Hike along the Great Wall, visit ancient temples and see the famous monuments in China, Delving into the local history dating back thousands of years. All this exploring is sure to build up and appetite which Beijing will definitely satisfy with its mouth-watering and diverse cuisine
CHINA IS GREAT FOR
Cultural City Tour
Arrive in Beijing airport and transfer to hotel accommodation.
Depending on the flight timing, we will walk up to the shops and local markets to familiarise ourselves with the surrounding area, followed by an acrobatic show and a Chinese dinner
Breakfast at the Hotel. Cultural trek to the historic great wall of China at Juyong pass, next we will go on to learn about the Chinese beliefs around “Jade” (a mineral used to form works of art or jewellery), we will experience how it is crafted to make China’s traditional art along with it’s history. A visit to Beijing’s local zoo to see China’s rare panda is a must…
After a hearty breakfast at the hotel, we will learn artistic expression in a calligraphy lesson and take part in Taiji with experts which is an ancient form of martial art, once we’ve finished our lesson we head over to visit the temple of heaven where we will have the chance to share your experience of Taiji with the locals..
Breakfast at Hotel. Tea house, Hutong tour with rickshaw, here we will take a closer look at traditional streets and houses of China and compare to the modern day living of today, cooking class to learn some authentic recipes and take a quick trip to a local market, Tiananmen square and forbidden city, learn about it’s history and purpose in the city of Beijing.
Breakfast at the hotel. Shopping in old town and experiencing Chinese street markets, here we will get to mix with the locals and test your powers of negotiating to purchase your souvenirs to take home . Our final trip is to the Summer palace, here we will experience the imperial houses and gardens and visit the vast ensemble of lakes.
After an exciting 5 days of exploring Beijing, head to the airport for your return back home.
*Bespoke itineraries with varying durations are available
Duration : 6 DAYS / 5 NIGHTS
Destination : China, Beijing
Purpose : Cultural tour / Activities
Accommodation : Hotels
Min : 10 people
Max : 60 people
COST : from AED 6700 per person
Includes : Transport throughout China, Accommodation, Meals (except during travelling), and English speaking Instructor, entrance fees, and sightseeing.
Excludes : Flights, Visas, Spending Money, Travel Insurance, materials for project work