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November 2017 Beijing Only China Tour

Beijing Only China Tour – November 1-7, 2017

Take the China tour of a lifetime this coming November! This tour is full of highlights including: the Olympic sites of Beijing, walking on the Great Wall of China, and exploring the Forbidden City. Your family and friends won’t forget this magical tour and part of the world.

Included is: round-trip airfare from Salt Lake City, all hotel accommodations, sightseeing as outlined in itinerary, most meals, ground transportation via deluxe coaches, and excellent English speaking guides.

Itinerary:

November 1 – Depart from Salt Lake City on your flight to Beijing, China!

china44November 2– Welcome to Beijing! Transfer to your hotel to rest and to get ready for your adventure.

November 3 – Today you will visit the Forbidden City which was built in the 15th century. The Forbidden City includes the Imperial Palace which was the residence of the emperors of the Ming and Qing Dynasties. Later you will walk on the 98-acre quadrangle of Tiananmen Square, which is one of the largest public squares in the world. Tonight enjoy an optional Chinese acrobatic show. You will be amazed at the acrobatic skills demonstrated in the performances. (Breakfast, Lunch)

November 4 – Winding across deserts, grasslands, mountains and plateaus, the Great Wall of China stretches over 4,000 miles. Today as you experience climbing a section of the Great Wall, marvel at its size and grandeur. Not far from the wall you will explore the Ming tomb area and stroll down the path of the Sacred Way of the Animals. Then, back to the hotel and it’s time for an optional foot massage. (Breakfast, Lunch)

china33November 5 – The Temple of Heaven is first on our agenda today and is located in a beautiful park. Elderly Chinese come by the thousands daily to exercise and to participate in Chinese cultural activities. Most tourists find themselves participating in the middle of these activities with the local Chinese. In the afternoon, experience a Hutong Tour, and take a glimpse into the world of yesterday while being pedaled through the narrow streets on bicycle-pedaled rickshaws. You will see how neighborhoods in Old China existed and how they are preserved in the middle of a modern city today. (Breakfast, Lunch)

November 6 – Head over to see some pandas at the Beijing zoo! This afternoon you’ll pay a visit to the Summer Palace which is listed as one of the world UNESCO World Heritage Sites and ranked as one of the finest classical gardens in the world. Nearby learn about China’s fresh water pearls and visit one of the largest pearl showrooms on the planet. (Breakfast, Lunch)

November 7 – Relax and enjoy a nice breakfast this morning. A midday flight will take you back to the USA with arrivals in Salt Lake City later in the day. (Breakfast)

 

Doug PetersonYour Host: Doug Peterson

Doug recently retired from Staker Parsons Companies after 30 years of service. He served in Vietnam with the First Infantry Division and the 173rd Airborne Brigade from 1969 to 1970. Doug has taken multiple groups to Southeast Asia including groups to Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia. Doug loves to travel and has been to  Europe, Asia, South America, Mexico, Canada and 44 of the fifty states. He also loves to read and is a history buff.

 

 

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Beijing Tour with Airfare from Salt Lake City – Double/Triple Occupancy – $1299 per person (includes tour, airfare and taxes)

Single Occupant Cost – additional $275

Prepaid Tips: $65 per person

Chinese Visa – $195 per person

Credit Card Fee – 3.5% (only applies to final payment-pay by check to avoid it)

Deposit Required for Reservation – $800 per person  

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*Trip cancellation and emergency protection available
*Passports are required
*Full payment due 90 days before departure.
*Cancellation charges: non-refundable after deposit is made
*Cancellation charges: non-refundable after final payment is made
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