Make full use of your time in Beijing by visiting the three must-see attractions in just one day, including the Great Wall, the Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square, and be escorted by friendly and knowledgeable local tour guide.Description
Your English-speaking guide will pick you up from your hotel in Beijing between 6:30-7:00 am to start the trip.
The first stop is Tiananmen Square which is located at the center of Beijing. It is the world’s largest city square, surrounded by magnificent buildings like National Museum of China and Mausoleum of Chairman Mao.
Walk across the square and enter the Forbidden City, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the five most important palaces in the world. With 9999.5 rooms, it served as home and work place to 24 emperors of the Ming (1368–1644) and Qing (1644–1911) Dynasties. You will see exhibitions of imperial treasures and collections from that time.
Before enjoying a traditional Chinese lunch, pay a short visit to a jade factory, where you can learn some knowledge about jade and see its carving process. Afterwards, drive to Mutianyu section of the Great Wall, the longest and best fully-restored Great Wall with less crowd and more watchtowers. It is known for its beautiful surroundings of dense woods. Cable car up and down the mountain is optional at your own expense.
On the way back you will visit a traditional Chinese medicine pharmacy, where you will get to learn some knowledge of traditional medicine and enjoy a free foot massage. After that, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Beijing around 6 pm.Highlights
- Instant Confirmation
- Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
- Led by a local guide
- Excellent value for money
- Lunch included
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
: Beijing, ChinaDuration
: 10 hours Voucher Redembtion
: You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.