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Beijing Small-Group Tour: Summer Palace and Ming Tombs with Lunch

Beijing, Northern China, China

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8 hours
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Starts From
US$128.43 US$ 136.00
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Adult(s) x (Age 4 To 90)
Infant(s) x (Age 0 To 3)
At least one participants should be selected.

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  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Lunch included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Small-group tour


In the morning around 8am, your tour guide will meet you at your hotel lobby in Beijing.
Take a one-hour drive to Dingling underground palace at the Ming Tombs. On the way your guide will provide you some information about the Ming Dynasty, their fascinating culture, life and people. Dingling Tomb, the final resting place of the 13th Emperor Zhu Yijun who is known as the Wanli Emperor, is the only imperial tomb that has been excavated. Walk around in this amazing place, try to feel the history behind.
Then, you will head to the Summer Palace, while on the way there, you will have an authentic Chinese lunch in a local restaurant.
Sample dishes:
Gongbao Chicken
Local mushroom and pork
Vegetable dishes
Muxu pork 
Sweet and Sour pork/chicken
Egg or soy sauce fried rice
Spicy beans
After lunch, continue to visit the Summer Palace. During the 40 minutes drive, your English speaking guide will give you another detailed explanation of the imperial palace.
In this beautiful place, you will visit the most important buildings and gardens:
The Hall of Benevolence and Longevity
The Kunming Lake
The Longevity Mountain
The Hall of Jade Ripples
The Hall of Happiness and Longevity  
The Long Corridor 
The Marble Boat
Followed by your informative English speaking guide, you will spend 1.5-2 hours inside the Summer Palace. 
After a great day of essential Beijing, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Beijing.


  • Hotel pickup and drop-off at hotels within the 4th Ring Road
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Professional guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Entrance Fee
  • Entry/Admission - Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
  • Entry/Admission - Ming Tombs (Ming Shishan Ling)
  • Entry/Admission - Dingling Underground Palace
  • Entry/Admission - Qingyan Stone Boat
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities
Additional Info:
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

Meeting Point

Pickups from hotels within the 4th Ring Road
Departure Time:
8:00 AM
Departure Comments:

Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.

Return Details:
Returns to original departure point
  • Beijing Small-Group Tour: Summer Palace and Ming Tombs with Lunch


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