Piking duck dinner

Beijing is the most popular tourist city of China. When taking cruise from Tianjin or finish your cruise trip in Tianjian, it is highly recommended to take this pre- and post-cruise trip. With the 144-hour trainsit visa policy, this can be a China visa-free trip. Be ready for China’s most vibrant port city of Tjianjin, fantastic capital of Beijing with a blend of modern glamour and traditional heritages.

Best for: Cruise passenger, Transit passengers

Destinations: Tianjin - Beijing

Duration: 5 days & 4 nights

Travel Type: Private tour - FlexibleFree to customize

• Must-see sites the Forbidden City & the Great Wall
• Try tasteful Peking roast duck and interesting local snack foods
• Tianjin historical and cultural Yangliuqing Folk Arts

Customize Your Tour:
☑  Travel Dates  ☑ Your Interests  ☑ Your Travel Style


On arrival in Tianjin International Cruise Home Port after your cruise trip, you will be met by your guide and then transfer to have a day tour in Tianjin city. Firstly, visit to Porcelain House (also called China House), a contemporary museum of pottery and antiques. Later, visit Shi Family Compound, located in Yangliuqing, Xiqing District. It is the former residence of wealthy merchant Shi Yuanshi – the 4th son of Shi Wancheng, one of the eight great masters in Tianjin. Now it serves as the folk custom museum with a large collection of folk art pieces like Yanliuqing New Year pictures, brick sculpture. After taking a walk at the Culture Street, which has different kinds of local snacks and shops for traditional folk arts, you will be transferred to Beijing and check in hotel. 

Porcelain House

After breakfast in hotel, you will be picked up from hotel and go for a guided city sightseeing. Visit Tiananmen Square, the largest city square in the world, and then explore the Forbidden City to view the former imperial palace with 600 years history. In the afternoon,visit Hutong (Beijing’s traditional alleyways) with a 3-wheel rickshaw ride to see the local Beijinger’s life. Enjoy Peking duck dinner at Huajiayiyuang, one of the most famous restaurants for roast duck meal.

Meal: B, L, D

Forbidden City

Excursion to Mutianyu Great Wall today. Drive around 1.5 hours out of downtown to Mutianyuan at the northeast, and then take cable car to the Great Wall on the ridges of the mountain. Take your time on the wall and then take cable car of toboggan slide to descend.  Drive back to Wangfujing Snack Street for a foodie trip. View and try all kinds of unique and delicious local snacks.

Meal: B, L

OPTIONAL NIGHT SHOWBeijing Kung Fu Show: A rare chance to watch the real Shaolin Kung Fu. The performers are the best and have mastered the difficult moves. 

Beijing Opera Show: It is one of the most famous traditional Chinese opera. The artists wear heavy make-up and act out the legends and romance with their unique style of singing and dance. 

View lovely pandas in Beijing Zoo this morning. Breakfast time in the cool morning is the best time to see pandas when they are most active. Later, you will visit the Temple of Heaven, which was included in the World Heritage List in 1998 and it is a well-preserved Altars building complex. Lunch will be the most original Beijing noodles. This afternoon, you will go to visit Panjiayuan Antique Market, a nice place to learn Chinese culture and purchase souvenirs for your family and friends. 

Meal: B, L

Panda House Beijing

Transfer to the airport and fly back to your sweet home.

Meal: B

What's included

  • 1-on-1 Travel Consultant

    Your China based expert listens to your wishes carefully, provides professional advice, ensures unlimited itinerary revisions before done and 24/7 helpline service while traveling.

  • Private Local Guide and Driver

    Your guides are friendly, helpful and knowledgeable, and your drivers are professional, polite and patient. They are very flexible to accommodate your personal needs and happy to show you the local attractions, history, culture, foods and real life. 
    Private transfers from hotel to attractions, airport or train station are also included.

  • Accommodation to Suit Your Preference

    In each place, we hand pick hotels ranging from luxury 5 star, superior 4 star to comfortable 3 star. Luxury or cozy boutique hotels and budget guesthouses are also among your choices. You could decide where to stay to meet your taste and budget.

  • Gourmet Meals

    Most of the hotels we select offer both Western and Chinese buffet breakfast. Lunch and dinner included are arranged in selected restaurants to taste authentic Chinese cuisine and local specialties. Thus you may also have a unique food tour.
    Meals specified in itinerary as B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner.

  • Attractions and Activities Listed on the Itinerary

    Our China tour packages have included the (first/main) entry to all attractions and the expenses of activities on the itinerary (except the optional activities).

  • Internal Transportation

    Based on your needs, we could make bookings of internal transportation, including domestic flights, inter-city trains, long-distance bus, etc.

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