Your tour guide will meet you in the lobby of your Beijing city hotel at prearranged time. Then heading directly to Shichahai area.
During the tour, you will get rich commentary from your expert guide which includes the history and stories about the area, an overview of Chinese culinary habits, a description of different regions cuisine and an introduction to selected specialties in the shops. You are encouraged to interact with your guide and ask as many questions as you like. For adventure foodies we do have food surprise for you, just tell our guide "You are real foodies"
Your walking tour start from Shichahai area to Yandaixiejie Street, Gulou East Street, and Nanluoguxiang Allay. You will visit different souvenir and food stops. Your food tour included 20+ different food tastings at various diverse locations, such as markets, shops, bakeries and restaurants. You will visit local haunts, get a chance to meet the owners and explore historical sites that few tourists have an opportunity to experience.
Some food tastings you will experience on this tour:
Jianbing-Thin Millet flour pancake
Beijing Suan Nai–Beijing Yoghurt
Guantang Baozi--Stemmed soup dumplings round in shape
Spicy Hotpot--with either meat or vegetable on sticks
Muslim Kebabs -including lamp kebabs, leek ,eggplant etc
Guokui -- Crispy Pancake.
Tanghulu -- Crab apple with sugar
After the tour finished, you can choose to stay longer here on your own ,or your tour guide can help you to find a taxi back to your hotel (at your own cost).