Beijing Airport Layover Tour of Comprehensive City Sightseeing

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From $280.00

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person


Departs: Beijing, Beijing

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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While having a layover in Beijing, hop off the plane and take a quick tour of the must-see attractions in the capital city. This is a customized private tour for layover time of approx. 14 hours. Spend your time with a local expert guide to discover amazing Beijing, stroll around the largest central city square in the world to see the conic buildings, walk into the imperial Forbidden City to learn Chinese history and culture, admire the most representative existing masterpiece of China’s ancient sacrificial buildings, and visit the most well-preserved royal park of Summer Palace.

Have a quick tour of the must-see attractions in Beijing
Stroll around the Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City
Visit the Temple of Heaven and the royal Summer Palace
Enjoy hassle-free round-trip transportation from airport
Private tour is operated with just your party exclusively

What's Included

English-speaking guide

Entrance ticket fees

Local lunch

Pickup and drop-off

Private transportation

What's Not Included


Traveler Information

  • ADULT: Age: 0 - 90

Additional Info

  • Drop-off service can be at Beijing hotel or train station, please advise if needed
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Please make sure you have enough layover time to take the tour, basically around 14 hours
  • Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
  • Tour guide will hold a sign with your name and wait for you at the exit
  • Basically you are required to be back to the airport 2-3 hours prior to your departing flight
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • It usually takes more than an hour to exit the airport and go through customs
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • The duration of transfer is approximate and will depend on the traffic condition

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.

What To Expect

Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
Local guide will hold a sign with your name written on while waiting at the customer’s exit, pick you up from Beijing Capital International Airport based on your given flight details to start the layover city tour.

Enjoy private transfer to the first stop of the solemn and respectful Tiananmen Square. Stroll around the largest central city square in the world, and see the conic buildings. Walk into the imperial palace - Forbidden City for 24 emperors during the Ming and Qing Dynasties, learn Chinese history and culture from your tour guide and view the amazing royal buildings.

4 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Temple of Heaven
Later have a short break and enjoy lunch in a nice local restaurant. In the afternoon, continue to visit the Temple of Heaven, which is the place where the Emperors paid homage to the glory of heave in ancient times.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
Explore the Summer Palace (Yiheyuan) - China’s largest and most well-preserved royal park. Stroll around the royal park and explore the man-made ancient structures of pavilions, towers, bridges, corridors, etc. Later enjoy comfortable transfer back to your hotel and the highlights day trip concludes. Afterwards, enjoy relaxing transfer back to Beijing airport to catch your flight.

3 hours • Admission Ticket Included

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