Very few ex-pats are aware that the campus of Beijing (Peking) University is is situated on a former royal garden and known throughout China for its beautiful campuses. The Peking University's campus site is also situated near the Summer Palace and the Old Summer Palace; the area is traditionally where many of Beijing's most renowned gardens and palaces were built.
Surrounded by Weiming lake, the campus retains many traditional Chinese-style landscaping including traditional houses, gardens, pagodas as well as many notable historical buildings and structures.
The university also hosts many museums, such as the "Museum of University History" and the "Arthur M. Sackler Museum of Art and Archaeology." Notable items in these museums include funerary objects that were excavated in Beijing and date back thousands of years from the graves of royalties of the Warring States period. There are ritual pottery vessels as well as elaborate pieces of jewelry on display. There are also bones of human remains set up in the traditional burial style of that period.
CCC will take you for a stroll through its grounds, accompanied by in depth introduction to its history, education, examine & employment, and famous figures from the University and nearby Tsinghua University.
Where: CCC guide meets you with a CCC flag under the Boya Pagoda by the Weiming Lake - the landmark structure of the campus. It is near the East Gate of the University. The walk ends also near the East Gate. Most students of the university speak some English, so ask them directions.
Or pick you up at your place if you book a private tour with us and transportation is involved.
How to get there:
Take subway Line 4 and get off at Beida Dongmen (east gate of the university) Exit D. Then the east gate is just on the left hand side of the Exit D.
Note: you have to bring your personal ID or passport to get into the university.
CCC Travel does not offer regular set packages for this tour. However we are happy to help you plan a private custom-made one. Please scroll this web page down to check non-negotiable fixed prices and propose a date for your own group. Please note that we do not create a private tour and then make it available for individual people to join. We also do not contact other people to add to a group tour. Similarly, we can create custom-made private journeys for you and your family or friends or co-workers at set-prices.
Bespoke tour Prices:
RMB 2,200 for 1-4 people
RMB 500/ person for 5-6 people
RMB 450/ person for 7-9 people
RMB 420/ person for 10 people and above
0-4 years old for free
5-7 years old have 50% off
8-11 years old have 20% off
CCC services include:
* CCC's own experienced English speaking expert/ guide.
* Admission fee for all sights in the program.
CCC services exclude:
* Hotel/ home pick-up & drop-off service, quailty, air-conditioned vehicle.
1. We must check the date:
The CCC’s guide or expert may not be available at the time frame you would like to book. We will have to check with them first before we can confirm the time with you.
2. Prepayment is necessary:
Once the guides/experts are confirmed, prepayment is required so we can book his/her time. Click here for details Payment method
3. Corporate Clients
All prices listed are for private individuals. Corporate clients will be separately quoted.