Best of Beijing: Visit Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, the Temple of Heaven and the Summer Palace – Hotel pick-up/drop-off

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Best of Beijing: Visit Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, the Temple of Heaven and the Summer Palace – Hotel pick-up/drop-off

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Essential information *

Mandatory printed voucher

Duration
8 hours

Languages

en

Starting time
8:30 AM

* All details will be sent to you upon reservation.

Description

Spend a day discovering the best of Beijing by bus.

A minibus will pick you up from your hotel and take you to explore the capital's greatest monuments.

Start your day with a visit to Tiananmen Square, where stands a monument to Mao Zedong. This square is the symbol of the influence of communism and this renowned leader on the history of modern China.

Jump back on the bus to travel to the Forbidden City. Enjoy a 2-hour walking tour of this perfectly preserved imperial palace complex which dates back over 500 years.

After visiting a traditional Chinese medicine shop, you will be led on an hour-long tour of the Temple of Heaven, the sacred place used by Chinese emperors to pray.

After a break, you'll be taken to a local restaurant for lunch.

In the early afternoon, you will visit a pearl market before arriving at the Summer Palace. Enjoy a stroll through the grandest, most magnificent palace gardens in China, before returning to your hotel in the afternoon.

Good to know

  • Availability: every day (excluding exceptional cases)
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Departure time: 8:30am (hotel pick-up between 7am and 8:30am)
  • Departure point: your hotel in Beijing
  • Language: English
  • Numerous walking tours included on the itinerary

Price includes

  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
  • Transport in an air-conditioned bus
  • Trip to Tiananmen Square
  • Trip to the Forbidden City
  • Traditional lunch
  • Trip to the Temple of Heaven
  • Trip to the pearl market
  • Trip to the Summer Palace
  • Commentary from an English-speaking guide

Price doesn’t include

  • Drinks
  • All purchases made during the trip
  • Tips (optional)
  • All other extras

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