Beijing Essence & Great Wall Hiking 5 Days Tour

Tour Code: BJ-03

Duration: 5 Days

Visit: Beijing

Note: Capture the essence of Beijing by visiting the most highlighted historical and cultural sites. You will also enjoy the adventurous Great Wall hiking and admire the miracle cotruction of the Great Wall.

Starting From: $ 318 P/P

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Chinese Treasures Trip Overview

Capture the essence of Beijing by visiting the most highlighted historical and cultural sites. You will also enjoy the adventurous Great Wall hiking and admire the miracle construction of the Great Wall.

  • Fantastic sightseeing at Beijing highlighted attractions
  • Authentic Chinese Food
  • Private transfers and tour guide
  • Simatai Great Wall to Jinshanling Great Wall
  • Siheyuan (Ancient Courtyard) and Hutong experience
 
Approximate Entry Date
 
Number of Travelers
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Children(2-12):
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  • Itinerary
  • Price Details
  • Inclusions & exclusion
  • Customers' Feedback
  • Day

    01

    Arrival in Beijing

    Arrival in Beijing

    Attraction & Activities:

    Airport to hotel transfer(Beijing)

    Meals:

    No meal

    Accommodation: Tourist ★★★Holiday Inn Express Beijing Temple Of Heaven Deluxe ★★★★Hotel Novotel Beijing Xin Qiao Luxury ★★★★★Crowne Plaza Beijing Wangfujing

    Our guide will meet you at the arrival hall of Beijing International Airport and transfer you to your hotel for check in. Enjoy the remainder of the day.

  • Day

    02

    Beijing

    Beijing

    Attraction & Activities:

    Tiananmen Square,The Forbidden City,Hutong,Siheyuan (Ancient Courtyard),Yandaixiejie,Drum Tower Beijing

    Meals:

    Breakfast, Chinese Lunch, Peking Roasted Dinner

    Accommodation: Tourist ★★★Holiday Inn Express Beijing Temple Of Heaven Deluxe ★★★★Hotel Novotel Beijing Xinqiao Luxury ★★★★★Crowne Plaza Beijing Wangfujing

    After breakfast, the city tour around Beijing will start with Tiananmen Square. The Tiananmen Square is the largest public square in the world. It stands out for its historical significance and grand construction.

    Then we will proceed for the exploration at Forbidden City. Forbidden City, also called Imperial Museum, was the imperial palace for emperors during the Ming and Qing dynasties. As the best-preserved imperial palace in China and the largest ancient palatial structure in the world, Forbidden City with the magnificence of royal architectures and imperial treasures is a must-visit attraction in Beijing.

    In the afternoon, the trip will begin with a tour at Hutongs and Siheyuan. Hutongs are alleys formed by lines of Siheyuan and Siheyuan are traditional courtyard residences. As an important cultural element of old Beijing, Hutongs and Siheyuan are great choices for people to get to know Beijing local history and culture.

    Next we will go to Yandaixiejie to get a deeper understanding of ancient Beijing culture. Yandaixiejie is a famous ancient street in Beijing. There are numerous stores and shops lining on both sides of the street selling various kinds of antiques and souvenirs.

    The last stop is scheduled to be Drum Tower. The Drum Tower was built in Yuan Dynasty. As it was 46.7 meters high and was placed on brick base, the Drum Tower is a prominent construction in Beijing. As the symbol of old Beijing, Drum Tower is a great site to experience the ancient atmosphere of Beijing.

    We will arrange a delicious banquet of Beijing Roast Duck for dinner tonight. After dinner, our guide will bring you back to the hotel.

  • Day

    03

    Beijing

    Beijing

    Attraction & Activities:

    Great Wall Hiking from Simatai to Jinshanling Great Wall

    Meals:

    Breakfast, Chinese Lunch

    Accommodation: Tourist ★★★Holiday Inn Express Beijing Temple Of Heaven Deluxe ★★★★Hotel Novotel Beijing Xin Qiao Luxury ★★★★★Crowne Plaza Beijing Wangfujing

    This morning our guide will pick you up at the hotel after breakfast and take you to start the hiking from Simatai to Jinshanling Great Wall. The hiking from Simatai to Jinshanling Great Wall has long been one of the most popular Great Wall hiking routes for tourists.

    The Simatai Great Wall is located in the north of Miyun County and has a distance of 120 kilometers from Beijing. As the only one Great Wall section that retains its Ming Dynasty original appearance, Simatai Great Wall attracts tourists for its unique design and intricate construction. Simatai Great Wall is noted for its steepness, peculiarity and dense distribution of watch towers. The Jinshanling Great Wall is one of the best-preserved parts of the Great Wall of China with many original features

    After hiking, our guide will take you back to hotel for a good rest.

  • Day

    04

    Beijing

    Beijing

    Attraction & Activities:

    Temple of Heaven,Summer Palace,Beijing Olympic Stadium

    Meals:

    breakfast, Chinese lunch

    Accommodation: Tourist ★★★Holiday Inn Express Beijing Temple Of Heaven Deluxe ★★★★Hotel Novotel Beijing Xin Qiao Luxury ★★★★★Crowne Plaza Beijing Wangfujing

    Today your exploration will start with Temple of Heaven after breakfast. Firstly built in the year of 1420, Temple of Heaven is a complex of religious buildings situated in the southeastern part of central Beijing. It was visited by the Emperors of the Ming and Qing dynasties for annual ceremonies of prayer to Heaven for good harvest. You will experience its grand size of architectures and profound cultural connotation when visiting there.

    Then we will head to Summer Palace, the largest and the most well-preserved royal park in China. You will enjoy its natural beauty and see the numerous historical sites inside this royal park museum.

    At last, we will we go to visit Beijing Olympic Stadium. The Beijing Olympic Stadium is used to be the main stadium of 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. It attracts people by its unique design and humanistic architecture. You will have some time to take some beautiful pictures there.

    Afterwards, our guide will transfer you back to your hotel.

  • Day

    05

    Departure from Beijng

    Departure from Beijng

    Attraction & Activities:

    Hotel to airport transfer(Beijing)

    Meals:

    Breakfast

    After breakfast, our guide will transfer you to the airport and help you board your departure flight. Wish you a pleasant trip back home!

Price Per Person in US Dollars
Group Size Luxury Class Tour Deluxe Class Tour Tourist Class Tour Single Room Supplement
Nov. 1, 2014 - Feb. 28, 2015 Low Season
1 Person$ 958$ 840$ 772- / - / -
2 Persons$ 514$ 476$ 441$ 181 / $ 122 / $ 98
3-5 Persons$ 467$ 448$ 402$ 181 / $ 122 / $ 98
6-9 Persons$ 392$ 359$ 318$ 181 / $ 122 / $ 98
Mar. 1, 2015 - Dec. 31, 2015 High Season
1 Person$ 1146$ 937$ 808- / - / -
2 Persons$ 611$ 527$ 460$ 272 / $ 167 / $ 113
3-5 Persons$ 564$ 499$ 423$ 272 / $ 167 / $ 113
6-9 Persons$ 488$ 410$ 338$ 272 / $ 167 / $ 113
Remarks

* This is a private tour, only you and your family or friends will be in this tour. Please feel free to contact our tour advisors if you need any changes of itinerary, hotel or anything else, we would adjust the tour for you.
* Prices may vary according to your travel time and are higher in the high season, e.g. Labor’s Day (Apr 29-May 5, 2014), China National Day Holiday (Sep 29-Oct 8, 2014), and Chinese Spring Festival (Jan 28-Feb 7, 2014).

* If only one person is traveling then the single room supplement is not required. If, for example, three people book a hotel, with two in one room and one in another room, the single room supplement must be paid. 
* You will enjoy more discount if there are more people join the tour.
* There will visit 2 shops during the entire trip. 

PRICE INCLUSIONS

  • Entrance Fees: To scenic spots as listed in the itinerary.
  • Meals: All meals as specified in the itinerary.
    If the restaurant indicated is not available on the day, your guide will arrange another restaurant from our list of approved restaurants. Breakfast is usually a western style buffet. We will try to make sure both western and Chinese breakfasts are supplied. However, there may be occasions when only a Chinese breakfast is available in some remote locations.
  • Private Transfers: Transfers between airports, hotels and scenic spots while sightseeing, by private air conditioned vehicle with a driver
  • Guide: English speaking tour guide
  • Four nights hotel accommodation based on twin share

PRICE EXCLUSION

  • International airfare or train tickets to enter or leave China.
  • China entry visa fees.
  • Personal expenses: such as laundry, drinks, fax, telephone calls, optional activities, sightseeing or meals which are not included in the tour itinerary.
  • Single room supplement
  • Tips to guide and driver. (Tiping standard: USD 8/person/day.)