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Beijing Essence  

3 days  2 nights private package

Tour code : BP-2.1
Focus : top attractions of Beijing.
Accommodation : 3 star comfortable hotel,  upgrade to 4 star or 5 star is possible upon request.

Tour Profile

Brief Itinerary

Day 1. Arrival.
Day 2. Tiananmen, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace. (Breakfast, Lunch).
Day 3. Ming Tomb, Mutianyu or Badaling Great Wall. Departrue. (Breakfast, Lunch).

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1:

Arrival, transfer to hotel

Be picked up from Beijing Capital International Airport or Beijing Train Station by driver and private vehicle.  Transfer to hotel for checking in.  Remainder of the day is at free.    The hotel we use is clean and safe with good location and nice service.

Hotel Photo

  • Hotel photo
  • Hotel photo
  • Hotel photo
Day 2:

Ming Tombs,  Lunch,  Mutianyu or Badaling Great Wall   (Breakfast, Lunch, ) 

Photo of Ming TombEnglish speaking tour guide will pick you up from your hotel lobby at 08:30 am. 
Drive 1.5 hours to the Ming Tombs.
Ming Tombs is the final resting place of 13 Ming Dynasty emperors, along with 23 empresses and a number of concubines.  It has a history of over 600 years.  Surrounded by mountains on three sides, the Ming Tombs features splendid landscape.

Chang Ling (the Tomb of Chang) was built by the third emperor of the Ming Dynasty in 1409 AD. And it is the largest tomb in architectural scale. The hall of is the largest structure of nanmu wood in China. Visit Changling for 1 hour.

Drive to a local restaurant to have lunch and a short rest.

Badaling Great Wall photoDrive to visit Great Wall of China.
Great Wall was built and maintained between the 7th century BC and 17th century BC. It was originally built to protect the empire from northern invaders. The Great Wall stretches through the countryside over deserts, hills and plains for 8,851.8 kilometers.  

Travelers may decide which part of Great Wall to visit,  Badaling Great Wall or Mutianyu Great Wall. 
Badaling Great Wall was built in 1505 during the Ming Dynasty. This section of the Great Wall is the best preserved and most visited one. It is 7600 meters long and 1000 meters above sea level, commanding a strategic position in ancient times. Spend two hours on the Great Wall. Mutianyu Great Wall Photo

Mutianyu Great Wall was first built in the mid-6th century. It is the longest fully-restored Great Wall with 22 original style watchtowers. Mutianyu Great Wall features picturesque landscape with 90% forest coverage rate. The scenery in spring and autumn is excellent. Mutianyu Great Wall is not so crowded as Badaling section. Take sightseeing on Mutianyu section Great Wall for 2 hours. 

Drive back to hotel after the whole day tour.
( Breakfast, Lunch )




Photo of Vehicle

  • Photo of Beijing Vehicle
  • Photo of Beijing Vehicle
  • Photo of Beijing Vehicle

 

Day 3:

Tiananmen Square,  Forbidden City,  Temple of Heaven,  Summer Palace.  (Breakfast, Lunch).

Photo of Tiananmen SquareBe picked up from hotel at 09:00 am. Drive to visit Tiananmen Square.
Tiananmen Square is the largest public square in the world. Surrounded by many well-known cultural and political institutions.  Chairman Mao stand on the Tiananmen Rostrum declared the founding of the People's Republic of China in 1949.   

Photo of Forbidden CityThen we will enter the Forbidden City from the north end of Tiananmen Square.
Forbidden City also called Palace Museum. It is a treasure house of Chinese cultural and historical relics. The palace was the exclusive domain of the imperial court for almost 500 years. As one of the World Cultural Relics, the palace consists of 90 palaces and courtyards, 980 buildings and 8,704 rooms.

Take sightseeing in Forbidden City along the central axis for 1.5 to 2 hours.

Drive to a local restaurant to enjoy your lunch.
Photo of Temple of HeavenProceed to visit 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.  Travelers may find local people take moring excercising in Temple of Heaven.   Take sightseeing in Temple of Heaven for about one hour.

Chinese TeaEnjoy Chinese tea 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.

