Temple of Heaven Private Tour

Update on: 2018-February-25

Located in downtown Beijing, Temple of Heaven is the place the Ming and Qing dynasties for annual ceremonies of prayer to Heaven for good harvestTemple of Heaven. Temple of heaven is one of the must visit places in Beijing. But most tours only arrange 1 hour in Temple of Heaven. So tour guide can only led travelers to visit main places in this attractions.
There was a traveler asked our tour guide, why we do not visit “Nanshenchu” and "Zaishengting". There are many interesting places in Temple of Heaven except the main places. They are not available in an organized tour, but many travelers are interested in them. So Beijingservice designed some tour based on this request to offer a chance for travelers to discover the famous attraction.

Tour Products

Temple of Heaven Half Day Private Tour
This private tour offers the easy and fast way to visit Temple of Heaven within 4 hours.
Private vehicle and guide are included.

One day private tour to Temple of Heaven
This tour offers a deep tour of Temple of Heaven. If you like, after the visiting of Temple of Heaven, you may visit the Hongqiao Market (if time permit), which is closed to Temple of Heaven.

Add-on tours of Temple of Heaven
After organized tour, you may take a deep tour of Temple of Heaven if you feel you love Temple of Heaven. We will show you all interesting places in Temple of Heaven.

Temple of Heaven Layover tour
Temple of HeavenThis tour covers the visiting of Temple of Heaven as well as double way transfer between Beijing International Airport and Temple of Heaven.
This private tour is based on at least 5 hours in Beijing including the double way airport transfer.

Beijing one day private tour covers Temple of Heaven
The following Beijing one day tour routes covers the visiting of Temple of Heaven:
BJ-PO-04-A Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace
BJ-PO-04-D Zoo, Hutong, Confucius Temple and Tiananmen Square

Beijing private package include Temple of Heaven
We suggest 4 days Classic Beijing private tour 
This 4 days private tour combine most top attractions in Beijing include a private visit to Temple of Heaven.
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Visiting routes

Most travelers will enter the Temple of Heaven from south gate, and then visit along the central axis from south to north. Then walk out of the attraction after visiting of Hall of prayer for Good Harvests.

Visiting Time

Temple of HeavenTemple of Heaven is a big attraction. It needs around one hour to visit the main places. If you want to discover the place in deep, 3 hours to 5 hours is needed.
Travelers may visit Temple of Heaven in any season because there are not so many trees in the attraction. The season will not affect the scenery so much. Only it is cold in winter and hot in summer.


Temple of Heaven is located in downtown. If you need a quick private tour within half day, then private vehicle is necessary. Travelers may reach Temple of Heaven via subway, public bus or taxi if you prefer to visit the Temple of Heaven public transfer tour with an English speaking guide.

Temple of Heaven Related Information

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There is no restaurant in Temple of Heaven. But there are many good restaurants nearby. Please prepare food with you if you prefer to take a deep tour and cover the lunch time in Temple of Heaven.

Attractions nearby

Hongqiao Market is just cross the road on the east of side of Temple of Heaven. Cloth, pearl, suitcase, daily-use, local crafts and even seafood are all available in the marketTemple of Heaven. Travelers may visit the market after the sightseeing in Temple of Heaven.
The Museum of Ancient Architecture and The Natural Museum are located closed to the west gate. Qianmen Street is located 4 km north of north gate.

Tour guide

Tour guide will meet you from your hotel at the beginning of the private tour. English or Chinese tour guide is always available. Please let us know in advance when you need Spanish, French or German speaking tour guide. And the tour cost is higher than English guide.


The Temple of Heaven is located in downtown Beijing. The hotel location will not affect the Temple of Heaven tour if your hotel is located in downtown Beijing within 4th ring road.

Tour arrangement

Please contact our tour advisor if you can not find a favored  Temple of Heaven private tour. We will tailor your own private tour:  travel@beijingservice.com