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Private Layover Guided Tour to Forbidden City & Summer Palace & Temple of Heaven provided by Beijing Layover Tour

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Private Layover Guided Tour to Forbidden City & Summer Palace & Temple of Heaven

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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.
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang)
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 2
    Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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  • 3
    Temple of Heaven
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 4
    Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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Important Information
Duration
12–14 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 Foridden City and Hutong.
  • Warm coats in winter.
  • Entry/Admission - Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of Heaven
  • Entry/Admission - Summer Palace (Yiheyuan)
Exclusions
  • Personal expenses.
  • Meals. We can take you to have lunch if you have time, please pay the meal cost on your own.
  • Gratuities, tips to guides or drivers.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • 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 9am.
  • 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 experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • 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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Javier wrote a review Jan 2020
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14 hour layover in PEK turned into a tour of Temple of Heaven, Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City. Incoming flight was delayed by two hours and tour company responded quickly with the schedule change...highly accommodating. Tour guide, Nina, met me at arrivals and had me on my
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Gianlorenzo S wrote a review Jan 2020
Milan, Italy2 contributions
On the 28th December me and 3 friends had a fantastic layover tour with our guide Alice. We had a 13 our layover and decided to book a tour of Forbidden City and Summer Palace. Everything was good. Alice and the driver have waited for us at the airport before leading us through
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Amazing tour!!
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Thanks for guiding Herbie!!
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Key Details
  • Duration: 12–14 hours
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  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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