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Day TripProduct ID: 11015

Journey to the Past: Essential Beijing Sites for History Buffs

  • Mode: Private Vehicle
  • Duration: 8 Hours
  • Participants: 1 - 9
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Get your fill of Beijing's historic landmarks in this all-encompassing tour. You'll get to experience and learn more about the stories behind famous spots like the Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, and Great Wall from a knowledgable tour guide.

8-hour tour with private guide and comfortable vehicle

3 major tourist attractions of Beijing in one day

Authentic Chinese food for lunch

Freedom to explore the Mutianyu Great Wall

Toboggan ride down from the Great Wall

What You Can Expect

Visit the world's largest city square, Tiananmen, and get a detailed introduction to the rise of communism. Explore the grandeur of the Forbidden City, learning about its architecture, history and art, while checking out it's 12 most interesting spots with the help of your guide. Feeling hungry? Take a quick break and enjoy delicious Beijing local food for lunch at our carefully-selected local restaurant - Xinshuangquan. Once your energy is restored, you'll hike and explore the Mutianyu Section of the Great Wall of China. The Mutianyu Great Wall is renowned for its picturesque scenery and perfectly-restored architecture. Plus, this section of the Great Wall is less crowded with tourists, which means you can explore without the risk of being mobbed by crowds. And the best part? You get to ride down from the wall in style on a toboggan!

  • Pick-up
    After being picked up by your private car and an experienced driver, start the tour in a nice, private vehicle.
  • T-sqaure

    The first stop of the tour will be Tiananmen Square. Throughout the history, Tiananmen Square has been the site of a number of important events.

  • the Forbidden City

    Later visit another worldly renowned tourist attraction of Beijing— the Forbidden City. Listed as the UNESCO World Heritage, this place was home to 24 emperors in the Ming and Qing dynasties (1420–1911).

  • Mutianyu Great Wall

    After visiting the Forbidden City,head off to Mutianyu Great Wall. Explore this section of the Great Wall at your own pace. Take a round way cable car to ascend and descend the Wall to save time.

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Price Details

Children's price is $ 8.00 USD less than adults’ price.

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What's Included?

    • Hotel pickup and drop-off

      Only for the hotels centrally located within 4th ring road of Beijing

    • Authentic traditional Chinese lunch
    • Main entrance fees

      Including Mutianyu round way cable car and shuttle bus

    • Versatile and knowledgeable English-speaking guide
    • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle, chosen for ample space
    • Bottled water


    • Guide & driver gratuities (Recommended)
    • Beverages at lunch
    • Dinner

    Rescheduling and Cancellation Policy

    You can reschedule or cancel your trip at zero cost up to 48 hours before your travel date.
    Cancellations received less than 48 hours prior to your travel date is not acceptable.
    If you want to make any adjustments (e.g. travel date, number of participants, itinerary etc.) to your trip, feel free to email us at service@localpanda.com.


    The detailed information of your private guide and pickup time(usually at 9 a.m) will be informed to you by email at least 24 hours prior to your travel date.

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