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1-day Traditional Beijing Essence Bus Tour

Tour code: BJ-08   

Tour Overview:

Price: US$63pp. Beijing, the most representative city of China, is celebrated for its history and Culture. During this One-Day Beijing Tour, you will visit Tian'anmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace.

1-day Traditional Beijing Essence Bus Tour

Detailed Itinerary

Departure: daily except Monday

Duration: Approx. 8 hours

Pick-up point and time: Your Hotel between 7:00am and 7:30am

Finishing point and time: Your Hotel around 6:00pm

Language: English

Pick up at your hotel between 7:00am and 7:30am.This tour starts at northern part of Tian'anmen Square. Seeing the Tian’anmen Rostrum, which is the symbol of new China. You could see two pairs of 600 years old stone lions, the ornamental columns, the outer golden water bridge and so on. Besides, having chance to view all constructions from distance. Such as the National Flag Pole, the Monument to the People's Hero, the Chairman Mao Zedong Memorial Hall, the Great Hall of People, and the National Museum.

From there you will proceed to the Forbidden City, the largest and best-preserved ancient imperial palaces group with 500 years history in the world. Visit the Forbidden City along the central axis from south to north for 2 hours. 

On the way to Temple of Heaven, you will have a chance to visit the Chinese traditional medicine culture. After having a short rest, we'll visit the Temple of Heaven -- the largest ancient imperial worship architecture group in the world where the ancient Emperors prayed for peace and harvest. The visit to Temple of Heaven takes about 1 hour.

After Chinese lunch (40 minutes) in Restaurant, enjoy a short visit to a pearl free market not missed. Driving (30minutes) to Summer Palace, the largest and most beautiful Chinese imperial garden. It is regarded as a museum of gardens in China. The visit takes about 1 hour and 20 minutes. Transferred back to your hotels.


Wear casually and pay attention to the climate in Beijing.

Special features:

1. Only English-speaking travelers in the coach;

2. Well- trained English Speaking tour guide;

3. Keep about ten travelers in each 22-seats air-conditioned coach.

Useful travel advice on: Beijing Travel tips

Guide Price


1. Entrance tickets

2. Pick-up and drop-off service

3. Air-conditioned tour coach

4. English Speaking tour guide

5. Typical Chinese lunch


1. Tips to the guide and driver

2. Own expense

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  • Asked by Oriol
    2016-06-26 18:04

    I would like to do the 1-day traditional Beijing essence bus tour on the 9th or 10th of July. Is there availability for two people?

    Where is the pick up point?

    I am also interested in sightseeing the great wall for one day. Which tour would you recommend me?

    Thank you,

    Answered by Ricky
    2016-06-26 19:43
    Hi, Oriol,

    Thanks for contacting Easy Tour China.

    We are very glad to be of service to you. As to your trip to Beijing, our travel specialist will be in touch with you soon via email.

    Have a nice day there!
  • Asked by kavousanos
    2014-09-14 00:36
    I am staying at Yoyo hotel -
    Zhong 10 building, East SanLi Tun, Chao Yang District, Beijing 100027
    Hotel tel. 64173388
    Answered by Ricky
    2014-09-14 08:53
    Hi, Kavousanos,

    Thanks for contacting Easy Tour China.

    We are very glad to be of service to you. Our professional travel consultant will be in touch with you soon via email or phone.

    Wish you a pleasant time in Beijing!

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