Enjoy an insightful investigation of one of the great modern cities in the world with a culture-packed city tour of China’s capital. Grasp the chance to explore the bustling metropolis with our expert guide who’ll show you the knooks and crannies of the ancient city.
You’ll visit three of the most iconic and majestic attractions in the country, the fabulous Forbidden City, the spectacular Summer Palace and also spend time at a lesser-seen section of The Great Wall of China – possibly the World’s most famous man-made structure.
At The Great Wall you’ll spend time at the Mutianyu section, visiting early in the morning when the section is at its quietist and the sunlight is at its most flattering, illuminating the wall from the east and casting light across the plains the wall was built to protect.
As well as soaking up the unmissable aspects of Beijing’s tourist attactions, you’ll also be shown the insider lesser-known elements of the mega metropolis, including ’798’ – an art district renowned as ’the’ place for Chinese artists and fashion designers to express themselves.