• 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).

  • Note to Foreign Travelers WITHOUT local contacts:

    For foreign travelers who have booked CCC tours online in their own countries but do NOT have local contact information while in China, please kindly confirm your reservation with us via PHONE no later than 48 hours before the departure date. We also suggest bringing a printed CCC map with you when coming to our office, in case you need assistance with directions.


    Meeting place: in the ground floor of  KFC restaurant, next to the Lao She Teahouse, Qianmen West Street (Qianmen Xidajie), southwest of the Tianmen Square. Look for CCC guide with a flag. The walk ends at the north gate of Forbidden City.



    Direction: When you face the Forbidden City across the Tian'anmen Square, The KFC is to the left corner of the Square across the street, not far from the McDonald's.



    How to get there: If you take Beijing Metro, get off at the Qianmen Station on the loop (circle) line of the Metro, and get out at exit C; Then the KFC is straight ahead there across the street.














     


     


     


     


     


     


     


     


     


     


     




    Confirmation and Cancellation:

    CCC policy requires that you must confirm your attendance on this tour 24 hours before departure. If we do not get final confirmation from you, either by phone or by email, your place on the tour may be cancelled. We appreciate your understanding and support and look forward to seeing you on the tour, especially for foreign travelers who have booked CCC tours online in their own countries but do NOT have local contact information while in China.



    CCC reserves the right to cancel due to low enrollment or any unpredictable issues. In such event, we will notify you no later than 48 hours prior to the departure.

  • CCC Travel 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 journeys 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.