Chengde Tours & Travel

250km northeast of Beijing, Chengde is a city of profound history and multi-ethnic culture. In history, many minorities had lived and pastured here, like Xiongnu, Khitan, Jurchen, Mongolian, etc. Once named Rehe, it changed into “Chengde”, which meant appreciating the kindness and morality of their ancestors. Chengde got its fame as "summer capital" when Qing emperors constructed imperial palace and spent their summers there.

Nowadays, Chengde has become a charismatic and energetic city, attracting millions of people every year. No doubt, the Mountain Resort is the most appealing one; it’s the greatest extant imperial garden in China. Puning Temple, Putuozongsheng Temple and other six temples consist of “Outer Eight Temples”, the largest group of royal temples for sacrifice and prayer. And the widest imperial hunting field, Mulan Paddock, is also in Chengde. They are collectively called Top 3 Imperial Relax Zones, listed in UNESCO world heritage sites. Furthermore, Jinshanling Great Wall, Panlong Lake, etc. are also unparalleled scenic outside ancient frontier. >> Read more about Chengde history, facts, getting around, etc.

Why not take a trip in this royal region? You can back through the heyday of Qing dynasty, taking your time in summer resort, strolling in grassland, searching wild animals. We provide you a leisure regal experience for your holiday in Chengde with every highlight that you’re interested in and quality service.

Suggested Private Chengde Tour Packages

Chengde is another representative of royal besides Beijing. Hike the Great Wall in frontier, overlooking the vast city; visit temples to understand the mystery of Buddha. You can learn more about Chinese history of minority and royal culture at the same time you have a relaxing tour in Chengde.

  • 2 Days
    Chengde Essence Tour

    This 2-day Chengde tour takes you to the Qing Dynasty's Summer Palace - Chengde Mountain Resort. Walk through all the must-see

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  • 3 Days
    Chengde Tour

    The well-designed Chengde tour features cultural, historical and natural highlights in and around Chengde; from the active Kuix

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  • 6 Days
    World Heritages of Beijing Tour with Extension to Chengde

    Explore all the must-visit sites on the carefully-designed 6 days Beijing Tour! Besides the most famous historical landmarks li

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Recommended China Tour Packages including Chengde

As a historical tour, you can start your trip from Beijing, and extend to Pingyao and Luoyang, making a comprehensive understanding of Chinese history. For a leisure vacation, take train to Suzhou or Hangzhou, feeling the sense of romantic water town and tasting tea; or down to the south, Guilin and Lijiang, enjoy ethnic ancient town and pastoral scenery with Karst landscape.

  • The 16 days China tour is a perfect balance of  history and scenery. From culture, architecture, religion, UNESCO world he

  • This tour provides unforgettable experiences by visiting the Forbidden City, Mutianyu Great Wall, Summer Villa in Chengde and t

Top Experiences & Attractions in Chengde

  • In 1703, Qing Emperor Kangxi decided to build his summer resort in Chengde with its proximity to the capital of Beijing. The construction was finished in 1790, lasting 87 years. Wi...
  • Situated to the north of the Mountain Resort, the Temple was built in 1755 by Qing emperor Qianlong in pursuance of Emperor Kangxi, his grandfather's policy of "control through con...
  • The temple is also known as the Lesser Potala Palace. Built within more than 4 years from 1767 to 1771, the temple is located north of the Mountain Resort. Putuozongsheng is modele...
  • Encompassing 37,900 square meters, the temple was constructed in 1780 after the model of the Tibetan Tashilungpo Monastery at Shigatse (Xigaze) and its name is a direct translation...
  • The Great Wall of China is a must-go attraction for anyone traveling to Beijing, and Jinshanling Section of the Wall is known as the most essential site for
    Located in Zunhua, 125 kilometers northeast of Beijing, the East Qing Tombs is one of the largest existing tombs with better design and reasonable layout in China. It is also a wor...

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