|Badaling Great Wall, Summer Palace
Be picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide between 07:00 am and 8:30 am.
Then we drive to Badaling Great Wall which is located in Yanqing County.
The Great Wall touches the billows of the Bohai Sea in the east, and traverses the vast expanse of the Gobi desert in the west. It crosses prairies and deserts, nestles up to the Yellow River, surmounts high mountains, stretches 10,000 li. Badaling Great Wall boasts strategically important position, long history, rich culture, spectacular architecture, great and affecting legend. For these reasons, it is rated as the best of all famous passes. Badaling Great Wall is the outstanding representative part and is the best part of Ming Dynasty Great Wall. It is a precious part of human cultural heritages and a center of attention for world tourists.
Have lunch in local restaurant. Lunch time is about 1 hour.
After lunch we visit Summer Palace. The Summer Palace is the largest and best preserved imperial garden in China. In garden, the halls, pavilions, bridges and temples, Kunming Lake and Longevity Hill, all blend together harmoniously in spite of their individual styles. In 1998, it was listed World Heritage by UNSCO for its rich culture and charming natural scene.
Be transferred back to your hotel after the whole day tour.
Shopping place available: Jade, cloisonne.