Start the day at one of the world’s most infamous sites, Tiananmen Square, and learn about the fascinating and chequered history of one of China’s most iconic landmarks.
The next stop on this exhilarating day-long tour will be the UNESCO-listed Forbidden City. Designed to be the centre of the ancient walled city of Beijing and ringed by 3.5km of scarlet walls, this place boasts one of the largest collections of ancient buildings in the world and makes for a fascinating place to discover life in ancient China.
After a morning of intense exploration, enjoy a much-needed lunch at a traditional, local restaurant.
Once sated, head on to the iconic Great Wall of China. Set amongst breath-taking natural scenery, the Mutianyu section of wall is a less touristic yet an equally impressive spot to take in one of the world’s largest man-made constructions. Woods cover 96% of the area and visitors will be floored by the wonderful, countryside vistas that include a multitude of blooming trees and flowers, with every season offering something unique and spectacular.
Head on to the National Stadium in the Olympic Green Village, Chaoyang District of Beijing City. This magnificent feat of architecture is the perfect place to stop and take a photo or two.
The tour will also include stops at a jade factory and tea house to allow visitors a sense of the lifestyle and culture of this wonderful city. A fascinating day of adventure and exploration which provides a unique insight into Beijing!