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Private Half-Day Mutianyu Great Wall Tour including Round Way Cable Car or Toboggan

Enjoy personalized attention and a flexible itinerary on this private 5-hour hiking tour on the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall. Cable car, chair lift, and toboggan ride included, as well as round-trip private transportation from your hotel in Beijing. Choose between morning and afternoon departure to fit your schedule.
  • Duration: 5 hours
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4-Hour Private Beijing Walking Tour of the Forbidden City

The UNESCO-listed Forbidden City is Beijing’s most visited attraction with over 14 million annual visitors, and it has the traffic to match. This 4-hour walking tour ensures you maximise your time, with a private guide, pre-paid entrance tickets, and an itinerary tailored to your preferences. Hotel pickup is included.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Private Tour: Guangzhou City Sightseeing Including Yuexiu Park

Discover a different side of bustling Guangzhou on a four-hour private tour with a knowledgeable guide who leads you through the expansive green oasis of Yuexiu Park. Explore the highlights of the park, including Zhenhai Tower and Temple Of The Five Immortals, while learning about the Ming Dynasty, the city’s rags-to-riches history and other local lore. Wind down as you stroll along vibrant Shang Xiajiu Road and see examples of Qilou architecture along the street.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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5-Hour Small Group Tour to Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and Antiquarium

Hear the stories behind Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square during a 5-hour, small-group walking tour in Beijing. After exploring the famous square, which is one of the world’s largest, you’ll make your way into the Forbidden City using a prebooked ticket to avoid any long entrance lines. Explore all the key sites including the Imperial Garden, and discover fun facts about the Ming and Qing dynasties from your guide. Numbers are limited to just 12 people, and you can rest assured that no unwelcome factory or tourist shop visits are planned.
  • Duration: 5 hours
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  • Duration: 5 hours
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Private Half Day Tour to Beijing Panda House and Summer Palace

If you’re visiting Beijing and want to see a panda bear up close, take this exclusive half day tour to the Panda House at Beijing Zoo. With round trip transport from your hotel, get personalized service to visit pandas. Then tour the scenic Summer Palace, an original royal garden, and enjoy a pleasant boat ride on the famous Kunming Lake.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Half Day Private Tour to Summer Palace in Beijing

Sprawling across 743 acres (301 hectares) of lake and garden, the Summer Palace was designed to keep the imperial court entertained through Beijing’s long, hot summers. So it’s well worth taking a private guide to steer you to the highlights of this vast expanse. Beat the long lines by pre-booking this convenient door-to-door tour that includes Nanhu Island, Longevity Hill, the Tower of Buddhist Incense, and shopping.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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5-Hour Skip-the-Line Ultimate Discovery of Forbidden City Tour in Beijing

Breeze past the long entry lines to enjoy your 5-hour pre-booked tour of the Forbidden City. Follow your tour guide to visit eighteen different palaces, including the lavish The Antiquarium of The Palace Museum (Treasures Museum). Learn about the ancient history, culture and traditions that helped shape the Forbidden City through your guide's engaging commentary. Entrance fees and hotel pickup in Beijing are included.
  • Duration: 5 hours
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  • Duration: 5 hours
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Forbidden City Private Tour with Skip-the-Line Access

See the Chinese imperial palace used from the Ming dynasty to the end of the Qing dynasty up close on this private, 4-hour tour of the Forbidden City, including special skip-the-line access. Along the way, you’ll also get to see Tiananmen Square and Jinshan Park. Please be aware that this tour doesn’t include transportation to and from the attractions, but your private guide can help you get a taxi or other form of transport (own expense).
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Half Day All-inclusive Private Tour to Mutianyu Great Wall and China Dream Stone from Beijing

