Beijing Visa-Free 3 Days Coach Trips

Beijing Drum Tower is located at center of Beijing, is surrounded by the famous Beijing hutong, is the best place to enjoy the hutongs.

Visa-Free: 3 Full Day Bus Trips to Beijing (without hotel)

Price From: US$ 80 (512 CNY)

Badaling Great WallDay 1: Beijing (L)
1. Pick you up from your hotel, and then drive to the Ming Tomb to visit Changling and sightseeing on the Ming Tombs for about 1 hour in this 3 Days Visa Free Tour. Before lunch, you will have 45 minutes for a short visit of Jade Carving Factory.
- Ming Tombs: Buried 13 emperors of Ming Dynasty, it is the largest clusters of imperial cemeteries in China.
- Changling: The tomb of Emperor Chengzu and his empress, is the largest and most magnificent one of Ming Tombs.
2. After lunch, drive to the Badaling Great Wall to visit it in 2 hours.
- Badaling Great Wall: The most famous and best-preserved section of the Great Wall.
3. On the way to your hotels, we will drive by “the Bird’s Nest, water cube” to take pictures in coach. After that, you will have a chance to enjoy the Chinese traditional Silk arts. After this visa free coach tour, transfer back to your hotel.

Forbidden CityDay 2: Beijing (L)
1. Pick up travelers of Visa Free Bus Trip from hotel, and then drive to the Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City (including the Exhibition of Treasures).
- Tiananmen Square: The largest public square in the world with a total area of 440,000 square meters.
- Forbidden City: The best preserved imperial palace in China and the largest ancient palatial structure in the world.
2. Drive to the Temple of Heaven. On the way, you will have a chance to visit the Chinese traditional medicine culture.
- Temple of Heaven: The largest existing complex of ancient sacrificial buildings in China.
3. After Chinese lunch (40minutes) in Restaurant. Enjoy a short visit to a pearl free market. And then drive to Summer Palace to visit it in 1.5 hours. At last, drive the travelers back to guest hotel.
- Summer Palace: The largest and most well-preserved royal park in China, greatly influences Chinese horticulture.

HutongDay 3: Beijing (L)
1. Pick up at your hotel, and then driving to Beijing Zoo to see Pandas about 40 minutes.
- Beijing Zoo: China’s and World’s largest treasure house of animals and birds, also there are pandas.
2. Then take you to the Lama Temple, 1 hour tour for the mysterious Tibet style Buddhism temple. Before having lunch, you will have 45 minutes to visit the Chinese traditional handicraft silk carpet factory.
- Lama Temple: The largest and most perfectly preserved lamasery of Gelug Sect in present day Beijing.
3. After lunch, then you will be arranged to visit the old Beijing lanes by taking rickshaws. Hutong tour lasts for 2 hours to explore the real life of ordinary people in Beijing.
- Hutong: Small streets in Beijing, was the memory of the traditional life and culture in Beijing.
5. We also arrange the short visit to a China Tea House to enjoy tea ceremony. Then transfer you back to the hotel, 3 days visa free bus trip end!

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1 Day Hutong Tour (Rickshaw Tour)

Drum Tower Beijing located not far from Hutong Beijing. Here you can enjoy the old courtyard of Beijing atmosphere with this tour below. Some tour details below:

1 Day Hutong Tour (Rickshaw Tour)

1 Day Hutong Tour (Rickshaw Tour)Price From: US$ 57( 360 CNY )

Departure: You decide!
Tour Duration: about 8 hours
Pick-up place and time: Your City Center Hotel about 8:30am
Finishing place and time: Your City Center Hotel around 5:00pm
Payment Method: Cash, Credit Cards, Wire, Western Union
Tour Guide Language: English, other language speaking guide (French, Japanese, Spanish etc.) is available, if need, please contact us!
Feature: A great private tour include all service like roundway hotel transfer, private tour guide, luxury car, rickshaw, lunch. Visit Beijing old Hutong, experience the cluture of ancient Beijing.

Traveler’s review:

We recently visited Beijing and used Beijinglandscapes for our tour. We very please with this tour. We were picked up on time and we had a visit to the hutong area, the drum tower and bell tower. W also had a trip with the rickshaw, it was really good and funny, the rickshaw was very clean and decorated very beautiful. We had a visit to the Lama temple after lunch and it was really good, there were many people burn joss sticks and make a wish there! The tour guide explained the sightseeing along the tour and he was very knowledgeable and friendly. We had a very good trip, thanks.

