CHINA PORTS AND CITIES
The Greatest Wall you will Ever Walk on your Cruise to Beijing, China
Cruise and stay in Beijing, the ancient capital of China and a treasure-trove of historic wonders, the capital city of The People's Republic of China sprawls over a vast area and sustains a population of more than 11 million. It has been the seat of power in China since the days of Kublai Khan. Take in everything from the relaxed pleasure of lunch with a local family at home in the Hutongs to the once- in-a-lifetime thrill of walking on the Great Wall. Explore historic Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, and visit the pandas at the Beijing Zoo. Venture to the Valley of the Ming Tombs and the 2008 Olympic Green and its famous Bird's Nest Stadium. On our tours experience the heart of this immense metropolis, the Forbidden City, more than five centuries old. Its 9,999 rooms have been meticulously refurbished. Tiananmen Square, the world's largest central city square and the site of various historical events, is flanked by significant edifices including the Chinese Revolution History Museum, Mao's Mausoleum, the Great Hall of the People, Tiananmen (Heavenly Peace Gate) Tower and the Qianmen, and Front Gate. The daily sunrise and sunset flag ceremonies are exceptional. We also offer a flight to Xian the home of the world-famous Terracotta Warriors Museum. All this is part of your amazing Far East Cruise and tour package and we may even pick you up from your house, just ask nicely!