Beijing Evening Tour of Roast Duck Dinner and Beijing Opera Show
Beijing Opera Night Show
Be picked up from your hotel at 17:00.
Be transferred to local restaurant for Beijing Roast Duck Dinner.The ducks were originally roasted in a conventional convection oven until Qing Dynasty (1644 - 1911) when roast ducks became a delicacy in the imperial menu and were highly regarded by emperors and other members of the ruling classes. The ducks used during this period were a special breed namely the White Beijing Duck and a new method of cooking was employed, by suspending the ducks over the flame in an open oven. These two traditional methods of cooking have resulted in the two major present day schools of roast duck preparation.
Be transferred to Theatre to enjoy Beijing Opera (19:30 to 20:45).Peking opera of China is a national treasure with a history of 200 years. In the 55th year of the reign of Emperor Qianlong of the Qing Dynasty(1790) ,the four big Huiban opera Troupes entered the capital and combined with Kunqu opera, Yiyang opera, Hanju opera and Luantan in Beijing's thearetical circle of the time. Through a period of more than half a century of combination and integration of various kinds of opera there evolved the present Peking opera, the biggest kind of opera in China, whose richness of repertoire, great number of artists of performance and of audiences, and profound influence are incomparable in China.
Remark: The above tour is tailored for you exclusively. You will enjoy Private car, driver and tour guide. We also can arrange customer tailored itinerary according to your request.
Quotation: (Validity: 2006-01-01/2007-12-31)
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Quotation in USD per person
Pay cash to our tour guide in cash in Beijing. USD and Chinese currency are both acceptable.
1.Pick-up from and transfer back to your hotel .
2.Air-conditioned car or van.
3.Admission fee of mentioned attractions.
4.Meals as listed in itinerary.(B-Breakfast; L-Lunch; D-Dinner)
5.English-speaking tour guide.
Gratuities to guides and drivers,Personal expense
Pick up from your hotel in Beijing around 6:00pm and make sure each participant will be on the bus in time from different hotels. Then go to Beijing Liyuan Theatre - located in Beijing Qianmen Hotel, 175 Yongan Lu, Beijing. Upon arrival at Liyuan Theatre, you will be led to your seat with help of both your tour guide and theatre staff who have your pre-booked entrance tickets.
Beijing Opera is mainly about the tales of successive dynasties regarding important historical events, emperors, ministers and generals, geniuses and great beauties, from the ancient times to Yao, Shun, Yu, the Spring and Autumn Period, the Warring States Period and the dynasties of Qin, Han, Sui, Tang, Song, Yuan, Ming, Qing for 5000 years. Popular with western visitors, the Liyuan hosts Peking opera with English subtitles as well as acrobatics performances in the show. The show ends and you will be transferred back to your hotel around 9:20pm.
Wear casually and pay attention to the climate in Beijing.