Beijing Jingshan Park and Beihai Park One Day Walking Tour

Beijing Private Walking Tour to Jingshan Park, Beihai Park and Houhai Area

Tour code: BJ-PO-11c
Focus: Jingshan Park, Beihai Park, Huguosi Local Snack Street, Houhai Area, Yandai Street, Yinding Bridge, Former Residence of Songqingling, Xihai Area
Updated: 2017-September-02

Tour Profile

  • Tour type: Beijing private tour
  • Departure: daily
  • Duration: about 8 hours
  • Escorted: yes
  • Language: English
  • Level: easy
  • Kids or elders: possible
  • Starting place: hotel in Beijing
  • Finishing place: hotel in Beijing

Itinerary

Beihai ParkBe picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide at 08:30.

Then arrive in Jingshan Park to to have a bird view of forbidden City. Once as an imperial garden, the Jingshan park was situated right on the north of the Forbidden City. It is an artificial hill made from the soil which was excavated for the moats of the Forbidden City.

Then 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.

Then visit Huguosi Street. Huoguosi Street is an ancient steet with many snack Stores offering various a wide variety of traditional Beijing-flavor snacks including sesame ball, ground beans drink, focal circle, Aiwowo, snow balling usury, and so on, altogether about 100 kinds. Huoguosi nack Street is the best place to know about the snack culture of old Beijing city.

After lunch, go to Houhai Area. Visit Yandai Xie Street. This vibrant street has a variety of shops with Chinese handicraft items and places to eat or drink.

Then visit Yinding Bridge. Yinding Bridge is built in Ming Dynasty and has a history of more than 500 years. Standing on the bridge, you can enjoy the the best view of Shichahai Lake.

Visit Former Residence of Songqingling. It was once a garden of one of the Qing Dynasty princes' mansions.

Then go to Xihai Area. With green water, lotus leaves, willows and pavillions, the scenary of this area is beautiful.

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



Note:
1. Tour guide may combines public bus, subway, taxi as well as walking during this day tour.
2. Beijing local tour guide may adjust the visiting sequence according to weather and traffic condition.
3. The price is subject to change before final confirmation.

Quotation for No-Shopping Tour

  • 1 people: 141
  • 2 people: 85
  • 3 people: 76
  • 4 people: 68
  • 5 people: 61
  • 6 people: 56
  • 7 people: 55
  • 8 people: 53
  • 9 people: 51
  • 10-15people: 46
  • 16-25people: 39
  • 26-37people: 31
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  • Include ↓
  • Public bus / subway / Taxi when necessary,
  • Admission fee of mentioned attractions,
  • English-speaking tour guide,
  • Lunch
  • Exclude ↓
  • Gratuities to guides and drivers,
  • Personal expense.