Beijing 5 days classic private package tour include Mutianyu Great Wall

Beijing 5 days classic private package tour include Beijing City and Mutianyu Great Wall

Tour code: BJ-PH-02M
Focus: Beijing 5 days private tour, Mutianyu 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. Ming Tombs, Lunch, Mutianyu Great Wall (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 4. Beijing Zoo, Beijing Hutong, Lama Temple, Outside view of Bird Nest and Water Cube
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. Ming Tombs, Mutianyu Great Wall
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. Drive one and half hours to the famous Mutianyu Great Wall.

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.

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

Day 4. Beijing Zoo, Hutong, Lama Temple, Bird Nest and Water Cube, 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.

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.

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 1559 1496 1400
    2 885 853 805
    3 816 784 736
    4 769 737 689
    5 733 701 653
    6 704 672 625
    7 702 670 623
    8 689 657 609
    9 678 646 599
    10 537 521 490
    16 501 485 453
    26 458 442 410
    Single S. 401
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1324 1261 1197
    2 767 735 704
    3 698 667 635
    4 651 620 588
    5 615 583 552
    6 587 555 523
    7 585 553 521
    8 571 539 508
    9 561 529 497
    10 515 467 436
    16 479 431 399
    26 435 388 356
    Single S. 284
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1153 1083 1083
    2 681 647 647
    3 613 578 578
    4 566 531 531
    5 529 494 494
    6 501 466 466
    7 499 464 464
    8 485 450 450
    9 475 440 440
    10 426 410 378
    16 390 374 342
    26 347 331 299
    Single S. 198
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1051 1026 1020
    2 631 618 615
    3 562 549 546
    4 515 502 499
    5 479 466 463
    6 450 438 434
    7 448 435 432
    8 435 422 419
    9 424 411 408
    10 378 363 334
    16 342 326 298
    26 299 283 255
    Single S. 147
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 962 950 937
    2 586 580 574
    3 517 511 505
    4 470 464 458
    5 434 428 421
    6 406 399 393
    7 404 397 391
    8 390 384 377
    9 380 373 367
    10 347 340 334
    16 310 304 298
    26 267 261 255
    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 1670 1607 1512
    2 940 908 861
    3 853 821 774
    4 797 765 717
    5 755 723 675
    6 723 691 643
    7 709 677 630
    8 695 663 615
    9 683 652 604
    10 542 526 494
    16 500 484 452
    26 456 441 409
    Single S. 401
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1435 1372 1308
    2 823 791 759
    3 735 704 672
    4 679 647 616
    5 637 606 574
    6 605 574 542
    7 591 560 528
    8 577 545 514
    9 566 534 502
    10 520 472 440
    16 478 430 398
    26 434 387 355
    Single S. 284
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1264 1194 1194
    2 737 702 702
    3 650 615 615
    4 593 558 558
    5 552 517 517
    6 520 485 485
    7 506 471 471
    8 491 456 456
    9 480 445 445
    10 431 415 383
    16 389 373 341
    26 345 329 298
    Single S. 198
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1162 1137 1131
    2 686 674 670
    3 599 586 583
    4 543 530 527
    5 501 488 485
    6 469 456 453
    7 455 442 439
    8 441 428 425
    9 429 417 414
    10 383 367 339
    16 341 325 297
    26 298 282 253
    Single S. 147
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1074 1061 1048
    2 642 635 629
    3 554 548 542
    4 498 492 485
    5 456 450 444
    6 424 418 412
    7 410 404 398
    8 396 390 383
    9 385 379 372
    10 351 345 339
    16 309 303 297
    26 266 260 253
    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 Mutianyu Great Wall,
  • Gratuities to guides and drivers,
  • Personal expense.