Classic Beijing 5 Days Private Package Tour for American Travelers

5 Days Beijing Package trip for travelers from USA

Tour code: BJ-PH-02USA
Focus: Beijing 5 days tour, Mutianyu Great Wall package tour, 5 days Beijing trip
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, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace. (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 3. Underground Palace of Dingling Tomb, Sacred Way, Lunch, Mutianyu Great Wall (Cable Car included), Foot Massage, Buffet Dinner in a nice restaurant. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 4. Beijing Zoo to see Panda, Beijing Hutong include Rickshaw experience in Hutong, National Museum, Beijing Acrobatic Show, Beijing Roast Duck Dinner. (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.

Temple of Heaven PhotoDrive 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.

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 3. Underground Palace of Dingling Tomb, Sacred Way, Lunch, Mutianyu Great Wall (Cable Car included), Foot Massage, Buffet Dinner in a nice restaurant.
Mutianyu Great WallBe picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:30 am.

Drive to visit Underground Palace of Dingling Tomb. Ding Ling (the Tomb of Ding) is the mausoleum of the 13th emperor (Wanli) of the Ming Dynasty, who had the longest reign in Ming dynasty.
With five chambers, the underground palace of Dingling is 27 meters deep with a total floor space of 1,195 square meters. All chambers were built of stone without using a single beam or column. Dingling is the only excavated tomb for archaeological exploration. Tourists can see precious antiques in the exhibition halls.

Then visit Sacred Way. The Sacred Way stretches 7 kilometers from south to north through the center of the tombs area. It was originally built for the first tomb Changling - the tomb of Emperor Yongle, the most powerful emperor in the Ming dynasty. But as the later tombs were built either to the right or to the left, it became the main road to all of them. They formed one group, but each tomb is independent of the other. Each lies at the foot of a hill.

Photo of Mutianyu Great WallAfter lunch, we will visit the famous Mutianyu Great Wall.
The 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.
Mutianyu 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 Mutianyu section. Spend two hours on the Great Wall. Cable Car included.

Then we will experience the Foot Massage. Foot Massage is a part of Chinese traditional medicine and culture. It improves the immune system and keeps the body's natural balance. Going for a foot massage after a day traveling will be really comfortable.

Have Buffet Dinner in a nice restaurant.

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

Day 4.Beijing Zoo to see Panda, Beijing Hutong include Rickshaw experience in Hutong, National Museum, Beijing Acrobatic Show, Beijing Roast Duck Dinner.
Photo of Beijing HutongBe picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:30 am.

Drive to visit Beijing Zoo to see 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.

Then 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 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.

Enjoy Acrobatic Show and have Roast Duck Dinner. Acrobatic show has been existent in China for more than two thousand years. It is one of the most popular art forms in China.
Beijing Roast Duck is delicious food with Beijing local flavor. Eating Peking duck is seen to be one of the two things you are absolutely supposed to do while in Beijing.

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

Day 5. 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 1640 1576 1481
    2 989 957 910
    3 929 898 850
    4 886 855 807
    5 853 821 773
    6 829 797 750
    7 817 786 738
    8 799 767 719
    9 786 754 706
    10 644 628 596
    16 604 588 556
    26 564 548 516
    Single S. 401
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1405 1341 1278
    2 872 840 808
    3 812 780 748
    4 769 737 705
    5 735 703 672
    6 712 680 648
    7 700 668 636
    8 681 649 618
    9 668 637 605
    10 622 574 542
    16 582 534 502
    26 541 494 462
    Single S. 284
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1234 1164 1164
    2 786 751 751
    3 726 691 691
    4 683 648 648
    5 649 614 614
    6 626 591 591
    7 614 579 579
    8 595 560 560
    9 583 548 548
    10 533 517 485
    16 493 477 445
    26 453 437 405
    Single S. 198
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1132 1107 1100
    2 735 722 719
    3 675 663 659
    4 632 620 616
    5 599 586 583
    6 575 562 559
    7 563 551 548
    8 545 532 529
    9 532 519 516
    10 485 469 441
    16 445 429 401
    26 405 389 360
    Single S. 147
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1043 1030 1018
    2 691 684 678
    3 631 625 618
    4 588 582 575
    5 554 548 541
    6 531 524 518
    7 519 513 506
    8 500 494 487
    9 487 481 475
    10 453 447 441
    16 413 407 401
    26 373 367 360
    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 1799 1735 1640
    2 1068 1037 989
    3 985 953 905
    4 928 896 849
    5 886 854 807
    6 857 825 777
    7 833 802 754
    8 812 781 733
    9 798 766 719
    10 655 639 607
    16 613 597 565
    26 569 553 521
    Single S. 401
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1564 1500 1437
    2 951 919 887
    3 867 836 804
    4 810 779 747
    5 768 737 705
    6 739 708 676
    7 716 684 652
    8 695 663 632
    9 681 649 617
    10 633 585 553
    16 590 543 511
    26 547 499 468
    Single S. 284
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1392 1322 1322
    2 865 830 830
    3 782 747 747
    4 725 690 690
    5 683 648 648
    6 654 619 619
    7 630 595 595
    8 609 574 574
    9 595 560 560
    10 544 528 496
    16 502 486 454
    26 458 442 410
    Single S. 198
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1291 1265 1259
    2 814 802 799
    3 731 718 715
    4 674 661 658
    5 632 619 616
    6 603 590 587
    7 579 567 563
    8 559 546 543
    9 544 531 528
    10 496 480 452
    16 454 438 410
    26 410 395 366
    Single S. 147
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1202 1189 1176
    2 770 764 757
    3 686 680 674
    4 630 623 617
    5 587 581 575
    6 558 552 546
    7 535 529 522
    8 514 508 501
    9 500 493 487
    10 464 458 452
    16 422 416 410
    26 379 372 366
    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.
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  • Include ↓
  • Hotel accommodation,
  • Air-conditioned private car or van,
  • Cable car of Mutianyu Great Wall,
  • 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.