In a complex as vast as the Forbidden City, what is it that keeps it standing majestically to this day? What is it about the Forbidden City that makes it so majestic today, and what was it that allowed the smooth conduct of government and life in ancient times?
Have you ever noticed the wisdom of the ancients that is unintentionally revealed in the Forbidden City, as you walk through its red walls and yellow tiles?
What was the role of the Golden Water River? Was it just a river for decoration?
What mysters is hidden by the mysterious holes in the walls?
Why does the water never accumulate on the three steps of the Forbidden City?
How was the Forbidden City, with its wooden buildings, protected from lightning strikes?
How were the heavy stone slabs transported in ancient times when there were no cranes or big trucks?
What role did the gleaming bronze vats play?
Day 1 Beijing
At afternoon every Saturday and Sunday
13:00 Meet and sign in at the Forbidden City Service Centre
13:30 Activity officially started
13:30--15:30 explore the wisdom of the ancients of early dynasties
15:30--16:30 study the wisdom of the inner palace and the East Passageway
16:30 End of activity at the Divine Constabulary
Age group: teenagers aged 9-14 years old
Quota: minimum for 5 families, maximum for 15 families
--Professional tour leader
--Tickets for the Forbidden City
-- Other personal expenses