Beijing 6 days Spring Private Package Tour

6 days Spring trip to Beijing

Tour code: BJ-PH-03Spring
Focus: Beijing 6 days private Spring tour, Mutianyu Great Wall package private tour, 6 days Beijing Spring private trip
Updated: 2017-September-02

Tour Profile

  • Tour type: private package tour
  • Departure: daily
  • Duration: 6 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, Beihai Park. (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 3. Mutianyu Great Wall, Lunch, Summer Palace. (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 4. Beijing Botanical Garden, Jingshan Park, Taste Chinese Tea, Beijing Hutong, Houhai Area. (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 5. Zhongshan Park, Taoranting Park, Lunch, Xiushui Market, Beijing Roast Duck Dinner, Acrobatic Show.(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 6. 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, Beihai Park.
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 Beihai Park. Beihai Park was first dug out in the 12th century, with the excavated earth used to form a central island. It is the oldest and best-preserved imperial garden in China. The park covers an area of 69 hectares including a 39-hectare lake. In the park, lakes and hills wind along pavilions and towers, trees and flowers.

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


Day 3. Mutianyu Great Wall, Lunch, Summer Palace.
Be picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:30 am.

Photo of Mutianyu Great WallDrive 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.
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 Badaling section.

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

Day 4. Beijing Botanical Garden, Jingshan Park, Taste Chinese Tea, Beijing Hutong, Houhai Area.
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 Botanical Garden. Established in 1955, Beijing Botanical Garden covers an area of 564,000 square meters. The garden cultivates 6,000 species of plant, including 2,000 kinds of trees and bushes, 1,620 varieties of tropical and subtropical plants, 500 species of flowers and 1,900 kinds of fruit trees, water plants. Meanwhile, there are several Buddhist temples scattered in the botanical garden.

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.

Taste Chinese tea, enjoy Chinese tea ceremony and have a rest in a local tea house.
China is the hometown and birthplace of Chinese tea.
Being the national drinks of China, tea has a history of four to five thousand years.
Tea culture is one of the specific representative of Chinese culture.

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.

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 5. Zhongshan Park, Taoranting Park, Lunch, Xiushui Market, Beijing Roast Duck Dinner, Acrobatic Show.
Be picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:30 am.

Drive to visit Zhongshan Park. The Zhongshan Park was originally an imperial garden that houses the Altar of Earth and Grain. In the Ming and Qing dynasties,emperors came to the garden to pray to the gods of earth and agriculture. In the park, there is a greenhouse that includes 39 varieties of tulips presented by the Princess of Holland in 1977.

Move on to visit Taoranting Park. Built in Qing Dynasty, Taoranting Park was a popular site for scholars to recite and compose poetry and essays. Taoranting Park contains 36 pavilions, including ten full sized replicas of well-known pavilions in China.

After lunch, visit Xiushui Market. Also called Silk Market or Silk Street Market, it is a shopping center housing 1,700 retail vendors. Except silk and fashion clothes, various kinds of iterms can be bought here.

Go to taste Beijing Roast Duck and enjoy Chinese Acrobatic Show.

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

Day 6. 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 1892 1812 1693
    2 1061 1022 962
    3 975 936 876
    4 919 879 820
    5 876 836 777
    6 842 802 743
    7 840 800 741
    8 824 784 725
    9 811 772 712
    10 637 617 577
    16 593 573 534
    26 541 521 482
    Single S. 501
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1598 1519 1439
    2 915 875 835
    3 828 789 749
    4 772 732 693
    5 729 689 650
    6 695 656 616
    7 693 653 614
    8 677 637 598
    9 664 625 585
    10 609 550 510
    16 565 506 466
    26 513 454 414
    Single S. 354
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1384 1296 1296
    2 807 764 764
    3 721 678 678
    4 665 621 621
    5 622 578 578
    6 588 545 545
    7 586 542 542
    8 570 526 526
    9 557 514 514
    10 498 478 438
    16 454 434 395
    26 402 382 343
    Single S. 247
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1257 1225 1217
    2 744 728 724
    3 658 642 638
    4 602 586 582
    5 558 542 538
    6 525 509 505
    7 522 507 503
    8 506 490 486
    9 494 478 474
    10 438 419 383
    16 395 375 339
    26 343 323 287
    Single S. 183
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1146 1130 1114
    2 688 680 673
    3 602 594 586
    4 546 538 530
    5 503 495 487
    6 469 461 453
    7 467 459 451
    8 451 443 435
    9 438 430 422
    10 399 391 383
    16 355 347 339
    26 303 295 287
    Single S. 128
    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 2098 2019 1900
    2 1165 1125 1065
    3 1049 1010 950
    4 975 935 875
    5 920 880 821
    6 879 839 780
    7 860 821 761
    8 842 802 742
    9 827 787 728
    10 651 631 592
    16 605 585 546
    26 548 529 489
    Single S. 501
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1804 1725 1646
    2 1018 978 938
    3 902 863 823
    4 828 788 748
    5 773 734 694
    6 732 693 653
    7 713 674 634
    8 695 655 615
    9 680 641 601
    10 623 564 524
    16 577 518 478
    26 521 461 421
    Single S. 354
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1590 1503 1503
    2 911 867 867
    3 795 752 752
    4 721 677 677
    5 666 623 623
    6 625 582 582
    7 606 563 563
    8 588 544 544
    9 573 529 529
    10 512 492 453
    16 466 446 407
    26 410 390 350
    Single S. 247
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1463 1431 1423
    2 847 831 827
    3 732 716 712
    4 657 641 637
    5 603 587 583
    6 562 546 542
    7 543 527 523
    8 524 508 504
    9 510 494 490
    10 453 433 397
    16 407 387 351
    26 350 330 294
    Single S. 183
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1352 1336 1320
    2 792 784 776
    3 676 668 660
    4 602 594 586
    5 547 539 531
    6 506 498 490
    7 487 479 471
    8 469 461 453
    9 454 446 438
    10 413 405 397
    16 367 359 351
    26 310 302 294
    Single S. 128
    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 ↓
  • Cable car of Mutianyu Great Wall,
  • Gratuities to guides and drivers,
  • Personal expense.