Classic Beijing 6 Days Private Package Tour for American Travelers

6 Days Beijing Package trip for travelers from USA

Tour code: BJ-PH-03USA
Focus: Beijing 6 days tour, Mutianyu Great Wall package tour, 6 days Beijing 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, 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. Garden Museum, Outside view of Bird Nest and Water Cube Lunch, Free Afternoon. (Breakfast, Lunch)
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, 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. Garden Museum, Outside view of Bird Nest and Water Cube, Lunch, Free Afternoonr.
Photo of Bird NestBe picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:30 am.

Drive to visit Garden Museum. Opened in May, 2013, China Garden Museum is the first national museum of its kind in China. It is is an international cultural center for collecting historical garden relics, carrying forward Chinese traditional culture, displaying the charm of garden art and studying the value of gardens. The museum consists of the main building, indoor gardens and outdoor exhibition areas.

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.

Be transferred back to your hotel after the lunch.
Afternoon is free.
(Breakfast, Lunch)

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 1980 1900 1781
    2 1173 1134 1074
    3 1096 1056 997
    4 1044 1004 945
    5 1003 963 904
    6 974 935 875
    7 963 923 863
    8 941 901 842
    9 926 886 827
    10 751 731 691
    16 703 684 644
    26 654 634 595
    Single S. 501
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1686 1607 1527
    2 1026 987 947
    3 949 909 870
    4 897 857 818
    5 856 817 777
    6 827 788 748
    7 816 776 736
    8 794 755 715
    9 779 740 700
    10 723 664 624
    16 676 616 576
    26 627 567 527
    Single S. 354
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1472 1384 1384
    2 919 876 876
    3 842 798 798
    4 790 746 746
    5 749 705 705
    6 720 677 677
    7 709 665 665
    8 687 643 643
    9 672 628 628
    10 612 592 552
    16 564 545 505
    26 515 496 456
    Single S. 247
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1345 1313 1305
    2 856 840 836
    3 778 763 759
    4 726 710 707
    5 686 670 666
    6 657 641 637
    7 645 629 625
    8 624 608 604
    9 609 593 589
    10 552 533 497
    16 505 485 449
    26 456 436 400
    Single S. 183
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1234 1218 1202
    2 800 792 784
    3 723 715 707
    4 671 663 655
    5 630 622 614
    6 601 593 585
    7 590 582 574
    8 568 560 552
    9 553 545 537
    10 513 505 497
    16 465 457 449
    26 416 408 400
    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 2186 2107 1987
    2 1276 1237 1177
    3 1170 1130 1071
    4 1099 1060 1000
    5 1047 1008 948
    6 1011 972 912
    7 983 943 884
    8 959 919 860
    9 942 902 843
    10 765 745 706
    16 715 695 656
    26 662 642 602
    Single S. 501
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1892 1813 1734
    2 1130 1090 1050
    3 1023 984 944
    4 953 913 873
    5 901 861 821
    6 864 825 785
    7 836 796 757
    8 812 772 733
    9 795 755 716
    10 737 678 638
    16 687 628 588
    26 634 574 535
    Single S. 354
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1678 1591 1591
    2 1022 979 979
    3 916 872 872
    4 845 802 802
    5 794 750 750
    6 757 714 714
    7 729 685 685
    8 705 661 661
    9 688 644 644
    10 626 606 567
    16 576 557 517
    26 523 503 463
    Single S. 247
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1551 1519 1511
    2 959 943 939
    3 853 837 833
    4 782 766 762
    5 730 714 710
    6 694 678 674
    7 665 650 646
    8 641 626 622
    9 625 609 605
    10 567 547 511
    16 517 497 461
    26 463 443 408
    Single S. 183
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1440 1424 1408
    2 903 895 887
    3 797 789 781
    4 726 718 710
    5 674 667 659
    6 638 630 622
    7 610 602 594
    8 586 578 570
    9 569 561 553
    10 527 519 511
    16 477 469 461
    26 424 416 408
    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,
  • 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.