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Grayline Beijing - Private One-day Tour: Tours & Tickets

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“Private Great Wall and Summer Palace Tour”
Jan 6, 2019
“Low value for the money paid”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a spare day between meetings on a business trip, so took a private tour. The guide met us at the hotel, we had a clean air conditioned van to take us. The guide was very knowledgeable and adapted to our tour interests. It...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank JulieL3633
Vacation48368487728, Public Relations Manager at Grayline Beijing - Private One-day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review of Gray Line Beijing. We appreciate your comments and look forward to welcoming you back to Beijing! Regards Gray Line Beijing

Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

We took the 4 hours tour to the Hutong area, we paid CNY 1400, for 2 people. The overall experience was not impressive: the guide talked to fast, was difficult to understand his English; the Rickshaw driver looked the tip given as it was not...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 12 April 2018

The tour was expensive and you do not get value for your money service. we were rushed into Suzhou to walk by the canal side for half an hour and when we asked to take a boat ride and pay for it, we were told...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank salimotravel
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

Very expensive and no real value. Guide had no qualms saying he and the driver expect a tip. Tour shorter than prescribed time by 45 mins. Obligatory stop at 'fake' factory for forced shopping.

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank cdrcdr
Murphy S, Product Manager at Grayline Beijing - Private One-day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Hi cdrcdr, Thank you for your review, we are disappointed to hear that this is the experience you had with us. Can you please email info@grayline.com.cn quoting reference number C00003 and we will follow this up accordingly. Regards

Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

We were told that this is the best part of the great wall. Booked it in our hotel with grayline tours. You'll arrive at the cable car station. You can go by closed cable car, open cable car and by stairs. I took the stairway....More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank AlexisvanDam
Murphy S, Product Manager at Grayline Beijing - Private One-day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Hi AlexisvanDam, Thank you for your comments, we hope you enjoyed your trip to the Great Wall of China! Regards,

Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

Great to see the Great Wall and the forbidden city but was disappointed with this tour overall. Tour guide was very good and I leaned a lot about the Chinese history but there was alit of time wasted with trips to silk, jade and tea...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Brendan R
Murphy S, Product Manager at Grayline Beijing - Private One-day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Hi Brendan R, Thank you for your comments, we are glad to hear you enjoyed the Great Wall and Forbidden City but disappointed to hear your other comments. Could you email info@grayline.com.cn and quote the reference number C00004? We will follow up accordingly. Regards

Reviewed 10 May 2015

It's the only way to see Beijing. We hired Grayline for a private tour of the city including, Tian’anmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace, Yuanhou Siilk and Pearl Market and finally the Birds Nest @ the Olympic Park. It was a full...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank tomsX6461VE
Murphy S, Product Manager at Grayline Beijing - Private One-day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Hi Tom S, Thank you for your positive comments! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your tour in Beijing and we look forward to welcoming you back to Beijing. Regards,

Reviewed 18 April 2015 via mobile

A thoroughly interesting tour with the knowledgeable "Bill" from Grey line Tours. We began with a walk through the Forbidden City. Bill gave us loads of entertaining facts throughout.He pitched it perfectly,enough but not too much information, as we needed to keep moving due to...More

Date of experience: April 2015
1  Thank Mary B
Murphy S, Product Manager at Grayline Beijing - Private One-day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Hi Mary B, Thank you for your positive comments! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your tour in Beijing and we look forward to welcoming you back to Beijing. Regards,

Reviewed 23 January 2015

I booked the 'Essential Beijing tour' with Grayline Tours, which included the Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City and the Badaling Great Wall. Our tour guide was friendly, and knew what he was talking about. He also provided us with local information that could help us...More

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank Amna S
Murphy S, Product Manager at Grayline Beijing - Private One-day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Hi Amna S, Thank you for your positive comments! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your tour in Beijing and we look forward to welcoming you back to Beijing. Regards,

Reviewed 30 November 2014

We took 2 tours with Grayline that we organized through the Kerry Center hotel. The first was the Essential Beijing tour covering to Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City and the Badaling Great Wall. The tour guide was good and we did enjoy most of the...More

Date of experience: November 2014
2  Thank JimNancyT
Murphy S, Product Manager at Grayline Beijing - Private One-day Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Hi JimNancyT, Can you please email us at info@grayline.com.cn quoting the reference number C00005? We will follow this up accordingly. Best,

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