This tour incorporates two of the most famous icons in the Beijing area.

Firstly, visit the Forbidden City and marvel at the enormity of the courtyards. Continue on to visit a a Jade Carving Factory and learn more about this highly prized stone. After lunch, visit the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall, known for its beautiful surroundings. If you want to reach the highest point the cable car is a good choice (optional extra). To end the day, back in downtown Beijing, learn about Chinese traditional medicine at the cultural centre.

Destination China
City Beijing
Departure Location Hotel
Duration 8 hours

Tour Schedule

Tour Dates Departs Daily

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