Meet our English-speaking tour guide at the Capital Airport.
Transfer to your hotel.
| Mutianyu Great Wall and Ming Tombs (Dingling)
Pick up travelers from hotels between 7:00am and 8:30am, and then drive to the Ming Tombs.
We will visit the underground mausoleum of Dingling for about 2 hours. Ding Ling is the only excavated one. The Ding Ling is an exquisitely decorated and luxuriously furnished tomb,wholly made of stone and bricks.
Before lunch, we will stop by a Jade Carving Factory. The Jade Factory is more like a showcase, exhibiting history and making process of jade, as well as all kinds of beautiful jades. Here you could not only learn something about Chinese jade, but also buy some souvenirs for your beloved ones.
Then enjoy typical Chinese lunch at a local restaurant.
Afterwards, drive to visit the Mutianyu Great Wall. Mutianyu Great Wall features picturesque landscape with 90% forest coverage rate and flowing streams. see Mutianyu Great Wall Map.
Then we will have a chance to enjoy the Chinese traditional silk arts at a gallery.
Transfer travelers back to hotel.
|Tian'anmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace, Beijing Opera
Pick up travelers from hotels between 7:00am and 8:30am.
-Our first stop is at Tiananmen Square. After short stroll along the square, we walk into the Forbidden City, the largest imperial palace complex in the world.
Visit the Forbidden City along the central axis from south to north for around 2 hours.
On the way to the Temple of Heaven, we will pay a short visit to the Chinese traditional medicine hall.
Then visit the Temple of Heaven where the ancient Emperors prayed for peace and harvest. Spend time sightseeing the temple for 1 hour.
Enjoy lunch in a local restaurant and have a short rest.
After lunch, stop by a free pearl market where we will see lots of beautiful handicrafts made of pearls.
-Drive around 30 minutes to Summer Palace. Listed as world heritage, the summer palace perfectly combines the natural landscape of hills and open water with humankind works such as pavilions, halls, palaces and bridges. Explore the garden for around 1 hour and 20 minutes.
Enjoy Beijing Opera this evening.
Be transferred back to your hotel after the show.
|Beijing Hutong, Lama Temple, Beijing Zoo, Bird's Nest and Water Cube
Be picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide between 07:00 am and 8:30 am.
Drive to Beijing Zoo to see lovely Giant Pandas.
About 40 minutes later, proceed to the Lama Temple. Spend around 1 hour in the temple for sightseeing.
We will have an opportunity to have lunch with locals in a typical Beijinger's house.
After lunch, visit the old Beijing Hutong by rickshaw. The Hutong tour will take around 2 hours. Then stop by a porcelain factory to see all kinds of handicrafts.
Then drive to the Bird's Nest and Water Cube to enjoy an outside visit. Anyone interested in the inner visit could ask the tour guide to assist you in buying the entrance tickets.
Afterwards, we will visit a Chinese Tea House where you could enjoy Chinese tea and watch tea ceremony.
Transfer travelers back to hotel.
|Hike tour of Jinshanling Great Wall
Pick up travelers from hotels between 5:30am and 7:00am.
We will arrange simple breakfast box (sandwich, water and some fruits) for you.
Drive to Jinshanling Great Wall, which is a remote section with many original features. It is second only to the Badaling Great Wall in its completeness. The hike is about 12km and takes around 4-5 hours.
After lunch, transfer you back to your hotels.
Pick you up from hotel and transfer to the airport for departure.