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Beijing Private Layover Guided Tour to Great Wall & Forbidden City provided by Beijing Layover Tour

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Beijing Private Layover Guided Tour to Great Wall & Forbidden City

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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.
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  • 1
    Mutianyu Great Wall
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    Tiananmen Square (Tiananmen Guangchang)
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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  • 3
    Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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Important Information
Duration
10–12 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 Great Wall and Forbidden City.
  • Warm coats in winter.
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Mutianyu Great Wall
  • Entry/Admission - Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
Exclusions
  • Personal expenses.
  • Cable cars/toboggan at Great Wall.
  • Gratuities, tips to guides or drivers.
  • Meals. We can take you to have lunch if you have time, please pay the meal cost on your own.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • 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 11:30.
  • 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 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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karla552 wrote a review Jan 2020
Burbank, California7 contributions
I had long layover in china on my way to Thailand from the USA. Instructions via email were quick and easy no understand. We had no issue with getting out of the airport and meeting our guide Alice. Guide was very pleasant and informative. When we got there there was very few
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Date of experience: November 2019
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jonpauldickerson wrote a review Jan 2020
Saint Louis, Missouri3 contributions
I was on a long layover on my way back to the USA from Thailand and stopped in Beijing. I heard about this layover tour from my girlfriend, who had done it a few months ago. Herbie was my guide and did a terrific job! He speaks GREAT english and was fun and easy to spend the day
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Date of experience: January 2020
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akw1988 wrote a review Jan 2020
21 contributions2 helpful votes
We had 2 layovers on the way to and from Australia, and decided we would like to see some of Beijing instead of waiting round in the airport. We did mutianyu Great Wall with Hutong on the way, and summer palace with Tiananmen Square and the forbidden city on the way back. The
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John wrote a review Dec 2019
3 contributions1 helpful vote
My wife and I had 12 hours of layover in Beijing and really wanted to see the Great Wall. We contacted this company and they made all the arrangements so seamless and even sent detailed instructions for exit from the airport. Our tour guide Herbie was so fun and knowledgeable,
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Date of experience: January 2020
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LuFur wrote a review Dec 2019
Toronto, Ontario4 contributions1 helpful vote
Excellent tour guide Lisa (English guide). Lisa took us around and described the history very well. The car provided was excellent. The driver knew the route very well.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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B2227FNtammyt
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Great Wall tour
Our tour guide Ms. Alice was very nice, helpful and knowledgeable about the tour that we did. We were glad that we
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aimeehoins
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Great company
To be clear: our upcoming trip was cancelled and we were not able to take the tour. However, all of our planning w
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kellyy861
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Awesome tour, no lines, no worries
- Easy and simple to book - They provided clear instructions on how to meet them - The tour itself was awesome! Her
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Y7467TGkatiek
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Sole layover tour
This company was great and very professional. Originally I planned to visit the Great Wall, but the time of my arri
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652abigailw
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Fantastic Layover Tour
A friend and I wanted to make good use of the Layover time in Beijing. I looked on here to find a company and this
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Megan P
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Huanghuacheng Wall with Herbie
Booked in advance at PEK (tourism desk in the arrival hall) for our 12+ hour stopover on the way back to the US. Di
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NikolaR580
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A great disappointment
We had a layover in Beijing and we decided to take a tour to see the Great Wall. The opportunity to see the Great w
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Rikkityler86
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Amazing tour with Alice
Nothing but great things to say perfect quick pick up from airport in spacious vehicle, followed but 3 great trips
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Explorer707036
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Amazing day tour
We had 13 hrs layover in the Beijing and did the great wall and forbidden city tour. Herbie was our guide for the d
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458curtisc
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Amazing tour!!
This was such an amazing tour! Herbie was such an awesome guide and very knowledgeable. It felt like I was touring
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angelorange
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Thanks for guiding Herbie!!
Herbie was a great guide! Considerate not to talk when I was texting with family and friends in the car, told me to
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Javier2828
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Highly Recommend this Life-changing tour!
14 hour layover in PEK turned into a tour of Temple of Heaven, Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City. Incoming flight
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Stefan R
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Grat Wall and Great Tourguide Herbie during stop over at Peking Airport
We had Stop over in Beijing and booked tour to great wall. Herbie was our guide . He was waiting on or meeting poin
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samaR2599OM
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Great Wall layover tour - fantastic!!
This layover tour was brilliant! The organisation of the tour (arranging pickup, driving etc) was fantastic; the vi
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DanielleInCT
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Herbie is such a great guide!
In a short amount of time we were able to see the great Wall (must go down the slide), the forbidden city, Tiananme
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  • Duration: 10–12 hours
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  • Languages Offered: English
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