5 Days Beijing Memorable Tour
- Tour Code:BST06
- Tour Duration: 5 Days
- Tour overview:On your 5 day Beijing tour, you will visit the Temple of Heaven, Tiananmen Square, The Forbidden City, the Ming Dynasty Tombs and Sacred way, and the Bird’s Nest and Water Cube from the 2008 Beijing Olympics, Beihai Park, the Summer Palace, and Beijing Hutongs.
- Tour Price:2-5 pax (Tourist Class) : USD229 per person
Day by Day Itinerary
Day 1 -
Day 1 Beijing Arrival
Arrive in Beijing, be met and transferred to hotel.
Day 2 Beijing (L)
This full day city tour will take you to Temple of Heaven, Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City.
The tour begins in the morning with a visit of the Temple of Heaven, the place where the Emperor came every winter solstice to worship heaven and to solemnly pray for a good harvest.
After lunch, go on the city tour to visit Tiananmen Square, with its wealth of monuments to the Communist era. From there you will walk across the Golden River Bridge to visit the Forbidden City, a huge complex of palaces and temples built to house the imperial family, constructed 600 years ago. According to UNESCO, it is the largest collection of preserved ancient wooden structures in the world.
Day 3 Beijing (L)
After experiencing the royal lifestyle, today you will be transferred to the surrounding countryside of Beijing and visit the Great Wall. The image of China throughout the world, the Great Wall lives up to its reputation as one of the world's greatest structures. At the Badaling section you will have the opportunity to climb either the north or south face of the wall, admiring the splendid mountain views.
In the afternoon you will visit the legendary Ming Tombs, which are situated at the foot of Heavenly Longevity Mountain. 13 Ming Dynasty emperors were buried in the area after the third Ming emperor Yongle moved the Chinese capital from Nanjing to Beijing in 1420. You will walk along the Sacred Way, a road guarded by stone statues on both sides, as the ancient emperors did to hold a memorial ceremony for their ancestors.
On the way back to hotel, you will be driven to the main 2008 Beijing Olympic venues, take an exterior visit of both the Bird's Nest and the The Water Cube.
Day 4 Beijing (L)
We will experience a unique Hutong tour by taking a rickshaw this morning. Hutongs are a kind of ancient city alley or lane and the city’s most emblematic spots that symbolize Beijing’s long history. Today, the Hutong is a living museum of Beijing history showing the traditional lifestyle of Beijing people.
Then you will see Beihai Park. Beihai Park is said to be built according to a traditional Chinese legend in Liao Dynasty (916 - 1125) and was repaired and rebuilt in the following dynasties. The large-scale rebuilding in the reign of Emperor Qianlong of the Qing Dynasty (1644 - 1911) generally established the present scale and pattern of Beihai Park. In 1925, the park was first opened to the public, attracting hundreds of thousands of visitors from all over the world every year.
You will continue by visiting the Summer Palace. Equally famous as the Forbidden City, the Summer Palace is the largest and most beautiful Chinese imperial garden. It is considered a museum of gardens in China.
Day 5 Beijing Departure
Feel leisure till be transferred to the airport to for your next destination.
|Season||Tour Class||Group Size||Single Room
|Peak Season||3*(Tourist Class)||$542||$335||$229||$166|