City: Beijing Activity: Great Wall at Badaling and Summer Palace
Description: Take this private tour and visit Badaling Great Wall. Plus enjoy lunch and a visit to the Summer Palace on this full day tour.
Details: After being picked up from your hotel, take a one hour drive to get to the Great Wall at Badaling. Badaling section is the most famous and best-preserved wall. Its highest point at Badaling is some 800 meters above sea level. A pulley car is available for those who prefer not to make the climb (must be paid for on the spot). After discovering this world famous sight, you will have 45 minutes to have a short visit to a Jade Carving Factory. The jade carving is a famous Chinese product, a blend of excellent carving skill and Chinese traditional cultures. You will then have a traditional Chinese lunch. After lunch, we will drive for approximately 1 1/2 hours to the Summer Palace. It is the best-preserved imperial garden in the world that boasts centralized architectural masterpieces. After the visit to the Summer Palace, you will be taken back to your hotel.