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Beijing Layover Tour to Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City

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    Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang)
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 2
    Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Point:

    1. Your flight landing at Beijing Airport Terminal 3.
    Get off the train at “T3 C”, follow the sign “Exit” you will see Exit “B“. Pass through the Exit “B”, there is a “STARBUCKS Coffee to the left. Our guide will hold your name and wait you there.

    2.Your flight landing at Beijing Airport Terminal 2.
    Through the “CUSTOMS” you will see the “STARBUCKS COFFEE” right on the opposite. Our tour guide will hold your name and waiting for you in front of the “STARBUCKS COFFEE”.

    If you're landing at Daxing airport, your tour guide will pick you up at the exit of the arrival hall.


    • Capital Airport, Shunyi, Beijing 101300 China
    • 北京大兴国际机场, Daxing, Beijing, China
    • Airport transfer
    • Bottled water
    • Professional guide
    • Private air conditioned vehicle
    • Warm coat
    • Entry/Admission - Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
    • Gratuities
    • Meal
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • If you are not able to go through customs for any reasons, please take your own responsibility. There is no refund for the same day cancellation
    • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Had a 9 hour layover in Beijing. We toured with Jenny and she was absolutely amazing! Very nice and well versed in all things Chinese. She even took us to a little tea shop before heading back to the airport. Would absolutely recommend her to anyone with a 5+ layover!!! She was
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    Jenny was great! She was very knowledgeable with Chinese history. I was with my husband and my 76 yo mother during this trip; and she was very understanding and patient. I actually had gone to the Great Wall last year with Jenny, so this time around, when I found out she was
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    Mike, our guide, was wonderful and very knowledgeable and resourceful. The driver was very nice and extremely efficient and patient. We learned a lot about Chinese culture, and the food was extremely tasty.
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    I am a tough customer but this company exceeded my expectations. I learned a lot about China. The guide and driver were both very polite and super informative. We had a recording in English that highlighted the areas of interest but we also had stories from guide who had very
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