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Private Day tour to Tiananmen Square Forbidden City and Mutianyu Wall

  • See three top attractions in a day including Tiananmen Square

  • Visit a less crowded section of the Great Wall—Mutianyu

  • Stress-free day with round-trip private transport included

Private Day tour to Tiananmen Square Forbidden City and Mutianyu Wall
From USD 83.00
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Private Day tour to Tiananmen Square Forbidden City and Mutianyu Wall
USD 83.00

This is the ideal tour for travelers with limited time in Beijing. Take the stress out of organizing transport and planning an itinerary by having everything arranged for you. You’ll see multiple UNESCO World Heritage Sites—including the Great Wall of China, and you’ll also visit Tiananmen Square, and the Forbidden City. Conveniently, transport, lunch, and entrance tickets are all included.

What to Expect

You will be picked up at hotel lobby at 8:00am by your assigned English speaking tour guide. A comfortable vehicle (non-smoking) with an experienced driver will be ready for you to explore Beijing.

Your tour starts with visit to the Tian’anmen Square, the world’s largest public square. Explore the sites around the square with opportunities to take some amazing pictures.

Then you will venture northward to the Tian’anmen Rostrum guarded by the enormous and portrait of Mao for all to see and what has universally been photographed all over the world.

Next, the magnificent Forbidden City, the largest Imperial Palace in the world. You will spend 1.5 to 2 hours wandering around this amazing example of Imperial architecture and learning about the history of the palace.

After that, drive around 1 hours to the village near the Mutianyu section Wall and enjoy lunch at the local Chinese restaurant. (Dishes will be ordered on the spot according to your choice at the certain budget)

Then drive around 30mins to the Mutianyu Wall which is less crowded section. You will have your choice of taking the cable car or chair lift up the breathtaking wall and spend a leisurely 1 to 2 hours hiking up and down the various sections exploring the Watch Towers and marveling at the construction and beauty of the renown and legendary Wall. You then have the option of an exhilarating toboggan ride back down or simply return the way you came with cable car.

(Pls note the chairlift up and toboggan down the wall or cable up and cable down the wall is included. If you choose to take the cable car up and toboggan down the wall it’s extra 60CNY per person you just pay on your own on the spot)

Reviews (51)
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Reviewed 6 days ago
Great Wall + Forbidden City - Amazing Day!!

Had a wonderful day with my tour guide Lena. I was by myself, as my boyfriend was at work meetings. The sights were incredible (and they chose a non-crowded area of the wall to visit - my pics turned out amazing bc of this!), but...More

Thank charleneaschmitt
Reviewed 1 week ago
Best Beijing Private Tour- Excellent Day with Jeremy

I cannot recommend this tour enough. My wife and I spent 10 days in China and this was the highlight of the trip. Our guide Jeremy was one of the best tour guides we've ever had. He was energetic, full of knowledge, and easy to...More

1  Thank Hockeep
Reviewed 7 September 2018
Beijing and the Wall in One Day

This was an eight (8) hour tour from our hotel to Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, and then 1.5-2 hour drive to the Mutianyu Great Wall. The driver and Lena, our guide, arrived early and were ready to go. Lena was open to discussion on...More

1  Thank JohnDuran52
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile
Great day with Amanda

I booked this tour, my third of three with Catherine Lu this week, and was not disappointed! We did a one-day tour with Amanda, who was extremely knowledgeable and professional. In one busy day we saw Tiananmen, the Forbidden City, and the Wall. Learned lots...More

Thank drewasimon
Reviewed 2 September 2018
Very professional!

We booked an one day tour, it was very well organized. Pickup was on time, everything was arranged in advance including lunch. Our guide (Sonia) was very good. As we only had 1 day, without this tour for sure we could not have managed to...More

Thank Botond S
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Response from zippidee | Reviewed this property |
Agreed. The guide and driver met me at my hotel too. I was at XinYuan hotel so uncertain what ring that was. Catherine Lu tours was the one I used and was excellent.