If you arrive in Beijing in the late afternoon, don’t waste your time in China by staying in the airport, instead exploring Beijing spots as many as you can.
According to your Beijing layover length, you can pick some popular sites to explore for your Beijing layover night tour. The Place, Wangfujing Street, Olympic Park, Tiananmen Square, National Center for Performing Arts, Jingshan Park, Houhai, Nanluoguxiang, CCTV Headquarters, Shichahai, Hutong etc.
You will see the biggest LED in Asia casting colorful images and videos above your head, enjoy elegant shopping builings and go shopping which brings a wonderful nightlife in Beijing.
Wangfujing is a well-known shopping paradise and boasts delicious and special snacks on the food street.
Bird's Nest and Water Cube were built for the 2008 Olympic Games, which are very stunning and unparalleled buildings in the world, sparkling colorful lamps in the evening.
Tiananmen Square has fewer people in the evening, which bring a sense of solemnity and tranquility in the inner mind. You might be amazed at the history movement.
National Center for Performing Arts
It is outstanding and surreal building surrounded by many ancient architectures, reflecting gentle colors and doting with shimmering lights on the top. From the surface of the lake, it looks like a giant egg floating on the water.
On the top of Jingshan Park, you can have a bird view of Forbidden City and whole Beijing city.
Listen to melodious live music and sip liquor as appreciating the beautiful night view of the Houhai Lake.
Its unique shape made it a symbol of Beijing and was entitled as one of ten architecture wonders in 2007 by Times, visitors have different views and experiences when standing on different places. And you'll experience the prosperity and rapid development of Beijing.
Gubei Water Town
Simatai Great Wall
Explore and hike the Great Wall in the evening, enjoy resplendent water town with aureate lit-up lights, which will definitely sweep off your feet during your Beijing layover night tour. Simatai Great Wall and Gubei Water Town night tour, which is quite popular for foreigner travelers, please consult with our professional tripadvisor whether you can take this tour.
Besides, you can spend your night time enjoying one of the traditional show from Kongfu Show, Peking Opera Show, Golden Mask Dynasty Show or Acrobatic Show.
Try special and tasty Chinese food is a fun way to explore Beijing, such as Peking duck, dumpling, hot pot, Roujiamo etc.
For shopping, some famous shopping center might close around 9:30pm-10:00pm, such as Wangfujing, Xidan, Zhongyou, Juntai, Guomao etc. You can shop some souvenirs for your family or friends, for example, tea, china, silk cloth, peals, jewelry, panda doll etc.
Your private tour guide will customize itinerary according to your interests and Beijing layover length, please inquire if you need any help.
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If you are having a long layover in Beijing this is your best choice! Our professional tour guide and driver will pick you up at the airport (You will need about 1-1.5 hours to finish the customs clearance and get out) but don’t worry, we will be waiting for you with a personal signboard at the meeting point in the arrival hall. We will take you for a quick Beijing tour and get you back on time for your next flight. Booking this layover tour can be a memorable part of your epic trip!
7 Hours Beijing Layover Tour to Forbidden City and Temple of Heaven
Enjoy a comprehensive and captivating layover tour of Beijing’s Juyongguan section of the Great Wall which has long been a military stronghold. This section of the wall is ideal for hiking buffs with its steep terrain and no cable car available. Stairs on the western part are quite steep while the other side they are gentler, suitable for people who are energetic and those weak in sports. The best view sites to see the full picture of the pass lie at No. 13 Beacon Tower at the west section; the highest point of the scenic area. We will drop you off at Beacon No.9 where you can hike 2 or 3 towers to have a birds-eye-view of the pass there.
Explore Juyongguan Great Wall Layover Beijing Tour
Enjoy enchanting sunrise or sunset at Huanghuacheng Great Wall during Beijing layover tour, hike one of less touristy section and take the breath-taking picture of the Great Wall of China, appreciate surroundings with lush forest and a vast area of clear lake. Professional tour guide and convenient airport transfer make your trip hassle-free and bring a wonderful experience.
Beijing Layover Tour: Huanghuacheng Great Wall Sunrise/Sunset
Are you going to have a long layover in Beijing? Beat the crowds at the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall and catch the sunset whilst exploring this segment and be part of a night tour and view Beijing city highlights as darkness falls and the city sparkles. Ascend Jingshan Park and enter its lush green imperial landscape to take in far reaching views of the lit up Forbidden City and the whole city in general then move to the illuminated and dazzling Tiananmen Square to recount the history of one of the largest public squares while on your layover tour before stopping over for the renowned Peking duck dinner (optional at own expense) followed by airport drop off. Optional: Peking duck dinner USD50 per person
Mutianyu Great Wall with Night Tour to Jingshan Park and Tiananmen Square