Beijing 10 Days Traditional Painting Learning Package Tour

Study Traditional Painting in Beijing with 10 Days

Tour code: BJ-PH-01Kite
Focus: Beijing study tour, Kite learning tour, study how to make kite in Beijing
Updated: 2019-11-26

Tour Profile

  • Tour type: private package tour
  • Departure: daily
  • Duration: 10 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. Be met by tour guide and vehicle and transfer to classroom. Enjoy 5 lessons of Kite. Transfer back to hotel in the afternoon. (Breakfast)
Day 3. Be met by driver and vehicle, transfer to classroom. Enjoy 5 lessons of Kite. Transfer back to hotel in the afternoon. (Breakfast)
Day 4. One day private tour of Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace. (Breakfast, Lunch)
This tour is no available on Monday.
Day 5~Day 6. Be met by driver and vehicle, transfer to classroom. Enjoy 5 lessons of Kite. Transfer back to hotel in the afternoon. (Breakfast)
Day 7. One day private tour to Badaling Great Wall and Ming Tombs. (Breakfast, Lunch)
Day 8.One day private tour of Hutong, Zoo, Lama Temple, outside view of Bird Nest and Water Cube. Acrobatic Show, Beijing Roast Duck Dinner. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Day 9. Leisure day in Beijing. (Breakfast)
Day 10. 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. Learning Kite making.
Be picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle in the morning.

Transfer to to classroom to learn how to make Kite. Enjoy 5 lessons of learning.
Transfer back to hotel in the afternoon.
(Breakfast)

Day 3. Learning Kite making.
Be picked up from your hotel by driver and private vehicle in the morning.

Transfer to to classroom to learn how to make Kite. Enjoy 5 lessons of learning.
Transfer back to hotel in the afternoon.
(Breakfast)

Day 4. Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace.
Forbidden City PhotoBe picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:30 am.

Drive to visit Forbidden City. It is a treasure house of Kite 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.

Then 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)
Note: This tour is no available on Monday.

Day 5. Learning Kite making.
Be picked up from your hotel by driver and private vehicle in the morning.

Transfer to to classroom to learn how to make Kite. Enjoy 5 lessons of learning.
Transfer back to hotel in the afternoon.
(Breakfast)

Day 6. Learning Kite making.
Be picked up from your hotel by driver and private vehicle in the morning.

Transfer to to classroom to learn how to make Kite. Enjoy 5 lessons of learning.
Transfer back to hotel in the afternoon.
(Breakfast)

Day 7. Ming Tombs, Badaling Great Wall.
Badaling 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.

After lunch, we will drive to visit Badaling 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.
BBadaling was built in 1505 during the Ming Dynasty. This section of the Great Wall is the best preserved and most visited one. It is 7600 meters long and 1000 meters above sea level,commanding a strategic position in ancient times.

Be transferred back to your hotel after the whole day tour at around 18:00.
(Breakfast, Lunch)

Day 8. Hutong, Beijing Zoo, Lama Temple, outside view of Bird Nest and Water Cube, Acrobatic Show, Beijing Roast Duck Dinner.
Photo of Beijing HutongBe picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:30 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.

Then we will 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.

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.

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.

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

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

Day 9. Free
Today is Leisure day in Beijing.
(Breakfast)

Day 10. Departure
Be picked up from your hotel and transfer to airport for departure.
(Breakfast)

Quotation

(USD/person,        Validity:December-31,2020 ,
Exchange rate: 1 USD = 6.6 RMB,       Editor: Jasper ,          Updated: 2019-11-26)

  • Super Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 3743 3607 3402
    2 2350 2282 2180
    3 2259 2190 2088
    4 2175 2107 2004
    5 2109 2041 1939
    6 2067 1999 1897
    7 2052 1984 1882
    8 2029 1961 1859
    9 2012 1943 1841
    10 1723 1689 1621
    16 1647 1613 1544
    26 1576 1542 1474
    Single S. 927
    Waldorf_Astoria
  • Deluxe
  • No. P S L
    1 3347 3211 3170
    2 2153 2085 2064
    3 2061 1993 1972
    4 1977 1909 1888
    5 1912 1843 1823
    6 1870 1802 1781
    7 1854 1786 1766
    8 1832 1763 1743
    9 1814 1746 1725
    10 1696 1594 1525
    16 1619 1517 1449
    26 1549 1447 1378
    Single S. 729
    Sunworld_Dynasty
  • Standard
  • No. P S L
    1 2761 2693 2625
    2 1860 1825 1791
    3 1768 1734 1699
    4 1684 1650 1616
    5 1618 1584 1550
    6 1577 1542 1508
    7 1561 1527 1493
    8 1538 1504 1470
    9 1521 1487 1452
    10 1450 1416 1362
    16 1374 1340 1285
    26 1303 1269 1215
    Single S. 436
    Qianmen
  • Comfort
  • No. P S L
    1 2516 2461 2447
    2 1737 1710 1703
    3 1645 1618 1611
    4 1561 1534 1527
    5 1496 1468 1462
    6 1454 1427 1420
    7 1438 1411 1404
    8 1416 1388 1382
    9 1398 1371 1364
    10 1314 1280 1239
    16 1238 1204 1163
    26 1167 1133 1092
    Single S. 313
    King_Parkview
  • Budget
  • No. P S L
    1 2366 2338 2311
    2 1662 1648 1635
    3 1570 1556 1543
    4 1486 1472 1459
    5 1421 1407 1393
    6 1379 1365 1352
    7 1363 1350 1336
    8 1341 1327 1313
    9 1323 1309 1296
    10 1266 1253 1239
    16 1190 1176 1163
    26 1119 1106 1092
    Single S. 238
    Golden_Inn


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.

 

Price include:
Airport transfer,
Tuition for 20 lessons of Kite learning,
English speaking guide for the morning of first learning day,
English speaking tour guide for sightseeing day,
Daily private morning and afternoon transfer between class room and hotel,
Meal as listed,
Guide, driver, vehicle, admission fee, lunch and fuel for sightseeing day.

Price exclude:
Cable car of Badaling Great Wall,
Gratuities to guides and drivers,
Personal expense.

Accommodation:
2-6 star hotel accommodation is included in the package.
Beijingservice team also can arrange International Youth Hostel. Please contact us for details if you need.

Meal:
The package do not include meal except sightseeing day if there is less than 10 travelers. It is easy to find restaurant near the classroom.
We can arrange meal when there are more than 10 travelers based on extra cost.

Cut down cost:
Beijingservice team can arrange a bed in a 4 or 6-beds-room in an International Youth Hostel.
Private transfer can be changed to public transfer when necessary.
Private sightseeing can be changed to group tour.
Please contact us for detailed information.

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