Tour Itinerary: Step 1: Pick up at your hotel between 7:00am and 8:30am. Step 2: The tour starts Tiananmen Square with its plentitude of monuments testifying to the communist, and more specifically, Mao’s influence on China’s modern history. Tiananmen Square is the largest city center square in the world. Step 3: we’ll proceed to the Forbidden City. As the largest collection of preserved ancient wooden structures in the world, the Forbidden City is the imperial palace during the Ming and Qing Dynasties. Altogether 24 emperors lived and conducted state affairs in the Forbidden City nearly 491 years. Visit the Forbidden City along the central axis from south to north for 2.5 hours. Step 4: Have traditional Chinese Style lunch. Step 5: You will be arranged to visit the old Beijing lanes (Beijing Hutong) by taking rickshaws. Hutong tour lasts for 3 hours. You will visit the typical Chinese quadrangles, primary school, many famous old buildings, like the bell tower, where you can explore the real life of ordinary people in Beijing. Step 6: Return to your hotel around 6:00pm.