Beijing Layover Tour Of Summer Palace And Olympic Sites

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 7 Hrs
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  • Departure Time :
    , Confirm time with the local provider in advance of your experience., Beijing Layover Tour of Summer Palace and Olympic Sites, 11/1/2017 - 3/25/2024Monday - Sunday : 08:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Beijing Capital International Airport, Shunyi District, Beijing, China
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pickup from Beijing Capital International Airport, please provide your arrival and departure fli.. read more
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


While having a layover in Beijing, hop off the plane and take a quick tour of the must-see sights in the capital city. This is an exclusively customized tour for layover time of approx. 8 - 10 hours. With comfortable round trip airport transfer, follow a local guide to explore the royal park of Summer Palace and admire the Bird's Nest and Water Cube.

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Local friendly tour guide and experienced driver will pick you up from Beijing Capital International Airport based on your given flight details. The guide will hold a sign with your name written on while waiting at the customers exit, you can easily find your dedicated tour guide.

Upon meeting on the spot, drive straight from Beijing Airport to Beijing city (Approx. 1 hour driving). Tour guide will accompany you to explore the royal park of Summer Palace. This most luxurious royal garden was originally built for royal families to rest and entertain, and later became the main residence of royal members in the end of the Qing Dynasty. Listen to your guides live commentary of the royal history and enjoy the stunning landscapes.

Later, proceed to the National stadium, here you will have an outside visit of Bird's Nest and Water Cube, both were designed as the main stadium of 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, and now the center of international or domestic sports competition and recreation activities. Afterwards, drive back Beijing Capital Airport to catch your flight, and your memorable layover tour concludes here.


Private transportation

Licensed professional driver

English-speaking tour guide

Bottled water

Fuel surcharge and tax

Airport pickup & drop-off

Entrance ticket fees

Entry/Admission - Niaochao National Stadium

Entry/Admission - Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)


Any meal


Additional Info

Not wheelchair accessible

A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

Tour guide will hold a sign with your name and wait for you at the exit

It usually takes more than an hour to exit the airport and go through customs

Basically you are required to be back to the airport 2-3 hours prior to your departing flight

Please make sure you have enough layover time to take the tour, basically around 8-10 hours

Most travelers can participate

Face masks required for travelers in public areas

Face masks required for guides in public areas

A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Confirmation will be received at time of booking