24 Hours Hotline: +86 137-3541-1378

Email:

Your Location: Home > Beijing Private Tours > In-Depth Beijing Day Trips & Vacation Packages > One Day Old Culture & Modern Beijing City Tour

One Day Old Culture & Modern Beijing City Tour

From $85 per person
One Day Old Culture & Modern Beijing City Tour

Tour Style:
Take one day old culture & modern Beijing city tour will let you know the Beijing's past and future. Travel with our experienced tour guide to learn about the old Beijing culture and know about the future of Beijing city, includes visiting the Hutong where the old locals living, get overview of the Modren part of Beijing.

Duration: 6-8 hours

Attractions(Cities):
Beijing Hutong, 798 Art Zone, Central Radio & TV Tower,Chaoyang Park

Pick-up point:
Your hotel in Beijing, train station or Airport

Finishing point:
Your hotel in Beijing, train station or Airport

Tour Customizable:
Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry)

Payment Types:
Cash, Wire, Paypal, WesternUnion, Wechat, Alipay, Bank Transfer

Available: Daily

Tour Itinerary

  • Place&Transport: Beijing
  • Today's Activities: Beijing Hutong, 798 Art Zone, Water Cube, Bird's Nest
  • Accommodation: N/A
  • Meal: N/A

Pick-up service is arranged at your Beijing downtown hotel or Beijing train station. Look for the welcome sign that reads "Your Way Holiday." Our professional guide will greet you and provide personalized service throughout the tour, ensuring a smooth and enjoyable experience. The guide will offer insightful commentary, share historical and cultural knowledge, and answer any questions you may have. They will assist with any special requests, making sure your visit is comfortable and memorable. The tour includes the following activities:

Beijing Your Way Holiday

Begin your day with a visit to Beijing's historic Hutongs, narrow alleys lined with traditional courtyard homes. Your guide will lead you through these ancient neighborhoods, sharing stories of their origins dating back to the Yuan Dynasty. Experience a rickshaw ride through the labyrinthine streets, offering a glimpse into everyday life and the preservation efforts underway. Visit a local family in their traditional courtyard home, where you'll learn about their daily routines and the cultural significance of these historic dwellings.

HutongHutong

After that, enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant recommended by your guide. Indulge in Beijing's renowned cuisine, with specialties such as Peking duck and dumplings, expertly chosen to showcase the region's rich culinary heritage. Your guide will provide insights into the flavors, ingredients, and culinary traditions unique to Beijing, enhancing your dining experience with cultural anecdotes and recommendations. This culinary journey will not only satisfy your taste buds but also deepen your understanding of Beijing's gastronomic delights.

Beijing duckOld Beijing fried sauce noodles

After lunch, explore the 798 Art Zone, a vibrant enclave of contemporary art galleries and studios set within a former industrial complex. Your guide will introduce you to the district's history, once a hub for Beijing's avant-garde art movement. Discover diverse exhibitions showcasing Chinese and international artists, with your guide providing context on the artworks' themes and significance. Visit iconic galleries like the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art (UCCA) and the Pace Gallery, gaining insight into Beijing's evolving art scene.

798 Art Zone798 Art Zone

Continue to the Central Radio & TV Tower, one of Beijing's most iconic landmarks. Standing at 405 meters, this impressive structure offers breathtaking panoramic views of the city. Your guide will share fascinating stories about the tower's construction and its significance in China's broadcasting history. Take the high-speed elevator to the observation deck, where you can capture stunning photos of Beijing's skyline and its famous landmarks. Enjoy the unique perspective from the revolving restaurant, which offers a 360-degree view of the city as you dine on a delicious meal. This visit combines architectural marvels with an unforgettable dining experience, providing a memorable highlight to your Beijing tour.

Central Radio & TV TowerCentral Radio & TV Tower

After the tour concludes at Blue Harbor and Chaoyang Park, our team will arrange transportation to either take you back to your hotel in Beijing or drop you off at the Beijing train station, based on your preference. Before you leave, enjoy a serene kayaking experience at sunset, gliding across the calm waters and soaking in the breathtaking views. As you paddle, admire the stunning beauty of Beihu Bridge and Guanlan Bridge, which become even more enchanting under the golden hues of the setting sun. Our knowledgeable guide will ensure that your journey is comfortable and informative, providing insights into the vibrant atmosphere and cultural significance of these popular areas. The guide will be available to assist with any additional inquiries or recommendations you may have, ensuring a seamless and convenient end to your day of exploration in these dynamic parts of Beijing.

Chaoyang ParkChaoyang Park

Optional Activities

In order to make sure you see more of the grand capital of Beijing than just the normal sightseeing places, we've concocted a selection of various unique and interesting optional activities for you, including the local life experience, cultural performances, Chinese art leaning and more. You will definitely get a deep understanding of Beijing through these activities, you can choose the following optional activities according to your interests.

