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Lama Temple (Yonghegong) Tours and Activities

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The Lama Temple (Yonghegong), one of the most important Tibetan Buddhist temples outside Tibet, began as a palace for Emperor Yongzheng before he became the third emperor of the Qing Dynasty. Today, the resplendent temple, with its halls, courtyards, ponds, and bronze mandala, is a lamasery for some two dozen Tibetan monks.

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12 Yonghegong Dajie, south of the North Second Ring Rd, Beijing
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Beijing Hutong Food and Beer Tour by Tuk Tuk

Beijing Hutong Food and Beer Tour by Tuk Tuk

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Eat your way around Beijing’s old ‘hutong’ alleyways and courtyards on a small-group tour. Explore by private tuk-tuk and enjoy several food stops at tucked-away restaurants and homes you wouldn’t find by yourself. Taste staples like Beijing wraps, flame-grilled meats, and noodles, learn about local cuisine over unlimited beers, and enjoy a stop at a local brewery. Come hungry: your tastings amount to dinner.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$84.27
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$84.27

Full-Day Beijing City Tour: Hutongs, Lama Temple and Panda House

Full-Day Beijing City Tour: Hutongs, Lama Temple and Panda House

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Explore some of Beijing’s most iconic attractions including Lama Temple stopping at Olympic Park to snap photos of the Water Cube and Bird's Nest. Continue on to Lama Temple, an important Tibetan Buddhist temple that is home to an enormous Buddha statue. Have lunch with a local family in their traditional home, then see the hutongs by rickshaw. Climb Jingshan Hill in Jingshan Park and enjoy sweeping views of the Forbidden City.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$168.54
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$168.54
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Private Customized Beijing City Day Tour with Flexible Departure Time

Private Customized Beijing City Day Tour with Flexible Departure Time

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See Beijing on a private, chauffeured tour with a local guide. Make sure you get to all the sights and orient yourself to the city. Enjoy round trip transportation from your accommodation in a private vehicle. Relax on a full day excursion that showcases the diversity of Beijing, from the palaces and temples to gardens and markets. Customize the tour to your must-see locations.
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$118.00
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$118.00
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4-Hour Private Tour: Lama Temple, Confucius Temple, Guozijian Museum with Dim Sum

4-Hour Private Tour: Lama Temple, Confucius Temple, Guozijian Museum with Dim Sum

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Enjoy the intimacy of a private tour while seeing 2 of Beijing’s most iconic temples, Lama Temple and Confucius Temple. Your English speaking guide teaches you about architecture, beliefs and local heritage so you fully appreciate the significance of the temples. Schedule at your convenience with either a morning visit followed by a traditional dim sum lunch, or an afternoon visit followed by dinner.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$108.00
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$108.00
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Early Bird Beijing Dim Sum Breakfast with Lama Temple Tour

Early Bird Beijing Dim Sum Breakfast with Lama Temple Tour

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With this morning tour, combine local eats with sightseeing around Beijing. First, fuel up with dim sum (typically includes steamed buns, dumplings, and rice noodle rolls with beef, chicken, pork, prawns, and veggies) at a local restaurant. Following that, join your guide for a walk along Wudaoying Hutong, which is dotted with shops, boutiques, cafes, and nightlife spots. The tour also includes stops at Lama Temple, the Temple of Confucius, and Imperial College.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.00
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$99.00
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Private Half-Day Temple of Heaven and Lama Temple Tour by Metro

Private Half-Day Temple of Heaven and Lama Temple Tour by Metro

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Visit two of Beijing’s most beautiful temples on this private half-day tour. Ride the Beijing metro like a local, marvel at the Temple of Heaven, and see the priceless Maidala Buddha statue at Lama Temple. Hotel pickup and entrance fees are included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$88.00
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3-Hour Private Walking Tour including Monk Blessing Ceremony at Lama Temple

3-Hour Private Walking Tour including Monk Blessing Ceremony at Lama Temple

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Discover the spectacular temples of Beijing on this private walking tour. By opting for a private tour, you’ll have your guide’s undivided attention and will be able to ask questions along the way. Start your day with a hotel pickup before heading to Lama Temple. Conveniently all entrance fees are included, so you’ll bypass long visitor lines. A highlight of the tour is a Monk Blessing Ceremony at Lama Temple. You’ll also visit the Temple of Confucius, and Imperial College.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.00
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$85.00
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Beijing Private Day Tour: Temple of Heaven, Lama Temple, Summer Palace with Lunch

Beijing Private Day Tour: Temple of Heaven, Lama Temple, Summer Palace with Lunch

