Beijing 6 days spring private package tour include two parts of Great Wall

6 days private Spring trip of Beijing based on Mutianyu and Gubeikou Great Wall

Tour code: BJ-PH-04Spring
Focus: Beijing 6 days Spring private tour, Mutianyu Great Wall private package tour, Gubeikou Great Wall private package tour, 6 days Beijing private Spring trip
Updated: 2017-September-02

Tour Profile

  • Tour type: private package tour
  • Departure: daily
  • Duration: 6 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. One day tour to Gubeikou to discover Great Wall and enjoy Apricot full of mountain. (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 5. 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 6. 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.

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 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. One day tour to Gubeikou to discover Great Wall and enjoy Apricot full of mountain.
Gubeikou Great WallBe picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:30 am.

Drive to visit Gubeikou Great Wall
Gubeikou Great Wall was an important strategic pass, along with Shanhaiguan Pass and Juyongguan Pass. Constructed in 1368, the great wall stretches for about 40 kilometers with 14 beacon towers and 143 watch towers. It is the most dangerous and splendid section of the Great Wall.
In the spring, Apricot is full of mountain. It is very beautiful.

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

Day 5. Beijing Botanical Garden, Outside view of Bird Nest and Water Cube, Beijing Hutong, Taoranting Park, Beijing Roast Duck Dinner, Acrobatic Show.
Gubeikou Great WallBe 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.

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

Day 6. 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 1977 1897 1778
    2 1107 1067 1007
    3 1020 981 921
    4 954 915 855
    5 905 865 806
    6 868 828 768
    7 866 826 767
    8 847 807 748
    9 833 793 733
    10 657 637 597
    16 613 593 553
    26 556 536 496
    Single S. 501
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1683 1604 1524
    2 960 920 880
    3 874 834 794
    4 807 768 728
    5 758 719 679
    6 721 681 641
    7 719 679 640
    8 700 661 621
    9 686 646 606
    10 629 569 530
    16 585 525 486
    26 528 469 429
    Single S. 354
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1469 1381 1381
    2 853 809 809
    3 766 723 723
    4 700 657 657
    5 651 607 607
    6 614 570 570
    7 612 568 568
    8 593 550 550
    9 579 535 535
    10 518 498 458
    16 474 454 414
    26 417 397 357
    Single S. 247
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1342 1310 1302
    2 789 773 769
    3 703 687 683
    4 637 621 617
    5 588 572 568
    6 550 534 530
    7 548 533 529
    8 530 514 510
    9 515 499 495
    10 458 438 403
    16 414 394 359
    26 357 338 302
    Single S. 183
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1230 1215 1199
    2 734 726 718
    3 647 639 632
    4 581 573 565
    5 532 524 516
    6 495 487 479
    7 493 485 477
    8 474 466 458
    9 460 452 444
    10 419 411 403
    16 375 367 359
    26 318 310 302
    Single S. 128
    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 2167 2088 1969
    2 1202 1162 1103
    3 1087 1047 987
    4 1004 964 905
    5 945 905 846
    6 901 861 801
    7 886 847 787
    8 865 825 766
    9 848 809 749
    10 671 651 611
    16 624 604 564
    26 563 543 503
    Single S. 501
    WaldorfAstoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 1873 1794 1715
    2 1055 1015 976
    3 940 900 860
    4 857 817 778
    5 798 758 719
    6 754 714 674
    7 739 700 660
    8 718 679 639
    9 702 662 622
    10 643 584 544
    16 596 536 497
    26 535 475 436
    Single S. 354
    PrimeHotel
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 1659 1572 1572
    2 948 904 904
    3 833 789 789
    4 750 706 706
    5 691 647 647
    6 647 603 603
    7 632 589 589
    8 611 567 567
    9 595 551 551
    10 532 512 473
    16 485 465 425
    26 424 404 364
    Single S. 247
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 1532 1500 1492
    2 884 869 865
    3 769 753 749
    4 686 671 667
    5 627 611 607
    6 583 567 563
    7 569 553 549
    8 548 532 528
    9 531 515 511
    10 473 453 417
    16 425 405 370
    26 364 344 309
    Single S. 183
    KingParkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 1421 1405 1389
    2 829 821 813
    3 714 706 698
    4 631 623 615
    5 572 564 556
    6 528 520 512
    7 513 505 497
    8 492 484 476
    9 475 468 460
    10 433 425 417
    16 385 378 370
    26 324 317 309
    Single S. 128
    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.