Small-Group Beijing Tour: Temple of Heaven, Forbidden City, Summer Palace

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From $168.00

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 9 hours

Departs: Beijing, Beijing

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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This small-group tour takes you to see Beijing three renowned UNESCO World Culture Historical Sites, including Tian'anmen square and Forbidden City, Temple of heaven plus Summer Palace. Come and enjoy this incredible culture tour to get better understanding about Beijing. Tasty local lunch, entrance fees, professional guide and transfer service are all inclusive.

What's Included

Bottled water

Entrance fee

Hotel pickup and drop-off (For hotels within the 4th ring road of the Beijing City)


Professional guide

Transport by air-conditioned minivan

What's Not Included

Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)


Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 3
  • ADULT: Age: 4 - 90

Additional Info

  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • A maximum of 12 people per booking
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved, please wear comfortable walking shoes
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Passport name and number is required at time of booking for all participants (for Forbidden City entrance ticket reservation)
  • Specialized infant seats are available

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

Temple of Heaven
The tour begins with the hotel pick up by your English speaking guide and hop into a minivan head to the Temple of Heaven, the largest and most representative existing masterpiece among China’s ancient sacrificial buildings. You can catch a glimpse of local senior citizens practicing Tai Chi, singing, dancing playing or doing ground calligraphy.

Continue to the Hall of Prayer for Good Harvests: the Imperial Vault of Heaven and the Circular Mound Altar. Listen to the stories about the believes and ceremonies took place from your guide here.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang)
Heading to the Tian'anmen square to see its surroundings as well as many emblematic buildings.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Free

Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
Then, walk though the Tian'anmen Gate and head to the Forbidden city to visit following areas:
• The Meridian Gate
• The Hall of Supreme Harmony
• The Hall of Central Harmony
• The Hall of Preserving Harmony
• The Hall of Heavenly Purity
• The Hall of Earthly Tranquility
• The Imperial Garden

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
After lunch, visit Summer Palace, the largest and best-preserved imperial garden and palace in China. There are beautiful many pavilions, halls, mansions, temples, bridges, huge Kunming lake, and corridors.

At the end of the tour, your tour guide and driver will transfer you back to your hotel.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

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