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2 Days Private All-Inclusive Tour:Great Wall & Forbidden City & Temple of Heaven

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We will show you the best places in Beijing in two days.Enjoy Beijing's history, culture, food, local life and so on.

Day 1.Tiananmen Square & the Forbidden City & Temple of Heaven & Hutong.

Day 2. Mutianyu Great Wall & The Summer Palace.
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Day 1.Tiananmen Square & the Forbidden City & Temple of Heaven &Hutong

9:00am, pick up from the hotel and start magnificent tour to the largest city centre square in the world-Tiananmen Square and biggest and best-protected imperial palace -The Forbidden City.

Tiananmen Square is the largest city square in the world.(30 minutes)

Visit the magnificent Forbidden City. 24 emperors beginning with its creation by Emperor Yongle in 1420 until the last Qing emperor, Puyi, left in 1924. You will spend about 2 hours wandering around this amazing example of Imperial architecture and learning about the history of the palace.(2 hours)

Lunch in the local restaurant with a glass of soft drink.

In the afternoon, visit the Temple of Heaven and Hutong

The temple of heaven was built at the same time as the Forbidden City.The It is a sequence of temples and altars set in a park. Twice a year during imperial times, the emperor and a magnificent procession of some 1,000 eunuchs, courtiers, and ministers would leave the Forbidden City for the temple. At the winter solstice, he expressed thanks for the previous harvest, and on the 15th day of the first month of the lunar year, he begged the gods of sun and moon, clouds and rain, and thunder and lightening to bless the coming harvest.(1 hour)

Hutong first appeared in the yuan dynasty (1272) and was the former residence of Beijing people.You will take a rickshaw ride through the ancient Hutong street to see traditional Chinise life.(40 minutes)

Then head back to your hotel for drop-off.

Day 2. Mutianyu Great Wall and The Summer Palace

8:0am pick up from the hotel

Mutianyu Great Wall:Everybody who visits Peking wants to see the Great Wall and for good reason: it is one of the wonders of the world. As you stand on the top tower and look at the wall snaking its way across the tops of the mountains, close your eyes for a moment and see in your mind's eye the ancient armies locked in combat, and hear the whistle of arrows and the clang of striking swords. It is a place to reflect upon the past the wonder about the future.Round way of Cable car or chairlift up Toboggan Down.(3 hours)

Lunch in the local restaurant with a glass of soft drink.

In the afternoon, enjoy a peaceful walking in the largest imperial garden in China- the Summer Palace.

The Summer palace has long been a royal garden.It was frist bulid in 1153 and was considerably enlarged and embellished by Emperor Qianglong in 1750 for his mother's 60th birthday. It was later abandoned. Empress Dowager Cixi began rebuilding in 1888 for herself,It shows her luxury.Three quarters of the area is occupied by the lovely Kunming Lake. Walk back along the Long Corridor. This 728-metre long corridor is decorated with 8,000 paintings including many from the emperor travels around the country. As cameras were not available, the emperor would have artists paint scenes that caught his eye and then have them repaint.(1.5 hour)

Then head back to your hotel for drop-off.
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Downtown Hotel in Beijing(within 4th ring rode)

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Hilton Beijing Wangfujing Parking Lot, Xiaowei Hutong, Dong Dan, Dongcheng Qu, Beijing Shi, China - Downtown Hotel in Beijing(within 4th ring rode)
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6/5/2019 - 2/6/2021Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 08:30 AM
Duration
2 days
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Hilton Beijing Wangfujing Parking Lot, Xiaowei Hutong, Dong Dan, Dongcheng Qu, Beijing Shi, China - Downtown Hotel in Beijing(within 4th ring rode)
Inclusions
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Forbidden City
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Heaven
  • Entry/Admission - HuTong and rickshaw
  • Entry/Admission - Mutianyu Great Wall
  • Mutianyu Great Wall cable car up toboggan down
  • Entry/Admission - Summer Palace
  • Private English Tour Guide
  • Private transportation
  • One bottle of water per person per day
  • 2 Lunch
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel accommodation
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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
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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My husband and I booked a trip to China for our 25th wedding anniversary. We have been to Shanghai and Xi’an, and now are in Beijing. We booked a two day tour to the Forbidden city, Tiananmen Square and the Great Wall. Our tour guide is Jerry and after day 1, we are so happy!
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By: Lisa's Beijing Tours
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Portland, Oregon
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Amazing Day!
My husband and I booked a trip to China for our 25th wedding anniversary. We have been to Shanghai and Xi’an, and
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Phenomenal day with Lisa’s Beijing Tours
Lisa’s Beijing Tours makes seeing the historic sites of Beijing so fun and convenient. It was super easy to book
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Great Tour
Had a great time visiting the Great Wall. Our tour guide Lias was exceptional.The Great Wall was everything I
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