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Mini Group: Beijing Forbidden City Tour with Great Wall Hiking at Mutianyu

From $129.00
Highlights
  • Combine three top Beijing-area attractions in a single day tour
  • Enjoy a skip-the-line admission ticket to the often-crowded Forbidden City
  • Cable car ride to the top of the Great Wall of China saves time
  • Round-trip transport, lunch, and all admission tickets are included for a hassle-free experience
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Mini Group: Beijing Forbidden City Tour with Great Wall Hiking at Mutianyu
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Overview
Combine three of Beijing’s most famous attractions on this full-day tour. Skip the line and save time on a guided tour of the Forbidden City, a UNESCO-listed site. Explore Tiananmen Square's landmarks, and then head to the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall. Ride a cable car to the top of the wall, where you enjoy a guided hike and learn about the iconic structure’s history and significance.
What to Expect
Begin your tour with convenient early-morning hotel pickup. Board the comfortable vehicle and head straight for Tiananmen Square. Learn about the area’s history, take photos in front of Chairman Mao’s Mausoleum, and visit the Gate of Heavenly Peace.
From here, enter the Forbidden City, skipping the long entry line and proceeding directly inside. Take in the traditional Chinese architecture, and hear all about the ancient Chinese emperors who lived here. Rather than visit all 9,999 rooms, your guide has carefully selected 10 to best represent the palace and maximize your experience.
Leave Beijing for the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall of China, where you’ll board the time-saving cable car up to the top. Spend about two hours hiking between the 14th and 23rd watchtowers while your guide sheds light on the wall's history and significance.
Relax and rest on the ride back to Beijing for hotel drop-off.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I would definitely recommend this tour to anyone looking to not only visit these world renowned sites but also learn about its history and significance to the Chinese people. Our tour guide was exceptional and her name best explains how she made us feel all...More

Thank veronaoliver
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This tour was one of the best I've ever been on. The fact that they keep the groups small makes the experience even better. We had 4 in our van plus an amazing guide named Jin. Communication was easy before the tour and Jin gave...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Elyse B
Reviewed 3 days ago

I went on this tour last week, with Susie as a guide. There were 5 of us in total, a really friendly group. I had a good time - with only one day in Beijing it was perfect to see some of the key sites,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Peter K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The entire process as smooth and well planned. Communication was great and everything went smoothly. My guide was William. I was picked up promptly at the prearranged time and the itinerary was outlined. At each stop William spoke in depth about what we were visiting...More

Thank colinr337
Reviewed 5 days ago

A seamless and easy way to see the historical landmarks of Beijing. I booked a mini group tour, came with a personal driver and our tour guide, her name is Cactus. She was very thorough in her historical knowledge about the Great Wall, Forbidden City...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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May 5, 2019|
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Response from goose3nbc | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You can opt to take the toboggan run, walk down or chair lift. I believe by default most everyone does the toboggan run down, only one in our group chose to walk back down. There is likely more cost for the chair lift... More
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Lynn G
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You can call the # on your confirmation. It might be viator and provide them that info. They will also send you an email when you get closer to your trip and let them know your hotel info. I changed my hotel location last... More
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