The Forbidden City is the best preserved imperial palace in China and the largest ancient palatial structure in the world.The splendid architecture of the Forbidden City represents the essence and culmination of traditional Chinese architectural accomplishment.
The Temple of Heaven is spectacular temple that the Emperors visited during the Ming and Qing dynasties to pray for a good harvest. Because of the Temples beauty, many locals still visit and use the site to exercise.
The Summer Palace is another breathtaking area that will be seen. Entering into the gates of the Summer Palace is like stepping into another world. The grandeur and beauty of the Palace is overwhelming and is sure to impress anyone.
Forbidden City-Sightseeing (2 hours)
Pearl factory - Shopping (30 minutes)
Local Restaurant-Lunch (1 hour)
Temple of Heaven –Sightseeing (1 hour)
Summer Palace -Driving Time (40 minutes)
Summer Palace -Sightseeing (1.5 hours). (Option: Kunming Lake Boat)
Chinese tea shopping at Dr. Tea. (30 minutes)
Drop-off service at your hotel before 6:00PM