Historic Beijing: Forbidden City & Temple of Heaven Tour

Location: Beijing, China

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  • See the world's largest public square at Tiananmen Square
  • Explore the Forbidden City
  • Pay your respects at the Temple of Heaven


  • 8 Hours

  • Pick-up from Beijing hotels within the 4th ring road

  • Drop-off from Beijing hotels within the 4th ring road

  • English

What You Can Expect

  • 1

    Forbidden City

    You will then move to the legendary Forbidden City, now known as the Imperial Palace Museum. The history of the Ming and Qing dynasties is represented throughout 4 palatial halls, together with treasures from previous dynasties collected by the Ming and Qing emperors. Some tours only explore the highlights, but this excursion will give you a more in-depth visit.

  • 2

    Temple of Heaven

    After a substantial lunch, you will visit the aptly named Temple of Heaven, dating back to the 15th century. Built in the Ming and Qing dynasties, the Temple served as the site of prayer, traditional ceremonies and sacrificial rituals and is one of Beijing’s great splendors.


    • Transportation
    • Entrance fees
    • Lunch
    • English speaking tour guide
    • Tips
    • You will get our confirmation email
    • You will get our electronic voucher
    • Local operator will contact you

Customer Reviews

  • Great Trip with friendly guide
    Wetherby, United Kingdom | Sep 17, 2015

    Great way to see both the Forbidden city and temple of heaven in one day

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