Temple of Heaven 17th September, 2018 (Monday) 13:30-17:00 We will depart from CNCC to the Summer Palace at 13:30 and return to CNCC around 17:00. Departure time and location: 13:30 at venue hall of C1 gate in CNCC Price: 55.00 USD per person with a minimum of 30 participants Service including 1. Air-conditioning coach with professional driver 2. English-speaking tour guide 3. Entrance tickets of the Temple of Heaven Brief introduction The Temple of Heaven was constructed from 1406 to 1420 by the order of the Emperor Yongle (1359-1424). In ancient China, unanimously, every single Emperor declared himself as the Son of Heaven, who administered earthly matters on behalf of, and representing, heavenly authority. In order to show respect to the source of his authority, sacrifices and report to heaven plus prayers for good harvests were extremely necessary and important.