Beijing 1 Day Private Tour of Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and Mutianyu Great Wall

Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and Mutianyu Great Wall one day trip

Tour code: BJ-PO-03-B
Focus: Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Mutianyu Great Wall, Beijing one day tour
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Tour Profile

  • Tour type: Beijing private tour
  • Departure: daily
  • Duration: about 8 hours
  • Escorted: yes
  • Language: English
  • Level: easy
  • Kids or elders: possible
  • Starting place: hotel in Beijing
  • End place: hotel in Beijing

Itinerary

Forbidden City photoBe met and picked up from your hotel at 08:00 am by English speaking tour guide and private vehicle.

Drive to Visit Tiananmen Square -the largest public square in the world. Surrounded by many well-known cultural and political institutions, the square is the final resting place of Chairman Mao Zedong. The square has witnessed the founding of the People's Republic of China.

From the north end of Tiananmen Square, we will enter the Forbidden City.
Known as the Forbidden City, the Palace Museum is a treasure house of Chinese cultural and historical relics. The palace was the exclusive domain of the imperial court for almost 500 years. As one of the World Cultural Relics, the palace consists of 90 palaces and courtyards, 980 buildings and 8,704 rooms. Visit Forbidden City along the central axis from south to north for about 1.5 to 2 hours.

Mutianyu Great Wall photoAfter lunch, drive one and half hours to the famous Mutianyu Great Wall.
The Great Wall was built and maintained between the 7th century BC and 17th century BC. It was originally built to protect the empire from northern invaders. The Great Wall stretches through the countryside over deserts, hills and plains for 8,851.8 kilometers.
Mutianyu was first built in the mid-6th century. It is the longest fully-restored Great Wall with 22 original style watchtowers. Mutianyu Great Wall features picturesque landscape with 90% forest coverage rate. The scenery in spring and autumn is excellent. Mutianyu Great Wall is not so crowded as Badaling section.
Take sightseeing on the wall for about 2 hours. Cable car is optional to get the top to have a bird view.
see Mutianyu Great Wall map.

Be transferred back to your hotel after the whole day tour at around 18:00.
(Lunch)

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  • Include ↓
  • Air-conditioned private car or van,
  • Admission fee of mentioned attractions,
  • English-speaking tour guide,
  • Lunch,
  • Fuel, expressway cost and parking cost,
  • Pick-up from and transfer back to your hotel.
  • Exclude ↓
  • Gratuities to guides and drivers,
  • Cable car of great wall,
  • Personal expense.