Beijing 5 days classic private package tour include Simatai Great Wall

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

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

Tour Profile

  • Tour type: private package tour
  • Departure: daily
  • Duration: 5 day
  • Escorted: yes
  • Hotel: included
  • 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. Simatai 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. Simatai 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 Simatai Great Wall
Simatai 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.

Simatai Great Wall has only been partially repaired and so maintains a more original appearance. It is 5.4km long with 35 watchtowers. Simatai Great Wall is reputed by its five unique features: perilous, dense, diverse, artful and peculiar. Great Wall at Simatai section is a favorite place for explorer, photographers, climbers and hikers, although it needs two and half hours' driving from Beijing city.

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 1612 1549 1454
    2 906 874 827
    3 835 803 755
    4 780 749 701
    5 740 708 660
    6 708 677 629
    7 703 671 624
    8 688 656 609
    9 677 645 597
    10 535 519 487
    16 501 486 454
    26 453 438 406
    Single S. 401
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1377 1314 1250
    2 789 757 725
    3 717 685 654
    4 663 631 599
    5 622 590 559
    6 591 559 527
    7 586 554 522
    8 571 539 507
    9 559 527 496
    10 513 465 433
    16 479 432 400
    26 431 384 352
    Single S. 284
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1206 1136 1136
    2 703 668 668
    3 631 597 597
    4 577 542 542
    5 537 502 502
    6 505 470 470
    7 500 465 465
    8 485 450 450
    9 473 439 439
    10 424 408 376
    16 390 375 343
    26 342 327 295
    Single S. 198
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1104 1079 1073
    2 652 639 636
    3 581 568 565
    4 526 514 510
    5 486 473 470
    6 454 442 439
    7 449 436 433
    8 434 422 418
    9 423 410 407
    10 376 360 332
    16 343 327 298
    26 295 279 250
    Single S. 147
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1016 1003 990
    2 608 601 595
    3 536 530 524
    4 482 475 469
    5 441 435 429
    6 410 404 397
    7 405 398 392
    8 390 383 377
    9 378 372 365
    10 344 338 332
    16 311 305 298
    26 263 257 250
    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 1692 1628 1533
    2 946 914 866
    3 864 832 784
    4 802 770 723
    5 757 725 678
    6 723 691 644
    7 708 676 628
    8 692 660 613
    9 680 648 601
    10 538 522 490
    16 500 484 452
    26 452 436 404
    Single S. 401
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1457 1393 1330
    2 828 797 765
    3 746 715 683
    4 685 653 621
    5 640 608 576
    6 606 574 542
    7 590 558 527
    8 575 543 511
    9 563 531 499
    10 516 468 436
    16 477 430 398
    26 429 382 350
    Single S. 284
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1285 1216 1216
    2 743 708 708
    3 661 626 626
    4 599 564 564
    5 554 519 519
    6 520 485 485
    7 504 470 470
    8 489 454 454
    9 477 442 442
    10 427 411 379
    16 388 373 341
    26 341 325 293
    Single S. 198
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1184 1158 1152
    2 692 679 676
    3 610 597 594
    4 548 535 532
    5 503 490 487
    6 469 456 453
    7 454 441 438
    8 438 425 422
    9 426 413 410
    10 379 363 335
    16 341 325 296
    26 293 277 248
    Single S. 147
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1095 1082 1070
    2 647 641 635
    3 565 559 553
    4 504 497 491
    5 459 452 446
    6 425 418 412
    7 409 403 397
    8 394 387 381
    9 382 375 369
    10 347 341 335
    16 309 303 296
    26 261 255 248
    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 Simatai Great Wall,
  • Gratuities to guides and drivers,
  • Personal expense.