Summer Palace & Hutong Layover Tour
Tour Code: BTG-BLT-126
Tour Type: Private Tour Guide & Private Vehicle
Starting Date: Every day
Tour Length: 6 hours
How to Book: Book in Advance
Tour Description: You will find our tour guide waiting for you at the arrival hall of Beijing airport, holding a paper sign with your name on for you to recognize. Drive to the beautiful royal garden Summer Palace to trace the past leisure life of Chinese emperors. Then transfer to the Hutong area where you can see the real life of Beijing ordinaries. An interesting rickshaw trip is arranged in the Hutong alleys. Be escorted back to airport after the trip.
~Be met your tour guide at Beijing airport arrival hall (You will need about 1 hour to finish the custom clearance and get out)
~Drive to Summer Palace (1 hour)
~Visit Summer Palace (1.5-2 hours, you can decide to stay longer or shorter time)
~Transfer to Hutong area (0.5 hour)
~Visit Hutongs with rickshaw, including Shichahai Lake, Nanluoguxiang, Hutong family, etc (1.5-2 hours, you can decide to stay longer or shorter time)
~Transfer back to airport (1 hour)
|Your Tour Size||Price for per person
(PayPal transaction fee is included)
|10 persons or more||USD65|
Free cancellation up to 4 hours in advance
If the private tour price beyond your budget, please check our join-in group tours
*Admission fees for all of the sightseeing spots listed in the itinerary.
*A private English-speaking tour guide and a private air-conditioning vehicle with professional driver.
*Free-bottled mineral water.
*Service charge & government taxes.
*China life tourist accident/casualty insurance (compulsory insurance by the government. Every legally tour company in Beijing have to buy it for every client).
*Gratuities, tips to guides or drivers.
Why Book with Us?
1. As an Official Partner of Beijing airport, we operate Beijing layover tours since 2012. No one know it better than us, please see our profile here.
2. We will guide you to get Visa-free permit step by step, and make sure you get back to airport in time. We also provide warm coats, wheel chair and baby seat free of charge.
3. Best price guaranteed. 100% No shop/factory stops tours. If you find a lower price with same service and includes same items and policy as we listed, we will refund you the difference in price.
4. We know that flights delay happens. If the time left is not enough to do the tour. You just inform us 4 hours before the scheduled pick-up time. We will refund you in full. Even if you are not able to get out of airport for some reasons or you want to cancel the tour but did not inform us. We will still cut the guide and driver airport transfer cost and refund you the rest. As we know most companies would not refund anything at all.
5. Some websites just supply an English speaking driver using the personal car. This is not allowed in China. The vehicles need to be tourism qualification certificate of operating vehicles. Your tour will be ruined if this behavior be founded by officials.
We supply a professional driver and a car with licence as well as a professional English speaking licensed tour guide, both of them work for you. We will make sure you can enjoy a safe tour with professional English interpretation both during driving and in attractions, and would not waste your time for parking. Our driver will make sure your luggage is safe while you are not in the car.
2 comments on “Summer Palace & Hutong Layover Tour”
Is PayPal the only method of making the deposit? I am out of the country and have not made any clearances with them before leaving. I would prefer to use a credit card for the deposit.
Hi D. Currier,
Thank you for asking!
Yes, the PayPal is the only method of making the deposit. But you can pay with your credit card via our PayPal invoice. Do not login your PayPal account, just fill your card information to our invoice. PayPal accepts all major credit cards and debit cards.