Most Popular Trip for Folk Culture and Old Parts

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Tour Number

Activity Level

42767


Categories

Youth and Family, Museums / Culture, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must be supervised by a parent and please feel free to let me know if you have any other special needs.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 7

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Mandarin (fluent)

Off the Beaten Path, Authentic Travel Experience in old Parts of Beijing!


During this tour, we will explore the highlights of the old part of Beijing: ancient Chinese cultural streets, temples, the ancient hutongs, traditional architecture, popular restaurants and snack bars. We will not only visit some cultural attractions and unique neighborhoods, but also will wander through like locals to get a taste of the daily life of local people in the city.

Itinerary

If you want to make some changes about the itinerary, please feel free to let me know. Our common goal is that you see what YOU want to see.

1. Jingshan Park: It was a private garden of the imperial family.

2. Yonghegong Lama Temple: Yonghegong Lama Temple is one of the largest and most important Tibetan Buddhist monasteries in the world.

3. Nanluoguxiang Hutong: a lane or hutong with a history of over 700 years dating back to Yuan Dynasty.

4. Wudaoying Hutong: a lane or hutong with a history of over 500 years dating back to Ming Dynasty.

5. A La Carte Lunch (optional): we will have a la carte lunch at an elegant and noted local restaurant. Feel free to let me know if you have special needs for the food.

6. Houhai Lake: There are three lakes there.

7. Wangfujing food street.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 8 hours

Weather and traffic may affect this tour.

Transportation

Modern clean air-conditioned vehicles: 1) four seats Volks Wagenwerk or Hyundai or Toyotabcars for 1-2 people. 2) 5-9 seats business vans for 3-7 people.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Other: 1. the whole day's transportation with a professional driver and a clean car or van;
2. the professional English-speaking tour guide;
3. mineral water.

I can take larger groups. Please click 'ask a question' to get a quote.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 rmb (1 US$ is about 6.5 rmb) - entry fees.

What’s Extra

Other: lunch, souvenirs and other personal items.

A Recent Review of this tour

Great day with Sonia. She shared information and engaged us in interesting conversation. We really enjoyed our time with her
Dale Frederick

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    400 USD(for up to 7 people) (duration: 8 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    42767


    Categories

    Youth and Family, Museums / Culture, City

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. Children must be supervised by a parent and please feel free to let me know if you have any other special needs.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 7

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), Mandarin (fluent)

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