Four Day Classic Historic & Cultural Deep Tour

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Activity Level



Youth and Family, Local Experience, First Time Visitor, Day Trip / Out of Town


Kid Friendly: Yes. Welcomed kids in the group.

Friendly: Yes.
We can arrange wheel chair, kindly remind you need be able to get in and out of the car yourself.

Maximum travelers: 10



English (fluent), Mandarin (fluent)

Enjoy the classic Chinese Historical + Cultural Taiji class & Calligraphy Paper Cutting Tour

On this tour, besides the regular highlights of Beijing, you will have enough time to experience the traditional Chinese culture, a Taiji class at the temple of Heaven, to feel and get the spirit of Chinese Yin-Yang balance.
At Hutong local square courtyard, you can learn traditional Chinese calligraphy paper cutting, for example, Chinese double happiness when getting married. This paper calligraphy will stick on the window to get all happiness.
We visit all the highlights from Beijing, the Tiananmen Square, biggest city center square from the world; Forbidden City, 600 years old royal palace with 24 emperors lived in, Ming and Qing dynasty, see the 9999 rooms inside.
The summer palace garden, special for Dragon lady CiXi spending summertime here. The Panda zoo, the national treasure pandas, the temple of heaven, the Hutong, Ming Tombs, and a special Buddhist temple: Lama temple. See the 28 meters big Buddha where the local people pray for all good wishes.


Day 1

Morning, Tiananmen Square — Forbidden City — Jing Shan park
Afternoon, Hutong Rickshaw Tour — Chinese calligraphy paper cutting experience.

Day 2

Morning — Mutianyu GreatWall, enjoy cable car up, toboggan slide down fun.
Lunch at a dumpling restaurant
Afternoon — Ming Tomb Chang Ling visit.

Day 3

Morning panda zoo— panda gallery, enjoy time with pandas.
Summer palace visit.
Olympic area visit.
Night, enjoy highly recommended show KongFu or Flood show (optional).

Day 4

Temple of Heaven — Taiji class at the temple, get the spirit of Chinese Taiji, and Yin-Yang balance.
Hongqiao market.
Lama temple, see the 28 meters high Buddha.
Wangfujing street.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Hotel or convenient place where you want.

End location: Back to hotel or convenient place where you want .

Duration: 8 hours


GL8 business car ( 7 seats ) for the tour, for 1- 6 people. Over 6 people, a Benz or DaMa minivan. All air conditioning & cleaning & comfortable, with polite, safe & experience driver.

What’s Included

Professional & licensed English guide
Clean & comfortable GL8 business car with cooler air conditioning
Polite & safe driver
Bottle of water
All parking fee, freeway fee.
All gas fee.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

750 RMB - Forbidden city ticket 60 RMB , Hutong Rickshaw 60 RMB , calligraphy paper cutting class 150 RMB , Mutianyu tickets & shuttle bus & cable car up and down 180 RMB , Ming tomb 60 RMB , panda gallery 25 RMB , temple of heaven 35 RMB , Taiji class 180 RMB , summer palace 30 RMB .

What’s Extra

Own expenses.



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