Tour Code: BJ301
Length: 8 to 9 hours
Beijing 3 Days Tour
( no shopping )
Day 1. Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Lama Temple, Tea House
Beijingjoy team (English speaking tour guide, driver and private vehicle) will meet you at your hotel lobby at 08:30 am. Our tour guide will hold a pager with your name.
Drive to the biggest downtown Square of the world - Tiananmen Square. Take a sightseeing in Tiananmen Square.
From the north end of Tiananmen Square, we will enter the Forbidden City. Located at the center of Beijing, Forbidden City was the imperial palace during the Ming and Qing dynasties. Rectangular in shape, Forbidden City is the world's largest palace complex. Visit the Forbidden City along the central axis from south to north.
Have lunch in a former garden of imperial palace.
What do you feel after visit Forbidden City? Yes, It will be better if there is imperial waiters or even queen.
Beijingservice team offer you this chance. While using delicious food, you will be offered service by imperial waiters. You may even fall across with empress if lucky enough. The amazing points are not just waiters in imperial cloth and offered by exquisite tableware in imperial style. It is the feeling of being a king or queen, while waiters say hello to you in ancient Qing Dynasty style, listening the music by Chinese musical instruments 'Zheng', walking in the charming Chinese Imperial Garden. Why not feel the living Chinese imperial culture if you will or are already in Beijing.
Proceed to visit the Temple of Heaven. Built in 1420, situated south of Beijing city, Temple of Heaven is the best preserved and largest sacrificial building complex in the world. Visit the attraction for one hour. Have lunch in a nice restaurant near Temple of Heaven.
Move on to visit Lama Temple - a renowned lama temple of the Yellow Hat Sect of Lamaism. It is the only downtown Buddhism temple in Beijing and a former imperial palace in Qing dynasty.
Enjoy Chinese Tea and watch Chinese Tea Show .
Be transferred back to your hotel after the whole day tour. (Lunch)
Visit Beijing Zoo to see great Panda.
Then we will drive to Hutong -ancient city alley in Beijing. Many of them were built during the Yuan (1206-1341), Ming (1368-1628) and Qing (1644-1908) dynasties surrounding the Forbidden City. Take rickshaw to visit the ancient Beijing Hutong including Drum tower, Local family, Shicha Lake and Bar Street.
After lunch, we will visit Summer Palace -20 kilometers northwest of downtown Beijing. Summer Palace is the largest imperial garden of Ming and Qing dynasty. The whole Summer Palace covers an area of over 290 hectares including more than 3,000 buildings, such as halls, pavilions, towers, etc.
Transfer back to your hotel after the whole day tour. (Breakfast, Lunch)
Hotel: Prime Hotel Beijing (5 star hotel located in downtown Beijing)
Graduate from University, tour guide of Beijingjoy team provides excellent travel service.
Beijingjoy provides experienced driver and well-maintained private vehicle for tour tour.
4 seats to 45 seats vehicle are available.
Beijingjoy team do not use tourism restaurant. You can skip having lunch with a big tour group.
Discover what is a real local restaurant is part of highlights of this tour. Beijingjoy select restaurants each year to secure the restaurant is clean, safe and decent.
Beijingjoy team do not include shopping place in Beijing tour itinerary unless under traveler's request.
Cloisonne, Jade, Silk Market and Pearl are available on this tour.
Please inform your tour advisor or tour guide in advance if you need the shopping to be included in this one day tour.
No extra fee is needed to add shopping on this itinerary.
Tour advisor of Beijingjoy Team
Ms. Tracy is in charge of this tour.
Majored in tourism and English in university, Tracy is familiar with all details of this tour.
Please email Tracy (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you have any question.
Air-conditioned private vehicle,
English-speaking tour guide,
Fuel, expressway cost