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

From US$98.00
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  • 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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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 6 days ago

Tom was a great guide - his English was excellent and he also had a great, dry sense of humor. The sites themselves were incredible, of course, and taking the tour was definitely the easiest way to see all of them. The size of the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First of all, stop reading reviews and book this tour!!! 😁 I opted for the mini group, 6 total people, as we were 3 people already to help with cost(normally do private) the sights were exceptional and everything I had dreamed they would be(Great Wall...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With Tom as our guide, 5 relative strangers spent a most enjoyable day together - learning so much history of China and seeing three incredible sites. We walked a lot, we learned a lot, we laughed a lot and we saw some amazing things and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank MegRei
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went on this tour on 1st July with five other people. Our guide Sunny was very friendly and knowledgable. I would recommend this tour for a day in Beijing.

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank laurafind
Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour was great because I wasn't in Beijing for long but still managed to see the main attractions in the city and visit the great wall. The tour group was only 3 people in total and our tour guide, Susie, was great. She was...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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July 12, 2019|
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Response from Martin M | Reviewed this property |
Just had a play on the Tripadvisor Booking form. Price for two adults is $364.66 AUD - and for 1 adult and 1 child the price is 336.94 - so a bit of discount for a child.
June 25, 2019|
Response from veronaoliver | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, The rings refer to the location in proximity to the CBD. If you google hotels in rings in Beijing a list will pop up. We stayed at the Fairmont Beijing which I highly recommend. During our pick up of other... More
May 5, 2019|
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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