Discover the essential monuments of Beijing, the capital of China, on a full-day tour from Guangzhou by air. Your guide meets you at Beijing’s airport and takes you to Tiananmen Square where you see Chairman Mao’s tomb and other monuments. Then tour the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Forbidden City complex, which was once reserved exclusively for the imperial court. Hear about the ceremonies that the Ming and the Qing emperors held at the Temple of Heaven. You’ll also learn about the process for making silk and enjoy a Chinese lunch.