Beijing 5 days Private Spring Package Tour

5 days private Spring trip to Beijing

Tour code: BJ-PH-02Spring
Focus: Beijing 5 days Spring private tour, Mutianyu Great Wall package private tour, 5 days Beijing Spring private trip
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, Beihai Park, Houhai Area. (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 3. Mutianyu Great Wall, Lunch, Summer Palace. (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 4. Beijing Botanical Garden, Outside view of Bird Nest and Water Cube, Beijing Hutong, Taoranting Park, 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, Beihai Park, Houhai Area.
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 Beihai Park. Beihai Park was first dug out in the 12th century, with the excavated earth used to form a central island. It is the oldest and best-preserved imperial garden in China. The park covers an area of 69 hectares including a 39-hectare lake. In the park, lakes and hills wind along pavilions and towers, trees and flowers.

Visit Houhai Area. It is a part of Shichahai Lake. The bar street in this area is famous in Beijing.

Be transferred back to hotel after the tour.
( Breakfast , Lunch )


Day 3. Mutianyu Great Wall, Lunch, Summer Palace.
Be picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:30 am.

Photo of Mutianyu Great WallDrive 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.
Mutianyu 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.

Move 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 your hotel after the whole day tour at around 18:00.
(Breakfast, Lunch)

Day 4. Beijing Botanical Garden, Outside view of Bird Nest and Water Cube, Beijing Hutong, Taoranting Park, Beijing Roast Duck Dinner, Acrobatic Show.
Photo of Bird NestBe picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:30 am.

Drive to visit Beijing Botanical Garden. Established in 1955, Beijing Botanical Garden covers an area of 564,000 square meters. The garden cultivates 6,000 species of plant, including 2,000 kinds of trees and bushes, 1,620 varieties of tropical and subtropical plants, 500 species of flowers and 1,900 kinds of fruit trees, water plants. Meanwhile, there are several Buddhist temples scattered in the botanical garden.

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.

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.

Move on to visit Taoranting Park. Built in Qing Dynasty, Taoranting Park was a popular site for scholars to recite and compose poetry and essays. Taoranting Park contains 36 pavilions, including ten full sized replicas of well-known pavilions in China.

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.
(Breakfast)

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 1550 1486 1391
    2 875 843 796
    3 806 774 727
    4 759 727 680
    5 723 691 644
    6 695 663 615
    7 692 661 613
    8 679 647 600
    9 668 637 589
    10 527 512 480
    16 491 475 444
    26 448 432 400
    Single S. 401
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1315 1251 1188
    2 757 726 694
    3 689 657 625
    4 642 610 578
    5 605 574 542
    6 577 545 514
    7 575 543 511
    8 561 530 498
    9 551 519 487
    10 505 458 426
    16 469 421 390
    26 426 378 346
    Single S. 284
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1143 1073 1073
    2 672 637 637
    3 603 568 568
    4 556 521 521
    5 520 485 485
    6 491 456 456
    7 489 454 454
    8 476 441 441
    9 465 430 430
    10 416 400 369
    16 380 364 332
    26 337 321 289
    Single S. 198
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1042 1016 1010
    2 621 608 605
    3 552 539 536
    4 505 492 489
    5 469 456 453
    6 441 428 425
    7 438 426 423
    8 425 412 409
    9 414 402 399
    10 369 353 324
    16 332 317 288
    26 289 273 245
    Single S. 147
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 953 940 927
    2 577 570 564
    3 508 501 495
    4 461 454 448
    5 424 418 412
    6 396 390 383
    7 394 388 381
    8 380 374 368
    9 370 364 357
    10 337 331 324
    16 301 294 288
    26 258 251 245
    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 1708 1645 1550
    2 954 923 875
    3 862 830 782
    4 801 769 721
    5 756 724 677
    6 722 691 643
    7 708 677 629
    8 693 661 613
    9 681 649 601
    10 539 523 491
    16 500 484 453
    26 454 438 406
    Single S. 401
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1473 1410 1346
    2 837 805 773
    3 744 713 681
    4 683 652 620
    5 639 607 575
    6 605 573 541
    7 591 559 527
    8 575 544 512
    9 563 532 500
    10 516 469 437
    16 478 430 399
    26 431 384 352
    Single S. 284
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1302 1232 1232
    2 751 716 716
    3 659 624 624
    4 598 563 563
    5 553 518 518
    6 519 484 484
    7 505 470 470
    8 490 455 455
    9 478 443 443
    10 427 412 380
    16 389 373 341
    26 342 327 295
    Single S. 198
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1200 1175 1169
    2 700 688 684
    3 608 595 592
    4 547 534 531
    5 502 490 486
    6 468 456 452
    7 454 442 438
    8 439 426 423
    9 427 414 411
    10 380 364 335
    16 341 326 297
    26 295 279 250
    Single S. 147
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1111 1099 1086
    2 656 650 643
    3 563 557 551
    4 502 496 490
    5 458 451 445
    6 424 418 411
    7 410 404 397
    8 394 388 382
    9 382 376 370
    10 348 342 335
    16 310 303 297
    26 263 257 250
    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 Mutianyu Great Wall,
  • Gratuities to guides and drivers,
  • Personal expense.