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Beijing Boutique Small Group Tour : Forbidden city , Tiananmen Square and Mutianyu Great Wall

Take time out to enjoy a one day trip in Beijing. You will skip the line at the amazing Forbidden City (Imperial Palace Museum). Walk around the Tian'anmen Square with an insider's eyesight. Enjoy a freshly-cooked set meal for lunch. In the afternoon, you will hike on the Great Wall Hiking at Mutianyu with round-way cable car. As our China Travel customers, you will have free portable Wi-Fi anytime and anywhere. The tour is smartly-timing arrangement and absolutely no shop visiting.


  • Detour the largest square in the world - Tian’anmen Square
  • Skip the line at the Forbidden City and our guide will buy tickets in advance to avoid you standing in a long queue.
  • Enjoy a Western lunch
  • 2 hours Great Wall Hiking and photography at Mutianyu in the afternoon to avoid the morning crowd
  • Appreciate the magnificent Mutianyu Great Wall sunset
  • Free water and more on Mutianyu
  • Knowledgeable English-speaking tour guide and experienced driver

What You Can Expect

Sunset on Great Wall
The Great Wall

7:00 - 8:30 Meet you and visit Tian'anmen Square

At about 7:00 - 7:30am, your guide and driver will pick you up at your hotel lobby. You guide will contact you and leave a message at the front desk of the hotel to appoint the exact pickup time the night before the tour. An air-conditioned business car (max: 7 seats) with GPS facilities and free in-car Wi-Fi will transfer you to Tian'anmen Square, which is the largest square in the world.

8:30 - 11:30 Visit the Forbidden City

Walk towards north and through the middle gate of Tian'anmen, Next, you will visit the Forbidden City, the largest imperial palace in the world. It was home to 24 emperors in the Ming and Qing dynasties. You will deeply explore 10 well selected spots there while other tour groups visit 6 places on the axis of the Forbidden City.

11:30 - 13:30 Diver to the Great wall and have a lunch

1½ hours car riding from downtown Beijing to the Great Wall at Mutianyu. We arrange a simple set meal for lunch before going up to the wall. You also can choose to have a picnic on the wall if the weather is really good.

13:30 - 16:00 Enjoy your time at Great Wall

At about 1:30 pm, you will head to the Great Wall of at Mutianyu. Mutianyu Great Wall Section is very suitable for hiking and photography. You will use round-way cable car (costs included) to up and down the Great Wall and hike on the golden route on Mutianyu for about 1 hour from 14th to 23rd watch towers. You will see the beautiful sunset there.

16:00 - 18:00 Return to your hotel

At 4:00 pm, you will be transferred back from the Great Wall to your hotel in Beijing or to your onward train/flight. The drive normally takes about 1.5 hours to Beijing downtown area and train station, and 2 hours to Beijing Capital Airport. We can also help you book train or flight tickets.

Good to Know

  • You'll be a part of a small group with a maximum of 6 people.
  • The tour is very flexible based on your interests.
  • It not available on Monday.
  • Your information about name, passport number and nationality is required to get Forbidden City tickets. Please provide them after you pay.

Price Per Person in US Dollars

>1 Person
$ 121

* Price per Person in US Dollars 1 Person $ 123 The price may change during some festivals including Spring Festival, Tomb Sweeping Day, Labor Day (1st May), Mid- Autumn Day and National Day (1st-7th October).

* The price is subject to change based on exchange rate.

* An extra fee may be applied if there is a pickup or drop-off earlier than 09:00 or later than 19:00.

Price Inclusion

  • Private English-speaking guide service fee
  • Private transfer service with air-conditioned vehichle
  • All entrance tickets and meals listed above
  • Service charge and tax
  • China life tourist accident/casualty insurance
  • Luggage transfers


Price Exclusion

  • Airfare/train tickets/hotel/China visa
  • Any meals not listed above
  • Tips to the tour guide and driver
  • Personal expenses such as drinks, shopping and attractions that are not listed in the itinerary
  • Excess baggage charges and travel insurance
  • Extra fee may be applied if there is a pickup or drop-off earlier 09:00 or later than 19:00


Tour Code: BJSIC-210

Tour type: One Day Trips  (Private Tour)

from US $121 p/p

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