Chinese Knots Learning tour

Study how to make chinese knots in Beijing

Tour code: BJ-PH-01Chinese-Knots
Focus: Beijing study tour, Chinese Knots learning tour, study Chinese Knots in Beijing
Updated: 2017-September-02

Tour Profile

  • Tour type: private package tour
  • Departure: daily
  • Duration: 7 day
  • Escorted: yes
  • Language: English
  • Level: easy
  • Kids or elders: possible
  • Starting place: Beijing Airport
  • End place: Beijing Airport


Brief Itinerary

Day 1. Be met from airport and transfer to hotel.
Day 2. Be met by tour guide and private car, transfer to class room. 3 lessons of Chinese knots.
Lunch, Visit Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Jingshan Park. Transfer back to hotel. (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 3. Be met by tour guide and driver, transfer to class room. Enjoy 3 lessons of Chinese knots.
Lunch, Visit Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace. Be transferred back to hotel. (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 4. Be met by tour guide and driver, drive to visit Badaling Great Wall, Lunch, drive back to Beijing to take 2 lessons of Chinese knots. (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 5. Be met by tour guide and driver, transfer to class room. Enjoy 2 lessons of Chinese knots.
Lunch, Beijing Zoo(Panda), Outside view of Bird Nest and Water Cube, Beijing Hutong, Be transferred back to hotel.(Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 6. Leisure day in Beijing. (Breakfast)
Day 7. Be met from hotel and transfer to airport for departure. (Breakfast)

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1. Arrival
Arrive in Beijing.
Be met from airport by private vehicle and be transferred to hotel for checking in. Remainder of the day is at leisure.

Day 2. Learning Chinese Knots, Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Jingshan Park.
Photo of Forbidden CityBe picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle in the morning.

Transfer to to classroom to learn Chinese Knots. Take 3 lessons of learning.

After lunch, we will visit Tiananmen Square. The Tiananmen Square is the largest public square in the world. Surrounded by many well-known cultural and political institutions, the square is the final resting place of Chairman Mao Zedong. The square has witnessed the founding of the People's Republic of China.

Enter the Palace Museum from the north end of Tiananmen Square. Known as Forbidden City, the Palace Museum is a treasure house of Chinese cultural and historical relics. The palace was the exclusive domain of the imperial court for almost 500 years, 24 emperors of Ming and Qing Dynasty. As one of the World Cultural Relics, the palace consists of 90 palaces and courtyards, 980 buildings and 8,704 rooms.

Then visit Jingshan Park. Jingshan is an artificial hill made from the soil which was excavated for the moats of the Forbidden City. Jingshan consists of five individual peaks, and on the top of each peak there lies an elaborate pavilion. Once as an imperial garden, the Jingshan park was situated right on the north of the Forbidden City.

Transfer back to hotel after the tour.
(Breakfast, Lunch)

Day 3. Learning Chinese Knots, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace.
Temple of Heaven PhotoBe picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle in the morning.

Transfer to to classroom to learn Chinese Knots. Take 3 lessons of learning.

After lunch, we will visit Temple of Heaven.  Built in 1420 during Ming Dynasty, Temple of Heaven is the best preserved and largest sacrificial building complex in the world. The emperor came to the temple every winter to pray for ample harvests and good weather. Strictly built on the basis of philosophical requirements, the temple in many ways features the relationship between Heaven and Earth.

Move on to visit Summer Palace. The 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. The 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.

Be transferred back to hotel after the tour.
(Breakfast, Lunch)

Day 4. Badaling Great Wall, Learning Chinese Knots..
Badaling Great WallBe picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:30 am.

Drive to visit Badaling Great Wall.  Located around 90 km northeast of Beijing, 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.
BBadaling 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.

After lunch, we will drive back to Beijing city to take 2 lessons of Chinese Knots.

Be transferred back to your hotel after the whole day tour.
(Breakfast, Lunch)

Day 5. Learning Chinese Knots, Beijing Zoo, outside view of Bird Nest and Water Cube, Hutong.
Photo of Beijing HutongBe picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle in the morning.

