Beijing Imperial Dining Experience with Performance plus Summer Palace Visit

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From $180.00

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 6 hours

Departs: China, China

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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This fun tour combines a unique Imperial Cuisine dining experience in a imperial garden and the famous Summer Palace visiting. You will have an option of dressing like emperor or empress during dinner time. There is also a Chinese music show performance to watch while you enjoy your imperial meal. You will see the world famous Mask Changing during the show time. Come and join this fun tour to make your Beijing trip unique!

What's Included

Bottled water


Entrance Fee

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Private tour

Professional guide

Transport by private vehicle

What's Not Included

Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)

Emperor/Empress outfit (additional cost direct to restaurant)


Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 4
  • CHILD: Age: 5 - 12
  • ADULT: Age: 13 - 90

Additional Info

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Age under 4 is free to join
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Please wear comfortable shoes
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
Your guide will pick you up from your hotel in Beijing city at 2:30pm, then head to the famous Summer Palace first.

The Summer Palace has been listed in the World Heritage Sites and considered to be one of the most classical gardens of the world. It is a monument to classical Chinese architecture, in terms of both garden design and construction. Take your time exploring and wandering the garden before heading off to dinner.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Kunming Lake
In Summer time you will take the dragon boat at Kunming Lake

• Admission Ticket Free

Long Corridor at the Summer Palace
Walk along the Long corridor with your tour guide.

• Admission Ticket Free

Once you finish visiting Summer Palace, your guide and driver will take you to a very interesting imperial mansion restaurant. When you enter the restaurant, you will hear the leisurely ancient music, lingering and reverberating, as well as the smell of flowers and grass permeating in the air. As a common courtesy, squat down and a say "Nin Ji Xiang" (an ancient greeting, meaning "Good Luck to You" or " Welcome"). The "maid of honor", who will be holding a silk handkerchief in her hand, will lead you into this poetic and picturesque wonderland.

In the imperial mansion restaurant, you have the option to dress like an emperor or empress (at your own expense). You will enjoy a great music performance and famous Mask Changing show during dinner time.

After the dinner, your driver and guide will transfer you back to your hotel .

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

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