Summer Palace Photo
Drive to visit Summer Palace
Summer Palace was first built in 1750 by Emperor Qianlong in Qing Dynasty. It covers an area of 2.9 square kilometers, including 70,000 square meters of building space. Summer Palace perfectly combines the natural landscape of hills and open water with humankind works such as pavilions, halls, palaces and bridges. In 1998, UNESCO included the Summer Palace on its World Heritage List. Take sightseeing in this attraction for about one  and half hours. 

Be transferred to Train Station or Airport For Departure. Service end. ( Breakfast, Lunch )


Tour Guide Photo

  • Travelers and guide photo
  • Travelers and guide photo
  • Travelers and guide photo

Toolkit

Quotation based on one shopping on each tour date

(USD/person, Tour code: BP-2-1)

  • Peak Season ↓
  • 1 people: 479
  • 2 people: 319
  • 3 people: 285
  • 4 people: 256
  • 5 people: 236
  • 6 people: 222
  • 7 people: 227
  • 8 people: 219
  • 9 people: 212
  • 10 people: 191
  • April, May, September, October
  • single supple: 79
  • Shoulder Season ↓
  • 1 people: 473
  • 2 people: 312
  • 3 people: 279
  • 4 people: 250
  • 5 people: 229
  • 6 people: 215
  • 7 people: 221
  • 8 people: 212
  • 9 people: 206
  • 10 people: 183
  • March, June, July, August, November
  • single supple:
  • Low Season ↓
  • 1 people: 471
  • 2 people: 311
  • 3 people: 277
  • 4 people: 248
  • 5 people: 228
  • 6 people: 214
  • 7 people: 220
  • 8 people: 211
  • 9 people: 204
  • 10 people: 172
  • December, January, Febuary
  • single supple:

Quotation for No Shopping Tour

(USD/person, Tour code: BP-2-1-NS)

  • Peak Season ↓
  • 1 people: 558
  • 2 people: 358
  • 3 people: 311
  • 4 people: 276
  • 5 people: 251
  • 6 people: 235
  • 7 people: 234
  • 8 people: 225
  • 9 people: 217
  • 10 people: 195
  • April, May, September, October
  • single supple: 79
  • Shoulder Season ↓
  • 1 people: 552
  • 2 people: 352
  • 3 people: 305
  • 4 people: 270
  • 5 people: 245
  • 6 people: 229
  • 7 people: 228
  • 8 people: 218
  • 9 people: 211
  • 10 people: 187
  • March, June, July, August, November
  • single supple:
  • Low Season ↓
  • 1 people: 550
  • 2 people: 350
  • 3 people: 303
  • 4 people: 268
  • 5 people: 244
  • 6 people: 227
  • 7 people: 226
  • 8 people: 217
  • 9 people: 209
  • 10 people: 176
  • December, January, Febuary
  • single supple:
Question
Optional

(USD/person, validity:December-31,2017)
Upgrade to 4 star hotel  : 41 USD / person (2 nights).
Upgrade to 5 star hotel : 99 USD / person (2 nights).

Extra night in 3 star hotel : 40 USD / person / night include breakfast.
Extra night in 4 star hotel  : 52 USD / person / night include breakfast.
Extra night in 5 star hotel  : 36 USD / person / night include breakfast.

Extra day tour 
Beijing Zoo ( Panda ), Qianmen Area, Local Culture Museum, Outside view of Bird Nest (Olympic Park), Lama Temple. (Lunch)
Include: Lunch, vehicle, guide, admission fee.

  • 1 people: 204
  • 2 people: 120
  • 3 people: 98
  • 4 people: 84
  • 5 people: 74
  • 6 people: 67
  • 7 people: 62
  • 8 people: 59
  • 9 people: 56
  • 10 people: 50



Dinner, Acrobatic show
Include: dinner, vehicle, guide, admission fee, transfer back to hotel.
  • 1 people: 118
  • 2 people: 81
  • 3 people: 72
  • 4 people: 67
  • 5 people: 62
  • 6 people: 58
  • 7 people: 55
  • 8 people: 54
  • 9 people: 53
  • 10 people: 48

Note: Optional day tour covers vehicle, driver, guide, admission fee, meal as mentioned, parking, fuel and expressway cost.

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