Start point: your hotel Finish Point: the Lama temple station(subway Line 5) Way of transfer (your hotel - start point): taxi ( pay by our tour guide for the hotel within 3rd ring road of Beijing, maximum 30RMB per car single way ) Cycling length: 15 km in total Duration: 08:00 a.m. - 05:00 p.m. (including sightseeing time) Best time: May to Nov 15
♦ Route Feature
♦ Environmental-friendly ♦ No traffic jam ♦ Different way to hutong ♦ Being a Beijinger to enjoy the real Beijing
Beijing Biking ♦ Itinerary
In the morning, take a taxi by yourself from your hotel to the cycling starting point (your tour guide will tell you the exact place at least one day before the tour).
【Scenic Spots in Route】 National Gallery --> Former Site of Beijing University --> City Wall Relics Park --> Forbidden City (not enter inside, cycling along the moat) --> Jingshan Park --> Beihai Park --> Yandaixiejie Hutong -->Nanluoguxiang Alley --> Former Residence of Song Qingling --> Prince Gong’s Garden --> Bell Tower --> Drum Tower --> Hutong area in Old City (Rickshaw Tour to Hutong ) --> Lama Temple --> Chengxian Street --> Confucius Temple --> Guozijian Note: all the entrance tickets fees are not included in the quotation. Keep flexibility itinerary for you to choose when in the practical situation.
Beijing Biking Route
♦ National Gallery - One of the largest art museums in China ♦ Beijing University - the first established modern national university of China, founded as the "Imperial University of Peking" in 1898 as a replacement of the ancient Guozijian.
♦ Forbidden City - the existing China's largest and most complete ancient building.
♦ Jingshan Park- you can have an overlook on the panoramic view of the Forbidden City.
♦ Prince Gong's Mansion - honored as "Pearl on Shicha Lake" ♦ Nanluoguxiang - a hot spot in many fashion magazines and many TV shows for location shooting, many foreign visitors in Beijing ♦ Hutong - the living fossil of Beijing
About lunch in today: because cycling tour is not as fixed sightseeing tour, quotation not includes lunch today. Where to eat and what to eat will based on the practical situation. Our tour guide will help you to find out a fantastic restaurant.
Recommended restaurants: No. 7 Courtyard (Nanluoguxiang), Restaurant Bei Ping (Drum Tower Area), Dawanju Restaurant (Temple of Heaven Area)
Notes 1.The bikes for your cycling tour are the Beijing public bikes. It is easy to be kept when you visit attractions. 2.Client no need to pay the deposit of the bike. But if the bike is lost or broken when using, the compensation of a bike is CNY 400 (around USD 66). 3.The taxi fee for your hotel and start point is based on hotels within Beijing 2nd Ring Road. Distance exceeded will be paid by yourself. 4.Tour guide is at service from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Overworking will be extra charged. CNY 50 per hour. 5.The group is more than 6 persons, we can arrange transferring service. 6.Clients in this tour should be 18-year-old or above.
Prices(per person in US$)
≥ 10 Persons
★ Private transfer between hotel and attractions ★ English speaking guide service ★ Entrance fee to attractions listed in the itinerary ★ Meals as itinerary specifies
★ International and domestic airfare or train fare ★ Visa fee ★ Hotel accommodation ★ Tips for guides, escort, drives, bellman, etc. ★ Personal expenses ★ Optional tours, meals, activities and services ★ Travel Insurance
★ Prices are valid from Mar 1, 2016 to Feb 28, 2017, except Chinese public holidays, local fairs or events. ★ TCT reserves the right to adjust the price caused by exchange rate ★ Special requirements should be advised to TCT in advance. ★ TCT reserves the right of final explanation for any change due to the reasons beyond our control.