4 Nights 5 Days Beijing City Mutianyu, Badaling and Jinshanling Great Wall Join in Bus Tour (including hotel)

Beijing 5 days join in tour to Beijing City, Mutianyu, Badaling and Jinshanling Great Wall

Tour code: BJ-ST5-02
Focus: Beijing 5 days join in bus tour, Beijing 4 nights 5 days seat in coach tour, 5 days Beijing small group tour

Tour Profile

  • Tour type: Beijing join in tour
  • Departure: daily
  • Duration: 5 days & 4 nights
  • Escorted: yes
  • Language: English
  • Level: easy
  • Kids or elders: possible
  • Starting place: Beijing Airport
  • End place: Beijing Airport

Brief Itinerary

Day 1. Arrive in Beijing.
Bus tour travelers at Jingshan Park Photo of Travelers

Day 2. Join in Bus tour to Mutianyu Great Wall and Ming Tomb. (Lunch)
Day 3. Seat in coach tour to Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and Badaling Great Wall. (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 4. Join in group tour of Jinshanling Great Wall. (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 5. Small group tour of Beijing Zoo, Bird's Nest and Water Cube, Lama Temple, Beijing Hutong and Jingshan Park. 
Be transferred to airport for departure. (Breakfast, Lunch)


Day 1. Arrival.
Be met from Beijing Capital Airport or train station.
Be transferred to hotel for checking in.

Day 2. Beijing Join in Bus tour of Mutianyu Great Wall and Ming Tomb.
driving routes  Hotel  >> 55km >> Ming Tomb   >> 75km >>  Mutianyu Great Wall   >>75km >> Hotel

Ming Tomb Ming Tomb
Pick up travelers at downtown hotel between 06:30am and 7:10am.

Drive to Ming Tomb.
Ming Tombs is located 50 miles away from downtown, which takes about one hour driving. The thirteen Ming Tombs are the best-preserved Chinese imperial tombs with 500 years history.
The visiting of the Ming Tomb takes about 1 hour.  
Ming Tombs Photo Ming Tombs Photo Ming Tombs Photo
The visiting of Ming Tomb is about 11:00 am. 

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Drive to take Chinese traditional lunch (11:30). 

Travelers have 45 minutes to have a short visit of Jade Carving Factory. The jade carving is very famous special local arts, which covers excellent carving skill and Chinese traditional cultures.

Drive to Mutianyu Great Wall after Lunch.

Mutianyu Great Wall Mutianyu Great Wall

Mutianyu Great Wall is known for its beautiful surroundings - dense woods and rich pastures changing colors with the seasons of a year.  Cable car is a good choice (optional) if you want to reach the highest point without too much stepping.

Sightseeing on Great Wall is around 1.5 to 2 hours.
Photo of Mutianyu Great Wall Photo of Mutianyu Great Wall Photo of Mutianyu Great Wall

Chinese traditional Tea Ceremony is available after returning back to downtown Beijing.
Travelers will be transferred back to your hotel in downtown Beijing.
(Breakfast, Lunch)

Day 3. Bus tour to Tian'anmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace.

driving routes  Hotel  >>5km >> Tiananmen Square   >> 1km >>  Forbidden City   >> 6km >>  Temple of Heaven >> 30km >> Summer Palace >> 25km >> Hotel

Photo of Forbidden City Forbidden City

Pick up at your hotel at appointed time.This tour starts at northern part of Tian'anmen 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.

From there you will proceed to the Forbidden City. It is a treasure house of Chinese cultural and historical relics. Forbidden City was the exclusive domain of the imperial court for almost 500 years. As one of the World Cultural Relics, Forbidden City consists of 90 palaces and courtyards, 980 buildings and 8,704 rooms. Visit the Forbidden City along the central axis from south to north for 2 hours.
Photo of Forbidden City Photo of Forbidden City Photo of Forbidden City

On the way to Temple of Heaven, you will have a chance to visit the Chinese traditional medicine culture.

After having a short rest, we'll visit the Temple of Heaven.

Temple of Heaven 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. The visit to Temple of Heaven takes about 1 hour.
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After Chinese lunch (40 minutes) in Restaurant, enjoy a short visit to a pearl free market not missed.

