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Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace Private Day Tour

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    Stop At: Temple of Heaven, Tiantan Road, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100050 China

    Make the most of city sightseeing on this private tour of Beijing, which includes a visit to the Top 3 world UNESCO heritages in one day. Temple of Heaven, Forbidden City and Summer Palace. Meet up your friendly private tour guide at 8:00am in your hotel lobby. Then you will be transferred to the Temple of Heaven. It was the place that emperors prayed for the God of Heaven. Today, It is park for retired people who enjoy themselves.  Many fun morning activities like Taichi, yoga, ballroom dancing , singing and gymnastics. 

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang), West Changan Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100006 China

    Continue your tour to Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang). Admire the Great Hall of the People (Renmin Dahuitang), National Museum Of China, Chairman Mao Memorial Hall (Maozhuxi Jiniangtang), Monument of the People's Heroes and The Gate of Heavenly Peace (Tian'an Men).

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Forbidden City-The Palace Museum, No.4 Jingshanqian Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100009 China

    Visit the 600 years old place, The Forbidden city-The Palace Museum. Forbidden City, the largest Imperial Palace in the world. The world UNESCO Heritage. It used the Royal Palace for 24 emperors from Ming and Qing Dynasty. Enjoy the Hall of Great Supremacy (Taihe Dian), Hall of Middle Harmony (Zhonghe Dian), Hall of Preserving Harmony (Baohedian), Palace of Heavenly Purity, Chuxiu Palace, Turret of The Palace Museum,The Imperial Garden of The Palace Museum and Meridian Gate (Wumen). Please watch the movie of "The last emperor" before you head to Beijing. you will spend about of hours here. Listen countless old stories from your tour guide. Get to know Palace at your own pace.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Palace of Heavenly Purity, Inside The Palace of Museum, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100006 China

    Empress's Sleeping Chamber in The Ming Dynasty, then it become a wedding Palace for emperors and pray hall as well. You will see the royal bed with beautiful red color and embroidery.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Summer Palace (Yiheyuan), No.19 Xinjian Gongmen Road, Haidian District, Beijing 100080 China

    Savor a delightful Beijing style lunch. After that, Head to the most beautiful Royal garden in Beijing, Summer Palace. Summer Palace is a summer resort for Imperial Family Members, Learn about the most powerful female in Chinese history. The empress Dowager CiXi. People named her as Dragon Lady. Stroll along the Kunming Lake and Long Corridor at the Summer Palace. Enjoy Hall of Benevolence and Longevity and Tower of Buddhist Incense (Summer Palace). If the boat is running, enjoy dragon a lovely boat ride to the southern island. At the end of the tour, your tour guide will transfer you back to your lovely hotel.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Long Corridor at the Summer Palace, No.19 Xinjian Gongmen Road, Haidian District, Beijing China

    The Longest corridor in the world with 14000 delicate drawings and magnificent artworks on it. A wonderful place to relax and enjoy the cool Breeze from Kunming lake

    Duration: 30 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Return Details
    Your centrally located hotel in Beijing
    • Private Tour
    • English speaking guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Private Guide & Car Service (Please choose upon booking)
    • Private Guide & subway,taxi (Please choose upon booking)
    • All Inclusive Tour (Please choose upon booking)
    • Entrance fee 20US$/p.p (If the option is not apply)
    • Lunch 10-15$/p.p (If the option is not apply)
    • Car and driver service (Please choose upon booking)
    • Personal shopping expense
    • Gratuities (Recommended)
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of Heaven
    • Entry/Admission - Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • 10,000-20,000steps is involved (30floor)
    • Please wear comfortable walking shoes
    • 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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    Reviewed January 21, 2019

    We really enjoyed this day out with Maggie...We would go as far to say that Maggie was the best tour guide we had during the whole of our china tour. She was warm, charming and was very good in what she does.. We would highly...More

    Date of experience: December 2018
    Thank sujan k
    Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

    Sunflower picked us up from our hotel at 9am and sent us off to our rooms at 9pm exhausted, slightly drunk and with 200 photos on our phone to remind us of our truly momentous day in Beijing. We asked to see the forbidden city,...More

    Thank Joshtheboss
    sunflower_Lee, Owner at Sunflower Tours China, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2018

    Dear Josh and family! How are you? Thank you so much for the precious review! I am so happy that you had amazing time here with us. We look forward to your next visit soon! May you have a lovely weekend! Best Regards Sunflower Tours...More

    Reviewed June 28, 2018

    Everything about our tour with Sunflower was fantastic! She helped coordinate with us so we were able to see many of the highlights in Beijing and then on the following day took us to the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall. She was so helpful...More

    Date of experience: June 2018
    Thank wisc0girls
    Reviewed June 2, 2018

    My family did a 2 day tour with Sunflower and had a wonderful experience. We were able to customize the tour to fit our needs. Sunflower and the driver were prompt and picked us up at my home. We had plenty of room and the...More

    Date of experience: May 2018
    Thank msafrica
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