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Beijing Private Classic Tour with Lunch at Royal Ice-house

Beijing Private Classic Tour with Lunch at Royal Ice-house

By Wendy Wu Tours

Ages 0-99
Duration: 8h
Start time: Check availability
Mobile ticket
Live guide: English

  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Local Speaking English Guide
  • Served at Ice House Restaurant
  • Entrance tickets to Forbidden City & Beihai Park
  • Entry/Admission - Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Beihai Park (Beihai Gongyuan)
What's not included
  • Gratuities
  • Children's admission tickets
  • Boat fee in Beihai Park
  • Personal consumption
  • Entry/Admission - Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang)

Departure details
  • Traveler pickup is offered.
  • If your pick-up location is not within the scoop of definition, your guide will meet you at an appointed place and transfer you back to the same location after the tour ends, or you would like to pay additional car charge for pick-up service from your hotel.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.

  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
If you have questions about accessibility, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 41501P6

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Passport name and number are required at time of booking for all participants (for Forbidden City entrance ticket booking in advance)
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

If you have questions about this tour or need help making your booking, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 41501P6

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  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang)
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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  • 3
    Beihai Park (Beihai Gongyuan)
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • You'll return to the starting point
About the operator
Wendy Wu Tours
Beijing, China

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Beijing Private Classic Tour with Lunch at Royal Ice-house provided by Wendy Wu Tours