Discover all that China's capital city of Beijing has to offer on this private, comprehensive, 2-day sightseeing adventure. After a hotel pickup, it's time to explore the city.
Day 1: Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, and Hutong (L)
Meet the tour guide and driver in the hotel lobby at 8:30 a.m. Begin the tour with a viewing of the Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Enjoy a tasty lunch at a local restaurant, and then visit the fruit and vegetable market along Hutong and walk the alleyways. In the evening, watch a Chinese acrobat show (optional) before being transported back to your hotel.
Day 2: Temple of Heaven, Beijing Zoo, and Summer Palace (L)
The guide and driver will once again provide a pickup from the hotel lobby at 8:30am. Start with a visit to the world-famous Temple of Heaven, one of the holiest Imperial temples in Beijing. After this visit, head to the Beijing Zoo to observe the cultivated flower gardens and featured animals, including the ever-popular Giant Pandas.
Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant, then head to the Summer Palace. Once the guided tour of the Summer Palace comes to an end, drive by Olympic Park take nice photos in front of Water Cube and Bird Nest.
After tour is finished, you will be transferred back to your hotel.