Transfer to to classroom to learn Chinese Knots. Take 2 lessons of learning.

After lunch, we will visit Beijing Zoo to see Great Panda. 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.

Have an outside view of Bird Nest and Water Cube. As the main stadium of the 2008 Olympic Games, the National Stadium, also called Bird's Nest, is located in the southern part of central area of Beijing Olympic Park. The National Stadium was used to hold the Olympic Games, the opening and closing ceremony of the Paralympic Games, track and field events and the Soccer finals.
National aquatics center is one of the landmark constructures during the 2008 Olympic Games. It was the major swimming pool constructed for the 2008 Olympic Games. National aquatics center and National Stadium are separately located on both sides of the northern end of Beijing city central axis and they together form a complete Beijing's image of a historical and cultural city.

Then visit Beijing Hutong. Hutongs 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. Man-power rickshaw is arranged for you to feel the Hutong of Beijing.

Be transferred back to your hotel after the whole day tour.
(Breakfast, Lunch)

Day 6. Free
Today is Leisure day in Beijing.
(Breakfast)

Day 7. Departure
Be picked up from your hotel and transfer to airport for departure.
(Breakfast)

Quotation

(USD/person,        Validity:December-31,2017 ,
Exchange rate: 1 USD = 6.3 RMB,       Editor: Ms.Lisa ,          Updated: 2017-September-02)

  • Super Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 2553 2458 2315
    2 1553 1505 1434
    3 1455 1407 1336
    4 1385 1338 1266
    5 1333 1285 1214
    6 1299 1252 1180
    7 1277 1230 1158
    8 1260 1212 1141
    9 1246 1199 1127
    10 1044 1020 972
    16 989 966 918
    26 931 907 859
    Single S. 600
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 2200 2105 2010
    2 1377 1329 1281
    3 1279 1231 1184
    4 1209 1162 1114
    5 1156 1109 1061
    6 1123 1075 1028
    7 1101 1054 1006
    8 1084 1036 989
    9 1070 1023 975
    10 1010 939 891
    16 956 885 837
    26 897 826 778
    Single S. 424
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1943 1839 1839
    2 1248 1196 1196
    3 1150 1098 1098
    4 1081 1028 1028
    5 1028 975 975
    6 994 942 942
    7 973 920 920
    8 955 903 903
    9 942 889 889
    10 877 853 805
    16 823 799 751
    26 764 740 693
    Single S. 295
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1791 1753 1743
    2 1172 1153 1148
    3 1074 1055 1050
    4 1004 985 981
    5 952 933 928
    6 918 899 894
    7 897 877 873
    8 879 860 855
    9 865 846 842
    10 805 782 739
    16 751 727 685
    26 693 669 626
    Single S. 219
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1658 1639 1620
    2 1105 1096 1086
    3 1007 998 988
    4 938 928 919
    5 885 875 866
    6 852 842 833
    7 830 820 811
    8 812 803 793
    9 799 789 780
    10 758 748 739
    16 704 694 685
    26 645 635 626
    Single S. 152
    GoldenInn


Note
Above price is base double or twin sharing room.
Single S. = extra cost needed when you need one single room.
No. = Number of travelers,
P= Peak season,   April, May, September, October.
S=Shoulder Season, March, June, July, August, November.
L=Low season,   December,  January,  February.
The price of No.10 refers to price for 10 to 15 travelers.
The price of No.16 refers to the price for 16 to 26 travelers.
The price of No.26 refers to the price for 26 to 40 travelers.

 

Price include:
Airport transfer,
Tuition for 10 lessons of Chinese Knots learning,
English speaking guide,
Meal as listed,
Driver, vehicle, admission fee, and fuel.

Price exclude:
Cable car of Badaling Great Wall,
Gratuities to guides and drivers,
Personal expense.

Accommodation:
2-6 star hotel accommodation is included in the package.
Beijingservice team also can arrange International Youth Hostel. Please contact us for details if you need.

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