Summer Palace – Imperial Garden

Beijing Ascott sits in center of Beijing, enjoys the superior geographic location, is one of the ideal hotel choices in Beijing, and provides the comfortable living environment and clean rooms to guests.

Summer Palace

Half Day Private Tour: Summer Palace from US$ 32/pax

1 Day Tour: Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace Tour from US$ 44/pax

1 Day Tour: Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace from US$ 52/pax

1 Day Tour: Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Summer Palace from US$ 54/pax

Summer Palace, also known as the Yiheyuan in Chinese, is located at Hiadian District, is the famous imperial garden in China, and is composed of three parts – the imperial palaces, Longevity Hill and Kunming Lake. Covering an area of 290 hectares, this garden is the largest and best preserved imperial garden in China, greatly influenced the Chinese horticulture. Based on the hill and lake, Summer Palace is an outstanding example of imperial parks and private gardens of both northern and southern China, and shares the name of Chinese Four Famous Gardens with the Chengde Summer Mountain Resort, Suzhou Humble Administrator’s Garden and Suzhou Lingering Garden. The Summer Palace, with Yuquan Mountain as its background, it is a masterpiece among Chinese classical gardens, combining the beauty of gardens, courtyards, building complexes with a total of more than 3,000 rooms in various styles, and natural landscapes. Although each spot in the Summer Palace has its own meaning, the entire garden represents the supreme power of the rulers. Every vista represents the long history and the brilliant culture of the Chinese nation. It was listed as one of the World Cultural Heritages by UNESCO.

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Pure Beijing Package Tour

Ascott Hotel Beijing takes you to enjoy the different feelings of hotel, like home, offers the considerate service and convenient conditions to every guest.

2 Days Beijing Tour Package A without Hotel (no shopping)

Price From: US$ 84 (536 CNY)

Day 1: Beijing (L)
Badaling Great WallPick you up from hotel on departure time, and drive to the Ming Tombs to visit Changling firstly, then move to visit Sacred Road. Have traditional Chinese lunch at restaurant. Driving to the Badaling Great Wall to enjoy the majestic views on Badaling Great Wall in 2 hours. Last, move to the Olympic Stadium to view the outlook of Bird’s Nest and Water Cube in 45 minutes. Ended of this day, transfer you back to your hotel.
- Ming Tombs: Buried 13 emperors of Ming Dynasty, it is the largest clusters of imperial cemeteries in China.
- Changling: The tomb of Emperor Chengzu and his empress, is the largest and most magnificent one of Ming Tombs.
- Sacred Road: Road leading to heaven is lined with 18 pairs of stone human figures and animals.
- Badaling Great Wall: The most famous and best-preserved section of the Great Wall.

Day 2: Beijing (L)
Summer PalacePick you up from hotel on departure time, and then drive to visit the Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City (including the Exhibition of Treasures and Hall of Clocks and Watches). Then drive (20 minutes) to enjoy the Temple of Heaven. Have Chinese lunch (40 minutes) in Taiyichun Restaurant. Driving (30 minutes) to visit Summer Palace, the largest and most beautiful Chinese imperial garden, about 1.5 hours. Ended of this tour, transfer you back to your hotel in Beijing.
- Tiananmen Square: The largest public square in the world with a total area of 440,000 square meters.
- Forbidden City: The best preserved imperial palace in China and the largest ancient palatial structure in the world.
- Temple of Heaven: The largest existing complex of ancient sacrificial buildings in China.
- Summer Palace: The largest and most well-preserved royal park in China, greatly influences Chinese horticulture.

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Explore Chinese History in High Walls

Forbidden CityAll strategically located at Beijing city center, is 5-star hotel with complete guestroom service and delicate environment, is ideal choice for travelers and businessmen in Beijing. With superior geographic location, Ascott Beijing is convenient to get to anyone attraction in center of Beijing.

Of course, sits at heart of Beijing, the Forbidden City is one of the must-see in Beijing, is core of Beijing tour. Forbidden City, also known as the Imperial Palace, was once home to 24 rulers in Ming and Qing Dynasties, which is the best preserved imperial palace in China and the largest palatial structure in the world. Covering an area of 720.000 square meters, Forbidden City is divided into two parts including the Outer Court for working and Inner Court for living, and the wives of emperors are stopped to enter the Outer Court and the officials are stopped to enter the Inner Court, which shows the obvious institution.

