Small Group Tour of Forbidden City & Summer Palace
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Pick-up serviceIf your hotel is out of the third ring road of Beijing, please make your own way to the meeting point.
- Visit the world's largest city square - Tiananmen Square
- Discover the Forbidden City, the largest palace complex in the world
- Relish a delicious lunch at a local restaurant
- Marvel at the UNESCO site, the Summer Palace
The tour starts at 8:00 am. Sit back and relax in the coach as your driver and guide take you to the first stop – Tiananmen Square. Located in the heart of Beijing, it borne witness to many significant events of China. It is ranked as the largest city square in the world and is able to accommodate one million people for public gatherings.
After a short stroll through the Square, you will reach the Forbidden City, the largest palace complex in the world. Known as the imperial residence for 24 emperors of Ming and Qing dynasties, the 600-year-old sprawling palace complex is now the famous landmark of Beijing. Gorgeous palatial buildings and cultural relics will show you a vivid picture of China's magnificent eras and dynasties. After visiting the Forbidden City, if weather permits, take a bird view of the Forbidden City from Jingshan Hill in JingshanPark.
You will then head to the Summer Palace after having A La Carte lunch in a local restaurant. As an UNESCO site, the largest and best preserved imperial garden shows you the creative art, philosophy and practice of Chinese garden design. You will explore the lovely gardens, grand palaces, pavilions, decorated corridors, bridges and lakes in this place while enjoying the stunning landscape here.
The tour will finish around 4:30 pm to 5:00 pm. You will be transferred back to the hotel.
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Admission fees
- English-speaking tour guide
- Land transfer with professional driver
- Travel Agency Liability Insurance
- Chinese Visa fees
- Travel insurance
In the morning, you will be picked up from your hotel and directly taken to the meeting point. You save more time from our courtesy “point to point” transfer service so that you can spend longer at the attractions. (The guide will contact you in advance to confirm the pickup time.)
Product ID: 67096