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4-Hour Calligraphy Class, Hutong Walk and Noodles

4-Hour Calligraphy Class, Hutong Walk and Noodles

Practice the ancient art of Chinese calligraphy, and walk away with a special memento, when you sign up for a calligraphy class. Pick from two different daily class times to best suit your sightseeing schedule and get ready to flex your creative muscles. Learn more about the practice and try different techniques, and leave with a brand new set of skills. Enjoy a lively Hutong, Learn Chinese Culture and people, Savor an authentic Beijing Style Noodles
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.00
Price varies by group size
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$90.00
Price varies by group size

3-Hour Hutong Cooking Class: Making Dumplings, Visiting a Local Market and Party

3-Hour Hutong Cooking Class: Making Dumplings, Visiting a Local Market and Party

• Hosted by a local hospitable family in Hutong near the Forbidden City. • Start the tour from a local market. Experience the city’s culture in this harmonious living quarter. • Learn how to make delicious dumplings. Learn about more interesting stories about Jiaozi (dumpling). • Taste your own hand-made dumplings and local snacks together. Like a party. • Enjoy the fun time after dinner. Ends up this memorial cooking experience with unique photo time.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$71.68
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$71.68

Experience Beijing: Chinese Cooking Class and Market Tour

Experience Beijing: Chinese Cooking Class and Market Tour

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Uncover the ancient secrets of Chinese cuisine during a 5-hour cooking class in Beijing. Immerse yourself in the bustling atmosphere of a local market to gain insight into the region’s rich culinary culture and purchase fresh ingredients from enticing stalls. Then, under the guidance of an expert chef, prepare local delicacies and delicious dishes inspired by ancient recipes. Cook in the cozy environment of a local home and master the techniques of sweet and sour pork and kung pao chicken. Feast upon the fruits of your labor at the end of the class and enjoy the relaxed ambience of the family home on this enriching experience.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$94.40
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$94.40

Beijing Private Tour to Huaibei Ski Resort and Mutianyu Great Wall with Lunch

Beijing Private Tour to Huaibei Ski Resort and Mutianyu Great Wall with Lunch

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Get a unique perspective on the Great Wall of China when visiting Beijing in the winter. Combine the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall, a picturesque and less-visited section, with an afternoon of skiing at Huaibei Ski Resort on this package tour. Enjoy personalized service with a private guide and convenient round trip travel from your hotel.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$228.00
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$228.00
Price varies by group size

Chinese Calligraphy Class for Small Group

Chinese Calligraphy Class for Small Group

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Practice the ancient art of Chinese calligraphy, and walk away with a special memento, when you sign up for a small-group class. Pick from four different daily class times to best suit your sightseeing schedule (a sunrise session is available for those battling jetlag), and get ready to flex your creative muscles. Learn more about the practice and try different techniques, and leave with a brand new set of skills.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$60.00
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$60.00
Price varies by group size

Beijing Private Tai Chi Class

Beijing Private Tai Chi Class

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Learn the basics of tai chi during a one-hour private class in Beijing. Your expert instructor explains the foundation of tai chi, a Chinese martial art that is said to benefit the body’s overall health. Hear about the philosophy of Taoism, and yin and yang, then practice some slow deliberate movements combined with deep breathing and focus, the essence of tai chi.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$48.00
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$48.00
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Temple of Heaven and Tai Chi Tour

Temple of Heaven and Tai Chi Tour

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This combination tour includes a tai chi class where you will learn about the health benefits of this martial arts practice, as well as some basic gestures. Then visit the Temple of Heaven, a complex of religious building used for harvest ceremonies during the Ming and Qing dynasties.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$78.00
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$78.00
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Beijing Private Morning Tour: Tai Chi Lesson and Temple of Heaven

Beijing Private Morning Tour: Tai Chi Lesson and Temple of Heaven

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This is a wonderful way to start a day in Beijing. Enjoy the ultimate stress-free experience without any transport to organize as hotel pickup and drop-off included. You’ll travel with a guide to the Temple of Heaven Park and watch locals taking part in their daily exercises. After exploring the park, you’ll have the rare opportunity to take part in a Tai Chi lesson with a Tai Chi Master. After your lesson, you’ll be able to walk into the Temple of Heaven, as admission tickets are provided.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$173.00
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$173.00
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2-Day Bullet Train Trip to Longmen Grottoes and Shaolin Temple from Beijing

