Beijing Hutong Culture Half Day Private Tour

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From $192.00

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 4 hours

Departs: Beijing, Beijing

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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People say that the real culture of Beijing is the culture of the Hutong and Courtyards. If you are interested in Beijing Hutong culture, take this half day trip to visit the most distinctive ones like Nanluoguxiang Hutong and Yandai Byway, walk along the crisscrossing lanes, take a Hutong Rickshaw to experience the local lifestyle, you will definitely immerse in the peaceful atmosphere. Private transportation by air-conditioned vehicle, English-speaking expert guide and entrance ticket fee are all included.

Spend half day to visit the Hutong and Courtyards in Beijing
Take the Hutong Rickshaw to experience real local lifestyle
Immerse yourself in real Beijing culture and local lifestyle
Take the tour either in the morning or in the afternoon
Private tour is operated with just your party exclusively

What's Included

English-speaking guide

Entrance ticket fee

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Private transportation

What's Not Included


Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 0 - 90

Additional Info

  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Local tour guide will pick you up from your Beijing downtown hotel, you will firstly head to visit the 800-meter long south-north Nanluoguxiang Hutong, which is lined with numerous trendy bars, yummy restaurants, unique hostels, lively themed stores and iterant vendors. Then take a Hutong Rickshaw to an old courtyard where you will have a local family visit. With the help of a professional local guide, you will have a detailed explanation of the old courtyard (Siheyuan), like history, layout, Fengshui and traditional Chinese culture.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Yandai Xie Street
Continue to visit the 67-meter high and two-story Drum Tower and have bird's eye view of the surrounding communities of hutongs and courtyard, walk along the 800-year-old hutong of Yandai Byway (Skewed Tobacco Pouch Street), pass through the Yinding Bridge - narrow channel joining Qianhai Lake and the Houhai Lake, wander along Qianhai Lake circled by the former palaces of ministers, temples and well-kept courtyards, feel Beijing's traditional architecture, long history and Chinese culture. The half day trip ends at Hehua Market Decorated Archway, the tour guide will transfer you back to the hotel or you may remain in Houhai Bar Area for more happy time on your own.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

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