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Full-Day Beijing Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace Tour

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Beijing, China
Full-Day Beijing Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace Tour

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icon8 to 10 hours  (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds


The Forbidden City, the Temple of Heaven, and the Summer Palace are three of Beijing’s most impressive UNESCO World Heritage sites and this full-day tour visits all three. On this guided tour, designed with first-time visitors in mind, you'll also receive hotel pickup, lunch, and entrance fees, ensuring a hassle-free experience.
  • Ideal tour for first-time visitors to Beijing or those short on time
  • Explore the magnificent Forbidden City and the Temple of Heaven, both UNESCO World Heritage sites
  • Stroll through the idyllic gardens at the Summer Palace
  • Great-value tour includes hotel pickup, lunch, and entrance fees
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Hotel pick up and drop off (hotel within Sihuan/3 Ring Road)
English-speaking tour guide service
A Chinese lunch at local restaurant
Group transfer service during the tour
China visa
Personal expenses
Services not mentioned in the itinerary

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Point: Centrally located hotel in Beijing (within 3 Ring)
Dates: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday

Departure Time

7:00 AM
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • This tour is not suitable for Chinese or overseas Chinese tourists
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 5 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Top China Travel
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
  • 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.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.

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Three places worth seeing
, Jun 2019
The tour covers three significant places but it is a long day and there are some unnecessary side activities such as the pearl shop an the Chinese medicine centre.
Beijing Iconic Landmarks all day tour
, Apr 2019
The English speaking guide, Helen, was excellent, and I rate her top marks, but there was not enough time to cover all three locations and lunch PLUS a couple of 'infomercial' stops that we were not expecting and had no real interest in doing. We ended up with only an hour for the Summer Palace, a huge site. One thing that also delayed us was that I am somewhat impaired for long walking, and gave the tour organizer a note to that effect when signing up online, that I have to limit my walking. Perhaps they should have let me know that this was not a good tour for me, that being the case. If my son had not been with me, I would not have managed it at all.
Very fun day. Aside from half of the...
, Jun 2017
Very fun day. Aside from half of the Forbidden City being closed off for foreign dignitaries the day we were there, the rest of the tour was perfect. The group I was part of was fun to be around, too.

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