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1 Day Tour: Forbidden City, Hutong

Drum Tower Beijing is located close to Beijing Hutong. There visitors can explore more about Beijing’s local people life style and culture. Here one of our Hutong tour lines that definitely interesting to participate. Some tour details below:

1 Day Tour: Forbidden City, Hutong

1 Day Tour: Forbidden City, HutongPrice From: US$ 60( 380 CNY )

Departure: You decide!
Tour Duration: about 8 hours include lunch
Pick-up place and time: Your City Center Hotel between 7:00am and 8:30am
Finishing place and time: Your City Center Hotel around 6:00pm
Payment Method: Cash, Credit Cards, Wire, Western Union
Tour Guide Language: English, other language speaking guide (French, Japanese, Spanish etc.) is available, if need, please contact us!
Feature: Enjoy one day Private tour to the famous Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and Hutong will let you have deep impression on the old Beijing.

Traveler’s review:

A very great Beijing private tour I have experienced today! The tour to Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and Hutong left us a deep impression on the old Beijing. Only 83 USD per person with the pick-up and drop-off service, the typical Chinese lunch and the well English speaking tour guide, it is really worth! And I would like to say thank you to our knowledgeable tour guide for her patient explanation for the background of each attraction.

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Hutong, Old Courtyard in Beijing

Hutong1 Day Bus Tour: Beijing Hutong, Lama Temple, Panda Zoo for US$ 30/pax
3 Day Beijing Tour Package – Bus Tour A (without hotel) for US$ 85/pax
5 Day Beijing Tour Package – Bus Tour A (without hotel) from US$ 96/pax
5 Day Beijing Tour Package – Bus Tour A (with hotel) from US$ 238/pax

Drum Tower Beijing is located not far from Hutong Beijing. It is an old courtyard that reflects many activities, lifestyle and culture of Beijing’s local people. Hutong Beijing will let you know more better about an interesting culture and history of old China. Visitors will visit typical Chinese quadrangles, primary school and many famous old buildings, like the Bell tower, Drum Tower and other places where you can explore the real life of ordinary people in Beijing.

In Hutong Beijing, you will also get the chance taking the rickshaw and explore the Hutong area. That is will be your new and nice experience. The most famous part of hutong called Siheyuan or also known as the quadrangles in English are traditional residential compounds with houses around courtyards. Has a long history and separate in three kinds of quadrangles, large, medium, and small. Every type of quadrangles has their own characteristic and design.

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1 Day Tour: Forbidden City, Hutong

1 Day Tour: Forbidden City, Hutong  Drum Tower Beijing is located not far from Hutong Beijing, Nanluoguxiang, Shichahai, Houhai Bar Street and other attractions around the area. Hutong Beijing is one of the most interesting places that you can visit in your Beijing trip. Hutong Beijing that located close to Drum Tower Beijing is the street that still keeps the traditional life style and culture of Beijing’s local people. If you want experience the Beijing local people life then Hutong Beijing will be the ideal choice.

In this one day Beijing tour, we will visit Forbidden City first. Forbidden City is the forbidden area was used to be the living and offices area for the emperors in Ming and Qing Dynasties. It is also known as the best preserved imperial palace in China and the largest ancient palatial structure in the world. Visitors will enjoy the ancient structure and architecture of the palace. Not only that, the visitors also can get the better knowledge about China’s history. After that, visitors will have lunch and transfer to Hutong Beijing. Have 2 hours to explore the hutong area. Taking rickshaw and enjoy the traditional building in Hutong, it will be very nice moments. Visit both attractions in Beijing and have a nice holiday!

Here, other tour lines that includes both attractions inside:

3 Days Beijing Tour Package A (without hotel) from US$ 147/pax

4 Days Beijing Tour Package A (without hotel) from US$ 155/pax

4 Days Beijing Tour Package C (with hotel) from US$ 280/pax

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Shichahai

ShichahaiDrum Tower Beijing is located not far from other historical sites includes, Beijing Bell Tower, Lama Temple, Confucius Temple, Shichahai, Hutong Beijing and other attractions around. Shichahai that located not far from Drum Tower Beijing is covers almost 150 hectares and includes three lakes, Qian Hai (Front Sea), Hou Hai (Back Sea) and Xi Hai (Western Sea).

In the summer, visitors can peddle or take the boat and enjoy the scenery around the lake that located not far from Drum Tower Beijing. In the winter, it turns an ice skate area for visitors. The street layout of Shichahai may date back to the Yuan Dynasty. Many buildings in the area have a long history and maintain the typical characteristics of traditional Beijing buildings.

If you visit Shichahai, there also has other interesting places for hang out, includes, Houhai Bar Street and Nanluoguxiang. Both places are very famous places in Beijing night life. There also has many souvenir shops that offers some unique and interesting things, don’t forget to bargain if you want buy some. If you want to relax, there also have some cafes that can become your place to relax. It is the place the combine the nature and modern life. When you come to Beijing, it is very worth place to visit.

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Houhai Bar Street

Houhai Bar StreetDrum Tower Beijing is one of the historical attractions in Beijing. It located close to other interesting attractions in Beijing such as, Houhai Bar Street, Bell tower Beijing, Shichahai and other attractions around. The price of entrance ticket to Drum Tower is 10. If you visit Drum Tower, don’t miss the other tourist destination around. One of the interesting places you should go is Houhai Bar Street.

