Pick up at your hotel between 7:30am and 8:30am, and then driving to Beijing Zoo where you can see the lovely Giant Pandas. The Panda Zoo visit takes about 40 minutes.
Beijing to Xian by train
We will arrange 45 minutes to take pictures at the Bird's nest and water cube. If you are interested in the inner structure of the stadiums, the tour guide will assist you in buying the tickets, and you could enter in the stadiums for a visit yourself.
Then take you to the largest Lama Temple of Beijing --- Yonghe Temple, 1 hour tour for the mysterious Tibet style Buddhism temple. The Lama Temple tour finishes at about 11:00.
You will be arranged to have lunch with locals in a typical Beijing resident's house. Then visit the old Beijing lanes by taking rickshaws. Hutong tour lasts for 2 hours.
Then drive you to the Jingshan park. It is an former imperial garden, lies to the east of Beihai Park. The mid summit of Jingshan is the highest point in Beijing. Looking from the peak, you are able to get a full and clear view of the Forbidden City. The jingshan park visit takes about 40 minutes. We also arrange the short visit to a China Tea House to enjoy tea ceremony. Transferred back to your hotels.
Pay a short visit to the Chinese Tea House where you can enjoy tea ceremony and then transfer to railway station and board train Z19 (20:47pm-07:58am) to Xian.
Meals: Hotel Breakfast + Chinese Lunch at local restaurant
Accommodation: Overnight train, soft sleeper basis. 4 berth per cabin.