This one day private tour will lead tourists to Summer Palace and Badaling Great Wall to enjoy the charming scenery of the best preserved imperial garden in China and appreciate the great military defensive work of ancient China. The door-to-door service offered by private tour guide and driver will ensure tourists a comfortable Beijing tour.
Chinese style lunch
English speaking guide
Entrance tickets as mentioned in the itinerary
Private transfers in air-conditioned vehicle with licensed driver
What's Not Included
Cable car of Great Wall
Entrance fee of Bird’s Nest and Water Cube
INFANT: Age: 0 - 2
CHILD: Age: 3 - 6
ADULT: Age: 7 - 70
Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
Not recommended for pregnant travelers
Offered pickup/drop-off service is available for hotels within 3rd ring road of Beijing city. If your hotel beyond the range, please expect it might occur additional transfer fee accordingly.
Public transportation options are available nearby
You are suggested to wear comfortable shoes on tour day.
You will receive a confirm email from local operator about the tour details within 48 hours after booking.
A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
Not recommended for travelers with leg problems
Please leave a note when booking if you have any special requirement about the tour, such as diet.
Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
You will be contacted at least one day ahead of the travel day via email to advise the pickup info. The tour guide will also call you or leave you a message through your hotel room the night before tour about pickup time.
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
Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
At 08:00 our guide and driver will greet you at your hotel in Beijing city area. First, we will pay a visit to Summer Palace. It locates at the west skirt of Beijing and covers an area of 290 hectare. In the Qing Dynastery during the Qianlong Era, the Summer Palace was built by copying the layout of the West Lake in Hangzhou. Now it is the largest and most completely preserved imperial garden in China.
Admission Ticket Included
The Great Wall at Badaling
After lunch, we will drive about 45 minutes to visit the Badaling Great Wall, the most famous and the best-preserved section of the Chinese Ming Dynasty Great Wall. The mountain slope is very steep and the roads are tortuous, which makes it an important military stronghold in ancient time. The wall is like a strong dragon winding its way along the mountain ranges. If hiking is too much for you, cable car is available and optional.
Admission Ticket Included
On the way back to city area, we will make a stop at Bird’s Nest and Water Cube to pay an outer visit and take some pictures.
Admission Ticket Not Included
Today you will also pay a visit to the Jade Carving Factory to learn about Chinese jade culture and appreciate some exquisite jade artworks.
After visiting, you will be escorted back to your hotel in Beijing city area at around 17:00.
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