Beijing Layover Private Tour of Summer Palace and Olympic Sites
Our local friendly tour guide and experienced driver will pick you up from Beijing Capital International Airport based on your given flight details. The guide will hold a sign with your name written on it while waiting at the customer’s exit so you can easily find your dedicated tour guide.
Upon meetingyou will drive straight from Beijing Airport to Beijing city (Approx. 1 hour driving). Your tour guide will accompany you to explore the royal park of Summer Palace. This most luxurious royal garden was originally built for royal families to rest and entertain, and later became the main residence of royal members in the end of the Qing Dynasty. Listen to your guide’s live commentary of the royal history and enjoy the stunning landscapes.
Later, proceed to the National Stadium where you will have an outside visit of the Bird's Nest and Water Cube, both were designed as the main stadium of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, and are now the center of international or domestic sports competition and recreation activities.
Afterwards, drive back to Beijing Capital Airport to catch your flight, and your memorable layover tour concludes here.
- Private tour is operated with just your party
- Informative, friendly and professional tour guide
- Enjoy convenient roundtrip transfer from airport
- Admire the amazing Bird's Nest and Water Cube
- Explore the largest royal park of Summer Palace
- Have a quick tour of the must-see sights in Beijing
- Scheduling: Private Tour
- Languages offered on the Activity / Tour: English
- Duration: 6 hours
- Printed or Mobile Voucher Accepted
- Pick-up servicePick-up up from Beijing Capital International Airport
- Easy CancellationThere is no cancellation fee once Customers Cancel at least 7 day(s) prior to the date of the activity or tour.
There is 50% cancellation fee for Customers to Cancel 3 and 6 day(s) prior to the date of the activity or tour.
There is 100% cancellation fee for Customers to Cancel 2 day(s) prior to the date of the activity or tour.
- Instant Confirmation
- Cut-off TimeAvailable to be booked until 2 days before the tour starts. We reserve the option to confirm the tour or not due to availability.
- Fuel surcharge and tax
- Entrance fee
- Bottled water
- English-speaking tour guide
- Licensed professional driver
- Transport by private vehicle
- Meals at your own expense
- Gratuities (optional)
- Please make sure you have enough layover time to take the tour, basically around 8-10 hours
- Basically you are required to be back to the airport 2-3 hours prior to your departing flight
- It usually takes more than an hour to exit the airport and go through customs
- Tour guide will hold a sign with your name and wait for you at the exit
- A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
- Adult pricing applies to all travelers
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking