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• USD $ 79 / per adult / child
(*** Tour Operates only with a Minimum of 2 People Joining)
Today’s sightseeing starts at the Temple of Heaven, a fascinating complex of imperial cult buildings centered on a sacrificial altar pavilion. Constructed in the early 15th century, the temple compound was used by China’s Emperors to perform animal sacrifices that they believed would secure bountiful harvests. Next,continuous your visit to Lama Temple (Yonghegong). The Lama Temple was built as a mansion for Emperor Yongzheng in the Qing Dynasty when he was a prince. In 1744, the temple was converted into a lamasery and the home of larger numbers of monks from Mongolia and Tibet. The lamasery has five halls. The prayer halls contain many superb statues including the 23-meter-high Maitreya, caved from a white sandalwood tree brought from Tibet, as well as Tibetan sculptures and a great copper cauldron. Proceed to the Panda Zoo to witness the Giant Panda. Then you will be transferred to Wangfujing Street, the most famous pedestrian shopping street in China, where you can find many exotic treats like scorpion skewers. A traditional Peking Duck lunch is provided during the tour.