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Let your personal guide show you the some top city attractions in Beijing. Explore the Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace and Lama Temple. Chinese authentic lunch, all entrance fees, round-trip hotel transport by private vehicle is included on this full-day tour.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$178.00
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$178.00
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Beijing Day Tour Tianan Men Square Temple of Heaven Forbidden City Lama Temple

Beijing Day Tour Tianan Men Square Temple of Heaven Forbidden City Lama Temple

Visit some of Beijing’s central city highlights without the hassle of navigating the city’s motorways or public transport. Instead, drive around in a private car with a guide of your own to answer your questions and tell you stories of Chinese history. Walk around the courtyards and corridors of the Forbidden City, snap photos of the Lama Temple’s giant wooden Buddha, and stand in the shadow of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Temple of Heaven.
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  • 8 to 10 hours
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$110.67
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$110.67
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All-Inclusive Private 3-Day Beijing Highlight Tour with Optional Evening Show

All-Inclusive Private 3-Day Beijing Highlight Tour with Optional Evening Show

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Perfect for first-time visitors, this in-depth, multi-day tour hits all the highlights of Beijing, from the Forbidden City to the Great Wall of China. Entrance fees, lunch, and private vehicle transfers are all included, so you’ll be free to focus on sightseeing. Head to the rugged, under-the-radar Mutianyu Great Wall, and opt to catch a live acrobatic show. You also enjoy a scenic rickshaw ride through Beijing’s traditional quarters.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$510.00
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$510.00
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2-Day Small-Group Tour of Beijing Highlights

2-Day Small-Group Tour of Beijing Highlights

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Spend two days taking in the highlights of Beijing with a group of no more than six travelers. Start in the city with a tour of monumental Tiananmen Square, the iconic Forbidden City, and then it's on to see the Great Wall of China at Mutianyu, walking along the ramparts of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed structure. Returning to Beijing, make a photo stop at the National Stadium (aka Bird's Nest, built for the 2008 Summer Olympics) then visit the Nanluoguxiang area. The next day, visit the Temple of Heaven enjoy a rickshaw ride through the old Hutong district, and conclude the tour at the Summer Palace.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$233.60
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$233.60
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Beijing Historical Tour II including Summer Palace, Lama Temple & Panda Garden

Beijing Historical Tour II including Summer Palace, Lama Temple & Panda Garden

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Immerse yourself in the rich historical heritage of Beijing on a full-day tour of the city’s most spectacular sights. Visit the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Summer Palace and absorb the sacred ambiance of the Lama Temple (Yonghegong). Gain fascinating insight into the prosperous past and present of China’s capital from a knowledgeable guide and capture fantastic photographs of the city sights during each leisurely stop.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$58.67
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$58.67

Small-Group Full-Day Tour of Beijing City

Small-Group Full-Day Tour of Beijing City

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Discover the best of Beijing during this guided tour to top highlights. See landmarks like the Temple of Heaven, ride a rickshaw through Hutong Alleys and explore the beautiful gardens of the Summer Palace. This tour is limited to six guests for a more personal experience and includes entrance tickets to avoid long ticket lines.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$158.94
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$158.94
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Old Beijing - The Hutong's by E-Bike

Old Beijing - The Hutong's by E-Bike

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Do you want to have fun in Beijing and see its the Old Towns true beauty? Then riding an An eBike is without doubt the most exciting and eyeopening way to see Beijing! Do you want to learn about Beijing's History and Culture? We love to talk with all our guests and teach them in a fun and interactive way. Do you want some high quality photos to take away with you to remember your adventure? We provide free photography throughout our adventure for you to reminisce when you're back home. We live in the heart of Old Beijing and we know how to discover the best of Old Beijing, like a local. Together we will see many of the Hutongs, which are the heart of Old Beijing. We'll visit lots of the epic landmarks and most importantly, you'll have a lot of fun! Riding these back streets (Hutongs) of Old Beijing is an awesome experience, where you'll see some pretty interesting things and it's always a very unique experiences each and every time. We also offer private experiences upon request.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
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$62.40
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$62.40

Beijing Hutong Breakfast Food Tour

Beijing Hutong Breakfast Food Tour

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Beijing is a great place to sample typical Chinese cuisine, but most visitors only eat in the main tourist areas. This small-group tasting tour takes you along the twisting backstreets of Beijing’s atmospheric hutong neighborhoods for a delicious breakfast. Savor traditional treats such as "baozi" (steamed buns), "jianbing" (crepes), silken tofu, and almond pudding.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.34
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$69.34

