Tour Duration: about 7:30 - 18:00
In the morning, you will be picked up from the hotel by your guide.
Today’s excursion starts with a visit to the Forbidden City (UNESCO), where the 24 emperors of the Ming and the Qing Dynasties ruled for nearly 500 years (1420-1911). Experience the architectural splendor of the palaces, ceremonial courtyards and private quarters. (2 hours)
Enjoy your Chinese lunch at a local restaurant.
After lunch, take a 1.5-hour car ride and visit the Badaling Wall (UNESCO). As China's most renowned monument, it is the most spectacular structures ever built by humans and as the only one visible from space. (2 hours)
Drive back downtown and take a stop at a local gift shop. (30 minutes)
Later, drop off at your hotel.
Note: this tour is available on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.
-- English-speaking tour guide
-- Air-conditioned car or coach
-- Hotel pick-up & drop-off service
-- Entrance ticket as listed
-- Lunch as listed
-- Cable car of the Great Wall
-- Flight or train ticket
-- Personal expenses such as laundry, drinks, fax fee, phone bills, optional activities
-- Tips for guides and drivers
-- China Visa