Stone Flower Cave and Marco Polo Bridge Private Full-Day Trip

Day Trips & Excursions in Beijing

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Stone Flower Cave is a national famous scenic spot and geological park which is noted for the unique Karst cave sightseeing and a valuable informational bank on geological research. After explore the colorfully illuminated chambers of the Stone Flower Cave, and see Marco Polo Bridge which is reputed for countless finely carved lions on the railings on both sides. All entrance fees,  private tour guide, lunch, and transfer service are all inclusive. The tour will take you sightseeing only, there is no factory and shopping stops.
Your all-inclusive private day tour begins at 9:00am, and your professional guide and personal driver will meet you at your hotel. Your first stop is the Stone Flower Cave,around 1 hour and 30 minutes' drive from downtown Beijing. The Stone Flower Cave become famous since Ming Dynasty (1368-1644).Covering an area of about 1.8 Hectares, it is a multilayer Karst cave with seven clearly distributed layers. The first to the sixth layers are the scenery area and the seventh layer is the underground river. There are twelve huge "halls" which are interconnected with countless narrow passages, sixteen 'chambers' and 71 'branch caves' in many sizes and shapes.It keeps a constant 55.4F temperature all year round. It is a great place for sightseeing and refreshing the mind.  You'll break for lunch at a local farmer's restaurant near the Stone Flower cave.Then heading back to city and stop at the Marco Polo Bridge.Marco Polo Bridge was built over 800 years ago, is considered to be an architectural masterpiece.The Marco Polo Bridge is well-known because it was highly praised by the Venetian traveler Marco Polo during his visit to China in the 13th century, and for the 20th century Marco Polo Bridge Incident, which marked the beginning of the Second Sino-Japanese War (1937–1945). You'll leave here around 3:30pm to return to your hotel, arriving around 5pm.

What’s included

  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off(For Hotels within the 4th ring road of Beijing City)
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Entrance fee

What’s not included

  • Gratuities