Tianjin is one the four directly-controlled municipalities in China. It is situated in the North China Plain, near to Beijing, facing to Bohai Sea on the east. Due to the special location, Tianjin is often the stop of some cruises. Most tourists from cruises start their China tour from Tianjin or ends at Tianjin. A Tianjin tour often includes Shi Courtyard，Eastern Qing Tombs, Tianhou Palace, ect. As a transit city, Tianjin tour is often connected with Beijing tour.