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All-inclusive Private Beijing Classic Highlight Day Tour including Great Wall

Highlights
  • Full-day private tour from Beijing: Mutianyu Great Wall, Tiananmen Square, and Forbidden City
  • Learn more about Beijing’s history as you stroll around Tiananmen Square
  • Admire the UNESCO-listed monuments of the Forbidden City
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All-inclusive Private Beijing Classic Highlight Day Tour including Great Wall
From USD 101.00
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All-inclusive Private Beijing Classic Highlight Day Tour including Great Wall
USD 101.00
Overview
Beijing is home to some of China’s most famous sights and this private full-day trip combines three must-see attractions into one tour. Stroll around the vast Tiananmen Square, marvel at the Imperial wonders of the Forbidden City, then ride the cable car along the Great Wall of China at Mutianyu. All-inclusive includes hotel pickup, lunch, and entrance fees.
What to Expect
Your tour begins with pickup from your Beijing hotel at a time of your choosing (typically between 8am - 8.30am). Traveling by private vehicle, head straight to the first stop of the day - Tiananmen Square, right in the heart of Beijing.

Jump out to walk around the vast public space, the largest city square in the world, with space for up to one million people. As you stroll around the grand square, learn more about its importance throughout history and hear about the many significant political events that have taken place there over the years.

Continue on foot to the Forbidden City, once the epicenter of the Imperial City and the largest ancient palace complex in the world. Follow your guide on a walking tour of the UNESCO World Heritage site, admiring the palatial buildings and cultural relics that date back to the Ming and Qing dynasties.

After visiting the Forbidden City, stop to enjoy lunch (included) at a local restaurant and sample some typical Chinese cuisine, then set out on the around 1.5-hour journey to the Mutianyu Great Wall.

On arrival at Mutianyu, listen as your guide offers some background information about the famous wall — a UNESCO World Heritage site and one of the Seven Wonders of the World — then enjoy around 2 hours to explore. Choose to ride the chairlift to Tower 6, returning by toboggan, or take the cable car to Tower 14 (recommended for those nervous of heights), and walk along part of the wall, taking in the spectacular views.

On the way back to Beijing, enjoy a short photo stop at the Olympic stadium, where the 2008 Olympics were held, then finish your tour with drop-off at your hotel around 5pm (depending on pickup time).
Reviews (10)
1 - 5 of 8 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Amazing tour of Beijing!

We spent an amazing day touring the wonders of Beijing! Our tour guide Susan was extremely knowledgeable and friendly. Her English was impeccable and her ability to share the history of each site helped to bring Beijing’s amazing history to life. She is very kind...More

2  Thank Adventure677793
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fantastic day visiting Beijing's treasures becuase of Helen, our tour guide!!

Helen spoke amazing English and was very generous with her knowledge Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City and The Great Wall of China. \We have recommended her to our work colleagues and friends who have plans to travel to Beijing in 2019. Next time we are...More

1  Thank lifeinstride33
Reviewed 6 July 2018
Great guide and a great introduction to Beijing

We booked for the first day of a brief visit to Beijing and can thoroughly recommend this tour as an easy and enjoyable way to see some of the main sights and get feel for this great city. Our guide April was excellent company and...More

2  Thank Jeniwasp
Reviewed 30 May 2018
Brilliant Beijing!

Thanks to our guide Susan we had a thoroughly enjoyable tour and learnt a lot of background about each site we visited. Despite having misgivings about travelling with teenage boys they too were amazed and enthralled all day long. Highly recommend!

1  Thank Kerryn C
Reviewed 9 May 2018
Great Wall & Forbidden City & Julie

Amazing day. Amazing guide. Amazing Operator. Highly recommend. Julie's English was great and she was able to articulate the history in an interesting and inspirational way.

Thank Craig E
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