Explore the treasures of the Forbidden City.

The very name conjures the enigmatic secretive world of ancient Imperial China, its sanctity protected by the certain death of interlopers. The awesome scale of the gates, great halls, bridges Imperial carriageway and assembly courtyards are a testament to the enormous power wielded by the Emperors of the Ming and Qing Dynasties. The thought of visiting Beijing without a wander round the largest palace in the world is unthinkable.