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4 Hour Private Forbidden City Tour with Skip The Line
USD 86.00 per adult
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Forbidden City Private Tour with Skip-the-Line Access
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North of Tian'anmen square, Dongcheng District, Beijing China
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Tian'anmen EastBeijing Subway4 min
Tian'anmen WestBeijing Subway7 min
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Skip the Line: Forbidden City Ticket Booking with Optional Guide Service
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Skip the Line: Forbidden City Ticket Booking with Optional Guide Service

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Avoid any long lines or printing problems with paperless skip-the-line entry to Beijing’s UNESCO-listed Forbidden City. Simply book in advance, stroll straight to check in, then show your passport to ensure hassle-free admission directly into the ancient complex and enjoy plenty of time to browse the site’s major attractions, including the Gate of Divine Prowess, Dragon Throne, and Palace Museum.
USD 8.99 per adult
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Stephen C wrote a review Dec. 2020
965 contributions175 helpful votes
This place reeks of history from recent past , and more importantly into the grandeur of the palace started in the Ming and Qing dynasties. Tiananmen Square continues to play a key role in Beijing whereby important parades and events are held. If you can wake up early, then you should make your way to the square for the daily flag raising ceremony.
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Date of experience: December 2020
2 Helpful votes
The Weak Knee Traveler wrote a review May 2020
Singapore, Singapore11,794 contributions700 helpful votes
This is a memorial square which is good for a quick photo stop especially since it is close by the Forbidden City.
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Date of experience: June 2019
PBlyth wrote a review Apr. 2020
Tampa, Florida234 contributions70 helpful votes
Very large memorial square with the entrance to the Forbidden City to the North and Mao's tomb to the South. The Beijing National Museum is to the East and is much more interesting than the square itself. As long as the line isn't too long you can file past Mao's body in his mausoleum but there isn't much to see.
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Date of experience: January 2020
1 Helpful vote
PaulSiow wrote a review Mar. 2020
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia2,731 contributions244 helpful votes
You can't miss this. This entrance will lead you to the Forbidden city. On top of the entrance is the iconic portrait of Chairman Mao, flanked on both sides by Chinese words.
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Date of experience: April 2019
JenCapeTown wrote a review Feb. 2020
Hong Kong, China23 contributions13 helpful votes
The sheer size and impact of the square and the buildings is quite breathtaking. The architecture and historical facts surrounding the square made it a very special tourist destination. Viewing this building through a Westerner's eyes was quite fascinating, especially all the security which is subtle but very evident. Unfortunately the day we went, it was 47 deg C so remember to take hats and water in summer.
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Date of experience: June 2019
1 Helpful vote
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