Private Transfer Service: Chengde City Sightseeing from Beijing

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From $172.00

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 9 hours

Departs: Beijing, Beijing

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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Hire a driver and private vehicle to explore the famous Imperial Summer Palace of Mountain Resort and its Outlying Temples in Chengde. This is the perfect choice for all those customers who want to a have self-guided tour to the attraction with their own pace. With the assistance of your professional and friendly driver, navigate the roads of Beijing comfortably.If you wish to have a friendly private guide to show you the way, explain the histories and stories, you also can book a guide and transfer service option upon booking.There is no factory and shopping stops during the tour.

What's Included

Bottled water

Hotel pickup and drop-off (for hotels within the 4th ring road in Beijing)

Private driver

Private guide service if related tour option is selected

Transport by private vehicle

What's Not Included

Entrance Fee

Food and drinks


Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 3
  • ADULT: Age: 4 - 90

Additional Info

  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • If need an English speaking driver, please make this request upon booking. Otherwise, you may have a Chinese speaking driver for the service who also knows exactly where to take you. You will be offered a local phone to use to speak the English operator a
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Specialized infant seats are available

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

Imperial Summer Palace of Mountain Resort
With this convenient private transportation, you can enjoy the flexibility to create your own sightseeing schedule and stop at interesting places on the way to Chengde,all at your own pace in a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle.

Your friendly driver will meet you in your hotels lobby, then drive 2.5 to 3 hours to Chengde. On the way you will enjoy beautiful mountain and nature scenery as well as Jinshanling Great Wall,you can tell the driver to stop for photos at a service center.

A brief information about the Imperial Summer Palace of Mountain Resort: It's located in Hebei Province, was built between 1703 and 1792. It is a vast complex of palaces and administrative and ceremonial buildings. Temples of various architectural styles and imperial gardens blend harmoniously into a landscape of lakes, pastureland and forests. In addition to its aesthetic interest, the Imperial Summer Palace of Mountain Resort is a rare historic vestige of the final development of feudal society in China.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Not Included

Eight Outer Temples in The Bishu Villa
Chengde is a classic masterpiece of Chinese palace architecture, gardening art and religious architecture.The landscape of the Mountain Resort is designed following the topography of natural hills and water. As an outstanding example of Chinese natural landscape gardens and palaces, it inherits and carries forward China’s imperial gardening tradition. By integrating elements of Han, Mongolian and Tibetan architectural art and culture the Outlying Temples crystallize the achievements of cultural exchanges and integration among different ethnic groups in the course of development of Chinese architecture.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Potala Palace (Putuo Zongcheng Temple)
During the tour you will visit the Chengde Imperial Summer Palace of Mountain Resort, visit one or two temples at your choice. If you want to stop for lunch, please feel free to discuss with your driver, he will help you to choose the local restaurant with local price (own expense).

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Not Included

Temple of Universal Peace (Puning si)
Of course, you can add-on a friendly guide service upon booking, your guide will explore the palace with you, tell the histories and stories along the way,take photos or assist you to watch your kids for you during the day. 

After three hours of independent sightseeing around Mountain resort area, your private driver will drop you off back at your hotel.

The Tour operator cannot guarantee an English-speaking driver. Due to their availability, you may have a Chinese speaking driver, but they know exactly where to pick you up and where to drop you off. Guest can use their phone to call our translator if need during the ride.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

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