2-Day Private Classic Beijing City Sightseeing Tour Package

2-Day Private Classic Beijing City Sightseeing Tour Package

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Discover the top sights around Beijing with a professional guide who shares the famous city’s history and highlights over two days. Tour the Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square, Temple of Heaven and the historic temples of Beijing on the first day. The next day, head out to the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall of China followed by time to enjoy the lush gardens of the Summer Palace. You’ll tour several UNESCO World Heritage Sites and get a glimpse of imperial China during this comprehensive tour.
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  • 2 days
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$368.00
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$368.00
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2-Day Beijing Small Group Tour

2-Day Beijing Small Group Tour

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Take two days to experience the highlights of Beijing with a small-group and guide who shares the history of this vibrant city. On day one, begin with a tour of Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, and the Summer Palace, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the largest existing imperial gardens. The second day, head out to walk along the Great Wall of China at Mutianyu, ascending to the ramparts on foot or via cable car. Round-trip transport via air-conditioned vehicle included.
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  • 2 days
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$219.00
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$219.00
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3 Day Beijing Mini Group Tour with Airport Pick-up

3 Day Beijing Mini Group Tour with Airport Pick-up

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Experience the best of Beijing on a small-group, 3-day tour led by a knowledgeable guide. Begin in the city where you tour Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, and Temple of Heaven. Walk along the Great Wall of China at Mutianyu, explore the grounds of the Summer Palace. You’ll also make a photo stop at the National Stadium (Bird’s Nest) and glimpse the traditional side of Beijing in the hutongs.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$276.27
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$276.27
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3-Day Private Tour of Incredible Beijing Highlights

3-Day Private Tour of Incredible Beijing Highlights

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Hit the incredible highlights of Beijing without the hassles of planning on this 3-Day door-to-door private tour. Check off Five of Beijing’s biggest attractions—Great Wall of China, Summer Palace, the Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Ming Tombs for a more. Stroll through historic Hutong alleys. Upgrade for a comprehensive package with private driver with car, toboggan, cable car, rickshaw and lunch.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$478.00
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$478.00
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3-Day Private Tour of Beijing UNESCO World Heritage Sites with Peking Duck+Show

3-Day Private Tour of Beijing UNESCO World Heritage Sites with Peking Duck+Show

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Join an expert guide for a private tour of Beijing’s most fascinating destinations and UNESCO Sites, from the Forbidden City to the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall of China. With a private guide to take care of the details, you can focus on exploring Beijing history, culture, wildlife, and cuisine, hassle-free. This three-day private tour includes all transport by private vehicle, meals and entrance fees per itinerary, and daily hotel transfers, and it’s the perfect way to experience Beijing at its most remarkable.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$508.00
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$508.00
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Beijing Lama Temple, Panda Garden and Ancient Altar Day Tour

Beijing Lama Temple, Panda Garden and Ancient Altar Day Tour

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See some of Beijing’s natural and historical highlights on a full-day excursion to the sacred Lama Temple. Accompanied by a knowledgeable guide, gain a fascinating insight into the rich history of one of the world’s most significant Tibetan Buddhist monasteries; admire the intricate architecture of the Lama Temple and then venture to a magnificent museum to delve into Chinese architecture and agriculture from ancient times. 
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$116.27
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$116.27

Private Beijing 3-Day Tour

Private Beijing 3-Day Tour

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Hit the highlights of Beijing without the hassles of planning on this multi-day private sightseeing trip. Customize your own itinerary: choose between ten different destinations, from the Giant Pandas at Beijing Zoo to centuries-old royal mausoleums at Ming Tombs. You’ll also cover classic standbys like the Forbidden City and the Mutianyu Great Wall, which you can experience by toboggan or chair-lift ride.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$530.00
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$530.00
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Private Flexible Beijing City Tour with Your Fancy

Private Flexible Beijing City Tour with Your Fancy

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Enjoy all the flexibility of independent travel but none of the language hassles on this 100% customizable private day tour. Pick three or four sights to visit over the day then explore at your own pace with an expert translator/guide on hand. Choose between a guide-only package, which starts from your hotel, or a package with door-to-door private transport: in both, entrance fees are at your own expense.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$80.00
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$80.00
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Flexible(4-12 Hours) Private Beijing Downtown Layover Tour

Flexible(4-12 Hours) Private Beijing Downtown Layover Tour

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Make the most of your layover in Beijing. Your private guide takes you to discover the city in just 4 to 12 hours, depending on your needs. Meet your guide at the airport or in your hotel lobby; explore Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, and other sights on your list. Your guide makes sure you’re dropped off in time for your connecting flight.
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  • 4 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$85.00
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$85.00
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We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Lama Temple (Yonghegong) can get crowded. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.
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How much does it cost to visit Lama Temple (Yonghegong) 2021?
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Currently, an entrance ticket to Lama Temple (Yonghegong) costs USD 5.34. Guided Lama Temple (Yonghegong) tours start around USD 5.34 per person.
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