Tour Duration: about 7:30 - 18:00
In the morning, you will be picked up from the hotel by your guide.
Your first peek into Beijing begins with 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)
Continue to admire the Temple of Heaven (UNESCO), where ancient Chinese emperors would make sacrifices to Heaven and pray for bountiful harvests. This construction is supreme achievement of Chinese traditional architecture. (1 hours)
Then, a short stop of traditional Chinese Herb shopping (40 minutes)
After lunch, you will visit the Summer Palace (UNESCO), the largest imperial garden in the world. (1.5 hours)
Then have a taste of Chinese Tea at local teahouse. (30 minutes)
In the late afternoon,transfer to your hotel.
This tour starts on every 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
-- Flight or train ticket
-- Personal expenses such as laundry, drinks, fax fee, phone bills, optional activities
-- Tips for guides and drivers
-- China Visa