Beijing 6 days Marathon package tour

Beijing 6 days Marathon package tour include taking marathon and Beijing sightseeing

Tour code: BJ-PH-01Marathon
Focus: Beijing 6 days Marathon tour, Beijing Marathon package tour, 6 days Marathon Beijing tour
Updated: 2018-January-19

Tour Profile

  • Tour type: private package tour
  • Departure: daily
  • Duration: 6 day
  • Escorted: yes
  • Language: English
  • Level: easy
  • Kids or elders: possible
  • Starting place: Beijing Airport
  • End place: Beijing Airport


Brief Itinerary

September 15. Be met from airport and transfer to hotel.
September 16. Get ready for Marathon Beijing. Rest time of the day is at leisure. (Breakfast)
September 17. 06:00. Be met from hotel and transfer to Marathon. 07:30 start Marathon. Transfer back to hotel after Marathon. Remainder of the day is at leisure. (Breakfast)
September 18. Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Lunch, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace (Breakfast, Lunch)
September 19. Ming Tombs, Lunch, Mutianyu Great Wall, Outside view of Bird Nest and Water Cube. (Breakfast, Lunch)
September 20. Be met from hotel and transfer to airport for departure. (Breakfast)

Detailed Itinerary

September 15. Arrival
Arrive in Beijing.
Be met from airport by private vehicle and be transferred to hotel for checking in. Remainder of the day is at leisure.

September 16. Get ready for Marathon Beijing.
Get ready for Marathon Beijing. Rest time of the day is at leisure.
(Breakfast)

September 17. Marathon Beijing.
Be picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 06:00 am.

Transfer to take Marathon which will start at 07:30.

Transfer back to hotel after Marathon. Remainder of the day is at leisure.
(Breakfast)

September 18. Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace
Tiananmen Square PhotoBe picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:30 am.
Visit Tiananmen Square. The Tiananmen Square is the largest public square in the world. Surrounded by many well-known cultural and political institutions, the square is the final resting place of Chairman Mao Zedong. The square has witnessed the founding of the People's Republic of China.

Enter the Palace Museum from the north end of Tiananmen Square. Known as Forbidden City, the Palace Museum is a treasure house of Chinese cultural and historical relics. The palace was the exclusive domain of the imperial court for almost 500 years, 24 emperors of Ming and Qing Dynasty. As one of the World Cultural Relics, the palace consists of 90 palaces and courtyards, 980 buildings and 8,704 rooms.

Drive to visit Temple of Heaven.  Built in 1420 during Ming Dynasty, Temple of Heaven is the best preserved and largest sacrificial building complex in the world. The emperor came to the temple every winter to pray for ample harvests and good weather. Strictly built on the basis of philosophical requirements, the temple in many ways features the relationship between Heaven and Earth.

Temple of Heaven PhotoMove on to visit Summer Palace. The Summer Palace was first built in 1750 by Emperor Qianlong in Qing Dynasty. It covers an area of 2.9 square kilometers, including 70,000 square meters of building space. The Summer Palace perfectly combines the natural landscape of hills and open water with humankind works such as pavilions, halls, palaces and bridges. In 1998, UNESCO included the Summer Palace on its World Heritage List.

Be transferred back to hotel after the tour.
(Breakfast, Lunch)


September 19. Ming Tombs, Mutianyu Great Wall, Outside view of Bird Nest and Water Cube.
Be picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:30 am.

Drive one and half hours to visit Ming Tomb, which is the final resting place of 13 Ming Dynasty emperors, along with 23 empresses and a number of concubines. It has a history of over 600 years. Surrounded by mountains on three sides, the Ming Tombs features splendid landscape.
Chang Ling (the Tomb of Chang) was built by the third emperor of the Ming Dynasty in 1409 AD. Chang Ling is the largest tomb in architectural scale. The hall of Chang Ling is the largest structure of nanmu wood in China.

After lunch, we will drive to visit Mutianyu Great Wall.  Located around 90 km northeast of Beijing, Great Wall was built and maintained between the 7th century BC and 17th century BC. It was originally built to protect the empire from northern invaders. The Great Wall stretches through the countryside over deserts, hills and plains for 8,851.8 kilometers.
Photo of Mutianyu Great WallMutianyu section was first built in the mid-6th century. It is the longest fully-restored Great Wall with 22 original style watchtowers. Mutianyu Great Wall features picturesque landscape with 90% forest coverage rate. The scenery in spring and autumn is excellent. Mutianyu Great Wall is not so crowded as Badaling section.

On the way back to Beijing city, have an outside view of Bird Nest and Water Cube. As the main stadium of the 2008 Olympic Games, the National Stadium, also called Bird's Nest, is located in the southern part of central area of Beijing Olympic Park. The National Stadium was used to hold the Olympic Games, the opening and closing ceremony of the Paralympic Games, track and field events and the Soccer finals.
National aquatics center is one of the landmark constructures during the 2008 Olympic Games. It was the major swimming pool constructed for the 2008 Olympic Games. National aquatics center and National Stadium are separately located on both sides of the northern end of Beijing city central axis and they together form a complete Beijing's image of a historical and cultural city.

