Experience the authentic Chinese lifestyle as you enjoy a rickshaw ride through the narrow streets known as “hutong”. On this half-day tour you will explore Old Beijing, study the architecture, learn about the history of the city, and visit the locals.
What to Expect
This half-day tour allows you and your friends or family to experience the authentic Chinese lifestyle in Beijing as you enjoy a traditional rickshaw ride. This tour is a great option for visitors who want to step away from the typical tourist attractions.
After the pick-up at your hotel in the morning you will be driven in a comfortable air-conditioned van, accompanied by an English-speaking tour guide. Upon arrival in Old Beijing, you will begin the 2-hour rickshaw tour. You will be driven around the hutong (narrow streets) in a rickshaw and will have the opportunity to interact with the Chinese people.
Throughout the tour you will be able to study the architecture, learn about the history of Old Beijing, and visit the locals. The people are very welcoming and have a real sense of community. On the way back you will be able to go shopping in the typical Chinese shops before returning to your hotel by midday.
- Pick-up and drop-off at your hotel
- English-speaking tour guide
- Transportation in an air-conditioned tour van or bus
- Rickshaw tour
What's Not Included
- Any additional expenses not listed as included in the itinerary
- Tips/gratuities to the guide and driver