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Private Tour-Beijing Hutong Life Experience provided by Beijing Urban Passer

Private Tour-Beijing Hutong Life Experience

Private Tour-Beijing Hutong Life Experience
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Learn a traditional Taichi lesson with you Taichi teacher in the morning, take a rickshaw riding through the old hutong alleys, walk in the locals home for a visit , enjoy a yummy home cooked style lunch here and learn the traditional paper cutting, and Chinese calligraphy with brush and ink. This tour is full of surprises.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 5h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
Chinese, English, Chinese
What to expect
  • If you want to learn some traditional Chinese culture in old hutong area of Beijing, this tour is perfect for your. 9am, meet your tour guide at the Drum Tower ticket office, at the drum tower square, join a traditional Taichi lesson to start the beautiful day in the morning. Your Taichi teacher graduated from the same martial art school with famous movie star-Jet Lee. The Taichi lesson will be about one hour,get on the top of the Drum Tower to have a bird's eye view of the old Beijing downtown area, then take a rickshaw riding through the old hutong alleys with your tour guide who can give a very good introduction of hutong history and culture. Here you can see the Old Beijing and real Beijinger's life. Then walk in the locals home for a visit and start the real hutong culture study tour, which will include learning how to make traditional paper cut, and learn Chinese calligraphy with brush and ink. All of your masterpieces will be beautiful handcrafted gifts to take back home. Here you will enjoy the home cooked yummy lunch, great opportunity to taste the real local home style cookings with Hutong old Beijinger's flavour. It is also a good chance for you to talk with the locals about their life and real Beijing history. You will finish this tour at the drum tower ticket office. Your tour guide can help you to get a taxi back to your hotel at your own expense.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 5h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
Chinese, English, Chinese
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • If you want to learn some traditional Chinese culture in old hutong area of Beijing, this tour is perfect for your. 9am, meet your tour guide at the Drum Tower ticket office, at the drum tower square, join a traditional Taichi lesson to start the beautiful day in the morning. Your Taichi teacher graduated from the same martial art school with famous movie star-Jet Lee. The Taichi lesson will be about one hour,get on the top of the Drum Tower to have a bird's eye view of the old Beijing downtown area, then take a rickshaw riding through the old hutong alleys with your tour guide who can give a very good introduction of hutong history and culture. Here you can see the Old Beijing and real Beijinger's life. Then walk in the locals home for a visit and start the real hutong culture study tour, which will include learning how to make traditional paper cut, and learn Chinese calligraphy with brush and ink. All of your masterpieces will be beautiful handcrafted gifts to take back home. Here you will enjoy the home cooked yummy lunch, great opportunity to taste the real local home style cookings with Hutong old Beijinger's flavour. It is also a good chance for you to talk with the locals about their life and real Beijing history. You will finish this tour at the drum tower ticket office. Your tour guide can help you to get a taxi back to your hotel at your own expense.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 5533P45
Call +1 855 275 5071
Important information
Inclusions
  • Private tour
  • Local home style cookings with old Beijinger's falour for lunch
  • Professional English speaking guide
  • Taichi lesson with a professional Taichi teacher
  • Lesson of Chinese traditional calligraphy, paper cut
  • Rickshaw tour through Hutong old alleys
Exclusions
  • Gratuities for your tour guide and rickshaw driver
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Duration
5h
Departure details
  • Location Name: Drum Tower ticket office in Beijing Location Address: Drum Tower ticket office in Beijing 北京鼓楼售票处 Return Location: Drum Tower ticket office
  • Beijing, Beijing
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Private tour
  • Local home style cookings with old Beijinger's falour for lunch
  • Professional English speaking guide
  • Taichi lesson with a professional Taichi teacher
  • Lesson of Chinese traditional calligraphy, paper cut
  • Rickshaw tour through Hutong old alleys
Exclusions
  • Gratuities for your tour guide and rickshaw driver
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Departure details
  • Location Name: Drum Tower ticket office in Beijing Location Address: Drum Tower ticket office in Beijing 北京鼓楼售票处 Return Location: Drum Tower ticket office
  • Beijing, Beijing
Duration
5h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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By: Beijing Urban Passer
789simpson
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Virus shutdown time!
We had a scheduled 3day stay in Beijing as part of our China tour.due to the above circumstances our great guide de
hsutts
hsutts
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Fun cooking class with an intriguing market tour
I had a lot of fun on this tour. First we went to the market which was an indoor market. This is great because it w
629samv
629samv
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Excellent Hutong experience with Dean
My wife, two kids (ages 12&14) and I went on this four-hour tour with our guide Dean on 12/26/2019. He picked us up
359cindeer
359cindeer
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Horrible
Don’t do it! If we could put zero we would. They never showed up at our hotel to pick us up. We called and they sa
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KV_14L
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Great tour guide
I extremely enjoyed this experience. I was picked up on time by my tour guide Dean and received a warm greeting. De
Mandinkadell
Mandinkadell
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Dean was a fantastic guide!!!
I booked this private and customizable tour for myself and my husband. We opted to see the major sites, have lunch
bexdunn3
bexdunn3
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Great trip
Had a great guide called Dean who was very informative and helpful whilst on our tour. Unfortunately Forbidden City
Sasha C
Sasha C
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Great Experience!
Julie was a great guide providing us with lots of background info on the sights we chose to see on our tour. She kn
Aricia2016
Aricia2016
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Amazing Trip
Traveled all over China with Owen with 3 teenage boys. Owen was the perfect guide that made all of us comfortable
Keanefirst
Keanefirst
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We love it!!!
We have wonderful day with Dean! Beijing is amazing! Dean is super knowledgeable! He shares his love of his city an
Simon S
Simon S
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Tbluetnt
Tbluetnt
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Great Learning Experience
Really enjoyed this experience. Visiting the market was educational - not mind blowing - but really interesting as
NJmom3
NJmom3
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Awesome Tour Guide!
My family (adult kids) and I just came back from spending a week in Beijing. One of the highlights of our trip was
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