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Half Day Private Tour to Summer Palace in Beijing

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    What to Expect
    Our well-trained English-speaking tour guide and car/van will pick you up in your hotel  from 8:30 am or 13:30pm. Please kindly refer us when you book it.

    Transfer to the Summer Palace the largest imperial garden existing in China. Located at the northwest Beijing, you can enjoy the wonderful scenery for around  3 hours. You will enjoy the political center, living quarters, and garden district of the Summer Palace. Which is including walking on the longest corridor in the world, visiting the beautiful South Lake Island, hiking to the Tower of Buddhist Incense, and shopping on the Suzhou street.

    Drop you off at your hotel/apartment at the end.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Your centrally located hotel in Beijing
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Entrance ticket
    • Gasline, Parking and Toll fees
    • Entry/Admission - Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
    • Gratuities
    • Lunch
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Please wear comfortable walking shoes
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

    We were on a large tour through China, but had a free afternoon in Beijing. The Summer Palace was not on our tour’s agenda, so we booked a private tour through Lily’s. Plans changed slightly that morning, so I contracted Lily to see about slipping...More

    1  Thank 191drewr
    Reviewed 25 August 2018

    I was in Beijing for work and only had a limited time for sightseeing. The half day private tour to the Summer Palace fit my schedule perfectly. I was picked up from my hotel and taken directly to the Summer Palace in an air-conditioned car...More

    Date of experience: August 2018
    Thank jp94109
    Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

    I had a wonderful morning with my guide Linda today. The weather was beautiful: clear, blue skies and a cool breeze. I was met at my apartment block by Linda at 8.30. A cab came to take us to The Summer Palace in the north...More

    Thank 620clareb
    Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

    I had an awesome day at the Summer Palace with my guide Lisa! She was very informative and did not rush us, despite the hot day. I would definitely recommend this tour!

    Thank 397tarat
    Reviewed 9 April 2018

    I chose this half-day tour to the Summer Palace as I had a half day to spare before returning home. The advantages of a car and driver, as well as a private guide were apparent the moment Lisa met me in the hotel lobby. She...More

    Date of experience: April 2018
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    Response from twomiddleagedNYers | Reviewed this property |
    I believe that you would have enough time. You don’t need more than about 2 or 2 1/2 hours.
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