2-Day Bullet Train Trip to Longmen Grottoes and Shaolin Temple from Beijing

Join this 2 day tour to travel from Beijing to Longmen Grottoes and Shaolin Temple by bullet train. Other than experience the spectacular UNESCO World Heritage, you also able to see thousands of Buddhist statues carved into the steep limestone cliffs. Have a unique overnight stay next to the Shaolin Temple. In addition, private Kungfu training session, martial arts performance are included. Come and discover the history and culture of the Shaolin Temple and admire the biggest pagoda forest in China.
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  • 2 days
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$723.20
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$723.20
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Tai Chi or Kung Fu Plus Calligraphy Learning Class

Tai Chi or Kung Fu Plus Calligraphy Learning Class

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If you love to travel like a local, see Beijing through fresh eyes with a martial arts class followed by a calligraphy lesson. Greet your instructor and small group at the gates of the Temple of Heaven then study either tai chi, with its slow, relaxing movements, or fast-paced, dramatic kung fu. Once you’re done, pick up a brush and learn the fine art of Chinese characters.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.00
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$85.00
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Calligraphy and Dumpling Cooking Classes Private Half Day Tour

Calligraphy and Dumpling Cooking Classes Private Half Day Tour

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This 5-hour private tour allows you to become acquainted with Chinese calligraphy and cooking with two classes. First take a 1.5-hour calligraphy class in the Hutong area, and learn how to do the basic strokes for Chinese writing. Then, hit up the market for ingredients before popping into the home of a local family to cook up (and eat) delicious Chinese dumplings.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$180.00
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$180.00
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Private Afternoon Tour to Summer Palace with Buffet Dinner at Central TV Tower

Private Afternoon Tour to Summer Palace with Buffet Dinner at Central TV Tower

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Spare yourself the hassles of negotiating with Chinese-speaking taxi drivers and benefit from the insights of a private guide on this afternoon tour. Merge ancient and modern as you tour the gardens and pavilions of the Summer Palace then ascend the Central Radio and Television Tower. After soaking up the views—you can see for many miles on a clear day—savor a buffet dinner in the revolving restaurant.
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  • 5 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$208.00
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$208.00
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3-Hour Tradtional Ink and Brush Painting with Calligraphy Workshop in Beijing

3-Hour Tradtional Ink and Brush Painting with Calligraphy Workshop in Beijing

Immerse yourself in a Chinese cultural activity, by having a calligraphy plus ink and brush painting experience in Beijing. This workshop lets you make your own work of art. Benefit from having both a guide and a local artist by your side, you’ll practice using the tools of the trade: brushes, ink and paper. Then try your hand at writing Chinese characters in an artistic style and paint the famous Chinese Artist's work. All necessary supplies are provided, take your completed work home as a special souvenir of your cultural experience.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$145.46
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$145.46
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Calligraphy Class close to the Forbidden City

Calligraphy Class close to the Forbidden City

Enjoy a uniquely Chinese cultural experience by joining a calligraphy class. Learn about the importance of the form to Chinese culture as your teacher instructs you about ink strokes, brushes, rice paper, and more. Central location: Easy add on to a day of sightseeing Private tour exclusively for your party: Ensures a personal experience Led by an art teacher: Ask any questions you may have Get insight into Chinese culture while practicing calligraphy. Savor a delightful Buddhist Vegetarian Cuisine.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$157.05
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$157.05
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Beijing Private Tai Chi Class and Bike Tour at Houhai Lake

Beijing Private Tai Chi Class and Bike Tour at Houhai Lake

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Pick up from your Beijing city hotel, enjoy a memorable 1 hour Tai Chi class on the banks of the Shicha Hai Lake. Practice some basic Tai Chi movements with a master, learns through clear communication, practice and feedback. Then glide around Houhai Lake and Hutong allays on a leisurely bike tour. Beijing city hotel pick up is included.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$147.20
Price varies by group size
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$147.20
Price varies by group size

Private Hutong Culture Tour with Dumpling Cooking Class plus Cricket Fighting Game

Private Hutong Culture Tour with Dumpling Cooking Class plus Cricket Fighting Game

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Explore the centuries-old 'hutongs' of Beijing, including a rickshaw ride down the narrow alleys. Visit temples and get a bird's-eye view from atop the Drum Tower. Other highlights on this private tour include learning to make dumplings, watching cricket fighting, and eating authentic food with a local family.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$188.00
Price varies by group size
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$188.00
Price varies by group size

