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4-hour Discover Tian'anmen Square and Forbidden City Small Group Tour
Tian'anmen Square, Forbidden City
1 Day $49USD
Tour Code: Duration: Available: Tour Code:BJ- HGT- 05 Duration:4 hours Available:Tuesday-Sunday
Overview

Starting at Tian'anmen Square, the largest public square in the world,  then proceeds to the Forbidden City, once the imperial palace of China's emperors, where you can marvel at its intricate architecture, magnificent halls, and extensive collection of cultural artifacts. Led by knowledgeable guides, you can gain insights into the historical and political significance of these landmarks while enjoying a personalized small-group experience. This tour provides a concise yet comprehensive exploration of two of Beijing's most cherished attractions, making it an ideal choice for those with limited time yet a desire to delve into the heart of China's cultural heritage.

Highlights
Thousand times have been there, and we know where are the best and most unique highlights.
Visit about 90% of open areas in the Forbidden City without rush
Itinerary
Half day4-hour Discover Tian'anmen Square and Forbidden City Small Group Tour

1:00pm Your guide will meet everyone at the subway station Line 1, “Tiananmen East Station” Exit D (outside).  Also you can reach here by taxi.  Show the taxi driver “请带我去天安门东地铁站D口”.  We suggest the subway is more easier and efficient than the taxi in this area.


Then follow the guide go through the security check and enter the Tian’anmen Square. Tian’anmen Square has many significant buildings, such as the Monument to the People’s Heroes, Chairman Mao’s Memorial Hall, the National Museum of China, and the National Congress Hall. Then, follow the guide and walk through an underground passage toward the Forbidden City.

After entering the Meridian Gate, you will be inside the Forbidden City. The Forbidden City is divided into six main parts: The Front Court ,The Rear Court ,The East Palaces, The West Palaces, The Outer East Palaces and Outer West Palaces.  These six main area covering the administrative area, residential area for emperor, empress, concubines, emperor dowagers, exhibition rooms and treasure gallery. We will selected the most essential palaces and exhibition to visit.

5:00pm Our tour will ended at the North Gate of the Forbidden City.  
Book Price
Price Adult (Age>8) Child (Age: 4-7) Infant (Age:0-3)
Per Person
$49 USD $49 USD Free



Options
If you like, you can continue to join our other Mini-Group Tours (click here ) in the afternoon OR Night Tours (click here) OR Enjoy room service for a nice Chinese Whole-body Massage (click here) by our therapist at your preferred time.
Includes
Experienced English-speaking tour guide service
Reservation of Tian’anmen Square
Admission ticket enter the Forbidden City
Excludes
Transportation
Gratuity to the guide
Meal
Warmly Suggestions
1 Forbidden City is closed on Monday. Forbidden City issued the tickets seven days before the visit date and only limited 30000 tickets per day. Please book our Forbidden City tour 7 days in advance in case of a shortage of tickets.
2 SPECIAL NOTICE: Forbidden City Security Check Rules: The following objects are strictly prohibited: 1.Aerosal cans of any kind(Deodorant, Mosquito Repellent, etc); 2. Inflammables of any kind(Alcohol, Lighter&Match Stick, etc); 3.Sharp objects of any kind(Knife &Scissors, etc); 4.Professional Video-taping devices (Camera tripod&Selfie Pole, Drones, etc); 5.Any suitcases/backpack with wheels.
3 Your guide will contact you by calling you, or leaving a message in your hotel room the evening before your next day's tour. 
4 Many places have already started using E-tickets now. Please bring your valid passport on the day of travel for the sites need to confirm your name with the tickets.
5 Please note that the itinerary is flexible, and we can adjust it according to your interests, the weather, or any unexpected conditions.
6 The quoted price is a half-day tour price. More than 4 hours may incur an extra charge.
7 For the half day group tour, Cancellation is free if made at least 24 hours before the activity starts. However, late cancellations or failure to arrive will not be eligible for a refund.