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Private Customized Beijing Layover Tour of City Highlights provided by Unique Beijing Tours

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Private Customized Beijing Layover Tour of City Highlights

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2 adults
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  • 1
    Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang)
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 2
    Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Temple of Heaven
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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    Pass by
    Jingshan Park (Jingshan Gongyuan)
    Beihai Park (Beihai Gongyuan)
    Lama Temple (Yonghegong)
    Red Theatre Beijing Kung Fu Show
    Back Lakes (Hou Hai)
    Silk Street & Pearl Market (Xiushui)
    Pearl Market (Hongqiao Market)
Important Information
4–8 hours
  • Bottled water
  • Meal (if you choose the option)
  • Professional guide
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Beijing International Airport round trip transfer
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Entrance fee to 2-3 attractions
  • Cable Car Round Trip (if you choose the Great Wall option)
  • Food and drinks(if you choose this option: tour without meal
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Heaven
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • If you are not able to go through customs for any reasons, please take your own responsibility. There is no refund for the same day cancellation
  • Stroller accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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E. Rivera wrote a review Dec 2019
1 contribution
Punctuality, good and friendly service. Special thanks to Mark Yu, very good English speaking, excellent knowledge about the history of the dynastys in China. Hope we can come back soon.
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Date of experience: December 2019
Brian E wrote a review Nov 2019
2 contributions
Linda was fabulous! We could not have had a better guide. Our stay in Beijing was very short, only a partial day, but Linda made the most of our time. She gave us an excellent tour of the Forbidden City, and still managed to take us to 2 great street food places, which the kids
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Date of experience: November 2019
cyndyrella8888 wrote a review Nov 2019
Bel Air, Maryland1 contribution
Linda, our tour guide, wanhis a most welcoming host to Beijing and China, especially in the confusing flurry of travel schedules, visas, and documents. We only had a 6 hour window during our transit to get a glimpse of Beijing, and Linda helped us make the most of it. This
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Sara D wrote a review Nov 2019
Nashville, Tennessee7 contributions
We loved our tour. It was very cold outside so being able to customized let us get in and out and see what we wanted while adjusting to the temps! We very much enjoyed it and would do it again! Highly recommend
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Date of experience: November 2019
Lincoln218 wrote a review May 2019
Blockley, United Kingdom30 contributions16 helpful votes
Lucy was highly informative and it was a pleasure to spend time with her on my private tour. I saw the Forbidden City, rode a rickshaw through the Hutong, ate dumplings and even rode the subway! Thank you so much Lucy - I would highly recommend Lucy to anyone.
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About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

By: Unique Beijing Tours
Good food!
Anson was our tour guide. He spoke great English and had tons of knowledge about the neighborhoods we were walking
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Best Shopping Day Ever!
My friend and I decided to spend the last day in Beijing shopping. We came across this activity on Trip Advisor an
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Had a nice Tour trough the Tiananmen Area
We had a great time with our guide Lucy. We started at the Square and the Gate of Forbidden City before walking to
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Very nice.
Very nice and friendly person. Good to learn more about Beijing. Nice chance to see chinese culture.
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A taste of real Chinese food
We were met by our guide Linda at our hotel. Linda took us on an amazing tour over more than 3 hours around Beijing
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Great private tour with Linda
I recently booked a private tour with Linda and it was a very enjoyable day. Linda was very punctual, friendly and
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Lucy’s Excellent 2 hour Forbidden City Tour
My girlfriend and I very much enjoyed the tour of the forbidden city! It started by walking through the Tiananmen S
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Min Li F
Personal experience
Overall, we enjoyed the personable experience and the story telling. We had our tour with Anson. And he made the to
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Highly recommend this tour!
Jimmy was our tour guide and he was exceptional! He spoke fluent English, was flexible by including a stop at a fav
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A comprehensive tour of Beijing’s Bird’s Nest
It was a marvelous evening walking tour in and out of the Impressive Beijing Bird’s Nest Olympic Stadium. Our tour
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This tour is AMAZING!
My girlfriend and I took this tour with Lucy and LOVED IT! It was just us three hanging out and walking through Hut
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Trip to the Great Wall
While the commune architecture is interesting the best part of this trip is the private access to the Wall. We wer
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Ryo T
Fun day with Miko
Personal and private tour. My guide Miko was very friendly and knowledgeable, was a fun and enlightening day. Panda
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Carl S
unforgettable tour
Li Jimmy and his driver were efficient, amiable, and made sure we got to see everything., Jimmy arranged it so that
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Thank you Lucy
Fun day out with Lucy, she had loads of information and knew all the right places to take photos. Definitely recom
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4–8 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, Chinese
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