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Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, and Mutianyu Great Wall Tour

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Overview
This group tour covers China’s most import landmarks, Tian’anmen Square, The Forbidden City and Mutianyu Great Wall. Starting from Tian’anmen Square, the political center of China, you will pass the sacred buildings, such as the Chairman Mao’s Memorial Hall, the Great Hall of People and etc. Walking across the underpass of Chang’an Street, you will enter the Forbidden City, the world’s largest imperial palace listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site. Marvel in the palace on the original brick floor, you can admire the majestical architectures and ancient Chinese culture relics. Mutianyu Great Wall is an perfect ending of the day trip. It is more scenic with lush plants and less crowded comparing to Badaling Section. it is highly recommended for someone who wants to see the more original look of Great Wall.
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You’ll have 5 starting options
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  • 1
    Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang)
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 2
    Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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  • 3
    Mutianyu Great Wall
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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You'll return to the starting point
Highlights
  • Capture Beijing’s highlights in just one day on this convenient guided tour
  • See two UNESCO World Heritage sites: the Great Wall and Forbidden City
  • Visit a jade factory and discover traditional medicine culture
  • Savor a traditional Chinese lunch
What to Expect
After pickup from your hotel, visit Tiananmen Square and admire structures like the National Museum of China and the Maozhuxi Jiniantang Chairman Mao Memorial Hall. Next, explore the UNESCO-listed Forbidden City, the former imperial palace with over 600 years of history. Learn about the meaning of jade in Chinese culture on a short visit to a jade carving factory before sitting down to enjoy a traditional Chinese lunch. Sated, drive out to the UNESCO-listed Great Wall at Mutianyu, considered more beautiful and less busy than the Great Wall at Badaling. On your return to Beijing, discover Chinese traditional medicine culture before your coach drops you back at your hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
1: Novotel Beijing Xin Qiao, 1 Chongwenmen W St, Dongcheng Qu, China, 100005
2: Grand Mercure Beijing Central, China, Beijing Shi, Xicheng Qu, 宣武门内大街6号 邮政编码: 100031
3: Holiday Inn Beijing Deshengmen, 71 Deshengmen Outer St, Bei Tai Ping Zhuang, Xicheng Qu, Beijing Shi, China, 100088
4: Novotel Beijing Sanyuan, Nuo Fu Te San Yuan Jiu Dian, Chaoyang Qu, Beijing Shi, China
5: The Great Wall Sheraton Hotel Beijing, 10 E 3rd Ring Rd N, Chaoyang Qu, Beijing Shi, China, 100125

Traveler pickup is offered
We offer complimentary pick up service from your hotel located within East and West Third Ring Road, North Fourth Ring Road, South Second Ring Road.
Departure Time
6:30 AM
Duration
8h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Chinese style Lunch at local restaurant
  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • Hotel transfer: within East and West Third Ring Road, North Fourth Ring Road, South Second Ring Road
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance tickets
  • Entry/Admission - Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Mutianyu Great Wall
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Fee of cable car:RMB100 (single way); RMB120 (return)
  • Other personal expense
  • Shuttle bus fee:RMB15
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Cable car is optional and on customers' personal expense
  • Please provide your hotel name and address in Beijing
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • This tour ends at around 18:00-19:00. Please make sure there will be enough time to catch your departure train or flight on the same day.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • 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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We went in November, so it was pretty cold in the morning, with the early start. It does take a bit of time to pick up all the tourists, but once everyone was in, the tour went like clockwork. The guide was knowledgeable. I do think the Forbidden City tour is a bit rushed
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With a lot packed in I will break this down step by step: Pick up - late, I had to run to the main road, drove to another pick up point and then waited over 30 minutes. Was finally dropped 5 minutes walk from Tiananmen Square (my Hotel was only 5 minutes away - nearly 2 hours
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I had an occasion to visit China, its two great cities, Beijing & Shanghai. I booked for the services of a tour company viz.Tour China @ China.com. I am writing this review to applaud their services. I had trepidation of the agency's genuineness as I was booking online from
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The tour started off with mr lee the tour guide rushing us and everybody after we got pick up. mr lee was rude and pushy with every one on the bus. We felt like we were rushed through Tienanmen square and the forbidden city with not enough time to take pictures. mr lee did not
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On our China trip with CET we had a two day visit of Beijing. We had excellent guide Jennifer. Very profesional, good historical knowleadge, very helpfull and flexible. Highly recommend. Great Wall , Forbiden City, Summer Palace are must to see things. Da Dong is must to visit
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cometram
Pacific Harbour, Fiji
32
Mixed Feelings.....
We went in November, so it was pretty cold in the morning, with the early start. It does take a bit of time to
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KKLJSPN
London, United Kingdom
5429
Whistle stop and average
With a lot packed in I will break this down step by step: Pick up - late, I had to run to the main road, drove to
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Davis Mathew Chittissery
10
This is to highlight the professional handling of the tour package of Tour China@China.com whose services we had availed
I had an occasion to visit China, its two great cities, Beijing & Shanghai. I booked for the services of a tour
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TravelDeFamly
Oakland, California
34787
Tian Sq, Forbidden city, Great wall and mr Lee not so great
The tour started off with mr lee the tour guide rushing us and everybody after we got pick up. mr lee was rude and
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Dalius
31
Excellent Guide Jennifer in Beijing
On our China trip with CET we had a two day visit of Beijing. We had excellent guide Jennifer. Very profesional,
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Caroldor
Beijing, China
52
Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, and Mutianyu Great Wall Tour
Good value tour - our guide was very knowledgeable and helpful. Downside was visit to health clinic with a
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Reba
20
Excellent Beijing Guide - William
We were a group of 27 and travelled to Beijing in Oct 2019. We enjoyed our time with William from China
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Dr. Ron
Sacramento, California
7115
A must-experience when in Beijing (Forbidden City and Great Wall)
The forbidden city has history to boot, the Great Wall equally impressive. The tour guide was knowledgeable, the
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Bwellbrook
Leeds, United Kingdom
4113
Excellent tour, great value for money
Spent the day with Michael at Tiananmen Square, forbidden city and the wall. We were picked up around 7am and it
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Vivelise
Sydney, Australia
1315
Best Beijing Guide- William!
We had William as our guide for 5 days during our stay in Beijing. He was absolutely wonderful and went above and
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  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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