Picked up from your downtown Beijing hotel at 08:00am. This tour starts at northern part of Tian’anmen Square. Seeing the Tian’anmen Rostrum, it is the symbol of new China. You could see two pairs of 600 years old stone lions, the ornamental columns, the outer golden water bridge and so on. Besides, you will have chance to view all constructions from distance.
From there you will proceed to the Forbidden City, the largest and best-preserved ancient 500 year old imperial palaces group. Visit the Forbidden City along the central axis from south to north.
After having a short rest on the car, we’ll arrive the Temple of Heaven, the largest ancient imperial worship architecture group in the world where the ancient Emperors prayed for peace and harvest.
After Chinese lunch in a local restaurant, you will go to the Summer Palace which is the largest and most beautiful Chinese imperial garden. It is regarded as a museum of gardens in China. Finally, you will transfer back to your hotels around 5pm.
In the morning, you will be picked up at 8am to discover another aspect of ancient Beijing. Heading to the Ming Tombs complex, the incredible complex of Ming Tomb includes a 4 mile (7 kilometer) road named the “Spirit Way” lined with statues of guardian animals that leads to the entrance. The Ding Mausoleum is one of 13 emperor tombs, where excavation has unearthed important objects for the study of the history of the Ming Dynasty.
After having lunch at a local restaurant, you will be driven to the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall, one of the best preserved areas of the Great Wall. The Great Wall rides on the ridge of the Yan Mountain and is enshrouded by a green forest. Hiking up the Great Wall is a challenging climb. Alternatively you can ride the available cable car (at your own expense) to reach the top of this ancient defense project.
End the tour with a drop-off at your hotel around 5pm.
Price from 650 RMB, the final price depend on the number of people. Ask for a free quotation, best price guaranteed!