Half Day Tour to Ming Tombs Underground Palace and Sacred Path from Beijing

Half Day Tour to Ming Tombs Underground Palace and Sacred Path from Beijing
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$58
Duration: 5 hours
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Description

This private half day tour take you to explore the famous 13 Ming emperors tombs from Beijing City. Enter in the emperor's underground palace to see the coffins and treasures. All the entrance admission fees, private air-conditioned car and English speaking tour guide service are included. Morning or afternoon tour option is available upon booking.

Be picked up from your hotel by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle at 08:30 am or 1:30 pm.

Drive to visit the Scared Path and  Underground Palace of Ming Tomb. 

The Scared Path is the best preserved and complete one. The Sacred Way (or Divine Road) which means the road leading to heaven. The Emperor, known as the Son of the Heaven, who came from Heaven to his country through the Sacred Way, also deservedly would return to Heaven through this road. The road is lined with stone statues which are important decorations of the mausoleum. These marble statues are 12 human figures and 24 animals.

Followed visit Underground Palace of Dingling Tomb. Ming Tomb is the final resting place of 13 Ming Dynasty emperors, along with 23 empresses and a number of concubines. It has a history of over 600 years. Surrounded by mountains on three sides, Ming Tomb features splendid landscape.

The Underground Palace with five chambers, the underground palace of Dingling is 27 meters deep with a total floor space of 1,195 square meters. All chambers were built of stone without using a single beam or column. Dingling is the only excavated tomb for archaeological exploration. Tourists can see precious antiques in the exhibition halls.

Be transferred back to your hotel after the tour is finished.

This private half day tour take you to explore the famous 13 Ming emperors tombs from Beijing City. Enter in the emperor's underground palace to see the coffins and treasures. All the entrance admission fees, private air-conditioned car and English speaking tour guide service are included. Morning or afternoon tour option is available upon booking.