Beijing group day tour of the Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace
Day trips & excursions

Beijing group day tour of the Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Every day except Mondays
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 10 hours
Do this because
  • Visit the imperial palace of Forbidden City
  • Visit the royal park of Summer Palace
  • Explore the sacrificial buildings of Temple of Heaven
What to expect

Your friendly local tour guide will pick you up from your Beijing downtown hotel lobby between 06:30 am – 08:00 am, get in a comfortable coach to start the full-day Beijing city sightseeing.

You will first come to visit Tian’anmen Square and the Forbidden City. In 1987, it was declared a World Cultural Heritage Site by UNESCO. Now it is one of the most visited museums in the world and a must-see in Beijing for all travelers. Follow your guide to see the main building on the square and visit the Forbidden City along the central axis. Then visit an herb workshop to learn Chinese traditional medicine culture, continue to discover the ancient philosophy, history, and religion at the Temple of Heaven, which is China's largest and most representative existing masterpiece among China’s ancient sacrificial buildings.

After enjoying a traditional Chinese cuisine lunch in a local restaurant, visit a pearl market to do some shopping and get gifts for your relatives back home. Move on to explore the royal garden of Summer Palace. This is the largest and most famous imperial garden in China. The palace features hundreds of architecturally distinct buildings, halls, pavilions, pagodas, bridges and corridors dispersed among magnificent and elegant gardens.
Follow your guide to enjoy the natural beauty and the grandeur of the royal garden, get an insight into the life of China’s ancient royal family.

When the tour concludes, you will be transferred back to your hotel.

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What's included
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Air-conditioned tour van or bus
  • Entrance fee
  • Local lunch
  • Hotel pick-up & drop-off
What's not included
  • Gratuities (optional)

Beijing hotels within the North and East and West 3rd ring road, South 2nd ring road

Meeting point:

During checkout, you will be asked to provide the name and address of your hotel for pick-up. The tour guide will contact you at your hotel one day in advance or leave a message to confirm the pick-up time.

What to remember
  • Please note: During high season and due to traffic conditions the duration of the tour may exceed 10 hours
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Adult pricing applies to all travelers
  • Please provide your hotel name, address and phone number at time of booking
  • Passport name, number, birthdate and country are required at time of booking for all participants
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  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • Pick-up between 06.30am -8.00am
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 3 days before the activity begins.

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