Beijing 6 days cruise private package tour end in Xingang Port

6 days Beijing private cruise package tour starting from airport and end in Xingang port

Tour code: BJ-PH-03xingang
Focus: Beijing 6 days private tour end in Xingang Port, Beijing private layover package tour, 6 days Beijing layover private tour
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:  Xingang Port


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. (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 5. Shopping tour: Xiushui Market, Pearl Market/Hongqiao Market. Beijing Roast Duck Dinner, Acrobatic Show. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 6. Be met from hotel and transfer to Xingang Port to connect your ship. (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. Ming Tombs, Mutianyu Great Wall.
Photo of Mutianyu Great WallBe 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.
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.

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
Photo of Beijing HutongBe 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.

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 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.

HPhoto of Bird's Nestave 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 whole day tour at around 18:00.
(Breakfast, Lunch)

Day 5. Xiushui Market, Pearl Market/Hongqiao 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.

Driver to 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.

Move on to go to Hongqiao market. Hongqiao market is located in Hongqiao business area in Chongwen district, with an easy access to famous Temple of Heaven. Except famous pearls, it offers the usual clothes, bags, shoes, binoculars, cameras, coral, electronics, etc.

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

Day 6. Departure
Be met from hotel and transfer to Xingang Port to connect your ship.
(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 2058 1978 1859
    2 1148 1108 1049
    3 1049 1009 949
    4 976 936 877
    5 923 883 824
    6 883 843 783
    7 880 840 781
    8 860 820 761
    9 844 804 745
    10 667 647 608
    16 622 602 562
    26 562 542 503
    Single S. 501
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1764 1685 1605
    2 1001 962 922
    3 902 862 822
    4 829 789 750
    5 776 736 697
    6 736 696 656
    7 733 694 654
    8 713 673 634
    9 697 658 618
    10 639 580 540
    16 594 535 495
    26 534 475 435
    Single S. 354
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1550 1462 1462
    2 894 850 850
    3 795 751 751
    4 722 678 678
    5 669 625 625
    6 629 585 585
    7 626 582 582
    8 606 562 562
    9 590 546 546
    10 528 508 469
    16 483 463 423
    26 423 403 364
    Single S. 247
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1423 1391 1383
    2 831 815 811
    3 731 715 711
    4 658 643 639
    5 605 589 585
    6 565 549 545
    7 563 547 543
    8 542 526 523
    9 527 511 507
    10 469 449 413
    16 423 404 368
    26 364 344 308
    Single S. 183
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1312 1296 1280
    2 775 767 759
    3 676 668 660
    4 603 595 587
    5 550 542 534
    6 509 502 494
    7 507 499 491
    8 487 479 471
    9 471 463 455
    10 429 421 413
    16 384 376 368
    26 324 316 308
    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 2264 2185 2066
    2 1251 1212 1152
    3 1123 1083 1024
    4 1031 992 932
    5 967 927 868
    6 920 880 820
    7 900 861 801
    8 878 838 778
    9 860 820 761
    10 681 662 622
    16 634 614 574
    26 569 550 510
    Single S. 501
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1970 1891 1812
    2 1104 1065 1025
    3 976 936 897
    4 885 845 805
    5 820 781 741
    6 773 733 693
    7 754 714 674
    8 731 691 651
    9 713 673 634
    10 654 594 554
    16 606 546 507
    26 542 482 443
    Single S. 354
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1756 1669 1669
    2 997 954 954
    3 869 825 825
    4 777 734 734
    5 713 670 670
    6 666 622 622
    7 647 603 603
    8 624 580 580
    9 606 562 562
    10 543 523 483
    16 495 475 435
    26 431 411 371
    Single S. 247
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1629 1597 1589
    2 934 918 914
    3 805 789 785
    4 714 698 694
    5 650 634 630
    6 602 586 582
    7 583 567 563
    8 560 544 540
    9 542 527 523
    10 483 463 427
    16 435 415 380
    26 371 351 316
    Single S. 183
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1518 1502 1486
    2 878 870 862
    3 750 742 734
    4 658 650 643
    5 594 586 578
    6 547 539 531
    7 527 520 512
    8 505 497 489
    9 487 479 471
    10 443 435 427
    16 396 388 380
    26 331 323 316
    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.