Small Group Beijing Temple of heaven and Summer Palace with Pearl market

Go straight to two of Beijing's UNESCO Historical sites on this 8-hour small-group tour by minivan.The tour including the visit to The Temple of heaven and Summer Palace, with pearl market for bargain shopping and lunch inclusive. A local insider will give a detailed explanation on how emperors in the Ming and Qing Dynasties to worship the God of Heaven and how Qing Emperor designed a perfect garden to enjoy, relax and escape the outside world. Learn how the powerful Express Cixi controlled China for 48 years.Group size is limited to 12 people to ensure more personalized attention from your guide. Entrance fees and free hotel pick up is included.

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  • What's included :
    • Bottled water
    • Lunch
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off(For hotels within the 4th ring road)
    • Entrance fee
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of Heaven
    • Entry/Admission - Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
    What's excluded :
    • Gratuities
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if hotel is out of the 4th ring road of Beijing)
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Temple of Heaven, Tiantan Road, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100050 China

    Your Tour Guide will meet you in your hotel's lobby then heading to to the Temple of Heaven. It's China's largest and most representative existing masterpiece among China’s ancient sacrificial buildings. The best time to visit is in the morning to catch a glimpse of local senior citizens exercising, practicing Tai Chi, playing Shuttlecock, singing, dancing or doing ground calligraphy.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Hall of Prayer for Good Harvest, Inside Temple of Heaven Park, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100050 China

    Follow your tour guide,you will see The Hall of Prayer for Good Harvests,The Imperial Vault of Heaven and The Circular Mound Altar.Hear stories about the believes and ceremonies took place here.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Pearl Market (Hongqiao Market), 9 Tiantan Rd, Beijing China

    The Pearl Market is next to the Temple of Heaven.It have all types of souvenir for you to discover. You will have 1 hour on your own to shop, your guide will teach you how to negotiate price with the seller and give you ideas on how much everything should be.

    Then you will stop at a local restaurant for a delicious Chinese lunch.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Summer Palace (Yiheyuan), No.19 Xinjian Gongmen Road, Haidian District, Beijing 100080 China

    Finally you will continue to Summer Palace which is the largest and best-preserved imperial garden and palace in China.There are beautiful many pavilions, halls,mansions, temples, bridges,huge lake, and corridors.With your knowledgeable and experienced English speaking guide,you will hear all detailed stories and historical about this Palace, and learn the essence of the Chinese gardens.

    This small-group tour is limited to12 people, which means you'll have plenty of chances to ask questions of your guide.

    At the end of the tour, your tour guide and driver will transfer you back to your hotel.

    Duration: 2 hours

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We will pick you up in the lobby of your hotel if your hotel is within the 4th ring road of Beijing city, if your hotel is out of the 4th ring road, you can travel to city to meet our guide or hotel pick up may have extra cost
    Departure Time :
    8:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Dress code is smart casual
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Stroller accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.



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Organised by Discover Beijing Tours

Activity ID: V-11301P73

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