Beijing: Bus Tours
The Forbidden City
Group sightseeing tours of Beijing are a great way of discovering all about the fascinating capital. These tours are available on fixed dates all the year round.
Each morning you can be collected from your hotel and visit the major attractions together with other tourists. Various group sizes and bus types are available, and it’s best to shop around.
There are plenty of English-speaking tour guides to accompany you on your tour and to give you the history of each Beijing attraction or landmark. Tours are available of the smaller parts of Beijing as well as the major attractions.
Watch out for the big coach tours that can sometimes make you feel a bit like herded cattle, and if bus tours are not your thing, then try to steer away from them and organize yourself a private guide. You will have plenty of offers at all the major tourist spots, just be on your guard for scams.
For exclusively private Beijing tours with your own pickup times, check out ‘Beijing Private Tours’.
Small group bus and coach tours in Beijing, are a good way to enjoy Beijing sightseeing with guided bus tours covering Tiananmen Square, the Forbidden City, the Summer Palace, the Temple of Heaven, the Great Wall and many more.
If you are traveling alone it’s possible to join in on a tour and share the cost with other tourists, a good way to meet new people.
Bus tours of Beijing are a relaxed, and easy way to see the city. An ideal option if you are short on time, or do not want the trouble of finding your own way around the city.