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3-Hour Mini-Group Trip to Tiananmen Square & Forbidden City

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Pass By: Beijing Subway, Beijing 100044 China

Meet your guide and group at a convenient Beijing Qianmen Subway Station 前门站 ( Line 2, Exit A) at 9:00am to begin your tour.

Stop At: Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang), West Changan Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100006 China

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

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Forbidden City-The Palace Museum, No.4 Jingshanqian Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100009 China

Then, 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, heading to the magnificent Forbidden City, the largest Imperial Palace in the world. You’ll spend a couple of hours wandering around this amazing example of Imperial architecture and learning about the history of the palace.

You can visit the major palaces along central axis : Meridian Gate - Gate of Supreme Harmony - Hall of Supreme Harmony - Hall of Central Harmony - Hall of Preserved Harmony - Hall of Mental Cultivation - Hall for Ancestral Worship (Clock and Watch Hall) - Hall of Imperial Supremacy (Treasure Gallery) - Palace of Tranquil Longevity - Qianlong Garden - Well of Concubine Zhen - Imperial Garden- Gate of Divine Might.

Enter from south gate to Forbidden City and end at the north gate. If you want to spend longer inside the Forbidden City then say goodby to you at the grounds of the Imperial Garden.

Please note: Tour includes the entrance ticket to Forbidden City, and require you to bring passport or passport copies on the travel day.

Duration: 2 hours
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Important Information
Departure Point
Qianmen, Dongcheng, Beijing, China
Departure Time
9:00 AM
Duration
3h
Return Details
The Palace Museum, 4 Jingshan Front St, Dongcheng Qu, Beijing Shi, China, 100009
Inclusions
  • English-speaking tour guide service fee
  • Entry/Admission - Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
Exclusions
  • Meals
  • Transportation
  • Gratuity to the guide and driver
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Please offer all passport number and name for Forbidden City tickets booking and bring passport or passport copy during the tour
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Excellent tours made all the more so by the knowledge of our guides - Jeremy for the Forbidden City and Justin for the Summer Palace. Having a driver makes a big difference to the experience. Would not hesitate to recommend.
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  • Languages Offered: English
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