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Beijing layover tour to the Tiananmen square and Forbidden city

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    What to Expect
    Pick-up by our private English-speaking tour guide upon your arrival then we start off at the Forbidden City; the largest imperial palace complex in the world where you will be impressed by the majestic architecture. Afterwards move to the Tiananmen Square; the geographical center of Beijing City surrounded by gorgeous buildings and get a detailed commentary to discover the history that lies behind this complex before being transferred back to airport.
    •  Be met your knowledgeable guide at the airport arrival hall (You will need about 1.5-2.5 hours to finish the custom clearance and get out)
    • An air-condition vehicle will take you direct to the Tiananmen square
    • Proceed to the Forbidden CityVisit the following scenic spots
    • The hall and the courtyard of supreme harmony
    • The meridian gate
    • The hall of supreme harmony 
    • The hall of complete harmony
    • The hall of preserving harmony
    • The huge of stone carving 
    • The huge of stone carving
    • The hall of union
    • The palace of earthly tranquility
    • The imperial garden, etc.      4. Send back to the airport on time
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    1. Your flight landing at Beijing Airport Terminal 3.
    Get off the train at “T3 C”, follow the sign “Exit” you will see Exit “B“. Pass through the Exit “B”, there is a “STARBUCKS Coffee to the left. Our guide will hold your name and wait you there.
         2.Your flight landing at Beijing Airport Terminal 2.
    Through the “CUSTOMS” you will see the “STARBUCKS COFFEE” right on the opposite. Our tour guide will hold your name and waiting for you in front of the “STARBUCKS COFFEE”.
    Departure Time
    after you get transit VISA
    Duration
    5h
    Inclusions
    • Airport transfer
    • Bottled water
    • Professional guide
    • Private air conditioned vehicle
    • Warm coat
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Meal
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • If you are not able to go through customs for any reasons, please take your own responsibility. There is no refund for the same day cancellation
    • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
    • Most travelers can participate
    • 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 12 June 2019

    Had a 9 hour layover in Beijing. We toured with Jenny and she was absolutely amazing! Very nice and well versed in all things Chinese. She even took us to a little tea shop before heading back to the airport. Would absolutely recommend her to...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Jayla C
    Reviewed 9 December 2018

    Jenny was great! She was very knowledgeable with Chinese history. I was with my husband and my 76 yo mother during this trip; and she was very understanding and patient. I actually had gone to the Great Wall last year with Jenny, so this time...More

    Date of experience: November 2018
    Thank kzane1
    Reviewed 24 June 2018

    Mike, our guide, was wonderful and very knowledgeable and resourceful. The driver was very nice and extremely efficient and patient. We learned a lot about Chinese culture, and the food was extremely tasty.

    Date of experience: June 2018
    2  Thank nurnur2011
    Reviewed 2 June 2018

    How can you explain the beauty of China and the wonderful trip planned by ChinaToursNet.com? Everything was so well organized from getting picked up at the airport and back on time, to the trip guides and the time allocated at each stop. Incredibly beautiful country...More

    Date of experience: February 2018
    Thank linhost63
    Reviewed 30 May 2018

    I am a tough customer but this company exceeded my expectations. I learned a lot about China. The guide and driver were both very polite and super informative. We had a recording in English that highlighted the areas of interest but we also had stories...More

    Date of experience: May 2018
    Thank lfound59
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