Beijing 5 days classic package tour include Gubeikou Great Wall

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

Tour code: BJ-PH-02G
Focus: Beijing 5 days tour, Gubeikou Great Wall package tour, 5 days Beijing 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 1566 1503 1408
    2 874 843 795
    3 818 786 738
    4 768 736 689
    5 730 698 651
    6 701 669 621
    7 696 664 616
    8 682 650 602
    9 671 639 592
    10 530 514 482
    16 493 477 446
    26 448 432 401
    Single S. 401
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1331 1268 1204
    2 757 725 693
    3 700 668 637
    4 650 619 587
    5 613 581 549
    6 583 552 520
    7 578 546 515
    8 564 533 501
    9 554 522 490
    10 508 460 428
    16 471 423 392
    26 426 379 347
    Single S. 284
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1160 1090 1090
    2 671 636 636
    3 615 580 580
    4 565 530 530
    5 527 492 492
    6 498 463 463
    7 492 458 458
    8 479 444 444
    9 468 433 433
    10 419 403 371
    16 382 366 334
    26 337 321 290
    Single S. 198
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1058 1033 1027
    2 620 608 604
    3 564 551 548
    4 514 501 498
    5 476 464 460
    6 447 434 431
    7 442 429 426
    8 428 415 412
    9 417 404 401
    10 371 355 327
    16 334 319 290
    26 290 274 245
    Single S. 147
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 970 957 944
    2 576 570 563
    3 519 513 507
    4 470 463 457
    5 432 425 419
    6 402 396 390
    7 397 391 385
    8 383 377 371
    9 373 366 360
    10 340 333 327
    16 303 296 290
    26 258 252 245
    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
    2 938 906 858
    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
    2 820 789 757
    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
    2 735 700 700
    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
    2 684 671 668
    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
    2 639 633 627
    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.