Acrobatics Performance - Witness the Magic of Chinese Acrobatics

Enjoy an evening of mesmerizing acrobatics at ChaoYang Theater, where your family can marvel at the incredible feats of strength, agility, and precision displayed by talented performers. From gravity-defying stunts to graceful contortions, this dynamic showcase of Chinese acrobatics will leave you in awe. Sit back and enjoy the spectacle as acrobats balance on towering poles, spin delicate plates, and execute breathtaking aerial maneuvers. With each breathtaking act, your family will be transported to a world of wonder and amazement, experiencing the magic of Chinese acrobatics firsthand.

Chinese AcrobaticsChinese Acrobatics

Authentic Peking Duck Dinner 

Indulge in one of Beijing's most iconic culinary delights with a mouthwatering dinner featuring the renowned Beijing roast duck. Savor the succulent and crispy skin of the perfectly roasted duck, expertly carved and served with thin pancakes, spring onions, cucumber, and hoisin sauce. Let the rich flavors tantalize your taste buds as you enjoy this gastronomic masterpiece, accompanied by an array of traditional side dishes and condiments. Our knowledgeable guide, well-versed in local cuisine, will lead you to a top-rated restaurant renowned for its authentic Beijing roast duck, ensuring an unforgettable dining experience. Embark on a culinary journey through Beijing's culinary heritage, where every bite tells a story of centuries-old tradition and culinary craftsmanship.

pekingduckPeking Duck

Local Morning Exercise at Tiantan Park   

It is not easy to get up early for most of travelers, but it's worth to join a local morning exercise at Tiantan Park. One of the more authentic local experiences you can find in Beijing is to wake up early in the morning, around 5am or 6am, and head to one of the local parks to watch the morning exercise. Tiantan Park is the most famous for its morning activities.

Beijing Morning ExceriseMorning Excerise in Beijing

Beijing Hutong Breakfast Experience    

Wake up early and join us for a local breakfast instead of eating in your hotel, we sample the most authentic and delicious breakfast hiding in plain sight once you get off the crowded roads and into the backstreets. The meandering hutong alleyways bustle with local neighborhood life and delicious food, especially in the morning.

Hutong BreakfastBeijing Breakfast


Hutong Home Visiting & Rickshaw Experience  

If you are interested in China’s culture and local Beijinger’s life style, you could come to Hutong area. We will arrange home visiting for you where you can learn about the local Beijing lifestyle. In Hutong area you could still see what the old Beijing looks like. You maybe like to walk with dogs in your country, but in Beijing, the local Beijingers like to walk with birds. What's more, a trip through the Hutongs gave you a glimpse of Chinese traditional life, one of the most fun ways to see this is with a rickshaw ride.

Beijing HutongBeijing hutong

Flag-rasing Ceremony Wacthing at Tiananmen Sqaure   

Get up early to watch the flag-rasing ceremony live at Tian'anmen Square is a dream shared by most Chinese, it’s worth watching. Chinese people gather around liking making a pilgrimage to watch the five-star red flag rises with the Sun at the same time and to express their love of country. You’ll be touch by the sacred atmosphere. The ceremony lasts around 3 minutes but is hugely popular.

111Flag Rising

From $85 per person
Free Inquiry

Price Per Person in US Dollars

Price Includes

1. Cozy Ride: Enjoy the comfort and spaciousness of our air-conditioned car, offering scenic views.
2. Bilingual Expert Guide: Benefit from a personalized experience with a guide fluent in your language, catering to your needs.
3. Entrance Fees: Access to all attractions and activities mentioned in the itinerary.
4. Seamless Transfer: Enhance your experience with convenient hotel or train station pickup and drop-off service.
5. Connect Seamlessly: Stay connected with complimentary onboard WiFi, allowing you to share your experiences in real-time.
6. Complimentary Water: Receive a bottle of water for each person.


Price Excludes

1. Personal Expenses: This includes phone bills, laundry, additional tours, postage, and any entertainment fees not covered in the itinerary.
2. Meals: While meals are not included, our guide will recommend the best local food spots, giving you the chance to explore and choose based on your preferences. (Average cost per person for a regular meal at local eateries: 40RMB/6USD-80RMB/12USD)
3. Tips: Tips are not mandatory but are recommended for excellent service. If you feel satisfied with the service, you may consider leaving a tip.
4. Insurance: Insurance coverage for personal loss, illness, or damages incurred during your trip is not included.
5. Optional Activities: Any optional activities listed in the itinerary are not covered by the tour fees.


