Beijing and the Great Wall in One DayBeijing Tour

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Trip Summary

Chinese Culture, At a Glance

So, you only have one day in Beijing and are worried about having enough time to see the best sights? Get ready for what may be the most exciting 24 hours of your life! First, you will visit the huge and iconic Tiananmen Square, as well as the Forbidden City, the former home of China's emperors, both places of tremendous cultural importance to people from all over the country.

Your whirlwind tour will then include a stop at the Great Wall, where you can take in fabulous mountain views from the winding stone walkways of this ancient stronghold and renowned wonder of the world.

Each element of the package tour can be tailored to your individual needs, so please get in touch with your agent if you would like to make any changes to the itinerary.

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  • Tiananmen Square – China's iconic public square
  • Forbidden City – explore the immense palace complex that was home to China's emperors for more than 400 years
  • Lunch - Peking duck
  • Mutianyu Great Wall – this scenic section of the Great Wall has been restored but is still far less touristy (with toboggan and cable car)

What's Included

  • One-on-one trip consulting and planning service from one of our experienced travel specialists
  • Domestic transportation as detailed on your itinerary
  • Private English-speaking guide (selected/trained by our Western staff)
  • Experienced Chinese-speaking driver and quality, air-conditioned vehicle (unlimited bottled water supplied in your vehicle)
  • Entry to all attractions on your itinerary – no hidden costs or commission-based shopping stops
  • Meals as specified on your itinerary (at quality local restaurants)
  • 24/7 support from your guide and travel specialist while you are on tour

What's Not Included

  • International flights to and from China
  • International travel insurance (you should purchase your own policy in your home country)
  • Tips for your guide and driver


  • We offer our itineraries as suggestions only; all of our tours can be tailored to your schedule and interests. If there is anything you do or don't want to include, simply let your agent know
  • Prices vary according to your date of travel and any special requests you might have. Please ask for a free, bespoke quotation
  • Meals may change based on the time and location. You can also ask your guide to change your meals. We will try our best to help you enjoy a variety of Chinese food
  • For tour booking terms and conditions, please read our Terms of Service

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