Beijing 7 days Marathon package tour

Beijing 7 days Marathon package tour include taking marathon and Beijing sightseeing

Tour code: BJ-PH-02Marathon
Focus: Beijing 7 days Marathon tour, Beijing Marathon package tour, 7 days Marathon Beijing tour
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

September 15. Be met from airport and transfer to hotel.
September 16. Get ready for Marathon Beijing. Rest time of the day is at leisure. (Breakfast)
September 17. 06:00. Be met from hotel and transfer to Marathon. 07:30 start Marathon. Transfer back to hotel after Marathon. Remainder of the day is at leisure. (Breakfast)
September 18. Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Lunch, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace (Breakfast, Lunch)
September 19. Ming Tombs, Lunch, Mutianyu Great Wall. (Breakfast, Lunch)
September 20. Beijing Zoo, Beijing Hutong, Lama Temple, Outside view of Bird Nest and Water Cube
Beijing Roast Duck Dinner, Acrobatic Show. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
September 21. Be met from hotel and transfer to airport for departure. (Breakfast)

Detailed Itinerary

September 15. 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.

September 16. Get ready for Marathon Beijing.
Get ready for Marathon Beijing. Rest time of the day is at leisure.
(Breakfast)

September 17. Marathon Beijing.
Be picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 06:00 am.

Transfer to take Marathon which will start at 07:30.

Transfer back to hotel after Marathon. Remainder of the day is at leisure.
(Breakfast)

September 18. 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)


September 19. 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.

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)


September 20. 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.
Be transferred back to your hotel after the whole day tour.
(Breakfast, Lunch, dinner)


September 21. Departure
Be picked up from your hotel and transfer to airport for departure.
(Breakfast)

 

Registration Information
1. Registration period: since 15:00 of Saturday 22nd July.
2. Minimum age requirement: 20 years old.
3. Registration Fee:50 USD / Person
4. All entrants MUST provide valid and correct information for the race registration, otherwise you would be failed on the registration and disqualified for the race.

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 2159 2064 1921
    2 1200 1153 1081
    3 1112 1065 993
    4 1051 1004 932
    5 1004 956 885
    6 970 922 851
    7 960 912 841
    8 943 895 824
    9 930 882 811
    10 725 701 654
    16 676 653 605
    26 619 595 547
    Single S. 600
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1807 1712 1616
    2 1024 977 929
    3 936 888 841
    4 875 827 780
    5 827 780 732
    6 794 746 698
    7 783 736 688
    8 767 719 672
    9 754 706 659
    10 692 620 573
    16 643 572 524
    26 585 514 466
    Single S. 424
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1550 1445 1445
    2 896 843 843
    3 807 755 755
    4 747 694 694
    5 699 647 647
    6 665 613 613
    7 655 603 603
    8 638 586 586
    9 625 573 573
    10 558 535 487
    16 510 486 438
    26 452 428 380
    Single S. 295
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1397 1359 1350
    2 820 800 796
    3 731 712 707
    4 670 651 647
    5 623 604 599
    6 589 570 565
    7 579 560 555
    8 562 543 538
    9 549 530 525
    10 487 463 420
    16 438 415 372
    26 380 357 314
    Single S. 219
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1264 1245 1226
    2 753 743 734
    3 665 655 645
    4 604 594 585
    5 556 547 537
    6 522 513 503
    7 512 503 493
    8 495 486 476
    9 482 473 463
    10 439 430 420
    16 391 381 372
    26 333 323 314
    Single S. 152
    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 2318 2223 2080
    2 1280 1232 1161
    3 1168 1120 1049
    4 1093 1045 974
    5 1037 989 918
    6 998 950 879
    7 976 928 857
    8 957 909 838
    9 942 895 823
    10 736 712 665
    16 685 662 614
    26 624 600 553
    Single S. 600
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1966 1870 1775
    2 1104 1056 1008
    3 992 944 896
    4 917 869 822
    5 861 813 766
    6 821 774 726
    7 799 752 704
    8 781 733 685
    9 766 718 671
    10 703 631 584
    16 652 581 533
    26 591 519 472
    Single S. 424
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1708 1604 1604
    2 975 923 923
    3 863 811 811
    4 788 736 736
    5 732 680 680
    6 693 640 640
    7 671 618 618
    8 652 600 600
    9 638 585 585
    10 570 546 498
    16 519 495 447
    26 457 434 386
    Single S. 295
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1556 1518 1508
    2 899 880 875
    3 787 768 763
    4 712 693 688
    5 656 637 632
    6 617 598 593
    7 595 576 571
    8 576 557 552
    9 561 542 538
    10 498 474 431
    16 447 424 381
    26 386 362 319
    Single S. 219
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1423 1404 1385
    2 832 823 813
    3 720 711 701
    4 645 636 626
    5 589 580 570
    6 550 540 531
    7 528 518 509
    8 509 500 490
    9 495 485 476
    10 450 441 431
    16 400 390 381
    26 338 329 319
    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.
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  • Include ↓
  • Hotel accommodation,
  • Air-conditioned private car or van,
  • Admission fee of mentioned attractions,
  • Registration Fee of Beijing Marathon,
  • 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.