Highlights

  • Visit the world's largest famous square-- Tian'anmen Square. It is the must-visit place for visitors to Beijing which can accommodate a million people inside

  • Climb the Great Wall and enjoy the stunning and breathtaking view

  • Visit the Temple of Heaven, an excellent place to wander around and see the locals doing activities, such as practice tai chi, play chess, etc.

  • Explore the Forbidden City and discover the history and culture behind it

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Day 1Beijing Arrival

Nihao, welcome to Beijing, the capital of China. Be transferred to the hotel. Relax and prepare for your Natural wonders and Culture Adventure.


Note:

  • It's 30 kilometres from Beijing Capital International Airport to Beijing City.

  • It's 48 kilometres from Beijing Daxing International Airport to Beijing City.

  • Read More about Beijing Transportation.


Traffic: Car
Hotel: Overnight in Beijing
Altitude: 43.5m

Day 2Beijing City Tours: Tian'anmen Square - The Forbidden City - Temple of Heaven

At 08:00, we will pay a visit to Tian'anmen Square for 30 mintes. Continue the 3hrs exploration in Forbidden City, also called Palace Museum. Walk on the steps of the most magnificent and splendid palace complex in China. Feel the enchant atmosphere or to foresee the Emperors were ruling this great county. The Hollywood Movie "The Last Emperor" highly recommended before your visiting

After Lunch in the local Restaurant, make our way to Temple of Heaven, 1-2hrs walking through the vast beautiful park to enjoy the impressive architecture and interesting story of the Chinese Emperors prayed for good harvest

In the evening, enjoy a delicious dinner and have a good rest in the hotel.


Note:

  • It takes 23 mins ( 3.9 Kilometres ) from Tian'anmen Square to the Forbidden City.

  • It takes 30 mins ( 6.0 Kilometres ) from the Forbidden City to the Temple of Heaven.

  • It takes 45 mins ( 2.1 Kilometres ) from the Temple of Heaven to the Summer Palace.



Traffic: Car
Hotel: Overnight in Beijing
Meals: Breakfast
Altitude: 43.5m
  • Temple Of Heaven

    Temple Of Heaven

  • Forbidden City

    Forbidden City

Day 3Beijing Great Wall and Ming Tombs Tour

There is an old saying: 'Who has never been to the Great Wall is not a hero'. The Great Wall is too awesome to miss when you travel in China. Today, it will take about 2 hours to the Mutianyu Great Wall, which is comparatively fewer crowds. Here is quite steep, so a round-way cable car is included for you to go up and down easily and safely. On the wall, you can do moderate hiking further up to enjoy the spectacular landscape. After that, you will visit Changling Tomb and a jade shop on your way back to the city.


Note:

  • It takes 1 hr and 27 mins ( 72 Kilometres ) from the urban area to Mutianyu Great Wall.

  • It takes 58 mins ( 39 Kilometres ) from Mutianyu Great Wall to Ming Tombs


Traffic: Car
Hotel: Overnight in Beijing
Meals: Breakfast
Altitude: 52m
  • Mutianyu Greatwall

    Mutianyu Greatwall

  • Ming Tombs

    Ming Tombs

Day 4Beijing Departure

Farewell to Beijing. Today your journey comes to an end. You will be transferred to the airport or train station based on your schedule. Look forward to our next meeting.


Traffic: Car
Hotel: No accommodation
Meals: Breakfast
Altitude: 43.5m

INCLUDES

  • Private transportation through out the itinerary. SRT will arrange for all travelers to be met on arrival and seen off on departure based on your flight info.

  • Shared accommodations in well located, tourist to superior class hotels include breakfast, service charge and government tax.

  • All entrance fees(shuttle bus) sightseeing; excursions and activities as per the itinerary

  • Domestic flights to Beijing Capital International Airport or Daxing International are listed in the itinerary

  • Private friendly and professional English-Speaking guides (French, Italy, Russian, German can be arranged per your request)

  • Visa support letter for you to apply Chinese visa easily.

  • Travel and health insurance when travel with us.

  • 8, A 24/7 helpline while you are traveling.

EXCLUDES

  • International and domestic flights not indicated.

  • Food, Lunch or dinner not specified

  • Tips or gratuities for guides and drivers

  • Personal expenses and the other tours or activities not mentioned

TRIP NOTES

  • We will upgrade trains to 1st class where available if book the tour 5 months in advance of departure.

  • There is no problem to travel Silk Road during Ramadan.

  • Complimentary 2 bottles of water each person on daily use.


Transportation

We will use business MPV to luxurious coaches and trains.


Accommodation

All the hotels we selected are 4-5star well-located in the city center with good and proper breakfast for our clients.


Guides

Our guides are very friendly, knowledgeable, helpful. And our group tours will be escorted from SRT.


Climate and Altitude

Spring and autumn are the best times to travel to Beijing. Generally speaking Mid March—End Oct is the best time to visit Silk Road. And we strongly suggest you come in May, June, October to avoid the heat and crowd. No need to worry about high altitude along the Silk Road. We will prepare Oxygen bags if the package includes Xiahe, Qinghai Lake and Taxkorgan County.


We offer beneficial Cancellation Policy to our customers.

  • Cancellation prior 15-29 days – 15% charge of the total land cost.

  • Cancellation prior 7-15 days – 30% charge of the total land cost.

  • Cancellation prior 2-7 days – 50% charge of the total land cost.

  • Cancellation prior 1-in the process of the tour – No refund unless it is agreed by SRT.


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We will not disclose such personal information to any third party. You have the right to require us at any time to delete your personal information.

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