Arrive in Beijing in the early morning.
Transfer to accommodation by coach.
Meet and greet local staff.
Visit Beijing Ancient Observatory: A chance to learn about ancient Chinese inventions for star-gazing and navigation. Explore the site of the original Beijing observatory and check out the exhibits of apparatus used to determine the exact solar time and celestial movements.
Visit Temple of Heaven Park: Explore authentic Chinese park culture where you can expect to observe people engaged in many different kinds of social activities, from ribbon dances to swordplay and diablo performing. Park culture is a huge part of everyday life for many Beijingers, and they will be enthusiastic to meet you and share their hobbies with you. We will also learn about the history of the Temple of Heaven, and its significance to the rulers of Imperial China. Not to mention the beautiful temple and park itself!