5-Hour Private Beijing Central Axis And Forbidden City Tour

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 5 Hrs
  • Language:
  • Departure Time :
    8:00am Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
  • Departure Details :
    Your centrally located hotel within 4th ring road of Beijing
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund


Clamber into your traditional mode of transport and discover an alternative side of Beijing; see locals going about daily life; visit a local home to gain insight into ancient Chinese customs and culture; land the top of Jingshan park for a bird's-eye view of the whole Forbidden city, experience the center of traditional Beijing from outside the Bell and Drum tower; keep an everlasting memory by taking snapshots of Olympic Center and enjoy the convenient round-trip transportation from your hotel on this enriching tour.


  • Instant Confirmation
  • Comprehensive tour of the city
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • All entrance fees included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included

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Your friendly guide and driver will pick you up from the hotel at 8:00 A.M. Start your day from Jingshan Park, a green space in the heart of Beijing. This area once served as an imperial garden during the Yuan, Ming and Qing dynasties. You have the opportunity of overlooking the whole of the Forbidden City from the top of the park.

Next, visit the famous Shichahai area onrickshaw to see the beautiful gardens, rockeries, ponds, elaborate pavilions and distinctive water features. Meanwhile you are able to explore the old streets of Beijing and traditional Beijing old houses around Hutongs by visiting a local family to gain insight into traditional customs.

Continue your tour to the Bell and Drum Towers, visibly prominent constructionsthat represent the symbol of this old city. Followed by a visit to the famous Olympic Center "Bird's Nest" and "Water Cube" where you can enjoy some photomoment and an exterior tour.

After your tour is finished, you will be transferred back to your hotel.


  • Professional guide and driver
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Rickshaw tour at Hutong 
  • Optional with airport transfer 


  • Lunch
  • Gratuities (recommended)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

Please wear comfortable walking shoes