Beijing Private Tour: Summer Palace, Lama Temple, Hutong Rickshaw, Arts museum

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Duration: 8 hours

Departs: Beijing, Beijing

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

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Come and enjoy a day in Beijing to see famous attractions such as Summer Palace, and Lama Temple. Experience the interesting Rickshaw at Hutong, ( Beijing old neighborhood ) and Houhai Lake area. In addition, see the amazing National Arts and Crafts Museum ( China Intangible Cultural Heritage Museum ) . This 8-hour private tour includes tasty local lunch as well.

What's Included

All sights entrance fee

Bottle of water

Comfortable air-conditioned car

Famous peking duck lunch

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Hutong rickshaw fee

Professional English-speaking guide

Professional English/ Spanish/ French/ German speaking guide

What's Not Included

Gratuities ( Recommended )

Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 3
  • CHILD: Age: 4 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 85

Additional Info

  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Transportation options are wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • COVID-19 vaccination required for guides
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination required for travelers
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

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

Hutong Tour
Meet up your friendly guide and driver at your downtown hotel lobby in the morning 9:00. Travel with a comfortable vehicle heading to visit old Hutong area.

Your frist stop is Hutong, take a rickshaw, goes through the small alleys, see the old beijing neibohoood, get a stop to visit local square courtyard family, know more about the local family's life, the birdcages, pomegranate trees, fish pond , tea table, full with the chinese cultures.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
Visit the best preserved imperial garden Summer Palace in the afternoon, summer palace was built at 1750, burnt at 1860, rebuilt at 1888, why the famous dragon lady Empress Dowager Cixi loved here so much? Follow your guide you will learn about her extravagant life, know the secret story behind her, her opera house, birthday celebration rooms, the longest painted corridor as well as the beautiful Kunming Lake are great to see.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Yandai Xie Street
Pass by a Houhai lake , visit Yinding bridge , Yandaixiejie , all small snacks and little shops around, have a nice walk.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

National Arts and Crafts Museum (Zhongguo Gongyi Meishuguan)
Have you ever seen the most beautiful jadeite carvings in the word? Have you ever been shocked by exquisite art and crafts works? Come to the Intangible Cultural Heritage Museum to feel the charm of Chinese culture and art. In this museum you will see plenty of works of best jadeite carvings included the four national jadeite carvings which created and carved at 1982, finished at 1989 by Beijing jade factory which organized by the premier Zhou En Lai at the time, the precious materials and exquisite design are unprecedented. At this comprehensive museum you also can see exquisite wood carvings, ivory carvings, silk road murals, Chinese operas as well totally 1298 pieces.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

See old fashion food and small thing street mostly for youth, which shows you great chinese culture.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Lama Temple (Yonghegong)
Explore the famous Tibetan style temple -- Lama Temple in Beijing,which was built at 1694 by the emperor Kang Xi for his 4th son Yin Zhen, since next emperor Qian Long was born here too, the Lama Temple has become a " blessed land for two emperors ". You will admire three pieces of wonders: Five hundred Arhats mountains, 26 meters high sandalwood Buddha which was list in the Guinness World Book in 1900, and the exquisite nan mu Buddha niches on this tour. Benefiting insider knowledge through your guide as you go, and enjoy plenty of time for a closer look at each of the stops.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Dongsi Hutong
Enjoy a tasty local peking roast duck lunch at a famous duck restaurant. The juicy with crispy roast duck will brings you unforgetable beijing experience.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

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