Royal Discovery Of Forbidden City & Overlooking It From Royal Park At Jingshan - Beijing

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 Hrs
  • Language:
  • Departure Time :
    8:30 AM
  • Departure Details :
    Your Hotel in Beijing
  • Return Details :
    Tour ends at royal park behind the Forbidden City, we will uber/taxi you back to the hotel.
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


5-hour in-depth tour in the world largest Emperors Palace-Forbidden City and Royal Park where offers a panoramic view of the Forbidden City. Forbidden City had been used as an Emperors home for almost 600 years, a place where 24 emperors lived, full of stories of fun, love, sad and many events which influenced Chinas history. Also a gathering place of Chinese architect, almost 9,000 rooms marked the #1 building nationwide. Unlike the regular tour group who spends only 1 hour in this royal palace, were going to explore it in 5 hours instead, as we focus on all major palaces/stops. Besides, we will hike up to the hill top (142 feet high) at royal park where offers a birds eye view of the golden Forbidden City.

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This royal journey to the Forbidden City and Royal Park starts at 8:30 in the morning. You will be met by our guide in your hotel lobby by this time. Then board on our nice & air-conditioned vehicle to go to the Forbidden City.
Upon arrival, history telling first while standing in front of the magnificent Meridian Gate, which is the main entrance to the Forbidden City. Then follow the guide to go through the entrance with the pre-booked tickets. After you get into the Forbidden City, also called Palace Museum, you will be flooded by the tons of history from early Ming to Qing Dynasties (1420-1911). here is the place where 24 emperors lived, it occupies an area of 72 hectares, also divided into outer court-the emperors handled state affairs, giving audiences to his fellows, and inner court-where emperor and his empress, concubines, palace maids lived. Therere 18 major palaces/stops will be involved along the journey in the Forbidden City. In those palaces/stops, you will learn how emperors ascended the throne, where the imperial exams take place, how and where emperors keep the treasures gathered worldwide, where the thousands concubines lived and the wedding chamber where the emperor married, etc. Tons of history stories.
Besides, two more major stops will be arranged at the end of the tour: Wanchun(Ten thousands springs) Pavillion and Guilty Tree-where last Ming Emperor committed suicide by hang himself on this tree. At Wanchun Pavillion, you will get a fantastic birds eye view of massive golden palaces of the Forbidden City.
Your tour will be ended in about 5 hours visit at Royal Park. Then we will uber you back to the hotel. Lovely tour ends!
Things to Know:
Please Note: You MUST provide your passport names and numbers correctly upon booking. On the day of visit, Please have all the passports with you.
Heres the list of palaces/stops during our visit:
1.The Meridian Gate(Wu men) "Painting and Calligraphy Gallery"
2. Hall of Martial Valor (Wuying dian) "Ceramics Gallery"
3. Hall of Literary Brilliance (Wenhua dian)
4.Gate of Supreme Harmony (Taihe men)
5.Hall of Supreme Harmony (Taihe dian)
6.Hall of Central Harmony (Zhonghe dian)
7.Hall of Preserving Harmony (Baohe dian)
8.Birds Eye View Point of Inner Palace and Marble Terrace
9.Palace of Heavenly Purity (Qianqing gong)
10.10 . Hall of Union and Peace (Jiaotai dian)
11.Palace of Earthly Tranquility (Kunning gong)
12.Hall of Mental Cultivation (Yangxin dian)
13.Area of Six Western Palaces
14.Imperial Garden (Yu huayuan)
15.Area of Six Eastern Palaces
16.9 Dragon Wall
17.Hall of Treasure Museum
18.Gate of Divine Prowess (Shenwu men)
19.Wanchun(ten-thousand springs) Pavilion (142-feet high hilltop, offers panoramic view of the Forbidden city)
20.Guilty Tree


Experienced English-Speaking tour guide

Hotel Pickup & Uber/Taxi Back

Local Taxes


Any Food and Drinks


Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

Not wheelchair accessible

Minimum numbers apply.

There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.

Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants

A current valid passport is required on the day of travel.

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate