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Lama Temple (Yonghegong)
Lama Temple (Yonghegong)

Lama Temple (Yonghegong)

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The Lama Temple (Yonghegong), one of the most important Tibetan Buddhist temples outside Tibet, began as a palace for Emperor Yongzheng before he became the third emperor of the Qing Dynasty. Today, the resplendent temple, with its halls, courtyards, ponds, and bronze mandala, is a lamasery for some two dozen Tibetan monks.

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12 Yonghegong Dajie, south of the North Second Ring Rd, Beijing
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Beijing Historical Tour II including Summer Palace, Lama Temple & Panda Garden

Beijing Historical Tour II including Summer Palace, Lama Temple & Panda Garden

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Immerse yourself in the rich historical heritage of Beijing on a full-day tour of the city’s most spectacular sights. Visit the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Summer Palace and absorb the sacred ambiance of the Lama Temple (Yonghegong). Gain fascinating insight into the prosperous past and present of China’s capital from a knowledgeable guide and capture fantastic photographs of the city sights during each leisurely stop.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$55.00
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$55.00
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Beijing Lama Temple, Panda Garden and Ancient Altar Day Tour

Beijing Lama Temple, Panda Garden and Ancient Altar Day Tour

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See some of Beijing’s natural and historical highlights on a full-day excursion to the sacred Lama Temple. Accompanied by a knowledgeable guide, gain a fascinating insight into the rich history of one of the world’s most significant Tibetan Buddhist monasteries; admire the intricate architecture of the Lama Temple and then venture to a magnificent museum to delve into Chinese architecture and agriculture from ancient times. 
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$109.00
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$109.00
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Old Beijing - The Hutong's by E-Bike

Old Beijing - The Hutong's by E-Bike

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Do you want to have fun in Beijing and see its the Old Towns true beauty? Then riding an An eBike is without doubt the most exciting and eyeopening way to see Beijing! Do you want to learn about Beijing's History and Culture? We love to talk with all our guests and teach them in a fun and interactive way. Do you want some high quality photos to take away with you to remember your adventure? We provide free photography throughout our adventure for you to reminisce when you're back home. We live in the heart of Old Beijing and we know how to discover the best of Old Beijing, like a local. Together we will see many of the Hutongs, which are the heart of Old Beijing. We'll visit lots of the epic landmarks and most importantly, you'll have a lot of fun! Riding these back streets (Hutongs) of Old Beijing is an awesome experience, where you'll see some pretty interesting things and it's always a very unique experiences each and every time. We also offer private experiences upon request.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$62.40
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$62.40

Beijing Hutong Food and Beer Tour by Tuk Tuk

Beijing Hutong Food and Beer Tour by Tuk Tuk

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Eat your way around Beijing’s old ‘hutong’ alleyways and courtyards on a small-group tour. Explore by private tuk-tuk and enjoy several food stops at tucked-away restaurants and homes you wouldn’t find by yourself. Taste staples like Beijing wraps, flame-grilled meats, and noodles, learn about local cuisine over unlimited beers, and enjoy a stop at a local brewery. Come hungry: your tastings amount to dinner.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$84.27
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$84.27
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 2-Day Small-Group Tour of Beijing Highlights

2-Day Small-Group Tour of Beijing Highlights

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Spend two days taking in the highlights of Beijing with a group of no more than six travelers. Start in the city with a tour of monumental Tiananmen Square, the iconic Forbidden City, and then it's on to see the Great Wall of China at Mutianyu, walking along the ramparts of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed structure. Returning to Beijing, make a photo stop at the National Stadium (aka Bird's Nest, built for the 2008 Summer Olympics) then visit the Nanluoguxiang area. The next day, visit the Temple of Heaven enjoy a rickshaw ride through the old Hutong district, and conclude the tour at the Summer Palace.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$219.00
Price varies by group size
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$219.00
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3-Day Private Tour of Beijing UNESCO World Heritage Sites with Peking Duck+Show

3-Day Private Tour of Beijing UNESCO World Heritage Sites with Peking Duck+Show

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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. With a private guide to take care of the details, you can focus on exploring Beijing history, culture, wildlife, and cuisine, hassle-free. This three-day private tour includes all transport by private vehicle, meals and entrance fees per itinerary, and daily hotel transfers, and it’s the perfect way to experience Beijing at its most remarkable.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$508.00
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$508.00
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5 Days Private Beijing & Xian Tour by Overnight Train with hotel

5 Days Private Beijing & Xian Tour by Overnight Train with hotel

The 5 days private tour offers the chance to visit the most essence sites in the two cities: Forbidden City, Great Wall, Summer Palace, Temple of Heaven in Beijing; Terracotta Army, Big Wild Goose Pagoda, Shaanxi History Museum, and City Wall in Xian. The overnight train and 3 star hotels with breakfast are included in the tour.
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  • 5 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$906.00
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$906.00
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3-Day Private Tour of Incredible Beijing Highlights

3-Day Private Tour of Incredible Beijing Highlights

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Hit the incredible highlights of Beijing without the hassles of planning on this 3-Day door-to-door private tour. Check off Five of Beijing’s biggest attractions—Great Wall of China, Summer Palace, the Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Ming Tombs for a more. Stroll through historic Hutong alleys. Upgrade for a comprehensive package with private driver with car, toboggan, cable car, rickshaw and lunch.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$478.00
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$478.00
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All-Inclusive Private 3-Day Beijing Highlight Tour with Optional Evening Show

All-Inclusive Private 3-Day Beijing Highlight Tour with Optional Evening Show

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Perfect for first-time visitors, this in-depth, multi-day tour hits all the highlights of Beijing, from the Forbidden City to the Great Wall of China. Entrance fees, lunch, and private vehicle transfers are all included, so you’ll be free to focus on sightseeing. Head to the rugged, under-the-radar Mutianyu Great Wall, and opt to catch a live acrobatic show. You also enjoy a scenic rickshaw ride through Beijing’s traditional quarters.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$510.00
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$510.00
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2-Day Beijing Small Group Tour

2-Day Beijing Small Group Tour

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Take two days to experience the highlights of Beijing with a small-group and guide who shares the history of this vibrant city. On day one, begin with a tour of Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, and the Summer Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the largest existing imperial gardens. The second day, head out to walk along the Great Wall of China at Mutianyu, ascending to the ramparts on foot or via cable car. Round-trip transport via air-conditioned vehicle included.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$219.00
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$219.00
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2-Day Private Classic Beijing City Sightseeing Tour Package

2-Day Private Classic Beijing City Sightseeing Tour Package

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Discover the top sights around Beijing with a professional guide who shares the famous city’s history and highlights over two days. Tour the Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square, Temple of Heaven and the historic temples of Beijing on the first day. The next day, head out to the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall of China followed by time to enjoy the lush gardens of the Summer Palace. You’ll tour several UNESCO World Heritage Sites and get a glimpse of imperial China during this comprehensive tour.
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  • 2 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$368.00
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$368.00
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2-Day Private VIP Sightseeing Tour of Beijing City Highlights and Great Wall

2-Day Private VIP Sightseeing Tour of Beijing City Highlights and Great Wall

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Don’t compromise on style when exploring Beijing. Travel by Audi, BMW, Mercedes, or Buick and lunch at Lost Heaven and Bai Jia Da Yuan on this 2-day private sightseeing tour. Along the way, check off all the key Beijing highlights: the Forbidden City, the Summer Palace, the Temple of Heaven, the Lama Temple, Tiananmen Square, and the Great Wall at Mutianyu.
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  • 2 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$648.00
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$648.00
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Flexible Beijing City Tour with Chinese Ink and Brush Painting Class and Lunch

Flexible Beijing City Tour with Chinese Ink and Brush Painting Class and Lunch

See Beijing how you’d like to see it—with choices galore—during this 8 hours private tour that allows you to customize your own day’s itinerary and choose your own lunch, too. Explore the Tian'anmen square and Forbidden City, Lama Temple, Houhai lake area, Beihai Park, or see some of the unique food choices of Chinese Cuisine at the local Hutong allays. In additional, you will spend 1 hour in the personal studio at Nanxincang Culture and Leisure Street to learn the traditional Chinese Ink and Brush Painting with a master. Tour includes entrance fee, lunch and Beijing city hotel pick up.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$211.20
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$211.20
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Private Customized Beijing City Day Tour with Flexible Departure Time

Private Customized Beijing City Day Tour with Flexible Departure Time

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See Beijing on a private, chauffeured tour with a local guide. Make sure you get to all the sights and orient yourself to the city. Enjoy round trip transportation from your accommodation in a private vehicle. Relax on a full day excursion that showcases the diversity of Beijing, from the palaces and temples to gardens and markets. Customize the tour to your must-see locations.
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$118.00
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$118.00
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3-Day Private Beijing Sightseeing Tour with Peking Duck, Hot Pot plus Optional Show

3-Day Private Beijing Sightseeing Tour with Peking Duck, Hot Pot plus Optional Show

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If you’ve got limited time in China, the last thing you want to do is waste precious vacation time organizing transport and activities. Let a guide do the hard work for you on a private 3-day tour of Beijing, which covers highlights such as the Ming Tombs (Ming Shisan Ling), the Great Wall at Mutianyu, and Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang). All entrance fees, select meals, and daily hotel pickup and drop-off are included for added convenience.
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  • 3 days
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$512.00
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$512.00
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Private Customized Beijing Layover Tour of City Highlights

Private Customized Beijing Layover Tour of City Highlights

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Why waste time sitting around Beijing Airport on your next long layover when you can head straight out to the city to explore the sites. With this flexible private tour you can pick spots that interest you, depending on how much time you have, and your guide will prepare an itinerary just for you!
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  • 4 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$148.00
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$148.00
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Flexible(4-12 Hours) Private Beijing Downtown Layover Tour