Be transferred back to your hotel after the whole day tour at around 18:00.
(Breakfast, Lunch)

September 20. Departure
Be picked up from your hotel and transfer to airport for departure.
(Breakfast)

 

Registration Information
1. Registration period: since 15:00 of Saturday 22nd July.
2. Minimum age requirement: 20 years old.
3. Registration Fee:50 USD / Person
4. All entrants MUST provide valid and correct information for the race registration, otherwise you would be failed on the registration and disqualified for the race.

Quotation

(USD/person,        Validity:December-31,2018 ,
Exchange rate: 1 USD = 6.3 RMB,       Editor: Mr.Jasper ,          Updated: 2018-January-19)

Cost based on one shopping stop per day

  • Super Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1839 1760 1641
    2 1027 987 927
    3 954 914 854
    4 900 861 801
    5 859 819 760
    6 835 795 735
    7 823 783 724
    8 809 769 710
    9 798 758 699
    10 629 610 570
    16 582 562 522
    26 534 514 475
    Single S. 501
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1546 1466 1387
    2 880 840 800
    3 807 767 727
    4 754 714 674
    5 712 673 633
    6 688 648 608
    7 676 637 597
    8 662 622 583
    9 651 611 572
    10 602 542 502
    16 554 495 455
    26 506 447 407
    Single S. 354
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1331 1244 1244
    2 773 729 729
    3 700 656 656
    4 647 603 603
    5 605 561 561
    6 581 537 537
    7 569 525 525
    8 555 511 511
    9 544 500 500
    10 490 471 431
    16 443 423 383
    26 395 375 336
    Single S. 247
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1204 1173 1165
    2 709 693 689
    3 636 620 616
    4 583 567 563
    5 542 526 522
    6 517 501 497
    7 506 490 486
    8 491 475 472
    9 480 464 460
    10 431 411 375
    16 383 364 328
    26 336 316 280
    Single S. 183
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1093 1077 1062
    2 654 646 638
    3 581 573 565
    4 527 520 512
    5 486 478 470
    6 462 454 446
    7 450 442 434
    8 436 428 420
    9 425 417 409
    10 391 383 375
    16 344 336 328
    26 296 288 280
    Single S. 128
    GoldenInn
Note: Above normal tour cost include one shopping stop (40 minutes) per day. No push on buying. Please book the following no shopping tour if you are not interested in local art crafts shopping.

Cost for no shopping tour
  • Super Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1950 1871 1752
    2 1082 1043 983
    3 991 951 892
    4 928 889 829
    5 881 842 782
    6 853 813 754
    7 834 795 735
    8 819 779 720
    9 807 767 707
    10 637 617 578
    16 588 568 528
    26 538 518 478
    Single S. 501
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1657 1577 1498
    2 935 896 856
    3 844 804 765
    4 781 742 702
    5 734 695 655
    6 706 667 627
    7 688 648 608
    8 672 632 593
    9 660 620 580
    10 610 550 510
    16 560 500 461
    26 510 451 411
    Single S. 354
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1443 1355 1355
    2 828 785 785
    3 737 693 693
    4 674 631 631
    5 627 584 584
    6 599 556 556
    7 580 537 537
    8 565 521 521
    9 553 509 509
    10 498 479 439
    16 449 429 389
    26 399 379 339
    Single S. 247
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1316 1284 1276
    2 765 749 745
    3 673 657 653
    4 611 595 591
    5 564 548 544
    6 536 520 516
    7 517 501 497
    8 501 485 481
    9 489 473 469
    10 439 419 383
    16 389 370 334
    26 339 320 284
    Single S. 183
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1204 1189 1173
    2 709 701 693
    3 618 610 602
    4 555 547 539
    5 508 500 492
    6 480 472 464
    7 461 453 446
    8 446 438 430
    9 434 426 418
    10 399 391 383
    16 350 342 334
    26 300 292 284
    Single S. 128
    GoldenInn

Note
Above price is base double or twin sharing room.
Single S. = extra cost needed when you need one single room.
No. = Number of travelers,
P= Peak season,   April, May, September, October.
S=Shoulder Season, March, June, July, August, November.
L=Low season,   December,  January,  February.
The price of No.10 refers to price for 10 to 15 travelers.
The price of No.16 refers to the price for 16 to 26 travelers.
The price of No.26 refers to the price for 26 to 40 travelers.
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  • Include ↓
  • Hotel accommodation,
  • Air-conditioned private car or van,
  • Admission fee of mentioned attractions,
  • Registration Fee of Beijing Marathon,
  • English-speaking tour guide,
  • Meals as mentioned,
  • Fuel, expressway cost and parking cost,
  • Pick-up from and transfer back to your hotel.
  • Exclude ↓
  • Cable car of Mutianyu Great Wall,
  • Gratuities to guides and drivers,
  • Personal expense.