Beijing has dazzled travelers since the days of Marco Polo. From the enchanted serenity of the Summer Palace Gardens to the ‘Bird’s Nest’ Olympic Stadium, past and present Beijing, swirl by in a kaleidoscope of unforgettable memories.
Free excursions across Beijing showcase The Forbidden City, the best preserved imperial palace in China and the largest ancient palatial structure in the world, as well as Historic Tiananmen Square, the Monument of the National Heroes, the Great Hall of the People, the National Museum of China, and the Mausoleum of Mao Zedong.
FREE 3-Night Post-Cruise Land Program
Guests sailing on the Cherry Blossoms & Lotus Flowers itinerary departing Tokyo on March 7, 2016, have the option to complement their voyage with a free 3-night post-cruise land program. On this once-in-a-lifetime program, guests enjoy a scenic ride to the Great Wall at Juyongguan, where they will explore the famed wall that can be seen from space. Yet, the program highlights are far from over. Guests will also visit the Ming Tombs, the Temple of Heaven and delight in a traditional Peking duck dinner at a renowned local restaurant – all while enjoying a 3-night stay at a luxury hotel.