Forbidden City and Summer Palace Hanfu Experience with Lunch

Cultural & Theme Tours in Beijing

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During this once-in-a-lifetime private 6-hour tour, you will dress beautiful Hanfu (traditional Chinese clothing) to visit the UNESCO Historical sites Forbidden City and Summer Palace as if you go back to the past time of China. Your guide will take some nice photos and print them for you, so you can share this unforgettable memory and experience to your friends and family. Besides Forbidden City and Summer Palace, you will also visit Tian'anmen Square and the Ruins of The Yuan Dynasty(Yuan Dynasty City Wall Relics Park). A tasty local lunch and tea break in a Buddhist theme tea house are included. 5 great print-out photos for this unforgettable experience.Note: Upon booking, please advise your height and weight of all participants for Hanfu size arrangement.
Your guide will pick you up from your hotel in Beijing city at 9:00am. You will dress the Hanfu you like, and head to Tian'anmen Square first followed by a interesting Forbidden City Tour. Your guide will also dress Hanfu accompany you all the way, and you will be shared the functions and stories about the landmarks and buildings here.  Most people visit the middle of the Forbidden city, your guide will take you to the west palace to explore some quite courtyards where you will take beautiful photos while wearing Hanfu costume.After Forbidden city tour, visit the Yuan Dynasty City Wall Relics Park if you like, which was built on the city wall relics of the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368). The original city wall was 600 meters (656 yards) long constructed of rammed-earth in which poles and crossbars were used to reinforce it. You will enjoy your lunch in a nice local restaurant before your Summer Palace visiting. After spending a good time in Summer Palace, such as taking beautiful photo at famous Long Corridor, Kunming Lake, and etc., you will have an afternoon tea at a very special place - Luyuxuan Teahouse, which is an elegant and quiet place features Buddhist culture and tea culture. You will also be offered tea (choice of green tea, oolong, white, pu'er and etc.), fruits,snacks,nuts and various while soaking up the Buddhist ambience. It makes for a perfect retreat for drinking tea and chatting. You can walk around the tea house and enjoy the atmosphere. If you are interested in the Buddhist collections, the host there will be more than happy to explain the meaning and stories about them.After tour is finished, you will receive 5 of your cool photo prints as a gift. Your driver and guide will transfer you back to your hotel .

What’s included

  • Private tour
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off(For hotels within the 4th ring road of Beijing city)
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch, snacks and tea
  • Hanfu costume
  • Professional guide
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Entrance fee
  • Entry/Admission - Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Ruins of The Yuan Dynasty

What’s not included

  • Gratuities


  • Instant Confirmation
  • Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • Lunch included
  • Snacks and Beverages included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included