Join a guided weekend adventure exploring Beijing's local flower and fish market at Shilihe, Panjiayuan Antique Market, and the 798 Art Zone! A private tour with your own English speaking guide and private vehicle ,and no factory and shopping stops.
You can choose to start this tour at 9am, 11 am or 1pm, your English speaking guide will pick you up from your hotel's lobby to start today's adventure
First you will head to the local flower, fish and insect market at Shilihe. You will see many kinds of cute animals like turtles, terrapins, fish, budgerigars, parrots, doves, rabbits, chinchillas, cats, kittens, mice, hamsters, iguanas and dragon lizards. Jewelry and jade is another widely sold items.
Then you will head to the Panjiayuan Antique Market. The Antique Market is only available during the weekend, it is a huge market selling and collecting Chinese folk handcrafts.You will find jewelry, ceramics, calligraphy, teapots, ethnic clothing, Buddha statues, paper lanterns, Cultural Revolution memorabilia, PLA belts, Ming- and Qing-style furniture, old pipes, opium scales, and painted human skulls and many more!
Your guide will provide some shopping tips and advice .Then you will have lunch or dinner in the local restaurant.
Your last stop is the 798 Art Zone. 798 Art Zone is Beijing’s main concentration of contemporary art galleries, boutiques, coffee shops, and restaurants.
Your tour will conclude with drop-off back at your hotel.
The difference between private tours and join in group tours
High quality tour with a more personal experience. Your guide will be available for any questions you have. Furthermore, there is much more flexibility with your itinerary. Want to meet other people interested in the same activity. Click here.
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Mostly more affordable tours that have more inclusions and will allow you to meet new people and make some friends. Check out other joining tours in China here.