Beijing Olympic Tour
1 Day Beijing Olympic Stadium Tours Combo With 798 Art Zone & National Theatre
• Pick-up point and time: Your Hotel around 9:00am
• Finishing point and time: Your Hotel around 5:00pm
• Service: entrance fees + private tour guide & driver + private car / van
• No forced shopping
• No hidden charges
Day 1 Beijing City Tour
Pick up from your midtown hotel in Beijing and pay a visit to the Olympic Green (2 hours), an Olympic Park in Beijing, constructed for the 2008 Summer Olympics. Visit National Stadium ( bird's nest).Birds Nest in Beijing is one of the centerpiece of Olympic Green. The design of the Birds nest in Beijing was awarded to a submission from the Swiss architecture firm Herzog & de Meuron in April 2003. Birds nest in Beijing hosted the opening and closing ceremonies, athletics, and football finals of the 2008 Summer Olympics.
Then continue to visit the National Aquatics Center (the Water Cube) nearby.Water Cube is an aquatics center that was built alongside Birds Nest in the Olympic Green for the swimming competitions of the 2008 Summer Olympics. Water Cube was completed and handed over for use on January 28, 2008. Swimmers at theWater Cube broke 25 world records during the 2008 Olympics.
Afterwards, visit 798 Art Zone (1.5 hours) and visit a Tea market where you can taste the famous Chinese tea and see Chinese tea ceremony in a big Chinese tea market and buy the local Chinese teas. 798 Art Zone, is a 50-year old decommissioned military factory buildings with unique architectural style. The district's popularity has exploded since the opening of BTAP and 798 Space in 2002, with scores of galleries, lofts, publishing firms, design companies, high-end tailor shops, and cafés and fancy restaurants setting up.
Finally move on to the National Theatre (1.5 hours) . The egg-shaped theatre is designed by the French architect Paul Andreu, the designer of the terminal of the Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris. The National Grand Theatre, situated west of the Beijing's central Tian'anmen Square, has a huge glass and titanium dome-shaped structure surrounded by water. It is regarded as the Egg due to its smooth, translucent exterior and ovoid shape.
After the whole day tour, you will be transferred back to your midtown hotel in Beijing.
Optional: Enjoy Acrobatic Show at only US$29 per person.
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Arts and crafts in China: Our package includes shopping at specialty shops providing opportunities to purchase, learn, and gain valuable cultural insight on items such as Silk. The specialty shops offer quality products and international shipping service. If you are not interested in shopping then this time can be used for bathroom breaks, to rest, or just to learn more about China's specialty products, many of which are strongly aligned with Chinese culture.
Package Price Includes:
• Sightseeing with admissions as specified
• Professional English-speaking guide + air-conditioned vehicle
Package Price does not Include:
• Items of a personal nature
• Travel insurance
• Tips and gratuities to driver, guide