Beijing One Day Tour is to spend just one day to visit Beijing, the Capital of China. It is also the first city of China that has international flights that connects almost all foreign countries. It is convenient to get to with or without China visa
On this tour we will begin our journey by visiting to Tian An Men Square first, wondering around the largest square in this world, touring the People’s Hero monuments, then we will visit to Forbidden City, of which located in the center of Beijing, and now houses the Palace Museum. It served as the home of emperors and their households as well as the ceremonial and political center of Chinese government for almost 500 years. The Forbidden City was declared a World Heritage Site in 1987, and is listed by UNESCO as the largest collection of preserved ancient wooden structures in the world.
Then we will get to Mutianyu Great wall which is a section of the Great Wall of China located in Huai-rou County some 60-70 km northeast of downtown Beijing. It is connected with Jian-kou in the west and Lian-hua-chi in the east. As one of the best-preserved parts of the Great Wall, the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall used to serve as the northern barrier defending the capital and the imperial tombs.
P-1: 07:00am – 07:30am Picking up at your hotel
Your guide will arrange the pickup time the day before this departure, since the guide and driver shall pick up different clients at different location, there might a little delay due to traffic…etc; please prepare your gear and belongings waiting at your hotel lobby
P-2: 07:30am – 08:30am Drive to Tian An Men Square
Once all clients are in the vehicle, we will drive to Tian An Men Square. It is thought to be the center of Beijing and also a must-visit site of Beijing, as well as China, we will see the giant famous chairman Mao’s portrait that is hang right on the Gate of Heavenly Peace. It is the largest public square across the world. You will spend about half an hour to stroll around, taking picture and also visit to the People’s Hero Monument that is erected in this Square
P-3: 08:30am – 11:30am The Forbidden City
After the walk of Tian’anmen Square, we will gather around and heading north getting close to the Tian’anmen rostrum, where a huge red gate is in front you. It was the royal palace for hundred of years and this is also the “Gate” to Chinese history. This palace 9,999 forbidden imperial chambers, was the “house” for the 24 Chinese emperors from Ming Dynasty to Qing Dynasty. There are wonders of Chinese arts, architectures, history. A short visit will only provide you a glimpse to such rich history;
P-4: 11:30am – 13:30pm Lunch break
We will drive to Mu-tian-yu Great wall, where we will first to have the lunch break at one well-selected local restaurant, clean and serve delicious meal
P-5: 13:30pm – 16:30pm Mutianyu Great Excursion
We begin out visit to the Great Wall by taking the cable car in order to avoid the boring 40 minutes walk on the 800 steps, once you get on the wall, you will walk along the wall, enjoy the wonderful scenery, which has very positive comments on the viewpoint of Beijing on TripAdvisor for its picturesque view, and thoughtful-restored architecture.
On this walk, you will take from No. 14th to No. 23th Watching tower, enjoy your walk
P-6: 16:30pm – 18:30pm Return to your hotel OR to departure
We will drive you back, due to busy traffic, the return journey may be much longer than the journey we came through.
Or if you need, we can drive you to the airport or train station for your departure, please consider the departure time if it may fit this one day program
What prices include and exclude
What prices include
Private English-speaking guide
Entrance fee of those that are listed in the itinerary
What prices exclude
Any activities described as optional or not indicated in the itinerary,
Optional tips to local guides, drivers, and hotel/restaurant staff,
Other expenses of a personal nature (liquor, laundry, and…);