Beijing Religion Highlight One Day TourTour Code: BR-01
Tour Description8:30 pick up from your hotel. First visit Yonghe Lama Temple, a renowned lama temple of the Yellow Hat Sect of Lamaism. Built initially in 1694 during the Qing Dynasty, this building was the residence of Emperor Yongzheng when he was just a prince. However, in 1744 the Qing Dynasty formally changed the status of the dwelling to that of a lamasery.
Then proceed to Baiyun Taoist Temple, the largest Taoist center in Beijing. There are still Taoist monks in the temple and they will talk to you. The temple is also the headquarters of the China Taoism Association.
After lunch, go to Niujie Mosque, a 1,000-year-old mosque in the heart of the Muslim-dominated Niujie area of Beijing. The Niujie Mosque is the oldest in Beijing, having been founded about 1.000year ago. In the course of several reconstructions. Chinese architectural features have supplanted the original Islamic influences.
After touring the mosque,go to visit the nearby Fayuan Temple (Temple of the Origin of the Dharma). Fayuan Temple was built in the Tang Dynasty, situated at the south of Jiaozi Alley outside the Beijing Xuanwumen. It is not only the oldest Buddhist temple, but also the location for the China Buddhism Institution and China Buddhism Library and Relic Centre, as well as an important venue for nurturing young monks and Buddhism research.
Lastly, you are arranged to visit the Eastern Cathedral, one of the oldest Catholic Churches in Beijing. Return to your hotel in Beijing. The present building was rebuilt in 1904 on the ruins of the burned church. The East Church was originally called Saint Joseph's Church, and was built in the 12th year (1655) of Emperor Shunzhi during the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911).
|Travelling Party||Tour Cost Per Person|
|1 person||$ 100|
|2 persons||$ 80|
|3 persons||$ 75|
|4 persons||$ 70|
|5 persons||$ 65|
|6 persons||$ 60|
|7 persons||$ 55|
|8 persons||$ 50|
|9 persons||$ 45|
|10 persons and above||$ 40|
1.air conditioned vehicle
4.Englsih Speaking tour guide
5.The above private transfer is customized for you, your family or your friends exclusively. No other travelers will join in your group.
Gratuities to drivers and guides.
Hotel pick-up: Around 9:00am
Duration: 8 hours (including lunch)
Starting point: Your Hotel
Finishing point: Your Hotel
Our tour guide will contact you on the evening before your departure date by calling you or leaving a message at your hotel room and fix the pick-up time for the next day morning.
1. Please use our online booking or send your travel request via email to . You are also welcome to call us at 00 86 10 67160201 ext 1006 or 1007. For non-office hour emergency booking, please dial 0086 13520598855 ( English speaking staff on duty available from 8:00 to 21:00 daily).
2. Our real trip advisors will have your booking confirmed no more than one working day. When your booking is confirmed, you will get a confirmation email or call from us, which includes the confirmed detailed itinerary with prices.
3.Way of Payment
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