Including palaces, halls, rooms and imperial garden, Forbidden City still keeps its original features and display in rooms, in order to let people know more about the life, history and culture in this large but small city. it was once the center of power, politics, economy and culture, every important decision produce from the Forbidden City is an event in that time. without guide or maps, you must lose in it I short time, surrounded by various similar rooms and lanes, so it is necessary to book a tour online, not only for not lose in it, but also you can visit it clearly with the explanation to every spots and important places in it.

Now, Forbidden City is named as Palace Museum, collecting many treasures including paintings, calligraphies, bronze, jewelry and some private collections of emperors. It is the bright point in Forbidden City to visit and enjoy so many treasures you have never seen before. In terms of Forbidden City culture, it is actually the national culture. Everything happened in this city is the history, so Forbidden City is a history book witnesses the decline and rise of China and also records then carefully. Walking in it, you seem to pass through the barrier of time to back to ancient time to read its history.

Related Routes:
Half Day Private Tour: Forbidden City from US$ 38
1 Day Tour: Mutianyu Great Wall, Forbidden City from US$ 63/pax
1 Day Tour: Forbidden City, Hutong from US$ 60/pax
2 Days Beijing Tour Package B (with hotel) from US$ 120/pax

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Ascott Beijing

Ascott BeijingBeijing has lots of historical and cultural attractions that attract many tourists from abroad. In Beijing, tourists also should decide where they want to stay in Beijing. I will suggest you the nice hotel that located not far from Silk Market Beijing. For the shopaholic, this hotel might be the ideal hotel to stay, easy to access Silk Market Beijing. Ascott Beijing is a 5-star service apartment, is located at the center of CBD.

Ascott Beijing has a convenient transportation and strategic location close to many interesting attractions in Beijing. Ascott Beijing is close to International Trade Center, Saite Shopping Center, Wangfujing Shopping Center, Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Silk Market Beijing, etc. It will give the guests an easy way to visit those famous attractions. Ascott Beijing is 4 kilometers from Beijing Railway Station and 35 kilometers from Beijing Capital International Airport.

Entering the Ascott Beijing, you will be surrounded by modern European cultural atmosphere seems like shower in spring wind. The Ascott Beijing Hotel opened in 2001 and renovated in 2006. Ascott Beijing owns various style rooms including deluxe single room apartment, executive single room apartment, deluxe executive single room apartment, deluxe double room apartment, executive double room apartment and deluxe three-room apartment. Each guest rooms are provides with lots of DVD player, air conditioning, slippers, hair dryer, internet access, microwave, kitchen, desk, satellite television service and other facilities. The hotel is also provides conference facilities and meeting rooms for the business travelers who visit Beijing.

Ascott Beijing provides lots of facilities for example, 24 hours front desk, some restaurants, business center, currency exchange, laundry service, and others. Swimming pool, sauna, spa, Jacuzzi, and other recreational facilities will support you to fulfill your needs. Enjoy all of hotel facilities and relax after having tour in Beijing will become the things that you needs. Hotel is also provides the tour desk where can help you to arrange guests city tour during their visit. The hotel staffs are also can speak in English, they are polite and always gladly to help the guests during their vacation. It will let your holiday become easier and comfortable.

Tourists in Beijing can book the hotel room online directly on our website. Guests in Ascott Beijing Hotel will enjoy the best services and good living conditions during their Beijing tour. Ascott Beijing will never disappoint you and we are waiting your reservation on our website. Welcome to Beijing and hope you enjoy the holiday!

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Silk Market Beijing

Silk Market Beijing

Ascott Beijing is a 5 star service apartment, located in very strategic location in the center of the city. Ascott Beijing has the convenient transportation and good service make Ascott Hotel become one of the most nice apartment hotels in Beijing. Ascott Beijing also located close to Silk Market, International Trades Center, Saite Shopping Center and other attractions. Ascott Beijing is only 4 kilometers from Beijing Railway Station, 6 kilometers from Tiananmen Square and 35 kilometers from Beijing Capital International Airport. Lots of Ascott Beijing guests will visit those attractions during vacation. One of the favorite Ascott Beijing guest destinations is Silk Market. There, Ascott Beijing guests will enjoy to shopping in the whole area of the market.