Photo of Summer Palace Summer Palace

Driving (30minutes) to Summer Palace.
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. 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. The visit takes about 1 hour and 20 minutes.
Photo of Summer Palace Photo of Summer Palace Photo of Summer Palace

Transferred back to your hotels.
(Breakfast, Lunch)



Day 4. Join in Bus Tour of Jinshanling Great Wall.
driving routes  Downtown Beijing  >>150km >> Jinshanling Great Wall   >>  150km >>  Downtown Beijing

Jinshanling Great WallJinshanling Great Wall

Pick up travelers from downtown hotel or a place near your hotel at appointed time.  Tour guide will inform you the accurate pick up place and time in the evening before tour date.

Drive to Jinshanling Great Wall.
The 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.

Photo of Jinshanling Great Wall Photo of Jinshanling Great Wall Photo of Jinshanling Great Wall
Jinshanling was built from 1368 to 1389 during the Ming Dynasty. 
Being a remote section with many original features, Jinshanling Great Wall is known for its completeness. Jinshanling Great Wall is 11km long with more than 100 watch towers. 

The time of Great Wall visiting is around 12km, about 4-5 hours.

After the sightseeing of Jinshanling Great Wall,  travelers will be transferred back downtown Beijing.
Travelers may inform tour guide which place you preferred to be dropped off.
( Breakfast, Lunch, )

Day 5. Bus tour to Beijing Zoo, Bird's Nest and Water Cube, Lama Temple, Beijing Hutong, Jingshan Park,  Departure
driving routes  Hotel  >> 9 km >> Beijing Zoo  >> 15km >>  Bird Nest & Water Cube   >> 8km >> Lama Temple >> 3km >> Beijing Hutong >> 6km >> Jingshan Park>> 7km >> Hotel >> 7km >> Liyuan Theater >> 7km >> Hotel >> 20km >> Airport

Panda, Beijing Zoo Panda
Pick up travelers your hotel between 6:30am and 07:10am, and then driving to Beijing Zoo where you can see the lovely Giant Pandas.
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. The Panda Zoo visit takes about 40 minutes.
Photo of Beijing Zoo Photo of Beijing Zoo Photo of Beijing Zoo

We will arrange 45 minutes to take pictures at the Bird's nest and Water Cube. If you are interested in the inner structure of the stadiums, the tour guide will assist you in buying the tickets, and you could enter in the stadiums for a visit by yourself.
Photo of Bird Nest and Water Cube Photo of Bird Nest and Water Cube Photo of Bird Nest and Water Cube

Lama Temple Lama Temple
Then take you to the Lama Temple of Beijing.
As the biggest lamasery in Beijing, 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.

Take 1 hour sightseeing in the mysterious Tibet style Buddhism temple. The Lama Temple tour finishes at about 11:00.
Photo of Lama Temple Photo of Lama Temple Photo of Lama Temple
Travelers will be arranged to have lunch with locals in a typical Beijing resident's house.

Lama Temple Beijing Hutong
Then we will visit the old Beijing Hutong by taking rickshaws.
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.

The sightseeing of Beijing Hutong takes around 2 hours.
Photo of Beijing Hutong Photo of Beijing Hutong Photo of Beijing Hutong

Bus tour travelers at Jingshan Park Jingshan Park
Then we willl drive you to the Jingshan park.
Jingshan is an artificial hill made from the soil which was excavated for the moats of the Forbidden City. Jingshan consists of five individual peaks, and on the top of each peak there lies an elaborate pavilion. Once as an imperial garden, the Jingshan park was situated right on the north of the Forbidden City. The sightseeing time at Jingshan park is about 40 minutes.   Then we will take a short visit to a Silk Shop to enjoy Chinese Traditional Silk Arts before being transferred back to hotel.

Be transferred back to your hotels after the coach tour.
Be met by private vehicle and transferred to airport for departure.
(Breakfast, Lunch, )

Quotation (USD per person)

Above price is base double or twin sharing room ( 2 travelers share one room ).
Tour cost is subject to change during Chinese public holiday, conference or exbibition period.
Single = extra cost needed when you need to occupy one whole room by yourself.
Peak season:   April, May, July, August, September, October.
Shoulder Season: March, June, November.
Low season:  December,  January,  February.

Enquiry or Question


  • Include
  • Hotel accommodation,
  • Air-conditioned bus,
  • Admission fee of mentioned attractions,
  • English-speaking tour guide,
  • Lunch,
  • Fuel, expressway cost and parking cost,
  • Pick-up from and transfer back to your hotel.
  • Exclude
  • Cable car of Great Wall,
  • Gratuities to guides and drivers,
  • Personal expense.