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Independent Forbidden City Tours

Taking a Forbidden City tour is definitely a must for travelers coming to China. We specially design the following Forbidden City walking tours with different routes to help you get a comprehensive understanding of this great imperial palace and have a deep impression on Chinese history. Join our Beijing Forbidden City tour now and explore more!
Meridian Gate - Inner Golden Water River Bridges - Gate of Unified Harmony - Hall of Literary Glory - Gate of Amiability - Hall of Martial Valor - Gate of Supreme Harmony - Tiren Pavilion & Hongyi Pavilion - Hall of Supreme Harmony - Hall of Central Harmony - Hall of Preserved Harmony - Gate of Heavenly Purity - Palace of Heavenly Purity - Hall of Celestial and Terrestrial Union - Palace of Earthly Tranquility - Imperial Garden - Gate of Diving Prowess
Palace for Gathering Elegance - Hall of Gathering Excellence - Palace of Universal Happiness - Palace of the Queen Consort - Palace of Eternal Spring - Hall of All-Encompassing Universe - Hall of the Supreme Pole - Palace of Eternal Longevity - Hall of Manifesting Obedience - The Hall of Mental Cultivation - Office of the Privy Council
Palace of Accumulated Purity - Palace of Great Brilliance - Palace of Celestial Favor - Palace of Eternal Harmony - Palace of Great Benevolence - Palace of Prolonging Happiness - Hall for Abstinence - Hall for Ancestral Worship
Glazed-tile Nine-Dragon Screen - Hall of Imperial Supremacy - Palace of Tranquil Longevity - Garden of Qianlong Emperor - Pavilion of Pleasant Sounds - Hall of Viewing Opera - Hall of Spiritual Cultivation - Hall of Joyful Longevity - Belvedere of Well-nourished Harmony - Well of Concubine Zhen

Escorted Beijing Tours including the Forbidden City

Questions & Answers
Asked by robert wight from UNITED KINGDOM | Jan. 16, 2020 10:33Reply
Is a visa required for organised tours
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Answered by Lee from CHINA | Jan. 16, 2020 21:38

Yes, Chinese tourist visa is required for a tour to China.
Asked by PAVLOS | Sep. 12, 2019 12:33Reply
Hi, I would like to book a tour to Forbidden City between September 26-28. Will it be open?
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Answered by Nissy | Sep. 15, 2019 20:14

As I know, the Forbidden City will be closed from September 21 to October 1, 2019 due to National Holiday of China.
Asked by Jane Ingham from NEW ZEALAND | Sep. 11, 2019 01:23Reply
Can you get around easy enough with a wheel chair at The Forbidden City?
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Answered by Cindy | Sep. 11, 2019 20:39

Yes, it is easy and convenient to get around the Forbidden City with a wheel chair as the path is smooth.
Asked by Harati from GERMANY | May. 21, 2019 05:25Reply
How to pick up the online booked tickets and enter the Palace Museum?
If one would book the tickets online for visiting the Palace Museum, how the tickets should be picked up? Does one need to have the paper ticket?
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Answered by Sarah | May. 21, 2019 17:33

When you purchase the Forbidden City tickets online, you will fill in your passport information. On the day of the visit, you need to take your passport to the "Integrated Services Window" on the east side of the ticket gate to apply for exchange of admission certificate.
Asked by Muhammad Sohail from PAKISTAN | Mar. 15, 2019 00:17Reply
Forbidden City Entrance by Metro
I want to know about the entrance of Forbidden city, kindly tell me according to metro line.Thanks
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Answered by Vicki | Mar. 17, 2019 18:46

You can take the subway line 1 to Tiananmen East Station and exit from the northwest exit and walk about 1 km to the Forbidden City.
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