Your private guide would have sign with your name wait for you at arrival gate. Or could meet you at Starbucks which just nearby the arrival gate . So where we meet each other , it depend on your request . Your would enjoy private Beijing layover Great Wall and Forbidden City Tour with us.
After plane landing , International flight will take at least one hour through customs , sometimes, take around one and half hour. Domestic flight will take at least half an hour through customs, sometimes, take around one hour.
After meet you , it will take around 1.5 hours driving to Mutianyu great wall which is a one of the most famous and ideal sections of the Great Wall. You could choose chairlift up to Tower 6 . Then spend around 1.5-2 hours on the great wall. And choose toboggan down from Tower 6 . Or cable car up to Tower 14 and cable car down from Tower 14. If you scare about the height , it will better choose cable car up and down . If not ,chairlift up and toboggan down,will have lots fine.
Lunch (if you have time ) it will have many options after great wall walking. You may choose have rest at Subway restaurant,enjoy the table under the sunshine. You may choose dumpling restaurant nearby great wall car parking place . Even so tourist place ,their is reasonable price . You may choose local restaurant one the way back to Beijing. Your guide will give you best advice base on your requests.
After lunch , it will take about 2 hours reach to Tiananmen square ,The world's largest public square.Explore the sites around the square with opportunities to take some amazing pictures. You also could see The Great Hall of People on the west, which is the national congress hall, also well know as China “white house”.
Next , we walk to Forbidden city from Tiananmen Gate. Forbidden City is the biggest and best preserved imperial palace in the whole world. We will spend a couple of hours wandering around this amazing example of Imperial architecture and learning about the history of the palace.
Total , we will spend here around 2 hours.
After Forbidden city visiting , it will take around 1.5 hours back to airport .