Duration: 3 nights independent tour
Price from: £575pp
Beijing 3 nights
Day 1 Hong Kong/Beijing: Fly to Beijing and on arrival you will be transferred to your centrally located hotel.
Day 2 Beijing: A full day of sightseeing begins with a visit to the imposing Great Wall with the chance to walk along a section of this colossal structure. After lunch continue to the sacred Ming Tombs, burial grounds to 13 of the 16 Ming emperors.
Day 3 Beijing: At leisure to explore independently. Iconic sights not to be missed include Tiananmen Square, the largest city square in the world; the Forbidden City which has more than 8,000 houses and palaces, the Summer Palace and Temple of Heaven. Exploration of the centuries-old lanes and courtyard houses in the Hutongs is also recommended for a real-life link to China's fascinating past.
Day 4 Beijing: Return transfer to Beijing airport where your tour concludes.
Hyatt Place Beijing Daxing - 4*
Located in Xihongmen in the southwest of Beijing this newly opened hotel offers 144 rooms, a restaurant, bar, 24/7 convenience store, gym and indoor swimming pool with views of the Beijing cityscape. The hotel is a short walk from the subway station, from where you can access the entire capital and its world-famous sights. Each of the contemporary guest rooms are well-appointed and feature a cosy seating area. There's also free WiFi throughout the hotel, so it's easy to stay in touch with home.
Accommodation: In standard rooms at Hyatt Place Beijing Daxing which have air-conditioning, shower, mini fridge, safe and free WiFi.
Meals: Breakfast. Lunch is included on day 2.
Tour prices: The price shown is based on the best value travel dates in low season and includes flight from Hong Kong, return private transfers between the airport and hotel, 3 nights accommodation and sightseeing as outlined on day 2.