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2-Day Small-Group Beijing Boutique Tour: Forbidden City, Mutianyu Great Wall, Summer Palace and Temple of Heaven

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  • Beijing sightseeing tour over two days
  • Enjoy a great overview and orientation of the city, ideal for first-time visitors
  • See sights like Tian'anmen Square and the Summer Palace
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2-Day Small-Group Beijing Boutique Tour: Forbidden City, Mutianyu Great Wall, Summer Palace and Temple of Heaven
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2-Day Small-Group Beijing Boutique Tour: Forbidden City, Mutianyu Great Wall, Summer Palace and Temple of Heaven
US$220.00
Overview
Enjoy an in-depth sightseeing experience over two days with this comprehensive Beijing city tour. With a knowledgeable guide, you’ll visit major attractions like Tian'anmen Square, the Forbidden City, the Summer Palace, the Temple of Heaven and the Great Wall of China at Mutianyu. Transportation between attractions and lunch on both days are included. (Note: Hotel stay is not included; you must have your own accommodation in Beijing.)
What to Expect
Day 1: Tian'anmen Square, Forbidden City, and Mutianyu Great Wall
  • 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM: Hotel pick-up, visit Tian'anmen Square. Your guide will be waiting for you in the lobby in the morning. A comfortable car will transfer you and your guide to historic Tian’anmen Square where the famous Chairman Mao's portrait is hanging on the wall of the Gate of Heavenly Peace.
  • 8:30 AM - 10:30 PM: Visit Forbidden City. The Forbidden City is the world’s largest imperial palace with 9,999½ imperial chambers, home to 24 emperors in the Ming and Qing dynasties (1420–1911). Your tour guide will help you explore 10 carefully selected places in the Forbidden City, recommended by our local experts, while other group tours only visit 6 spots briefly.
  • 10:30 PM - 1:30 PM: In the afternoon travel 1.5 hour from downtown Beijing to the Great Wall at Mutianyu and enjoy lunch at a restaurant at the foot of the great wall.
  • 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM: Visit the Great Wall of China at Mutianyu. In the afternoon you'll visit the most beautiful part of the Great Wall at the Mutianyu section where it is less crowded and has better views than other sections of Great Wall. We will use a cable car to ascend and descend from the Great Wall, instead of spending about 40 minutes climbing steps.
  • 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM: Transfer back to your hotel.
Day 2: Summer Palace, Temple of Heaven and Jingshan Park.
This day you'll deeply explore Beijing by visiting the famous imperial garden - Summer Palace and walk the most beautiful part of the palace - the West Lake. After having a Beijing local-style lunch, you'll visit Temple of Heaven where the emperors used to pray for rain and good harvest. Later you'll have a birds-eye view of Beijing city and the Forbidden City by visiting the Jingshan Park. After that, your guide and driver will transfer you back to the hotel - making a perfect end to your Beijing panoramic tour.
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Reviewed 4 days ago
Best Experience In Beijing

I booked the two days small group tour with an english speaking tour guide, so my 12 year old child can learn the history of Beijing. Our tour guide Smile was wonderful, she was well versed in English and she was very knowledgeable about the...More

Thank jessicayqli
Reviewed 6 days ago
Awesome 2 day tour!

My husband and I had a wonderful 1 week holiday in China and the highlight was definitely the 2 day fascinating, in depth tour we did with Smile. She was not just a very knowledgeable guide, but also took care of every small detail so...More

1  Thank mmathur5
Reviewed 1 week ago
Best tour of our trip - treated like treasured friends

We were in Beijing for over a week. This was easily the best tour, and it made Beijing come alive for us! Our tour guide, Smile, (who speaks English very well) treated us so very well, we felt like her treasured friends. We wholeheartedly recommend...More

Thank BerkeleyKimm
Reviewed 1 week ago
Small group, two day tour, exactly what we wanted!

We were only in China for a few days and wanted to make sure we say the typical highlights at the very least. Unfortunately it was supposed to rain on the day we were going to the Great Wall, but Bruce our guide was amazing...More

Thank staciehalladay
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great Tour of a Fascinating City

I just finished an excellent two-day tour of Beijing with a lovely group of five people and a fantastic tour guide. Our guide, Lingling, couldn’t have been more helpful. She was highly informed about the sights, efficient in taking us around, and spoke excellent English....More

Thank Ksspira
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BA K
16 April 2018|
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Response from Don O | Reviewed this property |
Sorry nut we did our tour Thursday to Saturday and so can not answer your question. Not everything is closed on a Monday (the Great Wall can be done then) so I am sure that the tour Company can accommodate you.
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csunga905
11 April 2018|
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Response from Don O | Reviewed this property |
Yes unless you are only staying 72 hours.
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