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Private Day tour to Tiananmen Square Forbidden City and Mutianyu Wall

  • See three top attractions in a day including Tiananmen Square

  • Visit a less crowded section of the Great Wall—Mutianyu

  • Stress-free day with round-trip private transport included

Private Day tour to Tiananmen Square Forbidden City and Mutianyu Wall
From US$83.00
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Private Day tour to Tiananmen Square Forbidden City and Mutianyu Wall
From US$83.00

This is the ideal tour for travelers with limited time in Beijing. Take the stress out of organizing transport and planning an itinerary by having everything arranged for you. You’ll see multiple UNESCO World Heritage Sites—including the Great Wall of China, and you’ll also visit Tiananmen Square, and the Forbidden City. Conveniently, transport, lunch, and entrance tickets are all included.

What to Expect

You will be picked up at hotel lobby at 8:00am by your assigned English speaking tour guide. A comfortable vehicle (non-smoking) with an experienced driver will be ready for you to explore Beijing.

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

Then you will 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, the magnificent Forbidden City, the largest Imperial Palace in the world. You will spend 1.5 to 2 hours wandering around this amazing example of Imperial architecture and learning about the history of the palace.

After that, drive around 1 hours to the village near the Mutianyu section Wall and enjoy lunch at the local Chinese restaurant. (Dishes will be ordered on the spot according to your choice at the certain budget)

Then drive around 30mins to the Mutianyu Wall which is less crowded section. You will have your choice of taking the cable car or chair lift up the breathtaking wall and spend a leisurely 1 to 2 hours hiking up and down the various sections exploring the Watch Towers and marveling at the construction and beauty of the renown and legendary Wall. You then have the option of an exhilarating toboggan ride back down or simply return the way you came with cable car.

(Pls note the chairlift up and toboggan down the wall or cable up and cable down the wall is included. If you choose to take the cable car up and toboggan down the wall it’s extra 60CNY per person you just pay on your own on the spot)

Reviews (54)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Wonderful tour

We had a wonderful day tour with our tour guide, Lena. Even though the tour seems expensive when you book it, especially for our family of four, it actually is quite reasonable for all that you receive. The price includes all admissions to sites and...More

Thank seanmO3321GZ
Reviewed 1 week ago
Thanks for a great day and great memories!

We had a wonderful day on our tour with Lena. It was everything as the website described and we felt well taken care of by our lovely guide. Lena led us through the crowds at Tiennamen Square and then on to the magnificent Forbidden City....More

Thank Scenic46933656094
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
excellent day out

We found the whole experience excellent. Although the tour was expensive, it was well worth it. The guide and driver were excellent. The guide was very knowledgable. The restaurant food was excellent as was the weather! We give it 5 stars. Please thank Jeremy. We...More

Thank Maureen S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great Wall + Forbidden City - Amazing Day!!

Had a wonderful day with my tour guide Lena. I was by myself, as my boyfriend was at work meetings. The sights were incredible (and they chose a non-crowded area of the wall to visit - my pics turned out amazing bc of this!), but...More

1  Thank charleneaschmitt
Reviewed 10 October 2018
Best Beijing Private Tour- Excellent Day with Jeremy

I cannot recommend this tour enough. My wife and I spent 10 days in China and this was the highlight of the trip. Our guide Jeremy was one of the best tour guides we've ever had. He was energetic, full of knowledge, and easy to...More

1  Thank Hockeep
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Response from zippidee | Reviewed this property |
Agreed. The guide and driver met me at my hotel too. I was at XinYuan hotel so uncertain what ring that was. Catherine Lu tours was the one I used and was excellent.