lanes or alleys formed by lines of Siheyuan (a compound with houses around a courtyard). Most of them were built during the Yuan (1206-1368), Ming (1368-1644) and Qing (1644-1908) dynasties surrounding the Forbidden City. Many famous operas and dramas are based on the themes of hutong life.
Then visit the China Central Television Tower. the China Central Television Tower is the tallest structure in Beijing with a height of 405 meters. The tower provides enchanting city views from its restaurants and observation deck. The Central Television Tower contains comprehensive functions, including transmitting radio signals and TV programs, tourism, dining and recreation.
Have lunch in nice local restaurant.
Move on to visit Beijing Zoo. Beijing Zoo was built in 1955 on the foundation of Wansheng Garden of the Qing Dynasty. It is now the biggest zoo in China with the largest number of animal species. The highlight of Beijing Zoo is the national treasure-giant panda.
Then visit Beijing Aquarium. Beijing Aquarium is the largest inland one in the world, covering an area of 12 hectares. The Aquarium owns more than 1,000 marine species and freshwater fish. It is divided into seven sections: Rain Forest Adventure, Touch Pool, Wonder of Coral Reefs, Shark Harbor, Rare Chinese Sturgeon Hall, Whales and Globefish Hall and Marine Theater.
Dive to visit Olympic Park. Olympic Park, the largest city park in China, was constructed for the 2008 Summer Olympics.
During the Olympics, it hosted the competitions of some 15 Olympic events successfully.
The National Stadium, also called Bird Nest, once held the opening and closing ceremony of the 2008 Summer Olympics, Olympic events successfully.
The Beijing National Aquatics Center, famous as "Water Cube", is situated beside the National Stadium.
As an aquatics center, it once succeeded in hosting the swimming, diving and synchronized swimming events.
Transfer back to hotel after the whole day tour.