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  • Excellent55%
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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26 Jun 2018
“Lots of walking”
28 Nov 2016
“A secret history...now made public.”
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Do you want to tour Forbidden City and you are looking for a reputable tour guide. If yes then look no further than us. This unique Forbidden city heritage walking tour will guide you to find all the hidden gems in the Forbidden city.We will not...more
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Room 1028, Building 10, Unit 1, Beijingxiangsu, wuliqiao, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100024, China
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+86 139 1069 4045
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Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

Had great visit to this forbidden city. Much larger then expected and covers an enormous area. Wear good walking shoes and be prepared for the heat. This is an outdoor attraction mainly so if you do not enjoy the heat bring an umbrella as that...More

Thank jimbostashman
Reviewed November 28, 2016

My wife and I visited Beijing earlier this year...and we were very pleasantly surprised. We both had expected the people to be not so friendly and perhaps many soldiers or police on the streets. Boy did we get it wrong... There were no " troops"...More

Thank TheTerraNovas
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

Make sure you wear good walking shoes because this place is humongous, the audio tour is cool because it senses your location and starts once you reach your next location on the map

Thank PDaddy1963
Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

The architecture is amazing . Lots to walk here . Not very wheelchair friendly although they have ramps but it's a bit steep. Wise to get a guide so you understand the history behind this.

Thank DB1076
joy C, Guest Relations Manager at Lost emperor Forbidden city walking tour, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2016

Hi There, Great recommendation. It's hard to understand all that's going on without a guide. Thanks for Choosing China Highlights!

Reviewed December 25, 2015

Great part of history and helps understanding Chinese culture immensely. Pick not a very smoky day to get a full splendor of the place and surrounding sights. Allow plenty of time as there are a lot of exhibits to visit.

Thank FrqtrvDR
Reviewed December 7, 2015

First the site is massive with a lot of walking involved. Second, although they have installed ramps in many areas some of them are extremely steep making it difficult for anybody with wheel chairs or walkers to navigate without assistance. Due to the irregular stone...More

Thank David W
Reviewed November 25, 2015

Bee, careful, do not get lost! Soooo massive. Yes it costs to get in. I do not know how much. The guide paid (part of my tour package). Another World Heritage site, this place indeed has earned that destination. Knives, lighters and other security hazards...More

Thank Indiana_Jonesse
Reviewed November 14, 2015

Absolutely stunning. It is a long walk to get from the square to the other side but well worth it. Serious renovation has taken place on the main palace and the rest is going to be finished by 2020. The colours and splendour are beyond...More

Thank TriciaBY
Reviewed October 25, 2015

I was dis appointed with our day tour as it was during the National 7 day Holiday at the beginning of October and many of the 23 million people who live in Beijing seemed to be on the road and at every main tourist site....More

Thank Georgina S
Reviewed October 25, 2015

Forbidden city and forbidden palace. You have to see it. The palace Museum/ forbidden city was built in 1406, during the Ming Dynasty, and was completed in 1410. It was once used as the royal palace in the Ming and Qing dynastics. This grand and...More

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