- Day 01 - Dubai / Beijing
Fly Dubai/Beijing EK 306 0405/1525 – Daily (7h 20m)
Upon arrival, transfer to hotel. Free for the rest of the day. This evening, suggest to take a walk in the Sanlitun Area and discover the modern face of Beijing.
- Day 02 - Beijing
Optional: 1-hour Morning exercise as local Beijinger
Early morning, meet your private Taichi Master to join the locals in morning exercises at Jingshan Park.
Morning, visit Tian An Men Square and the Forbidden City.
Afternoon, hop onboard on an exciting sidecar ride and explore Beijing and its surroundings in a different way.
- Day 03 - Beijing
Visit to Yonghe Lama temple, the largest lamasery in Beijing. Have a first taste of a less touristy “Hutong” where we also get to see the Imperial Academy and Confucius temple.
Continue to climb up the Drum tower and be treated with the back view of the ancient city and the hutongs at the Houhai area.
End the day with a visit to the Temple of Heaven, a UNESCO heritage and the most holy of Beijing's imperial temples.
Optional: Evening 3-hour night bike tour of Beijing
- Day 04 - Beijing / Great Wall
No visit to Beijing is complete without the Great Wall! Today, choose from 1 of the options below – all featuring less-visited sections of the wall, away from busloads of tourists!
Option 1: Jingshanling Section – Tranquil walk into raw and unspoiled beauty
Visit the remote Jingshanling and have the opportunity to appreciate a different perspective of the Wall.
Option 2: Gubeikou to Jingshanlin Section - Full Day Hike in untouched remote ruins (For adventurers and hikers）
Hike on Gubeikou, a completely unrestored section, covered with over 140 watchtowers.
At the end of the hike, drive to your hotel which is set in the middle of the W water town right next to Simatai Great Wall.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch
- Day 05 - Great Wall / Beijing / Dubai
Enjoy some leisure time in the town after breakfast. For the energetic, you may wish to climb up the Simatai Great Wall hat was unexplored the day before at additional cost.
Transfer to airport for your flight back.
Fly Beijing/ Dubai EK 307 2355/0415 – Daily (8h 20m)
If you have enough time, extend 1 more day in Beijing. Take a full day excursion to Cuandixia Village, a well-protected village with houses built in Ming and Qing Dynasty.