BJ-81(No running on Monday besides July and August)
The highlights include
Our Guide will hold your name sign,wait you at the waiting halls of theTianjin International Cruise Home Port,heading to the Beijing City ,it will take 2.5-3 hours
Stop at a Local Restaurant for lunch
Exploring one of the world’s largest public areas—Tiananmen Square, home to the National Museum of China, the mausoleum of Mao Zedong and the great Monument to the Peoples’ Heroes. Pass through the south gate to the magnificent Forbidden City, a 250-acre complex of courtyards, palaces, pavilions and gardens, which served as the imperial palace for emperors and their households for more than 500 years
The Forbidden City was the imperial palace from the Ming and Qing Dynasties. It is located in the middle of Beijing,, and now houses the Palace Museum. For almost 500 years, it served as the home of emperors and their households, as well as the ceremonial and political center of Chinese government.
The palace complex exemplifies traditional Chinese palatial architecture,and has influenced cultural and architectural developments in East Asia and elsewhere.
The Forbidden City was declared a World Heritage Site in 1987,and is listed by UNESCO as the largest collection of preserved ancient wooden structures in the world
Return to hotel around 4pm
DEPARTURE TIME & LOCATION
The pick up location is waiting hall oftheTianjin International Cruise Home Port, your guide will hold a sign with your name writen on
Vehicle and Passenger Number
1-2 Passengers: we offer cars (4 seats )
3-4 Passengers: we offer vans (7 seats)
5-6 Passengers: we offer vans (15 seats)
6-12 Passengers: we offer 22-seat coach
13-25 Passengers: we offer 33-seat coach
26-40: Passengers: we offer 51-seat coach
This is an exclusive private day Tour. Once your tour is confirmed, that tour will no longer be available to anyone else except for your own traveling party.
We offer the Authantic Chinese food in the local restaurant,if you have special request please tell us in advance
We only have English speaking drivers for the cars and 7 seats vans,so more than 7 pessengers,we only offer Chinese Speaking Driver.
‘The quotated price is for a tour between 8 to 9 hours,additional hours are billed $15 per hour for the guide and $15 per hour for the driver.
The itinerary is flexible,we can adjust it according to your personal interests/weather/any unexpected conditions
Deposit of 200USD is required for this tour,please contact us to make an invoice for you,and pay the balance to our guide or driver once you meet
At the moment we only have three English speaking drivers,don’t worry if they already booked ,we do have Chinese speaking driver available, they can use their phone to call our translator at any time for help
From January 1st, 2014, the Forbidden City will be closed on every Monday (except the public holidays and July 1 – Aug.31) for the examination and maintenance of the ancient palace architecture and the cultural relics.
So this tour doesn’t running on Monday
Discover Beijing Tours offer these services for free, let us know in advance if you need
Child safety seats
In China,children’s discount are based on height,please let us know your children’s height,so we can give you the children’s discount accordingly
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Experienced Tour Guide
Comfortable Transportation with an Experienced Driver
Entrance Fees to the Forbidden City
Unlimited mineral water
Gratuities to your tour guide and driver
Meals not mentioned in the itinerary