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2-Day Private Beijing Highlight Tour with Great Wall and Optional Evening Show

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    Day 1: Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace

    Stop At: Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang), West Changan Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100006 China
    Tian'anmen Square is now the world's largest urban square. Up to 1 million people can assemble in the square. Modern buildings such as the Great Hall of the People and the National Museum of China make the Tian'anmen Square even more splendid.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Forbidden City-The Palace Museum, No.4 Jingshanqian Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100009 China
    Visit the largest and best-preserved ancient imperial palaces group with 500 years history. The palace was built between 1406 and 1420, but was burnt down, rebuilt, sacked and renovated countless times, so most of the architecture you can see today dates from the 1700's and onwards.
    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Temple of Heaven, Tiantan Road, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100050 China
    The place where the Emperors prayed for peace and harvest. It is located in the southern part of Beijing, and had been one of the most holy places for the whole country for more than five centuries. It used as a complex of sacrificial buildings for the Ming and Qing emperors.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Summer Palace (Yiheyuan), No.19 Xinjian Gongmen Road, Haidian District, Beijing 100080 China
    One of China's largest imperial garden. Summer Palace was originally a royal garden and a temporary dwelling palace for emperors of Qing Dynasty, Summer Palace presents itself with different views for different seasons.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Meals included:
    • Lunch
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 2: Mutianyu Great Wall and Ming Tomb

    Stop At: Ming Tombs (Ming Shishan Ling), Ming Shisan Ling Area, Changling Town, Changping District, Beijing 102213 China
    This is the best preserved tomb cluster in the world with the most emperors, making it be perfect destination for you to understand how ancient imperial tombs were constructed. You will visit the Chang Tomb, the earliest tomb is Changling, which was the tomb for Emperor Chengzu Zhu Di. The succeeding 12 emperors of the Ming Dynasty all had their tombs built around Changling, thus forming the 13 Ming Tombs.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Mutianyu Great Wall, Mutianyu Road, Huairou District, Beijing China
    Mutianyu Great Wall is located in Huairou district, about 80 km north from downtown Beijing. It is a green section of the great wall in Beijing with vegetation, green pines and cypresses covering 90 per cent of the section.There are three ways to get onto the Wall:

    1. Taking chairlift to the Great Wall - to the 6th Watchtower

    ( or where you can take a toboggan down)

    2. Walking up the Great Wall along the stone steps

    (like a mountain hike - 50 minute hike) - to the 10th or 8th Watchtower

    3. Taking cable car up and down to the Great Wall - to the 14th Watchtower
    Duration: 2 hours

    Meals included:
    • Lunch
    No accommodation included on this day.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Your hotel in Beijing (within the 5th ring road)
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Duration
    2 days
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • 2x Lunch
    • Afternoon tea
    • Local Lunch
    • Professional English guide and skill driver
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off(inside 5th ring road)
    • Private tour
    • VIP access to the forbidden city (skip long lines)
    • Great Wall cable car
    • Evening show (if Private Tour with Show tour option is selected)
    • Entry/Admission - Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang)
    • Entry/Admission - Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of Heaven
    • Entry/Admission - Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
    • Entry/Admission - Ming Tombs (Ming Shishan Ling)
    • Entry/Admission - Mutianyu Great Wall
    Exclusions
    • Hotel Accommodation
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
    • Passport name and number is required at time of booking for all participants (for getting attraction tickets)
    • Forbidden City is closed on every Monday. If Monday is the first day of tour, you will visit Great Wall instead and go to Forbidden City on Tuesday.
    • If you wish to have tour guide service other than English and Chinese speaking, please make your booking at least 3 days in advance
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    My friend and I book the 2 day private Beijing highlight. The first day our guide got sick before lunch after we visit only 2 sites on our list and had to go to the hospital. We tried to still continue our journey with the non-speaking driver but it was a lot of work and
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    Nice guide, good driver and good vehicle. Days not to long from 8 till 15. We decided to go to the Olympic park an see had a great time
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    Had the most remarkable family tour that not only had everything we wanted done perfectly but we felt everything we did at each instance. I want to specifically appreciate the fact that our guide and driver cared for both our kids to the extent of making an activity for them
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