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Forbidden City Private Tour with Skip-the-Line Access provided by Leo’s Guide & Driver Service

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Forbidden City Private Tour with Skip-the-Line Access

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Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Beijing
    Stop: 20 minutes
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  • 2
    Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang)
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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    Pass by
    Monument of the People's Heroes
    National Museum Of China
    Great Hall of the People (Renmin Dahuitang)
    Chairman Mao Memorial Hall (Maozhuxi Jiniantang)
    Tian'anmen
  • 3
    Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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    Pass by
    Meridian Gate (Wu Men)
    Hall of Great Harmony (Taihe Dian)
    Hall of Preserving Harmony (Baohedian)
    The Imperial Garden of The Palace Museum
    The Nine Dragon Screen of The Palace Museum
    Turret of The Palace Museum
  • 4
    Jingshan Park (Jingshan Gongyuan)
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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    Pass by
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Important Information
Duration
4h
Inclusions
  • Hotel pick up ( No Private Vehicle )
  • Private knowledgeable guide
  • Attractions entrance fee
  • Entry/Admission - Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang)
  • Entry/Admission - Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Jingshan Park (Jingshan Gongyuan)
Exclusions
  • Hotel drop off
  • Gratuities ( Recommend for excellent service )
  • Transport fee
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • All travelers Passport name, number and birthday is required at time of booking for all participants for getting your SKIP THE LINE Forbidden City entrance ticket in advance
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Please provide the tour operator with your special requests at "special requirement", your tour operator will also contact you just in case
  • Please note : The private tour not include hotel drop off ,but your guide can help you get taxi or personal Uber (own expense)
  • For last minute booking , if no guide available , we can full refund or change the tour to another day
  • Most travelers can participate
  • If you choose to have Spanish language tour guide service, please ensure to make your booking at least 3 days in advance
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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PSA88 wrote a review Sep 2020
Geneva55 contributions63 helpful votes
We were delighted to have the very lovely Helen (from Leo’s Tours) guide us for 4 days, including the Forbidden City and the Great Wall. She speaks very good English and was very informative and knowledgeable with great insights and stories. We would happily use her again and
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Browneyes wrote a review Jan 2020
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We had an amazing day at the forbidden city! Helen was our tour guide from (Leo's tour). She arrived on time, told us the agenda for the day and spoke great English! She talked about the Forbidden city on theway there. She was very knowledgeable and answered questions. She was
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Date of experience: January 2020
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jiekliu wrote a review Jan 2020
Nashville, Tennessee2 contributions
We only had one day in Beijing and decided to tour the Forbidden City. We booked the tour with Leo's private tour, and was led by tour guide Susan. She was very punctual arriving at our hotel, and along the way she gave us a great deal of information about Tiananmen Square and
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Nikita C wrote a review Jan 2020
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We’ve book a trip the day before the tour. On the next day at 10 a.m. our guide was in our hotel and without any problems we have started our journey. April (our guide on this tour) is very interesting person,who is passionate about the subject, has excellent English and deep
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Christopher C wrote a review Dec 2019
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Helena Han guided us for this tour on 21 Dec 19 and it was fantastic. My wife, my daughter and I enjoyed the tour and visiting these places would not be the same without the history described to us in very effective English. Helena was patient, helpful and knowledgeable and I
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Super trustfull and one of the best tours!
This tour is amazing. Leos agency is super trustfull and kind. He arranged everything, so I didn't have to worry ab
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Beijing Trip in Apr 2020
I chanced upon the good review for Leo's Guide & Drive in Trip advisor. As I'm actually planning the trip to Beiji
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DavidandColleen
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Excellent
John was our driver and he was excellent. Picked us up at our hotel and guided us to the best spots and got our tic
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gbld
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Mr. Ma is the best!
Had a great trip to Mutianyu. My Driver Mr. Ma was excellent and very friendly. On the ride to the Wall we were cha
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cervantesmatheus
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Wonderful Beijing Trip
We have a short layover in Beijing, luckily We book The Great Wall tour through Leo’s Private Tour company,our guid
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Jambeno
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Great 2 days around Beijing
We visited Beijing with our 15, 11 & 8 yo children and were shown around by April. April was very friendly and spok
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Busy and Wonderful
We were a group of six who arrived in Tianjin by cruise ship on October 30, 2019. I set everything up in advance wi
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trudo007
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One of the best tour agency
One of the best tour agency so far. I’m very pleased with them.. they are very humble, helpful and awesome tour gui
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323edwinp
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Great tour.
Had a great day for this tour. Lucy, our tour guide was fantastic. We were able to learn many things about the plac
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CapeTownBear
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Leos guides and tours are exceptional
Leo sent us Guide April and Mr Wang to drive us on the city tour and as expected they were early and eager to show
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FireFli1485
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Wonderful 3-Day Tour of Beijing
We only had 3 days in Beijing and decided to find a private guided tour (for 2 people) to maximize our short time.
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Gio Z
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Great intro to Chinese culture
Thanks Helen for showing us Beijing! On the 22nd December we organised the tour at the last minute but Leo was supe
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kiankokp
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Great Time
Thanks Helen for your incredible good services - love your sharing about Beijing’s history, grateful for you being
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koh7077
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Mutianyu Great Wall & Summer Palace Private Tour
Excellent!! The tour guide, Ms Helen, has provide my family a meaningful and memorable trip throughout the day. We
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Mjjc3318
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Great wall/skii resort
Susan from Leo’s your company was a great tour guide! She took us to great places to eat and easier souvenir shops.
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, Chinese, Spanish
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