Beijing provides a true taste of China, where ancient wonders and pious icons struggle to exist beside modern life and dynamic progress. Discover “old Beijing" by exploring its many major attractions as well as its charming teahouses, temples and markets.
A visit to one of Beijing’s famous Hutong – an ancient city alley comprising of traditional residential compounds – is a must. Many of China’s most renowned cultural treasures are located in Beijing including Tiananmen Square, The Forbidden City, The Summer Palace, The Temple of Heaven and The Ming Tombs. Other essential highlights of your Beijing trip include a delicious roast Peking duck dinner and a performance of the 200-year-old Peking Opera featuring lavish costumes, singing and martial arts.