Silk Market Beijing has a long history and was built in 1980. Once it was just a desolate street with only several shops between the embassy and diplomatic apartments. However after ten years, it became a world famous attraction. Silk Market also will be the destination the guests of Ascott Beijing to buy some souvenir or gift for their family when going back to their country. The total construction area of ​Silk Market Beijing is 28,000 square meters. Main business conditions are shoes, bags, leather goods, brand clothing, casual wear, fashion clothing, jeans, sportswear, knitted garments, children’s clothing, tie scarves, silk batik, craft table cloth, crafts, jewelry, antiques, paintings, fashion jewelry, watches glasses, electronic products, Beijing roast duck, snacks and so on.

In the basement floor of Silk Market Beijing, visitors will find shoes, belts, handbags and suitcases etc. Silk products are sold on the third floor for example ties, tablecloths, traditional clothes as well as dressing gowns, underwear and many other products made of silk, and children’s wear. There also provides with some tailor, and of course you must pay a little more for that. Floors four and five have jewellery, pearls, Chinese crafts and art, watches, electronics etc. And in the five and six floor, there have some restaurants where visitors can sit down and relax a while.

In everyday will be lots of foreigner visit there, so the sales people often know some phrase in English, German, Korean, Japan, Italian and many other languages. If you want to visit Silk Market, you should prepare some more energy to bargain the prices because at the first time they will give you some highest price to the foreigners. Welcome to Ascott Beijing and you will get the easy access to enjoy shopping in Silk Market. Ascott Beijing also will give their guests the best service.

 

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National Center for the Performing Arts

National Grand Theater

National Center for the Performing Arts is located at west of Tiananmen Square, south of West Changan Avenue and close to Ascott Hotel Beijing. Ascott Hotel Beijing, a 5-star service apartment, offers luxurious serviced accommodation with comprehensive personalized services and facilities. The National Center for the Performing Arts, by Paul Andreu is a magnificent and gigantic project finished a few months ago, complementing these infrastructure been built for the big sports event. National Center for the Performing Arts near Ascott Hotel Beijing is a cultural island in the middle of a lake. It is formed by the main construction of National Center for the Performing Arts, the underwater lounges in south and north, underground parking, artificial lake and greenbelt.

National Center for the Performing Arts beside Ascott Hotel Beijing is sits at the heart of Beijing. The main building of National Center for the Performing Arts r is a shape of shell; there is an artificial lake of 35500 square meters and culture leisure square, these make National Center for the Performing Arts near Ascott Hotel Beijing looks more beautiful, showing an idea of the harmony of the human and nature. During the day, light flows through the glass roof into the building. At night, the movements within can be seen from outside. This public area is highly developed in order to endow the building with its open, popular character. The complex is designed as an open forum not a place for elitist shows.

As the highest performing arts center, National Center for the Performing Arts holds the aims, concentrating on the art change life, and become the art holy land for tourists including guests in Ascott Hotel Beijing. After dinner in Ascott Hotel Beijing, you can watch a performance in National Center for the Performing Arts. Also, Ascott Hotel Beijing offers you best living environment and services.