Flexible(4-12 Hours) Private Beijing Downtown Layover Tour

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Make the most of your layover in Beijing. Your private guide takes you to discover the city in just 4 to 12 hours, depending on your needs. Meet your guide at the airport or in your hotel lobby; explore Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, and other sights on your list. Your guide makes sure you’re dropped off in time for your connecting flight.
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  • 4 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.00
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$85.00
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4-Hour Private Tour: Lama Temple, Confucius Temple, Guozijian Museum with Dim Sum

4-Hour Private Tour: Lama Temple, Confucius Temple, Guozijian Museum with Dim Sum

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Enjoy the intimacy of a private tour while seeing 2 of Beijing’s most iconic temples, Lama Temple and Confucius Temple. Your English speaking guide teaches you about architecture, beliefs and local heritage so you fully appreciate the significance of the temples. Schedule at your convenience with either a morning visit followed by a traditional dim sum lunch, or an afternoon visit followed by dinner.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$108.00
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$108.00
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Beijing Day Tour Hutong Rickshaw Tour, Lama Temple and Old City Tour

Beijing Day Tour Hutong Rickshaw Tour, Lama Temple and Old City Tour

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Beijing grew enormously in the 20th century, but many of its neighborhoods look largely as they did decades - or even hundreds of years - ago. Jump on a traditional Chinese rickshaw for a heritage-themed journey through the narrow hutongs and expansive courtyards of historic Beijing. Steal a glimpse into everyday life in Beijing over the past 600 years, and put some of the city's major historic attractions (like the Bell and Drum Towers and the Lama Temple) in context.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$39.67
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$39.67
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3-Day Beijing Hightlight Tour with Optional Peking Duck Dinner and Kungfu Show

3-Day Beijing Hightlight Tour with Optional Peking Duck Dinner and Kungfu Show

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Spend less time organizing and more time enjoying yourself on this private 3-day tour of Beijing, which provides a comprehensive introduction to China’s capital. As well as visiting Beijing highlights such as the Summer Palace (Yiheyuan), Temple of Heaven (Tian tan), and the Forbidden City (Imperial Palace), you’ll take a day trip to the Great Wall at Mutianyu and the Ming Tombs (Ming Shisan Ling). Upgrade to include a Peking duck dinner and tickets to a Kungfu or acrobatic show. Accommodation is not included.
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  • 3 days
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$560.00
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$560.00
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Private Hutong Culture Tour with Dumpling Cooking Class plus Cricket Fighting Game

Private Hutong Culture Tour with Dumpling Cooking Class plus Cricket Fighting Game

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Explore the centuries-old 'hutongs' of Beijing, including a rickshaw ride down the narrow alleys. Visit temples and get a bird's-eye view from atop the Drum Tower. Other highlights on this private tour include learning to make dumplings, watching cricket fighting, and eating authentic food with a local family.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$188.00
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$188.00
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Private Beijing 3-Day Tour

Private Beijing 3-Day Tour

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Hit the highlights of Beijing without the hassles of planning on this multi-day private sightseeing trip. Customize your own itinerary: choose between ten different destinations, from the Giant Pandas at Beijing Zoo to centuries-old royal mausoleums at Ming Tombs. You’ll also cover classic standbys like the Forbidden City and the Mutianyu Great Wall, which you can experience by toboggan or chair-lift ride.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$530.00
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$530.00
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Lama Temple, Old Drum Tower, Beihai Park, Hutong Rickshaw with Dumpling Making

Lama Temple, Old Drum Tower, Beihai Park, Hutong Rickshaw with Dumpling Making

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Visit a number of Beijing highlights, all found within the Second Ring Road, without any of the hassles of public transport or drudgery of an impersonal bus tour. On this private, full-day tour, explore the colorful Lama Temple in Dongcheng, get imposing photos of Beijing’s central Drum Tower, and walk around the lush grounds of Beihai Park, on the edge of Qianhai Lake. Cap off the day by learning how to make dumplings in an intimate cooking lesson held in an inner-city hutong.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$148.77
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$148.77
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Half Day Lama Temple, Confucius Temple Tour with King’s Joy Vegetarian Lunch

Half Day Lama Temple, Confucius Temple Tour with King’s Joy Vegetarian Lunch

Enjoy the intimacy of a private tour guide companion, learn wise words of Confucius, and get to know the ancient examination system in Chinese history, be amazed at the huge Buddha in the Lama Temple, savor luscious vegetarian meal at well-known King’s Joy, appreciate atmospheric scenery, cradled by the sweet melody of an angel’s harp.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$316.20
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$316.20
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Currently, an entrance ticket to Lama Temple (Yonghegong) costs USD 5.34. Guided Lama Temple (Yonghegong) tours start around USD 5.34 per person. See all 230 Lama Temple (Yonghegong) tickets and tours on Viator.