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Private Layover Tour: Mutianyu Great Wall, Tiananmen Square, and Forbidden City provided by Lily's Beijing Tour Guide & Car Service

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Private Layover Tour: Mutianyu Great Wall, Tiananmen Square, and Forbidden City

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Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Mutianyu Great Wall
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang)
    Stop: 60 minutes
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    Pass by
    Great Hall of the People (Renmin Dahuitang)
    Chairman Mao Memorial Hall (Maozhuxi Jiniantang)
  • 3
    Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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    Pass by
    Hall of Great Harmony (Taihe Dian)
    The Imperial Garden of The Palace Museum
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Duration
8h
Inclusions
  • Cable car or toboggan to the Great Wall
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Authentic local Lunch
  • Private guide
  • Round way airport transfers
  • Private vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Mutianyu Great Wall
  • Entry/Admission - Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Souvenirs
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Passport name and number is required at time of booking for all participants (for getting your Forbidden City entrance ticket in advance)
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Please wear comfortable shoes
  • The Forbidden City is closed on Mondays. On these days, you'll visit the UNESCO-listed Summer Palace, the emperors' lakeside summer retreat, instead.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Gabrielle LF wrote a review Jan 2020
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We had a wonderful time with our guide Lena. From the beginning to the end, everything was perfect ; excellent english speaking guide, very well organized and punctual tour. We highly recommend this day trip during a long layover!
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Emily M wrote a review Jan 2020
Beijing, China3 contributions
The tour was amazing! Linda Su was so helpful and knowledgeable! From the time we were picked up until the end it was great! The driver Xie was also very nice and greeted us in the airport. We were surprised at how cold it was, however Linda Su provided us with jackets!
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Lauren C wrote a review Jan 2020
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I tagged on a couple of days to a business trip and flew over to Beijing from Hong Kong. I booked this trip for the Sunday, as I had the whole day free. The main attraction I wanted to visit was the Great Wall, so this trip ticked all the boxes. I had Jeffery as my tour guide
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Francis R wrote a review Jan 2020
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Thank you to our tour guide Jerry and our driver Mr. Xie for showing us such a wonderful time during our short layover in Beijing! They were all one could hope for: prompt, considerate, and kind. Jerry was very informative and gave us a solid background and history on all the
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Drew F wrote a review Jan 2020
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Great way to spend a layover in Beijing. We had no issues doing the 144 hour visa-free transit as Americans (other than the airport check-in at home taking a few minutes longer than usual). There was a counter right after getting off the plane to show your onward ticket before
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By: Lily's Beijing Tour Guide & Car Service
761sidneyg
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My wife and I had two great tours with Sherry
Sherry did a fantastic job showing us some of the best and most important sights in Beijing. She had already booked
Saschant
Saschant
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The best guide
When life gets back to normal and you want to explore Beijing Jerry will take care of you. He was great, informativ
AlastairB_13
AlastairB_13
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Very well organised, excellent guide
We were met by our guide Sally at our hotel who outlined what we would do that day. Then it was off to Tiananmen Sq
adamwookieb
adamwookieb
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Excellent Summer Palace Tour
My partner and I really wanted to see the Summer Palace in Beijing so we organised this half day tour not knowing i
GLBell2842
GLBell2842
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Amazing Day!
Our tour was comprehensive and Sherry was great and easy to communicate with!! Sherry was knowledgeable and accommo
G2604ZYpaulaa
G2604ZYpaulaa
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Great Day!
The tour was comprehensive and Sherry was great!! Sherry was knowledgeable and accommodating. She made sure everyo
Pandycake87
Pandycake87
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GREAT WALL AND TOUR
Really well organised and interesting tour of Forbidden City and Great Wall. Jerry our tour guide was brilliant, so
felix142000
felix142000
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Disappointed
We booked two tickets and only put in one passport. We got reminded that both numbers are needed so we sent them. I
S1396KRmikew
S1396KRmikew
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Great tour and amazing place!
Linda was our guide and was very professional and informative. Most of the time her English was great but at times
matthewdL1529MI
matthewdL1529MI
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Astounding, Breathtaking, Magic , Memorable , Professional
This by far was one of the most amazing days I have had. SUSAN was my guide for the day and she was MORE THAN AMAZI
Bevlainda
Bevlainda
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Amazing place huge palace really WoW
It was fantastic and magical all st once! The place has an ancient energy very unique with a story to tell around e
RachAel_BAP
RachAel_BAP
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Great service!!
Linda and Xie were amazing! Seamless pick up from the airport and we had an amazing tour of the wall.
Jane K
Jane K
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Great way to spend a day in Beijing
I was traveling for work with two colleagues and we had one day for some exploration. What a great tour- a perfect
Pete_M017
Pete_M017
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A tour not to be missed!!
A in-depth look at most of China.s best tourist attractions with Paul our guide who is there to please and prides
DrChanti
DrChanti
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Awe-inspiring day! Highly recommended!
This tour was absolutely the BEST!! Sherry was our guide and she was phenomenal. She was so warm and friendly and e
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