Beijing 4 days culture package tour

4 days Beijing tour to touch ancient Chinese culture including hotel

Tour code: BJ-PH-01Culture
Focus: Beijing 4 days tour, Culture package tour, 4 days Beijing culture tour
Updated: 2017-September-02

Tour Profile

  • Tour type: private package tour
  • Departure: daily
  • Duration: 4 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. Tiananmen Square, National Museum, Lunch, Forbidden City, Beijing Hutong, Houhai area. (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 3. Enjoy the Highlights of Ancient Chinese Mural, Local Architecture Museum, Local culture museum, Qianmen Street including Rongbaozhai. (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 4. 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.Tiananmen Square, National Museum, Forbidden City, Beijing Hutong, Houhai area.
Tiananmen Square PhotoBe picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:30 am.
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.

Then visit National Museum. The National Museum of China consists of two separate museums: the Museum of the Chinese Revolution in the northern wing and the National Museum of Chinese History in the southern wing. The National Museum of China houses over 620,385 cultural items in its permanent art collection. The museum also possess many Chinese historical artifacts that would not be found in other museums such as the heaviest ancient bronze- Simuwu Ding.

Photo of Beijing HutongAfter lunch, visit Forbidden City, which 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, Forbidden Ctiy consists of 90 palaces and courtyards, 980 buildings and 8,704 rooms.

Move on to 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.

Then visit Houhai area. It is a part of Shichahai Lake. The bar street in this area is famous in Beijing.

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

Day 3. Enjoy the Highlights of Ancient Chinese Mural, Local Architecture Museum, Local culture museum, Qianmen Street including Rongbaozhai.
Architecture Museum PhotoBe picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:30 am.

Drive to enjoy masterpiece of mural painting dating back to Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644). The painting adopt the traditional Chinese realistic painting method characterized by fine brush work and close attention in detail. All painters were recruited from all over China and worked under the supervision of famous court painters.

Then visit a local Architecture Museum. It is the first thematic museum collecting, studying and displaying the Chinese ancient architecture technology, art and developing history.

Vist a local culture museum. It is a culture museum to show the ancient capital style of Beijing. the predecessor of the museum is a temple which was first built by the emperor Shenzong in Ming dynasty for his mother. It was called the first temple in the capital at that time.

Move on to visit Qianmen Street including Rongbaozhai. Near Tian'anmen Square, Qianmen Street is a renowned pedestrian street, with 840 meters long and 21 meters wide. The buildings in this street resemble the late Qing Dynasty. Many time-honored brands can be found here, such as Tongrentang, Ruifuxiang, Zhangyiyuan, Neiliansheng, Quanjude, Douyichu etc.
Among the shops on Qianmen Street, Rongbaozhai (Studio of Glorious Treasures) is the most famous with a history of over 200 years. the craftsmen here used traditional technique of woodblock color printing to reproduce many internationally renowned reproductions of Chinese paintings.

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

Day 4. 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)

Cost based on one shopping stop per day

  • Super Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1073 1025 954
    2 592 568 532
    3 549 525 489
    4 519 495 459
    5 494 470 435
    6 479 455 420
    7 474 450 414
    8 465 441 406
    9 459 435 399
    10 356 344 320
    16 327 315 291
    26 296 284 260
    Single S. 302
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 897 849 801
    2 504 480 456
    3 461 437 413
    4 431 407 383
    5 406 382 359
    6 391 367 343
    7 386 362 338
    8 377 353 329
    9 371 347 323
    10 339 303 280
    16 310 275 251
    26 279 243 220
    Single S. 214
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 768 716 716
    2 439 413 413
    3 397 370 370
    4 366 340 340
    5 342 316 316
    6 327 300 300
    7 321 295 295
    8 313 287 287
    9 306 280 280
    10 272 260 237
    16 244 232 208
    26 213 201 177
    Single S. 150
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 692 673 668
    2 401 392 389
    3 358 349 347
    4 328 319 316
    5 304 294 292
    6 289 279 277
    7 283 274 271
    8 275 265 263
    9 268 259 256
    10 237 225 203
    16 208 196 175
    26 177 165 143
    Single S. 112
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 625 616 606
    2 368 363 358
    3 325 320 316
    4 295 290 285
    5 270 266 261
    6 255 250 246
    7 250 245 240
    8 241 237 232
    9 235 230 225
    10 213 208 203
    16 184 179 175
    26 153 148 143
    Single S. 78
    GoldenInn
Note: Above normal tour cost include one shopping stop (40 minutes) per day. No push on buying. Please book the following no shopping tour if you are not interested in local art crafts shopping.

Cost for no shopping tour
  • Super Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1168 1120 1049
    2 639 616 580
    3 586 562 526
    4 547 523 487
    5 517 493 457
    6 498 474 438
    7 483 459 423
    8 473 449 414
    9 466 442 406
    10 362 350 326
    16 333 321 297
    26 300 288 264
    Single S. 302
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 992 944 897
    2 551 527 504
    3 498 474 450
    4 458 435 411
    5 428 405 381
    6 409 386 362
    7 395 371 347
    8 385 361 337
    9 378 354 330
    10 345 310 286
    16 316 280 257
    26 283 247 223
    Single S. 214
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 863 811 811
    2 487 461 461
    3 434 407 407
    4 394 368 368
    5 364 338 338
    6 345 319 319
    7 330 304 304
    8 321 295 295
    9 313 287 287
    10 279 267 243
    16 250 238 214
    26 216 204 180
    Single S. 150
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 787 768 763
    2 449 439 437
    3 395 386 384
    4 356 347 344
    5 326 317 314
    6 307 298 295
    7 292 283 280
    8 283 273 271
    9 275 266 263
    10 243 231 210
    16 214 202 180
    26 180 169 147
    Single S. 112
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 720 711 701
    2 416 411 406
    3 362 357 353
    4 323 318 313
    5 293 288 283
    6 274 269 264
    7 259 254 249
    8 249 245 240
    9 242 237 232
    10 219 214 210
    16 190 185 180
    26 157 152 147
    Single S. 78
    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.
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  • Include ↓
  • Hotel accommodation,
  • Air-conditioned private car or van,
  • Admission fee of mentioned attractions,
  • English-speaking tour guide,
  • Meals as mentioned,
  • Fuel, expressway cost and parking cost,
  • Pick-up from and transfer back to your hotel.
  • Exclude ↓
  • Gratuities to guides and drivers,
  • Personal expense.