Beijing 5 days classic cruise package tour end in Xingang Port

5 days Beijing private cruise package tour starting from airport and end in Xingang port

Tour code: BJ-PH-02xingang
Focus: Beijing 5 days tour end in Xingang Port, Beijing layover package tour, 5 days Beijing layover 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:  Xingang Port


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 Xingang Port of Tianjin. (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.

Temple of Heaven PhotoDrive 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.

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 hotel after the tour.
( Breakfast , Lunch )


Day 3. Ming Tombs, Mutianyu Great Wall.
Photo of Mutianyu Great WallBe 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.
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.

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
Photo of Beijing HutongBe 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.

Then 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.

HPhoto of Bird's Nestave 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.
Transfer back to hotel after the tour.
(Breakfast, Lunch, dinner)



Day 5. Departure
Be met from hotel and transfer to Xingang Port of Tianjin.

(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 1718 1654 1559
    2 964 932 885
    3 882 850 803
    4 818 787 739
    5 772 740 693
    6 737 706 658
    7 735 703 656
    8 717 686 638
    9 704 672 624
    10 560 544 513
    16 522 506 475
    26 471 456 424
    Single S. 401
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1483 1420 1356
    2 847 815 783
    3 765 733 701
    4 701 669 637
    5 655 623 591
    6 620 588 556
    7 618 586 554
    8 600 568 536
    9 586 554 523
    10 538 490 459
    16 500 452 421
    26 449 402 370
    Single S. 284
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1312 1242 1242
    2 761 726 726
    3 679 644 644
    4 615 580 580
    5 569 534 534
    6 534 499 499
    7 532 497 497
    8 514 479 479
    9 500 466 466
    10 449 433 401
    16 411 395 363
    26 360 344 313
    Single S. 198
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1210 1185 1178
    2 710 697 694
    3 628 615 612
    4 564 552 549
    5 518 506 502
    6 483 471 467
    7 481 468 465
    8 463 451 448
    9 450 437 434
    10 401 386 357
    16 363 348 319
    26 313 297 268
    Single S. 147
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1121 1108 1096
    2 666 659 653
    3 584 577 571
    4 520 514 507
    5 474 467 461
    6 439 433 426
    7 437 430 424
    8 419 413 406
    9 405 399 393
    10 370 363 357
    16 332 325 319
    26 281 275 268
    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 1877 1813 1718
    2 1043 1012 964
    3 938 906 858
    4 860 828 781
    5 806 774 726
    6 765 733 686
    7 751 719 671
    8 731 700 652
    9 716 684 637
    10 571 555 524
    16 531 515 484
    26 477 461 429
    Single S. 401
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1642 1578 1515
    2 926 894 862
    3 820 788 757
    4 743 711 679
    5 688 656 625
    6 648 616 584
    7 633 602 570
    8 614 582 550
    9 599 567 535
    10 549 501 470
    16 509 461 430
    26 455 407 375
    Single S. 284
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1470 1400 1400
    2 840 805 805
    3 734 699 699
    4 657 622 622
    5 602 567 567
    6 562 527 527
    7 548 513 513
    8 528 493 493
    9 513 478 478
    10 460 444 413
    16 420 404 372
    26 366 350 318
    Single S. 198
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1369 1343 1337
    2 789 777 774
    3 684 671 668
    4 606 593 590
    5 552 539 536
    6 511 498 495
    7 497 484 481
    8 477 465 461
    9 462 449 446
    10 413 397 368
    16 372 357 328
    26 318 302 274
    Single S. 147
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1280 1267 1254
    2 745 739 732
    3 639 633 626
    4 562 555 549
    5 507 501 494
    6 467 460 454
    7 452 446 440
    8 433 426 420
    9 418 411 405
    10 381 374 368
    16 341 334 328
    26 286 280 274
    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.