Houhai Bar Street is one of the famous places for foreigners to spend their weekend with friends or family there. Along the street full with restaurants, cafes, bars, night clubs, souvenir shops, and others. Lots of local people and foreigners will visit and hang out in the evening. If you want to drink and enjoy the life music, there you can do that. If you don’t like drink, you can just take a walk along the lake, enjoy the view around. Houhai Bar Street is also the place where the traditional Chinese and western culture hits. For the foreigners who like killing time at weekend, this place is the ideal place. If you visit Drum and Bell Tower Beijing, you should prepare some little time to look over this street.

Beside, Houhai Bar Street, close to Drum Tower Beijing, there is also has Chinese traditional courtyard called Hutong. Visitors who want to know better about Chinese local people culture and life style, here we provides some tour lines:

1 Day Tour: Badaling Great Wall, Hutong from US$ 43/pax

1 Day Tour: Hutong, Lama Temple, Olympic Stadiums from US$ 54/pax

1 Day Hutong Tour (Rickshaw Tour) from US$ 57/pax

1 Day Tour: Forbidden City, Hutong from US$ 60/pax


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Drum Tower Beijing

Drum Tower BeijingDrum Tower Beijing is located close to the Bell Tower Beijing. The Drum Tower Beijing originally built for musical reasons, it was later used to indicate the time of day and is now one of Beijing tourist attraction. Drum Tower Beijing was the center of Chinese chronology during the Yuan, Ming and Qing dynasties.

Drum Tower Beijing was grounded on a 4-meter-high stone and brick base. Its height is 46.7 meters. In 1957, the Drum Tower Beijing was listed as city grade protect unit and it was repaired in 1984. Drum Tower Beijing was opened in 1987 for the tourists. Drum Tower Beijing’s second floor contains the exhibition area, there originally were 25 drums. Among them, there were one large drum and 24 smaller drums. The Drum Tower Beijing open at 9 o’clock am and end at half four pm every day. The price of entrance ticket is only 10 RMB. If you visit Drum Tower Beijing, the visitors will be able to go climb up and enjoys the view, they can also take part in knocking the drum activity. If you visit Drum Tower, you also should to visit Bell Tower, because these two attractions located close to each other.

 

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Courtyard 7

Drum Tower, which is the time inquiry service in the ancient time, is in north of Courtyard 7Dianmenwai Street on the axle wire. If you want to have a good day around Drum Tower, you need to find a economic hotel to rest.  

Courtyard 7, located in the area of Nan Luo Gu Lane, is close to Drum Tower, Houhai Bars Street, and Wangfujing business area. Courtyard 7 Beijing has convenient transportation , 3kms from Tiananmen Square, 25kms from Beijing Capital International Airport. If you want to Drum Tower by foot, it is ok. From Qing dynasty, the history of Courtyard 7 was connected with some historical celebrities. The late Qing dynasty, the Empress Dowager Cixi bestowed this courtyard on one of her minister, who was of the fourth rank.

Courtyard 7 owns standard room, special room, deluxe room, suite, superior room with complete facilities such as telephone, TV, internet, water heater, etc. There is carving bed, arhat bed, and some antique furniture in these bright and elegant rooms. The special featured restaurant of Courtyard 7 provides new modern French dishes and Chinese dishes. Seating in Courtyard 7, you will feel the atmosphere of Chinese and Western culture. Courtyard 7, you can not only taste the delicious food, but also can enjoy the mood of pure land in such a busy city. Courtyard 7 also sets complete housekeeping, you can enjoy your life in it trustingly.

Living in Courtyard 7, you will feel the smell of Drum Tower and taste the life temperament and interest of old Beijing. Courtyard 7is a good place for travelling in Beijing and looking for history.

Drum and Courtyard 7 welcome you all the time.

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Beijing Drum Tower

Beijing Drum Tower, which is the time inquiry service in the ancient time, is in north of Dianmenwai Street on the axle wire. The Beijing Drum Tower Street was the oldest commercial area in Beijing . According to the construction principle at that time, the Beijing Drum Tower Street  which is in the right astern of imperial city is one of the most important parts since the capital of Yuan dynasty has set up. The both sides of the Beijing Drum Tower were crowded with merchants and people. In the lane, there are many courtyards of  influential official and simple but elegant houses of ordinary people.

After the protective repairment of the Beijing Drum Tower Street, many old and famous shops were attracted to here by its reputation and 242 shops enter and garrison successively. The shops stand shoulder to shoulder and attract many tourist. The lively scenery irradiates elegant demeanour of the old city.

The Beijing Drum Tower open at 9 o’clock am and end at half four pm every day. The price of entrance ticket is 10.The Drum Tower is on the stop of subway 2, so it is very convenient to get there.Beijing Drum Tower

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