Departure Time: 05:00 AM
Duration: 18 hours
Departure Point: Traveler pickup is offered
After pickup from your Shanghai city centre hotel, transfer to the Shanghai airport for your flight to Beijing. When you arrive at Beijing airport, your local guide and driver will be waiting for you and will transport you by private, air-conditioned vehicle to begin your full-day tour of China’s capital.
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Stop At: Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang), West Changan Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100006 China
After pickup from your Shanghai city center hotel, transfer to the Shanghai airport for your flight to Beijing. When you arrive at Beijing airport, your local guide and driver will be waiting for you and will transport you by private, air-conditioned vehicle to begin your full-day tour of China’s capital.
The first stop on your tour is Tian’anmen Square – framed by the Gate of Heavenly Peace with its portrait of Mao Zedong, Mao’s Mausoleum, the Great Hall of the People, and the National Museum. Hear an overview from your guide about China’s communist history as you tour Tian’anmen’s grounds, halls, and monuments.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Forbidden City-The Palace Museum, No.4 Jingshanqian Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100009 China
From here, enjoy a short walk to the Forbidden City and its Imperial Palace Museum, with a peek at each Chinese dynasty represented in four palatial halls. See ancient treasures from thousands of years of history in this former home of China’s imperial rulers. Admire the maze of palaces, gardens, and stunning courtyards as your guide informs you about China’s imperial history.
Duration: 2 hours
Stop At: Mutianyu Great Wall, Mutianyu Village, Bohai Town, Huairou District, Beijing China
Afterward, enjoy a traditional Chinese cuisine lunch served at a nearby establishment. Once you finish your lunch, we will drive to the less-crowded Mutianyu section of the Great Wall of China, located 56 miles (90 km) from Beijing.
Take in spectacular views surrounding the Mutianyu Great Wall, which stretches 3,370 miles (6,000 km) westward from the mountain ridges north of Beijing, and learn how the Great Wall of China was originally built more than 2,000 years ago to ward off Hun intruders from the north.
Tour end, transfer to the airport for your return flight. You will be greeted on arrival in Shanghai and driven back to your hotel just in time for a good night’s sleep.
Duration: 5 hours