This tour is a must for those who have a limited amount of time to see Beijing’s best attractions and don’t know where to start. You will visit some of Beijing’s best known, most photogenic landmarks, including the Temple of Heaven, the Forbidden City, and Tiananmen Square. You’ll also get to feast on the city’s eponymous signature dish, Peking roast duck, at a popular local restaurant.
• Pick up from the airport • Qianmen Pedestrian Street - A famous pedestrian street with more than 570 years of history • Temple of Heaven - browse this magnificent temple complex and learn about Chinese sacrificial culture • Lunch: Peking Duck • Tiananmen Square - one of the largest public squares in the world. The history, cultural, and political significance of the square makes it a must-visit sight in Beijing. • The Forbidden City - explore the largest palace complex in the world, home to 24 Chinese emperors over 491 years. The complex has 9,999 rooms - a room being the space between four pillars. The well-guarded palace is surrounded by a moat 3,800 metres long and 52 metres wide. • Jingshan Park - take in great panoramic views of the Forbidden City from this pleasant park. • Drop-off at the airport