Experience Chinese culture first hand on a 6-hour immersion tour in Beijing and get a more intimate impression of everyday life in the city. Learn about traditional etiquette, classic Confucian teachings, and more. You will also lunch with a local family.
What to Expect
Explore the ins and outs of Chinese culture on a unique 6-hour study tour that is ideal for those who want a more intimate experience in Beijing, and want to get closer to the rituals, customs and traditions of everyday life.
Under the guidance of friendly tutors, you will learn some useful Mandarin words in a traditional classroom setting, where you will also learn to follow the rules and codes of Chinese etiquette.
Discover how to write, chant, and recite classic Confucian teachings, including rhymed couplets. It will be like going back to school, but in a much more relaxed and pleasant environment! At the start and end of the class, you will try some Taoism meditation and learn the Taiji fist.
You will also break for lunch with a local family, who will chat about life in the city and show you the typical procedures for eating. This will make you a more impressive visitor to the average Beijing resident, and could even open doors to a whole new world of cultural experiences.
- Family lunch
- Learning materials
Know Before You Go
• Please advise of any allergies to food or cats (there are several cats in the classroom)