See three of China's most famous scenic spots in this classic no-shopping tour. Badaling Great Wall is the most well-preserved section. Ming Tombs are the cemeteries of the 13 emperors of Ming Dynasty. It joined as the World Heritage List in 2003. The Olympic Park is a newly-developing tourist attraction which attracts thousands of tourists after the 2008 Olympic Games.
- Visit must-see attractions in this no-shopping tour, no hidden cost
- Visit one of the best preserved sections of the Great Wall of China at Badaling
- Explore the Chang Ling Ming Tomb
- A well-trained local English-speaking tour guide
- An authentic traditional Chinese lunch
- Hotel pickup and drop off
- An air-conditioned coach
Key Sights: Badaling Great Wall, Ming Tombs, Olympic Park
Badaling Great Wall
Your guide will pick you up between 07:00 and 07:30 to begin a full-day no shopping classic tour. First you will head to the Badaling section of the Great Wall which is situated 70 kilometers (43 miles) north of Beijing. Built in Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), the Great Wall was attached with great military importance and now it has become the symbol of China. Duration: 2 hours. The sightseeing on the Great Wall will be ended at 11:30.
Then you will visit the largest and well-preserved tomb of Ming Tombs- Chang Ling Tomb. Its master is Emperor Zhudi, the fourth son of Emperor Zhu Yuanzhang. Because of its long history, palatial and integrated architecture, the site has a high cultural and historic value. Duration: 1 hour
An authentic Chinese lunch will be served at around 13:00 before heading for Olympic Park. This newly-developing scenic spot has become one of Beijing’s symbols. At the end of this tour at about 18:00, you will be transferred to your hotel.
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- Professional English-speaking guide22-seat air-conditioned coachLunchEntrance fees
- Gratuities (recommended)Items of a personal nature
Special Notes for a Seat-in-a-Coach Tour
A seat-in-a-coach tour minimizes costs because expenses are shared among a larger group.
Seat-in-a-coach tours are operated by local business partners of China Highlights around China. China Highlights chooses business partners by strict quality standards. The service of a seat-in-a-coach tour may be not as considerate as that of a private tour sometimes.
Visiting one or two shops or markets is always included in a seat-in-a-coach tour, but you don’t have to buy anything.
A seat-in-a-coach tour usually consists of more than 5 people with a maximum of 16. You will have a local guide and use a 22-seat air-conditioned coach. We will pick you up at some appointed hotels at the appointed time. In contrast a private tour provides a private car and guide. And we will pick you up at your hotel.