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Private Day Tour to Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and Mutianyu Great Wall provided by Catherine Lu Tours

Private Day Tour to Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and Mutianyu Great Wall

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US$190.00
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2 adults
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Itinerary
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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 included
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  • 3
    Mutianyu Great Wall
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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Important Information
Duration
8–9 hours
Inclusions
  • English-speaking tour guide service fee
  • Air-conditioned vehicle with a private driver
  • Gas, toll & parking lot fees
  • Lunch at the local Chinese restaurant
  • Round Trip cable car or chair lift up and toboggan down the wall
  • Entrance Tickets to the Sights
  • Entry/Admission - Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Mutianyu Great Wall
Exclusions
  • Accommodation
  • Dinner
  • Gratuity to the guide and driver
  • Personal Costs
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • For the lunch, you will be taken to the authentic Chinese local restaurant catering for the locals or at the western-style subway restaurant (2 options). And the lunch has its budget
  • Please offer all passport number and name for Forbidden City tickets booking and bring passport or passport copy during the tour
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Infant (1-3 years old) are free providing they do not occupy a seat
  • Extra fee is requested after 8 hours tour
  • 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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Sheri F wrote a review Jan 2020
California27 contributions5 helpful votes
This full-day private tour to Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, and the Great Wall did not disappoint. We appreciated the advance communications from Jenna and found the day to be very well organized. Our lovely guide, Jenny, was very accommodating and personable. Despite
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Emily wrote a review Dec 2019
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This tour exceeded our expectations and was an unforgettable experience. Our guide, Jenny, was a very lovely host and knowledgeable about the sights we saw. She made the day very personal! We stopped at had lunch at a local restaurant which was the best food we had in China! We
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Marcelo C wrote a review Dec 2019
Sao Paulo, SP5 contributions4 helpful votes
My wife and I had one fantastic Beijing Private Tour! The super friendly and knowledgeable tour guide Joyce met us at the hotel, exactly at the time scheduled, and took us on a comfortable private car to the most interesting places in Beijing like Tiananmen Square and the
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Christina G wrote a review Nov 2019
Ayase, Japan69 contributions27 helpful votes
My husband, 1 year old daughter and I had an absolutely wonderful time in Beijing with Jeremy. I contacted Catherine Lu Tours after we decided to make an extended layover in Beijing so we could see the sights! They put together a fantastic itinerary including airport transfers
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Date of experience: November 2019
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akaschnei wrote a review Nov 2019
Eugene, Oregon2 contributions1 helpful vote
My brother and I went on a Beijing Private Tour with Joyce and it was excellent. She was very knowledgeable and it was convenient that we could jump the line since she purchased all tickets in advance. The private van was very clean and they provided water for us. Lunch was
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Awesome service!
I forgot my password to tripadvisor and the reason I got a new one was this tour! We were treated to a fabulous pri
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7-Day Private Tour
From the get go, our communication with Catherine Lu tours was top notch. We did a 2 city, 7-day private tour. From
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4 cities, 12 days with Catherine Lu tours
Jenna from Catherine Lu Tours came up with great itineraries for our stays in Chengdu, Hangzhou, Xi’an and Beijing.
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adss1984
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Great Knowledge, Amazing Places & Good Food
The 3 things most travelers are looking for when taking on an adventure. Booking was very easy with plenty of conta
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20 hour layover: an incredible experience
Amazing day tour began with our driver picking us up in hotel lobby. Our guide was Joyce and she was truly a joy- s
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DarP805
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Beijing Private Tour
We had two families (8 people) on our first trip to China. Catherine Lu Tours was amazing. From Jenna helping us ma
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juliefT5527DN
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Highly recommend!
Joyce was amazing!!!! She spoke excellent English, knew so much about all the sites, made things as comfortable as
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DuckbuttFlor
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Fantastic experience
We toured Beijing with Joyce and she was fantastic. So full of knowledge, interesting facts and she always knew whe
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Private One-Day Tour of Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Great Wall, Bird's Nest/Olympic Park
Outstanding tour and overall experience. Very easy to book, and Catherine Lu was highly responsive and accommodati
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tiffanyyy_242
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Great Day! Highly Recommend
We did this private tour on our last day in Beijing and I would highly recommend this tour. Our tour guide was Joyc
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shirleyripbiker
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Justin Was A Wonderful Guide
Walking with a private guide is the best way to see a city, provided the guide is good, and Justin was. He was know
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swhiley
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Great guide and trip
We booked the trip the day before, only a couple of hours before our flight. We received confirmation and a persona
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ioanai590
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Highlights of Beijing
We enjoyed a very nice and pleasant private tour with Nico. He was a friendly and energetic guide, answered all ou
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brentsalter
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Private tour with Kim
I booked this tour as a solo traveler wanting to get outside of Beijing to see a different perspective of rural are
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137rhysg
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Well worth it
We spent two great days with Jenny. The tour was an easy, stress free, way to see the main sites. They were aways
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Key Details
  • Duration: 8–9 hours
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  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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