Badaling Great Wall
With long history and splendid scenery, Badaling Great Wall attracts large numbers of tourists every year. So Badaling Great Wall is a must for your one day visa free Beijing tour.
Badaling Great Wall has its unique characteristic. The wall built with huge stone slabs on the out side. The base of the wall was built with large rectangular slab of granite stones and the top floor is paved with square bricks. Badaling Great Wall is suit for hiking for that the floor is very orderly and smooth. Especially, it is wide enough for five horses gallop abreast and ten people march shoulder by shoulder.
Temple of Heaven
In the history, Temple of Heaven is regarded as a holy place where emperors of the Ming and Qing dynasties worshipped heaven and prayed for good harvests.
In ancient China dozens of temples of heaven were built and only the Temple of Heaven in Beijing is still standing. It is the largest architectural group of buildings and unique in the world today. The whole building complex was designed in a way that made good use of color, sound, geometric figures of the circle and the square, and changes in height. The combination of building and garden helps make it appear mysterious and magical.
Originated from natural worship, sacrifice to heaven by people has a history of about 5000 years. Ancient Chinese hoped that heaven could help them by sacrifice.
With long history, Temple of Heaven is the place you should not miss during one day visa free Beijing tour.
Itinerary of One Day Visa Free Beijing Tour
First, we drive to the first destination of Badaling Great Wall. Besides, you have a chance to pay a short visit of Jade Carving Factory on the way to Badaling Great Wall.
Second, transfer you to the downtown Beijing to visit the Temple of Heaven after lunch.
Third, Then drive to the Olympic Stadium, you can take pictures at the Bird's Nest and Water Cube. Then drop you off to your hotel in Beijing.
Hope you like this one day visa free Beijing tour.