Excursion

Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and Juyongguan Great Wall - Full day tour

This full day private tour visits Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City and the Juyongguan section of the Great Wall.

The symbolic heart of China and a gathering place for the masses, Tiananmen Square has been witness to many great historic events over the years. You will have free time to walk among the square's legendary landmarks such as the Great Hall of the People and the towering Monument to the Peoples Heroes.

Your tour today also includes entrance to the Forbidden City, the inner sanctum and palace where China's former emperors ruled their empires for centuries. As you explore maze of courtyards, ceremonial halls and sights you can just imagine the intrigues of this mysterious palace where commoners were excluded and the wealthy and powerful reigned for nearly 500 years.

Next up is one of the three most famous passes along the Great Wall of China - the Juyongguan Great Wall. Located 37 miles from downtown Beijing, was a solid stronghold encircling a valley and used to defend the northern access route to Beijing in ancient times. 

This excursion departs daily and is based on a minimum of 2 passengers.