Questions & Answers or Review
* Full Name
* E-mail
* Title of your review
* Your review
 

The following Beijing Private Tours may also interest you!

Duration:7 - 8 hours

Attractions(Cities):Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace

Tour Style:Immerse yourself in the Historic city of Beijing during a full-day tour of the city’s most significant historical sites: Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Tian’anmen Square and the Summer Palace. The four sightseeing spots provide great insight into the palace life and the imperial court ceremonials of more than 600 years ago. Convenient round-trip transportation from your Beijing hotel/Airport/Train station is included. It is an ideal trip during your stort stay in Beijing!

View Details
From $79 p/p

Duration:2 Days, 1 Night

Attractions(Cities):Temple of Heaven, Forbidden City, Tian'anmen Square, Mutianyu Great Wall, Summer Palace, Nanluoguxiang Hutong, Optional activities: Legend of Kung Fu Show; Peking duck Dinner

Tour Style:Join an expert guide for a private tour of Beijing’s most fascinating destinations and UNESCO Sites, from the Forbidden City to the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall of China. Take the stress out of planning transport by having hotel/Airport/Train station pickup and drop-off included. Flexible tour with a choice to enjoy an evening show or eat an authentic Chinese delicacy – Peking duck to enhance the tour experience.

View Details
From $195 p/p

Duration:3 Day 2 Night

Attractions(Cities):Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Haven, Jingshan park(Panorama of Forbidden City + sunset), Summer Palace, Kunming Lake Boat Ride, Nanluoguxiang Hutong, Mutianyu Great Wall,Bird's Nest, Water Cube

Tour Style:Discover the wonders of Beijing on our 3-Day Classic Beijing Highlights Tour, curated for first-time visitors. Language barriers vanish with expert guides, while private car transfers ensure a seamless exploration of the city's iconic sites.

View Details
From $278 p/p

Duration:6-8 hours

Attractions(Cities):Morning market, Beihai park, Nanluoguxiang Hutong, Jingshan park

Tour Style:Embark on an exclusive journey through Beijing's renowned attractions with our private tour, designed to provide an intimate exploration of the city's highlights. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of Nanluoguxiang Hutongs, where you can leisurely stroll or opt for a charming rickshaw ride (optional). Discover the warmth of local families, savor an authentic Beijing lunch, and engage in the rich tapestry of Beijing's folk arts.Convenient round-trip transportation from your Beijing hotel/Airport/Train station is included.

View Details
From $80 p/p

Duration:5 Days, 4 Night

Attractions(Cities):Mutianyu Great Wall, Bird's Nest, Water Cube,Qianmen Street, Morning market, Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square, Jingshan park (overlooking the Forbidden City & sunset), Temple of Heaven, Nanluoguxiang Huton, Facial Makeup Painting, 798 Art Zone

Tour Style:The overall style of the itinerary embodies an immersive journey through Beijing's imperial history and rich cultural tapestry. Each day offers a blend of iconic sightseeing experiences, such as exploring historic landmarks like the Great Wall and the Forbidden City, with opportunities for cultural immersion, including traditional activities like kite flying, Tai Chi, and hutong exploration. The itinerary strikes a balance between historical exploration and authentic cultural encounters, providing travelers with a comprehensive and enriching experience of Beijing's vibrant heritage.

View Details
From $186 p/p

Live Chat

Share to
Your Idea of Your Trip
Adults:
(>11 years old)
Children:
(2 - 11 years old)
Babies:
(< 2 years old)
Date of trip
Hotel Class
Any specific requests/interests?
Contact Information

(Your Privacy is Protected)

Full Name: *
E-mail: *
Your Age: *
Nationality: *
Online Chat ID: *
Leave your online Chat ID here. We will get in touch with you within 10 minutes.
Submit
TOUR BOOKING:Tour Name
Adults:
>11 years old
Children:
2 - 11 years old
Babies:
< 2 years old
Date of trip
Hotel Class:
 
Your Privacy is Protected.
* Full Name:
* E-mail:
* Your Age:
* Nationality:
* Online Chat ID:

Leave your online Chat ID here. We will get in touch with you within 10 minutes.

Note:
Submit Cancel

Tailor-Made

1 to 1 tailor-made service from our professional travel advisors for the most sophisticated

Authentic

Constantly excellent reviews for attraction, hotel and service Competitive price

Value Guarantee

Local experts provide quality tours Best selected knowledgeable local guides Authentic local restaurants

Stress-free Guaranteed

7*24 hours available to create you a worry-free tour. No Hidden Fees and absolutely no pressure to buy. Secured

Who choose us

Copyright © 2017 Chinabeijingprivatetour.com All rights reserved.  浙ICP备18056007号-2

WhatsApp
Wechat
Skype
To Top