- Mobile Voucher Accepted
- Hotel pickup Available
- Free Cancellation
- Instant Confirmation
- Lowest Price Guaranteed
- Duration: 9 Hrs
Departure Time :
Departure Details :
Your centrally located hotel in Beijing (within the 4th ring road)
Return Details :
Returns to original departure point
Cancellation Policy : For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.
OverviewHire a driver and private vehicle to explore the famous Imperial Summer Palace of Mountain Resort and its Outlying Temples in Chengde. This is the perfect choice for all those customers who want to a have self-guided tour to the attraction with their own pace. With the assistance of your professional and friendly driver, navigate the roads of Beijing comfortably.If you wish to have a friendly private guide to show you the way, explain the histories and stories, you also can book a guide and transfer service option upon booking.There is no factory and shopping stops during the tour.
Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
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Your friendly driver will meet you in your hotels lobby, then drive 2.5 to 3 hours to Chengde. On the way you will enjoy beautiful mountain and nature scenery as well as Jinshanling Great Wall,you can tell the driver to stop for photos at a service center.
A brief information about the Imperial Summer Palace of Mountain Resort: It's located in Hebei Province, was built between 1703 and 1792. It is a vast complex of palaces and administrative and ceremonial buildings. Temples of various architectural styles and imperial gardens blend harmoniously into a landscape of lakes, pastureland and forests. In addition to its aesthetic interest, the Imperial Summer Palace of Mountain Resort is a rare historic vestige of the final development of feudal society in China.
Chengde is a classic masterpiece of Chinese palace architecture, gardening art and religious architecture.The landscape of the Mountain Resort is designed following the topography of natural hills and water. As an outstanding example of Chinese natural landscape gardens and palaces, it inherits and carries forward Chinas imperial gardening tradition. By integrating elements of Han, Mongolian and Tibetan architectural art and culture the Outlying Temples crystallize the achievements of cultural exchanges and integration among different ethnic groups in the course of development of Chinese architecture.
During the tour you will visit the Chengde Imperial Summer Palace of Mountain Resort, visit one or two temples at your choice. If you want to stop for lunch, please feel free to discuss with your driver, he will help you to choose the local restaurant with local price (own expense).Of course, you can add-on a friendly guide serviceupon booking, your guide will explore the palace with you, tell the histories and stories along the way,take photos or assist you to watch your kids for you during the day.
After three hours of independent sightseeing around Mountain resort area, your private driver will drop you off back at your hotel.
The Tour operator cannot guarantee an English-speaking driver. Due to their availability, you may have a Chinese speaking driver, but they know exactly where to pick you up and where to drop you off. Guest can use their phone to call our translator if need during the ride.
Transport by private vehicle
Hotel pickup and drop-off (for hotels within the 4th ring road in Beijing)
Private guide service if related tour option is selected
Food and drinks
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
Please wear comfortable shoes
If need an English speaking driver, please make this request upon booking. Otherwise, you may have a Chinese speaking driver for the service who also knows exactly where to take you. You will be offered a local phone to use to speak the English operator anytime on the road