The 3.5 hours history-and-religion professor guided walk will provide informative and real explanation of the Forbidden City, not only covering the history, architecture, fengshui, and rituals and life in the Forbidden City, but also the planning of the imperial walled capital (gates, walls, etc.) and present-day development (English narration is provided).

  • CCC does not offer regular set packages for this tour. However we are happy to help you plan a private custom-made one. Please scroll this web page down to check non-negotiable fixed prices and propose a date for your own group. Please note that we do not create a private tour and then make it available for individual people to join. We also do not contact other people to add to a group tour. Similarly, we can create custom-made private tours or activities for you and your family or friends or co-workers at set-prices.
  • Professor-led Walk Price:

    RMB2500 for 1-4 people
    RMB 600 each for 5-6 people
    RMB 520 each for 7 -8 people
    RMB 400/ person for 9 people and above

    CCC services include: 
    * Professor assisted with English-speaking interpreter, 
    * Entrance fee for all sights mentioned in the program, all participants passport info are needed for the Forbidden City Entrance tickets booking. 

    This is a specialist-guided tour. Looking for an experienced English-speaking local guide to bring the tour for less?

    Private tour prices

    RMB 1,200 for 1-2 people
    RMB 420 each for 3-5 people
    RMB 350 each for 6 -8 people
    RMB 300/ person for 9 people and above

    Children's Price: 
    0-4 years old for free
    5-7 years old have 50% off
    8-11 years old have 20% off

    CCC services include:
    * CCC's own experienced English speaking guide 
    * Entrance fee for all sights mentioned in the program, all participants passport info are needed for the Forbidden City Entrance tickets booking. 

    Not included:
    * Hotel/home pick-up & drop-off service, available upon request.

    Please note:
    1.  We must check the date: 
       The CCC’s guide or expert may not be available at the time frame you would like to book. We will have to check with them first before we can confirm the time with you.
     
    2.  Prepayment is necessary: 
       Once the guides/experts are confirmed, prepayment is required so we can book his/her time. Click here for details Payment method 
     
    3.  Corporate Clients
           All prices listed are for private individuals.  Corporate clients will be separately quoted. 

    Looking for some other interesting attractions to combine it with this tour in one day?  Yes, you can do Pedicab hutong tour, or Temple of Heaven, Lama Temple or 798 contemporary art district, and more. Check them out here.