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National Center for the Performing Arts is located at west of Tiananmen Square, south of West Changan Avenue and close to Ascott Hotel Beijing. Ascott Hotel Beijing, a 5-star service apartment, offers luxurious serviced accommodation with comprehensive personalized services and facilities. The National Center for the Performing Arts, by Paul Andreu is a magnificent and gigantic project finished a few months ago, complementing these infrastructure been built for the big sports event. National Center for the Performing Arts near Ascott Hotel Beijing is a cultural island in the middle of a lake. It is formed by the main construction of National Center for the Performing Arts, the underwater lounges in south and north, underground parking, artificial lake and greenbelt.
National Center for the Performing Arts beside Ascott Hotel Beijing is sits at the heart of Beijing. The main building of National Center for the Performing Arts r is a shape of shell; there is an artificial lake of 35500 square meters and culture leisure square, these make National Center for the Performing Arts near Ascott Hotel Beijing looks more beautiful, showing an idea of the harmony of the human and nature. During the day, light flows through the glass roof into the building. At night, the movements within can be seen from outside. This public area is highly developed in order to endow the building with its open, popular character. The complex is designed as an open forum not a place for elitist shows.
As the highest performing arts center, National Center for the Performing Arts holds the aims, concentrating on the art change life, and become the art holy land for tourists including guests in Ascott Hotel Beijing. After dinner in Ascott Hotel Beijing, you can watch a performance in National Center for the Performing Arts. Also, Ascott Hotel Beijing offers you best living environment and services.

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Ascott Beijing

Ascott BeijingAscott Beijing, a 5-star service apartment, is located at the center of CBD. Ascott Beijing is close to International Trade Center, Saite Shopping Cenetr, Silk Market, etc. With convenient transportation and superior geographic location, Ascott Beijing offers luxurious serviced accommodation with comprehensive personalized services and facilities. It is 4 kilometers from Beijing Railway Station, 6 kilometers from Tiananmen Square and 35 kilometers from Beijing Capital International Airport.

Ascott Beijing serviced apartment urge your luxurious service life quality into paradise. Entering the Ascott Beijing, you will be surrounded by modern European cultural atmosphere seems like shower in spring wind. Delicate and spacious living environment takes you into a perfect luxurious place. Ascott Beijing went into operation in 2001 and redecorated in 2006. Ascott Beijing owns various style rooms including deluxe single room apartment, executive single room apartment, deluxe executive single room apartment, deluxe double room apartment, executive double room apartment and deluxe three-room apartment. All are equipped with complete facilities such as 24-hour public security, room service, etc. Living in Ascott Beijing, you will enjoy the best service and living environment. Ascott Beijing sets spacious restaurant and modern kitchen, no matter have dinner with family, or gather with friends, ASCOTT Beijing is an ideal place. Guestroom clean service ensures your room clean and tidy, and 24-hour service meets your every need. After a tired day, you can relax yourself in fitness center, swimming pool or sauna, and you can talk with other guests in club to add you living experience.

Ascott Beijing also offers guests various delicious foods, and you can taste the local Chinese food in Ascott Beijing. Living in Ascott Beijing, you can easy to wander in any shopping area, and you can buy some gifts to your family and friends.

 

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Beijing Wanda Square

Beijing Wanda Square

Ascott Beijing, a 5-star hotel service apartment, is located at Jianguo Road in Chaoyang District. Ascott Beijing offers luxurioue serviced accommodation with comprehensive personalized services and facilities. Living in Ascott Beijing, tourists will feel at home.

Beijing Wanda Square is a good shopping place for tourists in Ascott Beijing. Beijing Wanda Square is located in International Trade Center, north of Changan Avenue and close to Ascott Beijing. Wanda Square covers an area of 10 hectares, and it is developed by Beijing Wanda Square Real Estate Co., LTD. With International Trade Mansion, Huipu Mansion and Jingguang Center, they shape a modern business area. The surroundings have mature facilities and convenient roads. Tourists in Ascott Beijing are easy to get Wanda Square.

The whole project of Wanda Square near Ascott Beijing includes North Region and South Region. The whole project appears the design idea of urbanization, modernization, informatization and internationalization in Beijing central commercial area. North Region, also the first stage project, is a business area with international commercial port. The building area of first stage is 300 thousand square meters including 4 business buildings, characteristic business street, high-level commercial chamber, conference center, underground parking lot and 30 thousand square meters’ City Forest Square. Tourists in Ascott Beijing will have a good condition to enjoy the characteristic Wanda Square.

South Region, also the second stage project, covers an area of 200 thousand square meters including a French platinum-level five-star Sofitel Hotel, two international standard’s office buildings and a large compressive tenement. The south region id designed by Germany GMP international architectural design Co.LTD, and it is a new landmark in Beijing CBD. Living in Ascott Beijing, tourists have a chance to enjoy the new landmark. The second stage project is also a core of Wanda Square. The rigorous architectural lines and meaningful design language make Wanda Square more characteristic. With surrounded buildings, they depict the beautiful line of Changan Avenue in different images commonly.