See the Great Wall and so much more on this door-to-door private tour that takes you to one very special spot that only locals know. Enjoy skip-the-line access to the Great Wall at Mutianyu, then ride the cable car up and toboggan down. Next, experience the blissful karst landscapes of China Dream Stone, savor a Chinese lunch, and enjoy a photo stop at the Bird’s Nest and the Water Cube.
  • Duration: 5 to 6 hrs
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  • Duration: 5 to 6 hrs
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Beijing Zoo Panda House and Summer Palace Private Tour

This 4-hour tour of the Beijing Zoo’s Panda House and Beijing’s Summer Palace not only lets you check out two of the city’s main attractions, it also gives you a better understanding of how to use the city’s metro system. With help from your guide, take the metro to both places, and explore the areas. Afterward, decide if you want to take the metro back to your hotel with your guide or stay at the Summer Palace for more sightseeing. This tour is offered in the morning and in the afternoon, so you can choose which time better suits your schedule.
  • Duration: 4 to 5 hrs
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  • Duration: 4 to 5 hrs
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Beijing Old Hutongs Tour by Rickshaw

Weave your way around charming streets and ancient alleys (hutongs) on a 3-hour rickshaw tour of Beijing. Clamber into your traditional mode of transport and discover an alternative side of Beijing; see locals going about daily life and marvel at spectacular sights like Drum Tower. Visit a local home to gain insight into ancient Chinese customs and culture and sip aromatic tea collected from local plantations. Enjoy the convenience of round-trip transportation from your hotel on this enriching tour.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Private Half-Day Beijing Zoo Panda House and Beijing Aquarium

Observe a diverse range of wildlife without even leaving the city on a private 4-hour tour of Beijing Zoo and Beijing Aquarium (Beijing Haiyangguan). WIth a personal guide, you’ll learn far more about the species and their behaviors than you would alone. See animals such as giant pandas at Beijing Zoo and marvel at sharks, sea turtles, and jellyfish at Beijing Aquarium (Beijing Haiyangguan), the largest inland aquarium in China. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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4-Hour Private Tour of the Summer Palace by Public Transportation

Beijing’s UNESCO-listed Summer Palace (Yiheyuan) is undoubtedly one of the Chinese capital’s top attractions. Make the most of your visit to the World Heritage site on a private 4-hour tour, during which you’ll receive undivided attention and learn more about Beijing’s culture and history. Visit highlights such as the intricately painted Long Corridor and a 17-arch marble bridge, and admire the beautiful landscape designs at the Hall of Longevity. Choose between a morning or afternoon departure.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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4-Hour Private Layover Tour: Forbidden City

Spend 2 hours at the Forbidden City, and make the most of your layover in Beijing. Your private guide meets you at Beijing International Airport and takes you to the world’s largest imperial complex. Immerse yourself in centuries of history at this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Your guide provides comfortable and timely transport so you are assured to catch your departing flight.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Private Half Day Mutianyu Great Wall Tour with Chair Lift and Toboggan Ride

Whether you’re in Beijing for business or pleasure, you don’t want to miss out on the Great Wall. Save time and energy on this private half-day tour. Traveling direct from your door, explore the Great Wall at Mutianyu with your private guide. Your tour includes round-trip cable car tickets, for maximum efficiency, or a chairlift up and toboggan slide down. You can add airport drop-off for an additional fee.
  • Duration: 5 to 6 hrs
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  • Duration: 5 to 6 hrs
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Half-Day Private Tour of Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum

Get personalized attention and enjoy a flexible itinerary while exploring the Terracotta Warriors and Horses Museum on this guided tour from Xi'an. Explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site with the added benefit of a guide's in-depth commentary, and take the opportunity to ask plenty of questions and move at your own pace. Entrance fees and hotel pickup/drop-off are included.
  • Duration: 5 hours
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  • Duration: 5 hours
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Private Cultural Tour: Hutong Rickshaw Ride and Dumpling Making in Beijing

