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The Great Wall, Ming Tomb, Summer Palace

"The Great Wall of China"

Away from the large crowds, delve in to a once in a lifetime experience

One of the greatest wonders of the world, the Great Wall expands from the east to the west of China. The longest wall in the entire world is a breath-taking conquest in ancient defence fortification, and its architectural magnificence will leave you awe-struck, while intrigued by its historical significance.

Beyond the large crowds and long queues, your local tour guide will lead you to discover the greatest historical symbol of China. From a distance, the astounding steppes opens up to expose the breath-taking and colossal fortress, a wonder to behold, the Great Wall in all its majesty. After you have explored a section of the Great Wall, and marvelled at the incredible views spreading across the distance, you and your guide will continue to the Ming Tombs to walk amid the Great Emperors of China, through the sacred path that will lead you explore either the Chang or Ding tombs.

The final stop on route takes you to the royal residence of the Qing Dynasty, the Yiheyuan ancient imperial fortress, Summer Palace. Feel as though you are am emperor as you explore the royal gardens, where you will revel at the vast landscapes, hills and magnificent lakes. Before your tour concludes, unearth the history of ancient China, and savour the delightful flavours of authentic Chinese cuisine, after which your tour guide will accompany you back to your accommodation.

Excursion details

Location: China, Beijing

Category: Culture and History

Duration: 9 hours

Restrictions: Must be physically fit due to the amount of walking involved.

Guides available: English - German - Spanish - Italian - French - Japanese - Other languages are available though there maybe a price variation.
Price per person 1 PAX 2-3 PAX 4-5 PAX 6-9 PAX
GBP £246.00 £149.00 £119.00 £91.00
EUR €289.00 €175.00 €140.00 €107.00
USD $307.00 $185.00 $148.00 $114.00

Price notes: Includes a local guide and any entrance or other fees. Meals and transfers included only where stated. For groups of more than 10 people, price will be provided on application.

Duration of the excursion is approximate and may vary according to local conditions.