Beijing , Tianjin & Datong Tour
Day 1 – Beijing
Upon arrival in Beijing, meet your guide and transfer
to check in at your hotel. After dinner, free at leisure. Dinner at local Chinese restaurant. Overnight at
Day 2 -
Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to take a walk at
Tiananmen Square. Located at the center of Beijing City, where you can visit Tiananmen Tower.
Monument to the People’s Heroes. It is one of the largest square in the world and a must place for any visit in
Beijing City. Then explore Forbidden City. The Forbidden City was the place where the emperors of the
Ming and Qing Dynasties carried out their administration and lives. Now it is open to the public as a palace museum
where people can see the great traditional palace architecture, enjoy the treasures kept in the palace, than take a
walk at Wangfujing Street and Donghuamen Snacks Street. Rest of the day is free at leisure. Lunch &
dinner at local Chinese restaurant. Overnight at hotel
Day 3 -
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to visit Temple of
Heaven. Then Drive to Summer Palace. Visit Summer Palace. The Summer Palace is a favorite among
tourists sightseeing in Beijing. Indeed, it is one of the best park in the city. Originally it was a retreat for
emperors to escape the scorching summer heat of Beijing. The Summer Palace was used by emperors for 800 years, but
fell into disuse in the 18th century. Then in the 19th century, the Empress Dowager Cixi made
renovations and restored many buildings. Continue to visit Bird’s Nest and Water Cube. The National
Stadium also called the Bird’s Nest because of the unique design, which is the landmark of the Olympic Green in
Beijing. It has the floor area of 258,000 square meters with the height of 69 meters. Drive back to
hotel. Lunch & dinner at local Chinese restaurant . Overnight at
Day 4 - Beijing /
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to visit Juyongguan Great
Wall. Ju Yong Guan Pass is located is an 18 kilometer-long valley named ‘Guangou’ which is inside Changping
County more than 50 kilometers from Beijing City. It is one of the three greatest passes of Great Wall of China.
The other two passes are Jiayuguan Passes and Shanhai Pass. It had many different names in the past dynasties.
However, the name ‘Juyongguan Pass’ was used by more than three dynasties. It was first used in the Qin Dynasty
when Emperor Qinshihuang ordered to build the Great Wall. Then drive to Datong. Upon arrival, transfer to visit
Nine Dragon Screen. The screen, built for the thirteenth son of Zhu Yuan Zhang, the first Emperor of the
Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) has been well preserved and remains intact to this day. It is made up of 426
specially-fired glazed bricks, with a height of 8 meters (about 26 feet), 2.02 meters (6.6 feet) thick and 45.5
meters (149 feet) long. The screen can be divided into three parts, the pedestal, body and roof. Check in at your
hotel. Rest of the day is free at leisure. Lunch and dinner at local Chinese restaurant. Overnight at
Day 5 –
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to visit Yungang
Grottoes. Started in 450, Yuagang is a relic of the Northern Wei Dynasty (386-534). Absorbing India Gandhara
Buddhist art, Yungang sculptures developed traditional Chinese art melded with social features of the time.
Continue to visit Hanging Temple. Built during the Liao Dynasty (907-1125), the Huayuan Monastery is
the largest and best preserved monastery of the Liao Dynasty in existence in China. This monastery was built
according to the Huayuan Sutra Sect of the Huayan School and is unique in that it faces east instead of south.
After the tour, drive back to Beijing. Check in at your hotel. Rest of the day is free at
leisure. Lunch at local Chinese restaurant and dinner on your own account.
Overnight at hotel
Day 6 - Beijing – Tianjing –
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Tianjing, upon arrival,
visit Food Street, the Food Street looks just like a solid ancient city. Inside the city is a cross pattern
street and at the crossing, there is a music fountain. Continue to visit the Ancient Culture Street and
Italia Street. Tianjing Ancient Culture Street with 600 years history, standing in the area of key section
in upstream of the Haihe River, is located in Nankai district of Tianjing. Covering an area of 224200 sq meters, it
used to be one of earliest water transport docklands in Tianjing where is one of the busiest cities of commerce and
trade in history. Then drive back to Beijing. Rest of the day is free at leisure.
Lunch and dinner at local Chinese restaurant
. Overnight at hotel.
Day 7 – Beijing
Breakfast at hotel. Visit the New Silk Alley
Market. Free leisure until time
transfer to airport for departure flight and bringing with you sweet memories of an enjoyable holiday with