Beijing Day Tours

Make the most of your time in Beijing by taking a private sightseeing tour with your own guide, car and driver to appreciate the local attractions and culture. Here are just a few examples of tours we can offer, but these can all be adapted to your own timetable and interests, anywhere in China. A local English-speaking guide with a car and driver will meet you at your hotel, office, airport or railway station, and prices are based on 2 persons sharing.


The Great Wall and Ming Tombs - BJ01

Beijing day tour with China Holidays

Walk along one of the most dramatic sections of the Great Wall of China that snakes across the rugged mountain landscape. Also tread along the Sacred Road, the road to heaven, that leads to the Ming Tombs where the emperors are buried. After visiting the Cloisonne Factory enjoy famous Peking  Duck Dinner.

Imperial Beijing - BJ02

Full day tour in Beijing with China Holidays

From Tiananmen Square enter the Forbidden City, home to the Emperors for 500 years. Continue to Jingshan Park, the imperial gardens, and visit the magnificent red and gold Temple of Heaven that was built for the Emperor, the son of Heaven, to make sacrifices. Evening performance of the Kung Fu.

Half Day tour in Beijing - BJ03

Half day tour of Beijing with China Holidays

Half day tour to the Temple of Heaven with lunch included.

See "real" China -BJ04

Full day tour of Beijing with China Holidays

Half day Hutong Tour by rickshaw to see real life in China, followed by learning how to make dumplings and have lunch in a local family.

Old Beijing - BJ05


Half day tour to the Great Wall at Mutianyu with lunch.

Walk on the Great Wall of China- BJ06

Wlak on the Great Wall of China with China Holidays

Walk along the Great Wall of China between Jinshanling and Gubeikou. It takes around 5-6 hours and there are some steep uphill slopes and very uneven and rough ground, but the relative remoteness of the wall here, its wild scenery, makes for an exhilarating experience.

Step into the Past - BJ17

Houhai Lake with China Holidays

Enjoy the tranquil Houhai lake district, wander through the hutongs to see a fast-disappearing traditional way of life. Later visit Nanluoguxiang, an old fashioned street popular with local artists and drama students, and the Lama Temple where the Emperors’ eunuchs used to worship.

Ancient and Modern - BJ18

Day tour to 798 art street, China Holidays

Visit the magnificent red and gold Temple of Heaven before heading off-the-beaten track into an industrial suburb to Factory 798, a former electronics factory which nowadays houses contemporary art galleries and studios. Finish in Beihai Park.

To book one of these tours please call us on our business services direct line 020 7935 0055 or you can fill out our online booking form.

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