Be inspired by Beijing's creativity and artistry on this small group tour of Beijing art and architecture. See the changing history of Beijing reflected through its iconic landmark buildings. Visit the Lama Temple and explore the galleries at the 798 Art Zone. A maximum of 12 people are allowed on your tour, which gives you a more personalized experience of this city's burgeoning art scene.
A new cultural revolution has taken hold in Beijing, with a burgeoning art scene and cutting edge architecture. Old Soviet-inspired architecture interspersed with traditional and ultra-modern buildings make Beijing a city of the future. You can admire it all on your Beijing art and architecture tour.
After you are picked up by your local guide, pay a visit first to the Lama Temple, where you can admire in wonder at this magnificent structure and its fascinating 300-year old history. Then, as you travel along some of Beijing's main roads, pass iconic landmarks that are redefining the city's urban scene.
Then, experience the 798 Art Zone, a former factory precinct that is now home to some of China's most prestigious and up-and-coming artists and designers. Here you will find the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, a non-profit gallery that presents exhibitions of both established and emerging Chinese artists.Take some time to wander through the different installations and galleries.
Head to a local Chinese restaurant expertly chosen by your guide to enjoy a traditional Chinese dinner. Afterward, soak in the nighttime scene as you stroll along a local community market and discover local pastimes.
End your day with a visit to the Beijing Olympic Games site and the infamous Water Cube and Bird's Nest, beautifully lit up against the nighttime scenery. Additional Info
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Minimum age is 6 years Departure Date Daily Departure Time 2pm Tour Details Beijing Architecture and 798 Art Zone Small Group Tour