Take a walk along the remarkably well-preserved Badaling section of the Great Wall after exploring the Forbidden City and Tian’anmen Square. See some of the Beijing area's most iconic sites and learn about the Chinese capital’s centuries-old past.
What to Expect
You’ll be picked-up at your Beijing hotel at around 08:30 and head to Tian’anmen Square, where you’ll visit the largest city-center square in the world.
The next stop on this full-day guided tour is the Forbidden City, China’s imperial palace from the Ming Dynasty through the Qing Dynasty. Spend 2 hours exploring the most vast and best-preserved palatial complex still standing.
Before lunch you’ll have time to visit a jade factory and learn about the importance of jade in Chinese culture. See craftsmen at work and browse the factory’s shop for jewelry and sculptures.
After lunch, the tour continues to the Badaling section of the Great Wall, located about 80 kilometers north-west of the center of Beijing. You’ll have 2 hours to walk along this well-preserved section of the Wall that dates back to the Ming Dynasty.
- Hotel transfers
- Meals as indicated in the description
- Local English-speaking tour guide and driver
- Parking fees and tolls wherever applicable
- Traveler's insurance
- Main entrance tickets
What's Not Included
- Hotel accommodation
- Flight/train tickets
- Personal expenses
- Tips for the driver and guide
Know Before You Go
To qualify for the children’s rate, a child must be accompanied by 2 adults. Children’s rates are applicable for ages 2-11 years.
The tour operates daily.
Please provide the name of your hotel before the day of the tour.