• The cab waiting at the North Gate of Forbidden City.
  • The Forbidden City — 9999 Rooms for 14 Emperors
  • Forbidden City in Běijīng, China - Lonely Planet

But if you only have a short stay in Beijing, you should make sure to get around the top ten places in Beijing City.

It is located just to the north-west of Forbidden City.

The Forbidden City is a palace complex in central Beijing, China

Forbidden City ( the Imperial Palace ) Beijing is an old capital city developing at a fast pace.
The Forbidden City is located at the centre of Beijing and it self-contained within a 52-wide moat. The southern wall is followed by Tiān’ānmén Square and many other famous monuments. As such, it is easily accessible and can be incorporated into a day of sightseeing. I walked from my hostel but it can be accessed using the Tiananmen East Station subway station.

Forbidden City luxuries are available to you all over the world

Lying in the heart of Beijing City, it is the place for massive parades and gathering.
If you still want to take a taxi when you end your visit to the Forbidden City, we advise you to walk about 200 meters and find a taxi moving on the road B.

 

The Forbidden City (article) | China | Khan Academy

View of the Forbidden City in the heart of Beijing, the capital of China.
In today's well preserved old Beijing hutong areas, you can still find this kind of old transportation tool now still kept for tourists as the typical traffic tool of travelling the hutong - Beijing featuring old city alleys.

Is Beijing a safe city? Beijing is now definitely one of the safest cities in the world.
Beijing is a sleepless city, so you can easily find something for you at any time for whatever you like.

There are in fact a great number of tourist attractions and historic sites in Beijing.


Malindi's Journey | The Forbidden City Project

If you are a non-group tourist, I suggest you rent a multi lingual guide recorder either at Meridian Gate ( southern gate of Forbidden city ) or the Gate of Divine Prowess (Northern gate of Forbidden City) and return it when you finish your Forbidden City Tour.
How to get there:
Address: No.4 Jingshan Front Street, Dongcheng District
Opening Hour: 8:30-17:00
Ticket office hours: From 9: to 15:00 pm
Travel Time: Two hours
Entrance Fee: RMB 60
Buses to the Forbidden City: No.

The Great Forbidden City of China | Ancient Origins

The Forbidden City is listed by as the largest collection of preserved ancient wooden structures in the world. The Forbidden City was declared a in 1987 as the "Imperial Palace of the Ming and Qing Dynasties."

PressTV-France’s Macron visits Forbidden City in Beijing


Below is my scheduled time-table for the top 10 for your reference:

1) One day trip in Beijing:
Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City and the Great Wall

2) 2-Day Trip in Beijing:
Day 01: Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace
Day 02: Ming Tomb and the Great Wall

3) 3-Day Trip in Beijing:
Day 01: Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace
Day 02: Ming Tomb and the Great Wall
Day 03: Hutong Tour

4) 4-Day Trip in Beijing:
Day 01: Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace
Day 02: Ming Tomb and the Great Wall
Day 03: Hutong travel
Day 04: Beijing Capital Museum, Beihai Park and Lama Temple



Tourists normally have three ways to get around the top 10 or more places in Beijing.

Virtual Tour of the Forbidden City | Open Culture

Arriving in Beijing, the Forbidden City is on the top of most people’s list. I can’t pretend I knew much about it before I arrived as I was woefully unprepared for the trip! I blame a hectic work schedule, and obviously a bit of laziness. There was a vague memory of a film based around the palace in my head (which I will discuss later) but not much else. In case you have seen Mulan, it features at the end! I went with no preconceptions yet was still simultaneously impressed and disappointed.