Combine a tour of Old Beijing with an authentic local experience on this private 5-hour tour, including hotel pick-up. Ride a rickshaw around the historic 'hutongs’ (narrow alleys) of Old Beijing, then take in the views from the landmark Drum Tower. Next, be welcomed inside a local family home and gain a unique insight into Chinese culture as you practice traditional arts like calligraphy and paper cutting. Finally, learn how to make delicious Chinese dumplings and tuck into a scrumptious lunch of typical cuisine with your hosts.
  • Duration: 5 hours
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  • Duration: 5 hours
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Temple of Heaven Private Tour and Tea Tasting at Maliandao Tea Street

Enjoy visiting the Temple of Heaven with this private, 4-hour tour, including round-trip transport from your Beijing accommodation. Explore the temple, and see the Hall of Prayer for Good Harvests and the Imperial Vault of Heaven. Then, head over to Maliandao Tea Street, and sit down at a local tea house to experience a traditional tea ceremony, and get the chance to taste tea, too.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Half Day Tour to Beijing Mutianyu Great Wall with Cable Way Up and Toboggan Down

Getting to the Great Wall at Mutianyu by public transport involves two buses and a metro, while group tours are often rushed. Experience one of the world’s true seven wonders in style on a private door-to-door tour that’s tailor-made for families. Ride the cable car up, then hike with your guide and capture timeless pictures. Race to the bottom on the toboggan slide.
  • Duration: 5 hours
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Private Cultural Day Tour: Nanluoguxiang, Beijing Duck Dinner and Peking Opera Show

Step out for an afternoon of sightseeing in Beijing’s traditional hutongs, focusing on the Shichahai Lakes district and Nanluoguxiang Alley. See a mixture of old buildings along the ancient alleyways, including some that were built 800 years ago, then discover the modern boutiques, cafes and bars that they contain. Admire the temples and mansions around Shihachai, and partake in a traditional tea ceremony at the Bell Tower. Top off your experience with a dinner that showcases Peking duck, then enjoy a traditional Peking Opera performance at the Liyuan Theater during the night.
  • Duration: 8 hours
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  • Duration: 8 hours
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Private Beijing Markets Tour with Tea Tasting at Hongqiao Pearl Market

Experience shopping just like a city dweller as you wander through four vendor-lined markets on this private 5-hour tour in Beijing. Taste tea at Hongqiao Pearl Market, do some antique shopping at Panjiayuan Flea Market, wander Maliandao Tea Market, and stop by one other local-favorite market. Because this tour is private, your guide helps you quickly find the areas you’re interested in, so you can make the most of your time.
  • Duration: 5 hours
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  • Duration: 5 hours
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4-Hour Private Tour: Lama Temple, Confucius Temple, Guozijian Museum with Dim Sum

Enjoy the intimacy of a private tour while seeing 2 of Beijing’s most iconic temples, Lama Temple and Confucius Temple. Your English speaking guide teaches you about architecture, beliefs and local heritage so you fully appreciate the significance of the temples. Schedule at your convenience with either a morning visit followed by a traditional dim sum lunch, or an afternoon visit followed by dinner.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Private Half-Day Temple of Heaven and Lama Temple Tour by Metro

Visit two of Beijing’s most beautiful temples on this private half-day tour. Ride the Beijing metro like a local, marvel at the Temple of Heaven, and see the priceless Maidala Buddha statue at Lama Temple. Hotel pickup and entrance fees are included.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Private City Tour: Temple of Heaven, Hongqiao Market, Acrobatic show and Beijing Duck Dinner

Spend an afternoon and evening seeing some of Beijing’s highlights with a knowledgeable guide. Start with a visit to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Temple of Heaven, an important place of worship for the Ming and Qing imperial courts. Outside in the park, see local people practicing Tai Chi before continuing to a silk factory and Hongqiao (Pearl) Market — famous for its pearl vendors. Watch an acrobatics show at the Jinsha theater then wind down your tour with a delicious dinner starring Peking duck, a classic Beijing specialty.
  • Duration: 6 hours
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  • Duration: 6 hours
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