Beijing 3 days typical layover package tour based on Mutianyu Great Wall

3 Days Beijing private layover trip include double way airport transfer

Tour code:BJ-PH-04layover
Focus: Beijing 3 days layover tour, Mutianyu Great Wall package tour, 3 days Beijing tour
Updated: 2017-September-02

Tour Profile

  • Tour type: private package tour
  • Departure: daily
  • Duration: 3 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, Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Lunch, Summer Palace. (Lunch)
Day 2. Ming Tomb, Mutianyu Great Wall, Roast Duck Dinner, Acrobatic Show. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 3. Beijing Hutong, Temple of Heaven, transfer to airport for departure. (Breakfast, Lunch)

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1. Be met from airport, Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Lunch, Summer Palace.
Arrive in Beijing.
Be met from airport by private vehicle and English speaking tour guide.

Temple of Forbidden CityDrive to 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 Forbidden City from the north end of Tiananmen Square. Forbidden City is a treasure house of Chinese cultural and historical relics. The palace was the exclusive domain of the imperial court for almost 500 years. As one of the World Cultural Relics, the palace consists of 90 palaces and courtyards, 980 buildings and 8,704 rooms.

After lunch, 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.

Transfer to hotel after the tour.
(Breakfast, Lunch)

Day 2. Ming Tomb, Mutianyu Great Wall, Roast Duck Dinner, Acrobatic Show.
Photo of Mutianyu Great WallBe picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:00 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.

Then go to taste Beijing Roast Duck and enjoy Chinese Acrobatic Show.

Transfer to hotel after the tour.
( Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)


Day 3. Beijing Hutong, Temple of Heaven, departure.
Photo of Beijing HutongBe picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:00 am.

Drive to 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.

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.

Be transferred to airport for departure.
(Breakfast, Lunch)

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 1101 1070 1022
    2 636 620 597
    3 567 552 528
    4 520 504 481
    5 487 471 448
    6 459 443 419
    7 463 447 424
    8 450 434 410
    9 439 423 400
    10 360 352 336
    16 333 325 310
    26 299 291 275
    Single S. 203
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 984 952 920
    2 577 562 546
    3 509 493 477
    4 462 446 430
    5 429 413 397
    6 400 384 368
    7 404 389 373
    8 391 375 359
    9 380 365 349
    10 349 325 309
    16 322 299 283
    26 288 264 248
    Single S. 144
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 898 863 863
    2 535 517 517
    3 466 448 448
    4 419 401 401
    5 386 368 368
    6 357 340 340
    7 362 344 344
    8 348 331 331
    9 338 320 320
    10 305 297 281
    16 278 270 254
    26 244 236 220
    Single S. 101
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 847 835 831
    2 509 503 501
    3 440 434 433
    4 393 387 385
    5 360 354 352
    6 332 326 324
    7 336 330 328
    8 323 316 315
    9 312 306 304
    10 281 273 259
    16 254 246 232
    26 220 212 198
    Single S. 76
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 803 797 790
    2 487 484 481
    3 418 415 412
    4 371 368 365
    5 338 335 332
    6 310 307 303
    7 314 311 308
    8 300 297 294
    9 290 287 284
    10 265 262 259
    16 238 235 232
    26 204 201 198
    Single S. 54
    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 1260 1228 1181
    2 716 700 676
    3 623 607 583
    4 562 546 522
    5 521 505 481
    6 487 471 447
    7 479 463 439
    8 464 448 424
    9 452 436 412
    10 371 363 347
    16 342 334 319
    26 305 297 281
    Single S. 203
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1143 1111 1079
    2 657 641 625
    3 564 548 533
    4 503 487 472
    5 462 446 430
    6 428 412 396
    7 420 404 389
    8 405 389 373
    9 393 377 361
    10 360 336 320
    16 331 307 292
    26 294 270 254
    Single S. 144
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1057 1022 1022
    2 614 597 597
    3 521 504 504
    4 460 443 443
    5 419 402 402
    6 385 368 368
    7 377 360 360
    8 362 345 345
    9 350 333 333
    10 316 308 292
    16 287 279 263
    26 250 242 226
    Single S. 101
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1006 993 990
    2 589 582 581
    3 496 490 488
    4 435 429 427
    5 394 387 386
    6 360 353 352
    7 352 346 344
    8 337 330 329
    9 325 318 317
    10 292 284 270
    16 263 255 241
    26 226 218 204
    Single S. 76
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 962 955 949
    2 566 563 560
    3 474 471 467
    4 413 410 406
    5 371 368 365
    6 338 334 331
    7 330 327 324
    8 314 311 308
    9 302 299 296
    10 276 273 270
    16 247 244 241
    26 210 207 204
    Single S. 54
    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.