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Grand Canal Water Dream Park

Far away from the busy city life, there is also rural scenic spot in Beijing for tourists in Ascott Hotel Beijing. Ascott Hotel Beijing is located in Jianguo Road. Tourists in the Ascott Hotel Beijing only take 45 minutes to get to the beautiful and enjoyable Grand Canal Water Dream Park in Tongzhou District Beijing. You will be relaxed and happy there.

Grand Canal Water Dream ParkGrand Canal Water Dream Park is located on the bank of the Chaobai River southeast of Lucheng Town Tongzhou District. In the park, there are 180000 square meters water area. Tourists can not only take a walk on the ancient canal way, but also see the beautiful peacock in the zoo there.

There are totally five parts in the park including overwater public place of entertainment, natural scenic spot section, countryside experience garden, nationality folk custom section and the popularization of science section. Tourists from Ascott Hotel Beijing always fully enjoy themselves there.

The overwater public place of entertainment has 100000 square meters water area. There is going fishing island, green relaxation corridor, Sandieshui waterfall, rock climbing, bamboo raft, yacht, revolving boat and waterwheel winch and so on. Tourists from Ascott Hotel Beijing fully enjoy the entertainment of water.

In the natural scenic spot section, the towering tree, reed on bank of the lake and willows are all parts of this section. There is also a children play ground. Many parents take their kids to play there. On the ground, there is children electronic car, children going angling, catching fish in the steam, billiards and flavor snacks and so on. There are also many lovely animals there. You can have a rest in the “humble cottage beside lake” “hundred steps corridor” and “Old Street”. Tourists from Ascott Hotel Beijing will also taste the local family meal there.

In the countryside experience garden, there are many vegetables and fruits. Guests from Ascott Hotel Beijing always have good harvest visiting there. They pick up by themselves to enjoy the happiness of working. They also see the Chinese traditional stone roller, windlass and spinning top and so on traditional items. They attract many guests from Ascott Hotel Beijing. They talk about them even though they are back to the Ascott Hotel Beijing. They also learn more Chinese folk custom and culture in other sections.

Ascott Hotel Beijing located in such a good place is convenient for guests to visit the rural area or the city spots. You will also have good rest in Ascott Hotel Beijing. Ascott Hotel Beijing welcome to your coming.

 

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New World Department Store Wanda Branch

Traveling in Beijing, you’d better choose a right hotel. A right hotel with comfortable environment and convenient New World Department Store

transportation will make your tour much easier. After a tired day in Beijing tour, a suited hotel will lei tourists have a good rest. Among Beijing hotel, Ascott Hotel Beijing is an ideal choice. Ascott Hotel Beijing, a four-star hotel, is located in Jianguo Road of Chaoyang District in Beijing. Around Ascott Hotel Beijing, there are many shopping malls and interesting places. New World Department Store is one of shopping malls.

If you live in Ascott Hotel Beijing, the necessary place you travel in is New World Department Store. The New World Department Store Wanda Branch is located in Jianguo Road of Chaoyang District and close to Ascott Hotel Beijing. It is convenient for tourists in Ascott Hotel Beijing in distance.

New World China Limited is a famous enterprise which established in Hong Kong at first. It manages real estates, telecommunications and some core businesses. With steady financial position, diversifying business group and right commercial strategy, New World China Limited becomes the important financial group in Hong Kong. New World China Limited grapes the right chance and set up New World Department Store China Limited with best conditions in 1993. And it managed the first department store in Wuhan next year. From that time, New World Department Store started to manage in China. It is just a few minutes walking distance from Ascott Hotel Beijing. After your dinner in Ascott Hotel Beijing, you can have a little trip in New World Department Store. I promise it is a better choice and you will never disappoint about it. There are many famous brands in New World Department Store. It will meet your all needs.

New World Department Store and Ascott Hotel Beijing will always welcome you. And you can bring various gifts from New World Department Store near Ascott Hotel Beijing.

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