One Day Beijing Highlights Private Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

42471


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)

Forbidden City - Jingshan Park - Temple of Heaven (Or: The Summer Palace)


1. The Forbidden City: The Forbidden City was home to 24 emperors between 1368 and 1911. It is the largest and the best preserved ancient imperial architecture complex in the world, with great square, halls and gates contrast with intricate halls, gardens, courtyards and quarters.

2. Jingshan Park: There is a hill in Jingshan Park. People can see the whole downtown Beijing on top of the hill. The Beijing central point is also on top of the hill.

3. Temple of Heaven: Built in 1420 during the Ming Dynasty, Temple of Heaven is a complex of Taoist buildings where emperors of Ming and Qing dynasties visited for annual ceremonies of pray for good harvest.

(Or: Summer Palace: Summer Palace was originally a royal garden and a temporary dwelling palace for emperors of Qing Dynasty. )

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) In the morning, I will pick you up from your hotel or any other agreed upon location with a professional driver.

2) We will visit the Forbidden City and the Jingshan Park.

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

4) After that we will visit the Temple of Heaven (Or: Summer Palace)

5) After that, I will transfer you back to your hotel or any other agreed upon location.

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

100 rmb (1 US$ is about 6.5 rmb) - snacks, lunch and souvenirs.

What’s Extra

Other: entry fees, lunch, souvenirs and other personal items.

A Recent Review of this tour

Could not have done it without Sonia. Amazing tour and much less lines to wait in. Sonia took us to all the best spots including great lunch. Highly recommend this tour. Paul. Montana USA.
Paul Decker

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

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    42471


    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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