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“If you have limited time in Beijing and really want to see the main sites in a comfortable vehicle with your own driver and extremely knowledgeable and courteous tour guide then I would definitely recommend this t...”
“The private tour of Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City and the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall was just the right option.”
“Luckily the tour was our very first activity in Beijing, so what she taught us helped a lot when visiting other sights such us the Summer Palace and the Temple of Heaven by ourselves.”
Cover more Beijing highlights in less time during a sightseeing tour that provides an ideal introduction to China’s capital for first-time visitors. As well as limiting the group size to 12 to ensure you receive...read more
“She was equal parts, knowledgeable about the sites/history, adventurous and most importantly very open to adapting plans to help us maximize our stay in the city.”
“It was so good to have a guide who knows the right ways (and when to go them and where the masses are and how to avoid them), knows the important sights, the best points to watch and who takes amazing pictures :-)...”
The Forbidden City is the former seat of Chinese imperial power, once home to 24 different emperors over a 500-year span. Only a limited number of tickets are released each day, and visitors face long wait times to...read more
“Friendly and professional, she communicates clearly and concisely, has a good sense of humor, and has the ability to tie together the history of China, its people, and the sites of Beijing in a coherent, interesti...”
“Emily shared an abundance of her knowledge of the lifestyles, culture and customs of the Imperial families and their staff, as well as the symbolism behind the lavishly decorated buildings, art and gardens.”
This is a great pick for travelers with limited time in Beijing. Tick off multiple city highlights in just a few hours, with a guide to take care of the navigating so you don’t get lost. A private tour means you can...read more
“The forbidden city is a great to have a private tour guide- navigate through the crowds with Justin, sharing his great knowledge and history to make this amazing place even more special.”
Get the most out of your Beijing vacation with this personalized private Beijing walking tour of the Forbidden City. Eliminate the need to study a map, and rely on your guide to take care of the navigating. Explore...read more
“She was like "a wonderful first ray of sun in a spring morning": absolutely fresh, friendly, full of knowledges, helpful and always smiling, she is gorgeous and her english is really first class.”
“Wonderful talking to him about the historic significance of the sites: Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square.”
“Our guide Sherry was very friendly, and well-versed in all the facts and history of all the sites we saw as well as important historical events in China's cultural and political history.”
Independent travelers will love the flexibility of this private all-inclusive day tour. Skip the crowds and avoid the lines at the top attractions near Beijing by having entrance fees organized for you. You’ll save...read more
“Helen speaks perfect English and could tell us a lot about the history of the sights and the life inside the forbidden city at the emperors' times, which makes the experience much more enriching.”
“... rickshaw ride and local residents exercising beneath the Drum tower made this experience memorable and authentic, and we loved the food that Lucy and Mr Yang chose for us each day at wonderful local restaurants.”
Particularly for first-time visitors who don’t speak Chinese, a private guide can transform the Beijing experience. Say no to hustlers and discover the city on this door-to-door private tour. Check off three of...read more
Explore the iconic landmarks of Beijing with a private guide who takes you to the National Museum of China, Tian'anmen Square and Forbidden City for an in-depth experience of the Chinese history and culture. Your...read more
Tick off two of the Beijing’s must-see sights under a private professional guide on a stress-free tour ideal for first-time visitors to Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City. Explore Tiananmen Square and dodge the...read more
Hit the highlights of Beijing without the hassles of planning on this private sightseeing Day Tour. Visit the world UNESCO Heritages including Forbidden City and Hike up Jingshan Park enjoy a bird view of Forbidden...read more
Don’t miss the opportunity to stroll around the Forbidden City in the style of the traditional Chinese Hanfu costume. Get dressed in your favorite Hanfu and other accessories. Then walk to Tian'anmen Square and...read more
If your plane passes through Beijing on its way to another destination, don't spend a day at the airport. Instead, take this private stopover tour to the Forbidden City including transfer to and from the airport....read more
This private day tour give you a comprehensive introduction to the Tian'anmen Square and Forbidden City, followed by a Peking Duck Lunch or Dinner at Siji Minfu Peking Roast Duck Restaurant. The tour is perfect for...read more
Tick the best of Beijing off your bucket list in the comfort of a privately guided tour. From the Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, and plenty in between, this 4-Hour tour visits the city’s best spots. Travel by...read more
Fully immerse yourself the history of Beijing, and maximize your time this Full Day Beijing Highlight tour. Discover the symbolic heart of China at Tiananmen Square and venture inside the Forbidden City. then climb...read more
What is a better way to have a deep tour of the Forbidden city with your private guide the whole time and join the amazing Chinese acrobatic show to end the day! Embark on this afternoon walking tour, you will visit...read more