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Half Day in Beijing: Summer Palace and Boat Riding on Kunming Lake

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    Stop At: Summer Palace (Yiheyuan), No.19 Xinjian Gongmen Road, Haidian District, Beijing 100080 China

    Choice of morning or afternoon departure. Please indicated your preferred starting time while booking. With pick up from your Beijing downtown hotel at either 8:30 am or 1:30 pm, local professional tour guide will escort you to start the half-day Royal Park Exploration.

    Upon arrival in the Summer Palace - the largest and most well-preserved royal park in China, follow your guide to explore this luxurious royal garden built for royal families to rest and entertain, and It later became the main residence of royal members in the end of the Qing Dynasty.

    Composed mainly of Longevity Hill (Wanshou Shan) and Kunming Lake, Summer Palace radiates fully the natural beauty and the grandeur of royal gardens. The guide will accompany you to visit the lakeside pavilion of Marble Boat, the richly painted Long Corridor, take a boat riding on the Kunming Lake, and give you live commentary of the royal history.

    After around 2.5 hours sightseeing, return to your hotel and bid farewell to your guide to conclude the half day trip.

    Duration: 4 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Beijing, Beijing

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pickup from centrally located Beijing hotels within the 4th ring road, drop-off at the original departure point. Please provide detailed hotel information while booking.
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Licensed professional driver
    • English-speaking tour guide
    • Bottled water
    • Fuel surcharge and tax
    • Hotel pickup & drop-off
    • Entrance ticket fees
    • Entry/Admission - Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Cruise might be not available due to poor weather or in winter
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    • Duration: 4h
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    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English
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