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Beijing Private Layover Guided Tour to Great Wall & Summer Palace provided by Beijing Layover Tour

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Beijing Private Layover Guided Tour to Great Wall & Summer Palace

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Overview
We can pick you up from Beijing Capital Airport or your hotel. We will guide you to get Visa-free permit step by step, and make sure you get back to airport in time. We supply a professional driver and a car with licence as well as a professional English speaking licensed tour guide, both of them work for you. We will make sure you can enjoy a safe tour with professional English interpretation both during driving and in attractions, and would not waste your time for parking. Our driver will make sure your luggage is safe while you are not in the car.
Important Information
Duration
8–9 hours
Inclusions
  • A licensed English-speaking tour guide and a professional driver with air-conditioning vehicle.
  • Service charge & government taxes.
  • Free-bottled mineral water.
  • China life tourist accident/casualty insurance.
  • Entrance tickets to the Great Wall and Summer Palace.
  • Warm coats in winter.
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Mutianyu Great Wall
  • Entry/Admission - Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
Exclusions
  • Personal expenses.
  • Cable cars/toboggan at Great Wall.
  • Gratuities, tips to guides or drivers.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Our earliest pick-up time is 6:30am. You will need 1.5-2 hours to be get out of customs after your flight arrives. You shall go back in airport at least 1.5-2 hours before the flight departure.
  • We do not recommend you book this tour, if you arrival Beijing capital airport after 11:30.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Countries qualified for the 24/144-hour Visa-free Transit in Beijing Capital International Airport: Albania, Argentina, Austria, Australia, Belgium, Belarus, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Chile, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Mexico, Macedonia, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Republic of Montenegro, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Serbia, United Arab Emirates, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States.
  • The 24/144-hour Visa-free Transit only applies to passengers who transit through Beijing Capital International Airport in Beijing. The destination and place of departure cannot be the same.(e.g Auckland – Beijing – Auckland)
  • As a tour company, if we agree to arrange tour for you that is means your flights information, layover time and your nationality fit the visa free policy requirements. But there are still some other issues might happen that might cause you can not obtain the visa-free or can not get out of the airport. We don’t take any responsibility if you are not able to get visa-free for any reason.
  • 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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angelorange wrote a review Jan 2020
Singapore, Singapore8 contributions2 helpful votes
Herbie was a great guide! Considerate not to talk when I was texting with family and friends in the car, told me to take my time when walking along the Great Wall. He was also a great photographer - knows all the best photo spots along the Mutianyu section of the wall and the
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Lars S wrote a review Jan 2020
7 contributions3 helpful votes
We had a layover of just under 14 hours and the trip was planned so we didn't have to rush out of the airport. We were lucky enough to reach the Great Wall fairly early in the day, which meant we experienced a beautiful sunrise and not many other tourists. On the trip we had
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Date of experience: December 2019
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mheden wrote a review Dec 2019
21 contributions11 helpful votes
Took the guided tour with Alice to Great Wall and Summer Palace. Had a brilliant tour and really enjoyed Alice way of guiding us. She arranged everything perfectly and also ensured that we had a terrific typical chinese lunch. I can highly recommend this agency and especially
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Thomas S wrote a review Dec 2019
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom7 contributions3 helpful votes
I had a day layover and decided to book after reading reviews. I explored the great Wall, summer Palace, and hutongs with Herbie and the driver. It was a brilliant experience, two top gentleman with Herbie particularly being full of knowledge of all things China and more. Highly
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Lindsay A wrote a review Dec 2019
Columbus, Ohio69 contributions15 helpful votes
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We had a fantastic tour to Great Wall and Summer Palace with Alice Ji! We had originally booked a group tour but I guess no one else was signed up that day so we had a private tour! The driver picked us up at our hotel, we met up with Alice and headed to the Great Wall. She is
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By: Beijing Layover Tour
JasmineR814
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Love it!
Worth every penny! I met the guide inside the airport, everyone spoke English, were knowledgeable and the car was s
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B2227FNtammyt
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Great Wall tour
Our tour guide Ms. Alice was very nice, helpful and knowledgeable about the tour that we did. We were glad that we
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aimeehoins
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Great company
To be clear: our upcoming trip was cancelled and we were not able to take the tour. However, all of our planning w
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kellyy861
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Awesome tour, no lines, no worries
- Easy and simple to book - They provided clear instructions on how to meet them - The tour itself was awesome! Her
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Y7467TGkatiek
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Sole layover tour
This company was great and very professional. Originally I planned to visit the Great Wall, but the time of my arri
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karla552
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Perfect Layover Tour with Alice
I had long layover in china on my way to Thailand from the USA. Instructions via email were quick and easy no under
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652abigailw
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Fantastic Layover Tour
A friend and I wanted to make good use of the Layover time in Beijing. I looked on here to find a company and this
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Megan P
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Huanghuacheng Wall with Herbie
Booked in advance at PEK (tourism desk in the arrival hall) for our 12+ hour stopover on the way back to the US. Di
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NikolaR580
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A great disappointment
We had a layover in Beijing and we decided to take a tour to see the Great Wall. The opportunity to see the Great w
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Rikkityler86
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Amazing tour with Alice
Nothing but great things to say perfect quick pick up from airport in spacious vehicle, followed but 3 great trips
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Explorer707036
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Amazing day tour
We had 13 hrs layover in the Beijing and did the great wall and forbidden city tour. Herbie was our guide for the d
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458curtisc
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Amazing tour!!
This was such an amazing tour! Herbie was such an awesome guide and very knowledgeable. It felt like I was touring
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Javier2828
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Highly Recommend this Life-changing tour!
14 hour layover in PEK turned into a tour of Temple of Heaven, Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City. Incoming flight
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jonpauldickerson
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AWESOME layover tour to Great Wall & Forbidden City with HERBIE!
I was on a long layover on my way back to the USA from Thailand and stopped in Beijing. I heard about this layover
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Stefan R
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Grat Wall and Great Tourguide Herbie during stop over at Peking Airport
We had Stop over in Beijing and booked tour to great wall. Herbie was our guide . He was waiting on or meeting poin
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Key Details
  • Mutianyu Great Wall, Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
  • Duration: 8–9 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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