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Private Beijing Tour: Forbidden City, Mutianyu Great Wall, and Dumpling Lunch

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This is a private one-day tour of most well known attractions you want to visit in Beijing. It covers two of the most well-known attractions: Forbidden City and Mutianyu Great Wall, a lunch at a Michelin-starred dumpling restaurant named Ding Tai Feng is also included. You will be picked up and dropped off at your hotel to maximize the convenience for you and your party.
  • Discover Beijing’s three best-known attractions on a private guided tour
  • See the Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square, and the Mutianyu Great Wall
  • Enjoy lunch at a branch of Michelin-starred dumpling restaurant Din Tai Fung
  • Relax with round-trip door-to-door transportation
What to Expect
After your private driver/guide collects you from your hotel, your first stop is Tiananmen Square, named for the Tiananmen (“Gate of Heavenly Peace”) that separates it from the Forbidden City. Explore both the square and the palace complex with full input from your guide. Next, enjoy lunch at Din Tai Fung, a branch of a Michelin one-star restaurant that majors in dumplings and traditional Chinese cuisine. Your guide will help you navigate the menu. Spend the afternoon at the Mutianyu Great Wall, a less-crowded section of the Great Wall. Climb up to the wall with your guide or choose to take the cable car up and/or toboggan down. Once your tour ends, transfer to your Beijing hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
we can pick our guests up at most of the hotels in Beijing, airports and Ports and other places that our guests want...


  • Capital Airport, Shunyi, Beijing 101300 China
  • Beijing Daxing International Airport, Langfang China

Tianjin Cruise Dock
Departure Time
9:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Lunch at Ding Tai Feng
  • Local guide/driver
  • Private tour
  • Round-trip private transfer
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Forbidden City-The Palace Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Mutianyu Great Wall
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Cable car or toboggan ride
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • If you require a Portuguese Speaking guide, you must advise at least 30 days before the tour date
  • This is a NON touristy tour and there are NO touristy shops or restaurants. You will enjoy the great flexibility to travel at your own pace with your driver and guide
  • Minimum age is 12 years
  • Forbidden City is closed on Monday so this tour is NOT available on Monday. If you are only available on Monday, we can replace Forbidden City with Temple of Heaven or Lama Temple or even Hutong Tour with Rickshaw Ride.
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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I was to be in Beijing for just one day. I looked for individual and group tours. Leo Chu From U China Travel Ltd. called to quote the cost of a single person tour. I found it was double the price of of a group tour. After much thought, I decided it was the best way to see and
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Response from UChinaTravel, Owner at Private Beijing Tour: Forbidden City, Mutianyu Great Wall, and Dumpling Lunch
Responded 27 Aug 2016
Hi Ysabella Thanks so much for your review to us and I am so glad that you enjoyed time with our guide Julian and enjoyed the dumpling lunch. Look forward to hosting you for your China Tour next time. Thanks,
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My wife and I began planning a trip to China about a year ago. We ultimately chose U China Travel to put our tour together. One of the reasons we did this was because U China Travel does not have scheduled shopping stops for which they receive a commission. Over the period of
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Summary Usually the summary would be last but to save you reading all the way through here it is. If you’re considering a private tour of China then no need to look beyond U-China, service is excellent, pricing reasonable, they’re easy to deal with and customer service is
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I visited Beijing for business and asked U China Travel Tours to organize me a private tour for one day to Forbidden City and Mutianyu Great Wall. Leo Chu picked me up directly at the airport and brought straight to the hotel. After check-in and a refreshing shower we started
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We just returned from an amazing, enjoyable and an eye opening trip to China. Originally we were planning to go with a group, but due to schedule conflicts we had to change our plans. I found U China Travel on Tripadvisor, and began communicating with the owner Leo Chu, who
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Key Details
  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Instant confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: Chinese, Portuguese
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