POST CONGRESS TOUR -- 20/09/2018-22/09/2018（THURSDAY-SATURDAY）
POST CONGRESS TOUR 20th-22nd September, 2018 (Thursday-Saturday) Price: - 1 person (single room): 765.00 USD - 2 persons (double room): 1125.00 USD - 3 Persons (triple room): 1685.00 USD With a minimum of 30 participants Service including: 1. Hotels: twin or double room of Water Town Hotel (breakfasts included) twin or double room of Yunshan Hotel in Chengde (breakfasts included) 2. Air-conditioning coach with professional driver 3. English-speaking tour guide 4. Entrance fees 5. Lunches and dinners 20th September (Thursday) - Gubei Water Town 08:00 Departure from CNCC to Simata 11:30 Lunch in Miyun district 13:00 Departure to Gubei Water Town 14:00 Visiting Water Town 17:00 Going to Water Town Hotel 18:00 Dinner in Water Town Hotel 21st September (Friday) - Chengde Imperial Summer Resort 08:30 Check-out and departure from the hotel to Chengde 10:30 Arriving at Yunshan hotel 12:00 Lunch in the hotel 13:00 Visiting Chengde Imperial Summer Resort 18:00 Dinner in Yunshan Hotel 22nd September (Saturday) - Puning Temple and Small Potala Palace 08:30 Departure from the hotel 09:00 Visiting Puning Temple and Small Potala Palace 12:00 Lunch in Yunshan Hotel then check-out 14:00 Leaving hotel and returning Beijing Brief introduction Gubei Water Town surrounds the beautiful Mandarin Duck Lake Reservoir and leans against the Simatai Great Wall, the most dangerous and majestic section of the entire Great Wall. Gubei Water Town boasts a combination of mountains, water and ancient villages. The town is characterized by the northern architectural style, and the history and culture of the late Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) and the Republic of China (1912-1949) historic period. Most buildings are reconstructed in the traditional courtyard style. This town possesses an old-fashioned simplicity and elegance. Row upon row of houses, old quartzite streets and long Hutongs show the style and features of the old town. The Mountain Resort is in the urban area of Chengde in Hebei province. It was proclaimed as world cultural heritage by UNESCO in 1994. The Mountain Resort extends over 5.64 million square meters. It is the largest imperial park existing in the world, constructed in 1703 and completed in 1792 (during the 42nd year of Emperor Kangxi’s Reign to the 57th year of Emperor Qianlong’s Reign). Exquisitely laid out, the Mountain Resort was sumptuously built with unique architectural style. Combining the magnificence of North and the elegance of the South, The Mountain Resort is a gathering place of nationwide beauties and many famous scenic spots, which demonstrating the paramount imperial power and the Qing rulers’ thinking to make the resort a splendid miniature of the entire country. The Puning Temple was built in 1755 (the 20th year of Emperor Qianlong’s Reign). The Puning Temple named “puning” means “universal peace”, with the wooden Buddha statue enshrined (the largest in the world) in it. The Potala Palace of Panchen Lama Scenic Area is located to the north of The Mountain Resort, includes Putuo Zongcheng Temple and Xumi Fushou Temple. The temples were built in 1767 (the 32nd year of Emperor Qianlong’s Reign) and 1780 (the 45th year of Emperor Qianlong’s Reign) with the area of 257,900 square meters.