Beijing 5 days classic package private tour include Gubeikou Great Wall

Beijing 5 days private package tour include Beijing City and Gubeikou Great Wall

Tour code: BJ-PH-02G
Focus: Beijing 5 days private tour, Gubeikou Great Wall private package tour, 5 days Beijing private tour
Updated: 2017-September-02

Tour Profile

  • Tour type: private package tour
  • Departure: daily
  • Duration: 5 day
  • Escorted: yes
  • Language: English
  • Level: easy
  • Kids or elders: possible
  • Starting place:  Beijing Airport
  • End place:  Beijing Airport


Brief Itinerary

Day 1. Be met from airport and transfer to hotel.
Day 2. Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Lunch, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 3. Gubeikou Great Wall, Outside view of Bird Nest and Water Cube (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 4. Beijing Zoo, Beijing Hutong, Lama Temple, Beijing Roast Duck Dinner, Acrobatic Show. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 5. Be met from hotel and transfer to airport for departure. (Breakfast)

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1. 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.

Day 2. 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 )


Day 3. Gubeikou 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 to visit Gubeikou Great Wall
Gubeikou Great WallThe 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.

Gubeikou Great Wall was an important strategic pass, along with Shanhaiguan Pass and Juyongguan Pass. Constructed in 1368, the great wall stretches for about 40 kilometers with 14 beacon towers and 143 watch towers. It is the most dangerous and splendid section of the Great Wall.

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)

Day 4. Beijing Zoo, Hutong, Lama Temple, Roast Duck, Acrobatic Show.
Be picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:30 am.

Drive to Beijing Zoo to see Great Panda. Beijing Zoo was built in 1955 on the foundation of Wansheng Garden of the Qing Dynasty. It is now the biggest zoo in China with the largest number of animal species. The highlight of Beijing Zoo is the national treasure-giant panda.

Photo of Beijing HutongThen we will visit Beijing Hutong. Hutongs are lanes or alleys formed by lines of Siheyuan (a compound with houses around a courtyard). Most of them were built during the Yuan (1206-1368), Ming (1368-1644) and Qing (1644-1908) dynasties surrounding the Forbidden City. Many famous operas and dramas are based on the themes of hutong life. Man-power rickshaw is arranged for you to feel the Hutong of Beijing.

After lunch, we will visit Lama Temple. As the biggest lamasery in Beijing, the Lama Temple was built in 1694. The temple contains 5 halls along a central axis plus three Memorial Archways. The Hall of Harmony and Peace is the main building of the temple.

Then go to taste Beijing Roast Duck and enjoy Chinese Acrobatic Show.
(Breakfast, Lunch, dinner)

Day 5. Departure
Be picked up from your hotel and transfer to airport for departure.

Quotation

(USD/person,        Validity:December-31,2017 ,
Exchange rate: 1 USD = 6.3 RMB,       Editor: Ms.Lisa ,          Updated: 2017-September-02)

Cost based on one shopping stop per day

  • Super Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1614 1550 1455
    2 908 876 828
    3 836 804 757
    4 782 750 702
    5 741 710 662
    6 710 678 631
    7 705 673 625
    8 690 658 610
    9 678 646 599
    10 536 520 489
    16 503 487 455
    26 455 439 407
    Single S. 401
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1379 1316 1252
    2 790 758 727
    3 719 687 655
    4 664 633 601
    5 624 592 560
    6 593 561 529
    7 587 555 524
    8 572 541 509
    9 561 529 497
    10 514 467 435
    16 481 433 401
    26 433 385 353
    Single S. 284
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1208 1138 1138
    2 704 670 670
    3 633 598 598
    4 579 544 544
    5 538 503 503
    6 507 472 472
    7 502 467 467
    8 487 452 452
    9 475 440 440
    10 425 409 378
    16 392 376 344
    26 344 328 296
    Single S. 198
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1106 1081 1074
    2 654 641 638
    3 582 570 566
    4 528 515 512
    5 487 475 471
    6 456 443 440
    7 451 438 435
    8 436 423 420
    9 424 412 408
    10 378 362 333
    16 344 328 300
    26 296 280 252
    Single S. 147
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1017 1004 992
    2 609 603 597
    3 538 531 525
    4 483 477 471
    5 443 437 430
    6 412 405 399
    7 406 400 394
    8 391 385 379
    9 380 373 367
    10 346 340 333
    16 313 306 300
    26 265 258 252
    Single S. 103
    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 1693 1630 1535
    2 947 916 868
    3 865 834 786
    4 804 772 724
    5 759 727 679
    6 725 693 645
    7 709 677 630
    8 694 662 614
    9 682 650 602
    10 540 524 492
    16 501 485 453
    26 453 437 406
    Single S. 401
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1458 1395 1331
    2 830 798 766
    3 748 716 684
    4 686 654 623
    5 641 610 578
    6 607 575 544
    7 592 560 528
    8 576 545 513
    9 564 533 501
    10 517 470 438
    16 479 431 400
    26 431 383 352
    Single S. 284
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1287 1217 1217
    2 744 709 709
    3 662 627 627
    4 600 566 566
    5 556 521 521
    6 521 486 486
    7 506 471 471
    8 491 456 456
    9 479 444 444
    10 428 413 381
    16 390 374 342
    26 342 326 295
    Single S. 198
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1185 1160 1154
    2 693 681 677
    3 611 599 595
    4 550 537 534
    5 505 492 489
    6 471 458 455
    7 455 443 439
    8 440 427 424
    9 428 415 412
    10 381 365 336
    16 342 326 298
    26 295 279 250
    Single S. 147
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1097 1084 1071
    2 649 643 636
    3 567 561 554
    4 505 499 493
    5 460 454 448
    6 426 420 413
    7 411 404 398
    8 395 389 383
    9 383 377 371
    10 349 343 336
    16 311 304 298
    26 263 256 250
    Single S. 103
    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,
  • 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 Gubeikou Great Wall,
  • Gratuities to guides and drivers,
  • Personal expense.