Beijing & The Great Wall

Escorted Tour

Beijing & The Great Wall

Price from €1699 pps

Available Dates

Select available date to book this holiday. Prices are per person and based on two people sharing.

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Tiananmen Square, the Great Wall & the Lama Temple

Ancient terracotta warriors, mighty palaces and fascinating Buddhist Temples are just some of the amazing sights you will see on this wonderful 8-day escorted holiday to China.

Day 1 – Dublin to Beijing

Depart Dublin for Beijing. Overnight on the flight.

Day 2 – Beijing

Arrive at Beijing Airport & meet your local guide for transfer to the Beijing Olympics venue area for a short stroll. Visit the Temple of Heaven, another impressive building left from imperial dynasties, where the emperors worship the heaven and prayed for good harvest for farmers. Now a lively park where people enjoy practicing Taichi and Peking opera, a good place to taste the local culture. Continue to your hotel for check-in. Dinner at your hotel or in a local restaurant. Overnight at your hotel.

Day 3 – Beijing; Tiananmen Square & the Forbidden City

Breakfast at your hotel followed by a visit to the famous Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City. Lunch in a local restaurant. In the afternoon, you will have a tour to the Temple of Heaven and visit to a pearl factory. Overnight at your hotel.

Day 4 – The Great Wall of China & Sacred Way in the Ming Tomb

After breakfast you will travel to the Badaling area to climb the impressive Great Wall. Visit a Jade Gallery, showcasing China’s precious stone. Lunch in a local restaurant. Continue to the Sacred Way in the Ming Tomb. This evening is free for you to enjoy. Overnight at your hotel.

Day 5 – Summer Palace & Panda Hall

Breakfast at your hotel. Enjoy a visit to the Summer Palace in Beijing. Lunch in a local restaurant. After lunch depart to visit Panda Hall in the famous Beijing Zoo. Overnight at your hotel.

Day 6 – Free Day

After breakfast, a day at leisure for self-exploring after a few busy days or to enjoy the hotel facilities. Overnight at your hotel.

Day 7 – Free Day

After breakfast, a day at leisure for self-exploring after a few busy days or to enjoy the hotel facilities. Overnight at your hotel.

Day 8 – Lama Temple, Sanlitun Village & Silk Market

Breakfast at your hotel. Depart for a tour of the Lama Temple, the biggest Buddhist Lama Temple with the biggest standing statue of Buddhist figure which holds a Guinness World Record. Lunch in a local restaurant. Later visit Sanlitun Village, the modern area of Beijing, a big contrast to the traditional palaces. Also visit the Silk Market where you can enjoy bargaining while shopping latest fashions. Dinner at hotel or a local restaurant. Overnight at your hotel.

Day 9 – Fly home

Breakfast at hotel & check-out. Free afternoon before your flight home to Dublin.

  • Return flights from Dublin to Beijing
  • Professional English speaking tour manager and executive coach transfers
  • 7 nights hotel accommodation in 5* Capital Hotel in Beijing with breakfast
  • 2 dinners & 5 lunches
  • Visit Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City & Temple of Heaven
  • Visit the Summer Palace
  • Excursion to the Beijing Zoo
  • Excursion to the Great Wall of China
  • Visit to the Sacred Way in the Ming Tomb
  • Visit to the Lama Temple, Sanlitun Village & the famous Silk Market
  • Free time for shopping & sightseeing at your leisure
  • Booking Remarks 
  1. Price based on 2 sharing including all airport taxes & charges
  2. Single room supplement €420pp for April dates & €450pp for October dates. If you are travelling alone and are willing to share a twin room with another group member of the same sex, we will do our best to accommodate this request although it cannot be guaranteed
  3. Non refundable / non transferable deposit of €350pp required at time of booking
  4. Balance due 10 weeks before departure
  5. Price includes 1 standard piece of checked-in luggage
  6. Optional insurance available from €42pp (terms & conditions apply)
  7. Irish Passport holders require a visa for this holiday. A cost applies and details will be sent after booking. Non-Irish passport holders please contact us for further information.
  8. City taxes may apply, payable locally at your hotel
  9. Flights, hotel, taxes, prices & itinerary subject to change
  10. Booking terms & conditions apply


Airline From / To Flight No Depart / Land
TBA Dublin / Beijing TBA TBA
TBA Beijing / Dublin TBA TBA

*1 Denotes next day arrival

All flight times are local and subject to change


Local Time in Beijing

GMT is never adjusted backwards or forwards. Ireland is on GMT between mid-autumn & the beginning of spring. Daylight saving time (BST) is GMT+1.



Why Book with us?

  • Irish owned & operated and have been in business for 16 years
  • Experienced and professional staff
  • 24-hour emergency service
  • Professional guides
  • Licenced by the Commission for Aviation Regulation, TA 0533

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