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From Taijin Cruise Port: 2-Day Beijing Sightseeing Tour

Product ID: 108523
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Join this 2-day worry free shore excursion to Beijing and marvel at the beauty sites such as Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace and of course the Great Wall of China.
About this activity
Duration 2 days
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City area
  • See the highlights of Beijing city
  • Visit the Summer Palace, a virtual museum of traditional Chinese gardening
Full description
Day 1: Tianjin International Cruise Port to Beijing - Tiananmen - Forbidden City (L)

Once the cruise ship docks in Tianjin International Cruise Port, your private guide will welcome you at the exit of the arrival hall, assist you with your luggage, then begin the 2.5-hour journey to Beijing. On the way, your guide will keep you entertained with fun facts and trivia about the city and its countless sights. Once arrival in Beijing, your tour will start from the Temple of Heaven. The magnificent and colorful Temple of Heaven was where emperors of the Ming and Qing dynasties would make offerings to heaven and pray for full harvests. 

Then, you will stop at a local restaurant for a traditional Chinese lunch. Afterwards, you will explore the Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City area. Spend about 2 to 3-hours to explore the palace and learn the detailed history and stories with your knowledgeable tour guide. After that, your will be transferred back to your hotel in Beijing. 

Day 2: Summer Palace - Great Wall - Tianjin International Cruise Port (L)

Check out of your hotel in the morning to begin your tour. Your first stop will be the Summer Palace. The Summer Palace is the best-kept existing royal garden in Beijing. With a concentration of the best of ancient buildings as well as styles of gardening, it is a virtual museum of traditional Chinese gardening. Then after about a 1-hour drive to the Great Wall at the Mutianyu section, stop at the local village for a delicous Chinese lunch. Then, set off on a 30 minute journey along the scenic mountains and villages to the Great Wall as your guide explains the stories and histories of the the Great Wall. Have plenty of time to enjoy the surrounding mountains and ride in a cable car or ski lift with toboggan at your discretion. Your shore excursion will then conclude back at Tianjin International Port in time for your cruise departure. The journey back will take approximately 3.5-hours. Your tour guide and driver will ensure your timely return back to the ship at Tianjin International Cruise Port.


Includes
  • Port pick-up and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Entrance fees
  • Cable car round trip at the Great Wall
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Professional guide
  • Worry free shore excursion guarantee
What’s Not Included
  • Beijing accommodation
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (recommended)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

The exit of the arrival hall at Tianjin International Cruise Port.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Private tour just for you and your party
• Note: Your accommodation in Beijing is not inclusive. Please kindly make your own arrangement in advance
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Product ID: 108523