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Excursions

In the afternoon of May 17, a tour to MU TIAN YU, a very nice part of the Great Wall will be organized.Thereafter the participants will have buffet at Sunrise East Kempinski Hotel near to MU TIAN YU. This arrangement is optional and a fee of Euro 125 is to be charged in addition to the registration fee.

 

East Kempinski Hotel and MU TIAN YU

 

To register for this excursion, send an e-mail secretariat@lesi2016.org with the name(s) of the person(s) and you will receive a confirmation with an invoice to be paid.


The other tourism arrangements below will be organized by China International Travel Service.

 

For booking and more information, please contact CITS directly:


E-mail wurx@cits.com.cn
Phone +86-10-85228706
Fax +86-10-65221733/65221730
Mobile +86-13522968751

 

 

Beijing Group Day Tours 

 

 

  Tour Scenic spot Shopping site Meals Date

Price per person in

US Dollars

1 Badaling Ancient Great Wall & Ming Tomb Badaling Ancient Great Wall, Ming Tomb-Changling 2 local gift shops Chinese lunch Every day
50
2 Badaling Ancient Great Wall & Forbidden City Badaling Ancient Great Wall, Forbidden City, Tian'anmen Square 2 local gift shops Chinese lunch Tue/Thu/Sat
58
3 Beijing Classic Tour Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace Local teahouse, Pearl factory Chinese lunch Every day (exept Monday)
58
4 Beijing Classic Tour Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace no shopping Chinese lunch Tue/Thu/Sat
83
5 Jinshanling Great Wall Tour Jinshanling Great Wall no shopping Chinese lunch Every day
70

 

Itinerary

1. Badaling Ancient Great Wall & Ming Tomb - Group Day Tour (Duration: 07:30-18:00) 

 

In the morning, you will be picked up from the hotel by your guide. After about 1.5 hours driving, start to visit the Ming Tomb - Changling, ancient burial ground of the Chinese emperors (1 hour and 20 minutes).

 

Enjoy a Chinese lunch at Jade Art Restaurant.

 

Then visit the Badaling Ancient Great Wall, the most representative part of the Great Wall in China. As China's most renowned monument, it is the most spectacular structures ever built by human and as the only one visible from space (2 hours). Afterwards, take a stop at a local gift shop (30 minutes) and transfer to your hotel.


2. Badaling Ancient Great Wall & Forbidden City - Group Day Tour (Duration: 07:30-18:00) 

 

In the morning, you will be picked up from the hotel by your guide. Today's excursion starts with a visit to theTian'anmen Square , the world's largest and renowned public square where many historical events once took place. (40 minutes). Then walk into the Forbidden City, where the 24 emperors of the Ming and the Qing Dynasties ruled for nearly 500 years (1420-1911). Experience the architectural splendor of the palaces, ceremonial courtyards and private quarters (2 hours).

 

Enjoy your Chinese lunch at a local Restaurant.

 

After lunch, take a 1.5-hour car ride and visit the Badaling Ancient Great Wall. As China's most renowned monument, it is the most spectacular structures ever built by humans and as the only one visible from space. (2 hours). Drive back downtown and take a stop at a local gift shop (30 minutes) followed by drop off at your hotel.

 

 

3. Beijing Classic Tour - Group Day Tour (Duration: 07:30-18:00)

 

In the morning, you will be picked up from the hotel by your guide. Your first peek into Beijing begins with the Forbidden City, where the 24 emperors of the Ming and the Qing Dynasties ruled for nearly 500 years (1420-1911). Experience the architectural splendor of the palaces, ceremonial courtyards and private quarters. (2 hours). Continue to admire the Temple of Heaven, where ancient Chinese emperors would make sacrifices to Heaven and pray for bountiful harvests. This construction is supreme achievement of Chinese traditional architecture. (1.5 hours). Then take a short visit at the Pearl factory (30 minutes).


After lunch, you will visit the Summer Palace, the largest imperial garden in the world. (1.5 hours)
. Then have a taste of Chinese Tea at local teahouse  (30 minutes). In the late afternoon, transfer to your hotel.


4. Beijing Classic Tour - Group Day Tour (No Shopping) (Duration: 07:30-17:00) 

 

In the morning, you will be picked up from the hotel by your guide. Today's tour begins with the Forbidden City, where the 24 emperors of the Ming and the Qing Dynasties ruled for nearly 500 years (1420-1911). Experience the architectural splendor of the palaces, ceremonial courtyards and private quarters (2 hours). Continue to explore another imperial site – the Temple of Heaven, where ancient Chinese emperors would make sacrifices to Heaven and pray for bountiful harvests. This construction is supreme achievement of Chinese traditional architecture (1 hour).

 

Enjoy a tradition Chinese lunch you will visit the Summer Palace, a masterpiece of Chinese landscape garden (1 hour). Drop-off at your hotel at about 5:00 pm.

 

5. Jinshanling Great Wall - Group Day Tour (No Shopping) (Duration: 06:00-17:00) 

 

In the morning, meet your guide in hotel lobby. After about 2.5-hour car ride, you will visit the Jinshanling Great Wall. This section of the Great Wall is one of the few parts to retain the original features of the Great Wall in the Ming Dynasty. Photographers know that the best place to take pictures of the Great Wall is not section of Badaling or Mutianyu, but Jinshanling (Visiting time: 3.5 hours).


After lunch, take a 3-hour car ride back to downtown. Drop-off along subway stations and get back to your hotel on your own.


Post conference tours

 

The post conference tours are best selected excursions of Beijing. The tours cover the must-sees of the city, such as the Great Wall, Forbidden City, Summer Palace and the Temple of Heaven. 

Official travel agency of post conference tour is China International Travel Service Limited, Head Office (CITS). During the conference, staff of CITS will be on the spot for tour consultant and booking. 

Click here to learn more about CITS

Tour includes:
1. Hotel pick-up & drop-off service (hotel located within 3rd ring road)
2. English-speaking tour guide.
3. Air-conditioned tour van or bus.
4. Entrance tickets to the attractions as listed in the itinerary.
5. Chinese lunch

Tour excludes:
1. Hotel drop offer service for Jinshanling Great Wall one day tour
2. Optional cable car of Great Wall Jinshanling
3. Tips is highly appreciated but not requested
4. There is no cable car at Ancient Great Wall Badaling 

How to book? 
1. Email us the full name of each traveler, the hotel name, tour date and the trip that you wish to take. 
2. Tour operator check the availability and send you the PayPal money request. 
3. Full tour cost shall be pre-paid through PayPal online payment before May 1st, 2016. 
4. Voucher will be sent to you through email, and the booking is completed. 

For booking and more information, please contact CITS directly:


E-mail wurx@cits.com.cn
Phone +86-10-85228706
Fax +86-10-65221733/65221730
Mobile +86-13522968751


Change & Cancellation 
1. 50% of the total cost will be charged for change or cancellation after booking. 
2. No change or cancellation is allowed 72 hours before the trip. 

Remarks:
1. Slight adjustments of the itinerary will not be informed to you after booking. We will update the changes on

    this website. 
2. We suggest you to book during 
April of 2016 in case any changes.