Beijing 7 days Marathon package tour

Beijing 7 days Marathon package tour include taking marathon and Beijing sightseeing

Tour code: BJ-PH-02Marathon
Focus: Beijing 7 days Marathon tour, Beijing Marathon package tour, 7 days Marathon Beijing tour
Updated: 2018-January-19

Tour Profile

  • Tour type: private package tour
  • Departure: daily
  • Duration: 7 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. (Breakfast, Lunch)
September 20. Beijing Zoo, Beijing Hutong, Lama Temple, Outside view of Bird Nest and Water Cube
Beijing Roast Duck Dinner, Acrobatic Show. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
September 21. 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.
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.


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


September 20. 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.
Be transferred back to your hotel after the whole day tour.
(Breakfast, Lunch, dinner)


September 21. 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 2294 2199 2056
    2 1296 1248 1177
    3 1194 1147 1075
    4 1127 1079 1008
    5 1075 1027 956
    6 1039 991 920
    7 1027 979 908
    8 1008 961 889
    9 994 947 875
    10 789 765 717
    16 737 713 666
    26 677 653 606
    Single S. 600
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1942 1847 1751
    2 1120 1072 1024
    3 1018 970 923
    4 950 903 855
    5 899 851 804
    6 862 815 767
    7 850 803 755
    8 832 785 737
    9 818 771 723
    10 755 684 636
    16 704 632 585
    26 644 572 525
    Single S. 424
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1685 1580 1580
    2 991 939 939
    3 889 837 837
    4 822 770 770
    5 770 718 718
    6 734 681 681
    7 722 669 669
    8 704 651 651
    9 690 637 637
    10 622 598 550
    16 570 547 499
    26 510 487 439
    Single S. 295
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1532 1494 1485
    2 915 896 891
    3 813 794 789
    4 746 727 722
    5 694 675 670
    6 658 639 634
    7 646 627 622
    8 627 608 604
    9 613 594 590
    10 550 527 484
    16 499 475 432
    26 439 415 372
    Single S. 219
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1399 1380 1361
    2 848 839 829
    3 747 737 727
    4 679 670 660
    5 627 618 608
    6 591 581 572
    7 579 569 560
    8 561 551 542
    9 547 537 528
    10 503 493 484
    16 451 442 432
    26 391 382 372
    Single S. 152
    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 2453 2358 2215
    2 1375 1327 1256
    3 1250 1202 1131
    4 1168 1121 1049
    5 1108 1061 989
    6 1066 1019 947
    7 1042 995 923
    8 1022 975 903
    9 1007 959 888
    10 800 776 728
    16 746 722 675
    26 683 659 611
    Single S. 600
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 2100 2005 1910
    2 1199 1151 1104
    3 1074 1026 978
    4 992 945 897
    5 932 885 837
    6 890 843 795
    7 866 819 771
    8 846 799 751
    9 830 783 735
    10 766 695 647
    16 713 641 594
    26 649 578 530
    Single S. 424
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1843 1739 1739
    2 1070 1018 1018
    3 945 893 893
    4 864 811 811
    5 804 751 751
    6 762 709 709
    7 738 685 685
    8 718 665 665
    9 702 650 650
    10 633 609 562
    16 579 555 508
    26 516 492 445
    Single S. 295
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1691 1653 1643
    2 994 975 970
    3 869 850 845
    4 787 768 764
    5 727 708 704
    6 685 666 662
    7 661 642 638
    8 641 622 618
    9 626 607 602
    10 562 538 495
    16 508 484 441
    26 445 421 378
    Single S. 219
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1558 1539 1520
    2 927 918 908
    3 802 793 783
    4 721 711 702
    5 661 651 642
    6 619 609 600
    7 595 585 576
    8 575 565 556
    9 559 550 540
    10 514 504 495
    16 460 451 441
    26 397 387 378
    Single S. 152
    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.