You will meet your group tour guide under the Chinese national flag of Tiananmen Square at 7:50 am. Cross through the square where you will see the Monument of the People's Heroes, Chairman Mao Memorial Hall, Great Hall of the People and National Museum from the outside.
Later, go to the Forbidden City. After coming out from the former royal palace, taste Beijing Bean sauce noodles as lunch. Afterward, head for Prince Gong's Mansion and Shichahai Area where you can step into the hutongs and quadrangles of Old Beijing on a rickshaw. Watch the making process of "Old Beijing Rabbit", a kind of local traditional handicraft or toy for children.
Be driven to Wangfujing Pedestrian Street and taste some local food before heading for your hotel.
- Forbidden City
- Beijing Traditional Handicraft
After breakfast at your hotel, be picked up from the hotel lobby at 7:00 am and be driven to the Summer Palace. After lunch, depart for the Badaling Great Wall, where you will marvel at the amazing defense built thousands of years ago.
When returning to the downtown in the afternoon, stop at the Bird's Nest and the Water Cube and appreciate the fantastic structures from the outside. At this point, the guide will disband the tour group and you can look for a nearby restaurant for dinner on your own.
Your 2-day Beijing tour comes to an end. Welcome to Beijing again!
- Badaling Great Wall
- The Bird's Nest