2-Hour Private Chinese Ink and Brush Painting Workshop in Beijing

2-Hour Private Chinese Ink and Brush Painting Workshop in Beijing

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On this hands-on, private crafts workshop, you’ll get an insider’s introduction to traditional, Chinese water-and-ink painting. Create your own take-home work of art on rice paper, with personalized instruction from a well-respected local painter. Workshops include a welcome tea and door-to-door pickup from your Beijing hotel.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.65
Price varies by group size
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$90.65
Price varies by group size

Chinese Cooking Class with Badminton Experience in Beijing

Chinese Cooking Class with Badminton Experience in Beijing

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Learn about Chinese culture, food , sport and culinary heritage. Visit an authentic wet market and get all your fresh ingredients. Make Chinese Dumplings or pan-fried noodles, potstickers, dim sum. steamed buns...all of this are from scratch. Cook and eat your delicious Chinese Lunch and dinner. Receive free recipe cards, An awesome badminton experience for a more. Private guide for a more personalized experience. Hotel pick up and drop-off included. Vegetarian option available. Experience Beijingner's daily life across city.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$158.00
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$158.00
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Group tour of Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace

Group tour of Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace

Take in the impressive grounds and grand buildings at three of Beijing’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites without having to organize a single subway trip or bus ride. Visit the Forbidden City, the Temple of Heaven and the Summer Palace in a group, with air-conditioned coach transport provided to and from each destination. Walk through the grand courtyards of the former imperial palace, see where those emperors once worshipped and enjoy the tranquility of their lakeside gardens.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$58.67
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$58.67
Taking safety measures

3-Hour Hutong Walking Tour And Peking Opera Mask Painting Class

3-Hour Hutong Walking Tour And Peking Opera Mask Painting Class

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Combine your Old Beijing sightseeing experience with several different cultural activities on this immersive, multi-part tour. Meet your guide directly at your hotel, and travel to Beijing’s hutongs—traditional alleyways and courtyard dwellings that have been a part of the city for centuries. In addition to a sightseeing tour of the area, you’ll also take part in a Chinese opera mask-painting session, followed by a tea ceremony. For an upgrade, you can also add a traditional, local meal to your itinerary.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.00
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$35.00

Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square and Cooking Class at Private Courtyard

Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square and Cooking Class at Private Courtyard

Experience the best of Beijing on a full-day tour that combines sightseeing at top attractions with a cooking class in a traditional courtyard home. Head to the Forbidden City, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, for a guided tour of the palace, Tiananmen Square, and Jingshan Park. Next, enjoy a cooking lesson with a private chef who teaches you to make Chinese dumplings. Conclude the tour with your creations in a private courtyard reserved for you.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$185.32
Price varies by group size
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$185.32
Price varies by group size

Make yourself a silk scarf experience, plus private Hutong food walking tour

Make yourself a silk scarf experience, plus private Hutong food walking tour

This is one of most popular manual workshop in Beijing now, with direction given by your professional guide, you are able to make yourself a one-of-a-kind silk scarf. Then you will continue an off the beaten path food walking tour, there’s a world of delicious street snacks to be found in Beijing (and other cities in China,) that you shouldn’t wait to explore!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$168.65
Price varies by group size
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$168.65
Price varies by group size

2-Hour Private Chinese Calligraphy Workshop in Beijing

2-Hour Private Chinese Calligraphy Workshop in Beijing

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Spend two hours in Beijing learning the traditional art of Chinese calligraphy. Under the expert eye of a master calligrapher, you’ll practice using the tools of the trade: brushes, ink and paper. Settle into a quiet studio where the ambiance encourages a contemplative mindset. Then try your hand at writing Chinese characters in an artistic style. Take your completed calligraphy work home as a special souvenir of your cultural experience.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.65
Price varies by group size
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$90.65
Price varies by group size

Private Trip to Mutianyu Great Wall with Dumpling Cooking Class Experience

Private Trip to Mutianyu Great Wall with Dumpling Cooking Class Experience

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Skip the logistical and language hassles of China transport and enjoy rare access to typical rural lives on this door-to-door private combo tour. First, gain VIP access to the Great Wall at Mutianyu, a famously beautiful stretch of the wall, and explore independently. Next, visit a local farmer in their home, learn how to prepare authentic northern Chinese dumplings, and feast on a meal you’ve made yourself.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$116.00
Price varies by group size
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$116.00
Price varies by group size

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