Duration: 3 Days
Highlights: Mutianyu Great Wall, Terra-cotta Warrior and Horses, Xian City Wall, Big Wild Goose Pagoda, Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City
Start/ End: Tianjin Port/ Tianjin Port
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Tour Category: Xian Shore Excursions
Day 1:Tianjin Port to Beijing (L)
The guide will pick you at the port, then drive you to Beijing, the heart of China. Today’s tour will start by visiting the Mutianyu Great Wall. Mutianyu is one of the most magnificent and precipitous sections of the Great Wall. You can use a cable car to go up & down in a relaxing way to explore the Mitantianyu Great Wall. You will be transferred to the hotel.
Day 2: Beijing – Xian Exploration (B, L)
After breakfast, the guide will pick you up and transfer to airport and take the flight to Xian. Upon arrival, you will be greeted by our guide and driver at Xian airport. Take a visit to the Terracotta Warrior and Horses, one of the greatest archaeological discoveries ever made. These over 8,000 life-size figures of painted terracotta warriors and horses were interred in the mausoleum of the first emperor of China–and each figure is individually carved.
After lunch, we move on to downtown Xian to visit the City Wall, which is the top highlighted attraction of Xian. It’s also one of the largest ancient military defensive systems in the world; and visit the Big Wild Goose Pagoda which is a square pyramidal, concise, and magnificent and the symbol of the ancient Xian. It’s built to collect and preserve the Buddhist Scriptures which brought all the way from India by Monk Xuanzang. Then, we will transfer to Xian airport for flight to Beijing.
Day 3: Beijing to Tianjin Port (B, L)
After breakfast, your tour guide will pick you up, then drive to Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City.
Tiananmen Square, one of the must see attractions in Beijing, covers an area of 49 hectares (122 acres) and big enough to hold half a million people. Being the site of the myriad of major events in Chinese history, Tiananmen Square has important significance to be a cultural symbol. Forbidden City’s home to 24 emperors over half a millennium which from 1420 to 1923. It is protected by high walls and a moat on all four sides and consists of dozens of halls and courtyards.
The last highlight of your excursion is the scenic site of the Temple of Heaven. It’s the grandest cult architecture complex in the world and also a masterpiece of the Chinese people created in ancient times. After lunch, the guide will transfer you back to Tianjin Port.