Beijing 5 days classic package tour include Mutianyu Great Wall

Beijing 5 days classic package tour include Beijing City and Mutianyu Great Wall

Tour code: BJ-PH-02M
Focus: Beijing 5 days tour, Mutianyu Great Wall package tour, 5 days Beijing tour
Updated: 2017-September-02

Tour Profile

  • Tour type: private package tour
  • Departure: daily
  • Duration: 5 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, Forbidden City, Lunch, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 3. Ming Tombs, Lunch, Mutianyu Great Wall (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 4. Beijing Zoo, Beijing Hutong, Lama Temple, Outside view of Bird Nest and Water Cube
Beijing Roast Duck Dinner, Acrobatic Show. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 5. 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, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace
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.

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.

Drive to 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.

Temple of Heaven PhotoMove 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 3. Ming Tombs, Mutianyu Great Wall
Be picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:30 am.

Drive one and half hours to visit Ming Tomb, which 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. Chang Ling is the largest tomb in architectural scale. The hall of Chang Ling is the largest structure of nanmu wood in China. Drive one and half hours to the famous Mutianyu Great Wall.

After lunch, we will drive to visit Mutianyu 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.
Photo of Mutianyu Great WallMutianyu section 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.

Be transferred back to your hotel after the whole day tour at around 18:00.
(Breakfast, Lunch)

Day 4. Beijing Zoo, Hutong, Lama Temple, Bird Nest and Water Cube, Roast Duck, Acrobatic Show
Be picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:30 am.

Drive to 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.

Photo of Beijing HutongThen we will 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.

After lunch, we will visit Lama Temple. As the biggest lamasery in Beijing, the Lama Temple was built in 1694. The temple contains 5 halls along a central axis plus three Memorial Archways. The Hall of Harmony and Peace is the main building of the temple.

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 go to taste Beijing Roast Duck and enjoy Chinese Acrobatic Show.
(Breakfast, Lunch, dinner)

Day 5. Departure
Be picked up from your hotel and transfer to airport for departure.

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 1508 1445 1350
    2 850 818 770
    3 796 764 716
    4 753 722 674
    5 720 688 640
    6 693 662 614
    7 691 660 612
    8 679 647 600
    9 669 638 590
    10 529 513 482
    16 489 474 442
    26 449 434 402
    Single S. 401
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1274 1210 1147
    2 732 700 669
    3 678 647 615
    4 636 604 572
    5 602 571 539
    6 576 544 512
    7 574 542 510
    8 562 530 498
    9 552 520 489
    10 507 459 428
    16 467 420 388
    26 427 380 348
    Single S. 284
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1102 1032 1032
    2 647 612 612
    3 593 558 558
    4 550 515 515
    5 517 482 482
    6 490 455 455
    7 488 453 453
    8 476 441 441
    9 466 431 431
    10 418 402 370
    16 378 362 331
    26 338 322 291
    Single S. 198
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1000 975 969
    2 596 583 580
    3 542 529 526
    4 499 487 483
    5 466 453 450
    6 439 427 424
    7 437 425 422
    8 425 412 409
    9 415 403 400
    10 370 355 326
    16 331 315 286
    26 291 275 246
    Single S. 147
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 912 899 886
    2 551 545 539
    3 497 491 485
    4 455 449 442
    5 421 415 409
    6 395 389 382
    7 393 387 380
    8 381 374 368
    9 371 365 358
    10 339 332 326
    16 299 293 286
    26 259 253 246
    Single S. 103
    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 1667 1604 1508
    2 929 897 850
    3 851 820 772
    4 795 763 716
    5 753 721 674
    6 721 689 642
    7 707 676 628
    8 693 661 614
    9 682 650 602
    10 540 524 493
    16 498 482 451
    26 455 439 407
    Single S. 401
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1432 1369 1305
    2 812 780 748
    3 734 702 670
    4 677 646 614
    5 636 604 572
    6 604 572 540
    7 590 558 526
    8 575 544 512
    9 564 533 501
    10 518 470 439
    16 476 428 397
    26 433 385 353
    Single S. 284
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1261 1191 1191
    2 726 691 691
    3 648 613 613
    4 592 557 557
    5 550 515 515
    6 518 483 483
    7 504 469 469
    8 490 455 455
    9 479 444 444
    10 429 413 382
    16 387 371 340
    26 344 328 296
    Single S. 198
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1159 1134 1127
    2 675 662 659
    3 597 585 581
    4 541 528 525
    5 499 487 483
    6 467 454 451
    7 453 441 437
    8 439 426 423
    9 428 415 412
    10 382 366 337
    16 340 324 295
    26 296 280 252
    Single S. 147
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1070 1058 1045
    2 631 624 618
    3 553 547 540
    4 497 490 484
    5 455 448 442
    6 423 416 410
    7 409 403 396
    8 395 388 382
    9 383 377 371
    10 350 344 337
    16 308 301 295
    26 264 258 252
    Single S. 103
    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.
Message

Email

  • 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 ↓
  • Cable car of Mutianyu Great Wall,
  • Gratuities to guides and drivers,
  • Personal expense.