Discover one of the most magnificent sights in Beijing on this half-day tour of the Temple of Heaven. Follow in the footsteps of past emperors and explore the history of Imperial China in this stunning and sacred temple complex.
What to Expect
Explore the history and beauty of the Temple of Heaven – one of Beijing’s most iconic sights. A stunning example of man's wonder and veneration for the mysteries of our universe, and a site of annual pilgrimage for past emperors, this stunning temple complex played a central role in the ceremonial and ritual life of the imperial city of Beijing.
The Temple of Heaven is one of most iconic and enduring images of the city. It is a masterpiece of style, architecture, and landscape design.
Traditionally viewed as the most holy of Beijing's imperial temples, its sacred nature and cosmological principles can be found residing in the beautiful complexity of its design. Once inside the temple allow history to gradually come alive as you follow in the footsteps of the imperial courts of yesteryear.
Our guides will breathe life into your experience as they relate the history, tales, and mysteries of the site, as well as furnishing you with details behind the temple’s form and construction. See how these beautiful buildings served to depict a profound insight into the Chinese conception of our universe, its endless beauty, and eternal secrets.
- All transfers mentioned in the program in an air-conditioned car or mini-coach
- Entrance fees to the sights (first entry)
- Local English-speaking tour guide
What's Not Included
- Hotel room and meals
- Chinese visa
- Any other surcharges which may be announced later
Know Before You Go
Cancellation Policy :
4 - 7 days prior to excursion – 50% cancellation charge
3 days prior to excursion – 100 % cancellation charge