Private tour

Beijing: Summer Palace and Lama Temple Private UNESCO Tour

Beijing: Summer Palace and Lama Temple Private UNESCO Tour

From $172.80 per group up to 1

Discover these two UNESCO Heritage Sites on a private full-day tour by car. Opt to add a Chinese lunch to your experience.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 9 hours
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Live tour guide
Chinese, English
Pickup optional
Pickup is available for hotels located within the 4th ring area. Your guide will pick up you at your hotel lobby.
Private group


  • See the beauty of the Summer Palace and its man-made Kunming Lake
  • Explore the spiritual Tibetan Yonghe Lamasery
  • Enjoy the comfort of traveling around in a private car with an expert guide
Full description
Begin your journey of Beijing City's iconic UNESCO heritage with pickup from your hotel. Meet your driver and guide who will take care of you throughout the day. Head straight to Summer Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a masterpiece of Chinese landscape garden design. Admire the man-made features built hundreds of years ago, including the open water Kunming Lake, the pavilions, halls, palaces, temples, and bridges.  Choose to book an authentic Chinese lunch experience on top of your tour. Alternatively, spend your 1-hour lunch break as you like and ask your guide for some food recommendations. Next, head to Lama Temple, also known as Yonghe Lamasery, a masterpiece displaying Tibetan Buddhist heritage. Continue to see other marvelous monuments, including an 18-meter high Buddha statue made from a single block of wood, before heading back to your accommodation.
  • Private guide
  • Private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry ticket to all attractions
  • Traditional Chinese lunch (if lunch add-on selected)
  • Tips
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Shorts
  • Cameras

Know before you go

  • During high season, it's recommended to choose an early departure time to avoid long lines.
  • To book the Chinese lunch experience, select it as an add-on during check-out.
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Product ID: 393350