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Private Layover Tour to Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and Houhai Area

From $80 per person
Private Layover Tour to Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and Houhai Area

Tour Style:
Leverage your extended layover in Beijing by venturing beyond the airport and immersing yourself in a captivating exploration of the city's key attractions. With a layover of at least 10 hours, seize the opportunity to discover the city's rich tapestry and experience the dynamic blend of old and new Beijing, all expertly guided by a private tour.

Duration: 10

Tiananmen Square, Forbin City, Houhai area

Pick-up point:
Beijing Capital International Airport/ Beijing Daxing Internationa Airport

Finishing point:
Beijing Capital International Airport/ Beijing Daxing Internationa Airport

Tour Customizable:
Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry)

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Available: Daily (except Monday)


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  • Place&Transport: Beijing
  • Today's Activities: Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Houhai
  • Accommodation: N/A
  • Meal: Lunch

Welcome to Beijing! Your exhilarating one-day tour begins with a warm welcome from your guide at the airport. Keep an eye out for the distinctive "Your Way Holiday" welcome sign as you prepare for a memorable exploration of this vibrant city, enriched by the historical wonders of iconic landmarks!


Start your day with a visit to the historic Tiananmen Square, a symbol of China's political and cultural significance. Learn about its history and the events that have unfolded on this expansive square from our knowledgeable guide.

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Next, immerse yourself in the awe-inspiring grandeur of the Forbidden City, also known as the Palace Museum. Delve into the rich history of this imperial palace, marvel at its intricate architecture, and gain insights into the lives of Chinese emperors.

Following your visit to the Forbidden City, enjoy a delightful lunch at a local restaurant, carefully selected by our guide to showcase authentic Chinese flavors. Your guide will provide insights into the significance of specific dishes, adding cultural context to your culinary experience (lunch included).


After a satisfying lunch, take a relaxing stroll around Houhai, a charming lake area surrounded by traditional hutongs and modern amenities. Experience the blend of old and new in Beijing's urban landscape.

As the day draws to a close, your guide and driver will ensure a safe journey back to the airport for your departure flight, marking the end of your Beijing adventure with "Your Way Holiday." May the memories of cultural discoveries, immersive experiences, and the diverse tapestry of Beijing's attractions stay with you for years to come.

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Price Includes

1.   Cozy Ride: Enjoy the comfort and spaciousness of our air-conditioned car, offering scenic views.

2.   Bilingual Expert Guide: Benefit from a personalized experience with a guide fluent in your language, catering to your needs.

3.   Entrance Fees: Access to all attractions and activities mentioned in the itinerary.

4.   Seamless Transfer: Enhance your experience with convenient hotel or train station pickup and drop-off service.

5.   Connect Seamlessly: Stay connected with complimentary onboard WiFi, allowing you to share your experiences in real-time.

6.  Complimentary Water: Receive a bottle of water for each person.

Price Excludes

1.   Personal Expenses: This includes phone bills, laundry, additional tours, postage, and any entertainment fees not covered in the itinerary.

2.   Meals: While meals are not included, our guide will recommend the best local food spots, giving you the chance to explore and choose based on your preferences. (Average cost per person for regular meal at local eateries: 40RMB/6USD-80RMB/12USD)

3.   Tips: Tips are not mandatory but are recommended for excellent service. If you feel satisfied with the service, you may consider leaving a tip.

4.   Insurance: Insurance coverage for personal loss, illness, or damages incurred during your trip is not included.

5.   Optional Activities: Any optional activities listed in the itinerary are not covered by the tour fees. 

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