The Great Wall

Beijing One Day Layover Tour from Airport

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Key Details
12 hours
Mobile Voucher Accepted
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Live Guide
Wheelchair Accessible

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What You'll Do
  • Visit the Great wall
  • Explore Forbidden city
  • See Tian'an men square
Would you like to take a wonderful tour during layover time in Beijing? Enjoy a 10 hours trip including important highlights in Beijing such as Great Wall, Tian'an men square and Forbidden City!
What to Expect
Firstly you will be picked up from Beijing International airport, then go to Juyongguan Great wall directl. The Great Wall is located in Changping district of Beijing, which is 65 kilometers away from Beijing, the most magnificent section of the whole country. The Wall here is featured by lots of watchtowers on the mountain sides, during ancient time, which could offer better protection defending enemies from China border area.

Later on take a short visit for Jade factory and experiencing interesting Jade culture, then be transferred to Tian'anmen Square, which is known as the largest city central square in the world. 

You could also see the Great Hall of the People on the west of part of Tian'anmen Square, which is the meeting place of national people's congress of the country. The Great Hall with huge and great engineering was built over 1 year for total, and the whole section is around 173.000 square meters over there.

Then you will experience the amazing Forbidden City, which is also the world's largest imperial building complex and covers around 74 hectares, where the total 24 emperors once lived and handled state affairs over there. The construction of building was built from 1406 to 1420, anyway, most of the architectures you can see today was from the 17th century.

The Forbidden City is kind of rectangle building, moreover, the building has total four gates. The Gate of Divine Prowess at the north, Merdian Gate on the south, the Eestern Flowry Gate on the east, and the Western Flowery Gate at the west, and it is a major and most important travel attraction in China, even it will take you around 6 or 7 hours if you wanna see everything there. After that you will have lunch at a local restaurant. Then take a short visit for Chinese tea tasting at local tea house and relax for a while. Later on the driver and guide will send you off at airport.
What's Included
  • Private Van touring service
  • Stops at all of listed highlights
  • Entrance to Great Wall and Forbidden City
  • Private English guide
  • Lunch
What's Not Included
  • Gratuities for the guide and driver
  • Personal expense
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Airport Beijing

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