A morning tour of Tian'anmen Square,
the largest public square in the world, and the Palace Museum, known as the
Forbidden City; the complex of imperial palaces are home to the emperors
for over 500 years in the Ming and Qing dynasties. Some of the grand halls have
been used as museums for fine collections of Chinese treasures. After lunch you
will be driven to visit the Summer Palace, a forme summer resort for the
royal family, and take a boat ride on its Lake Kunming. This evening you will
be treated to a delicious Beijing Duck dinner.