Tourist attactions in Beijing

Juyong Pass Great Wall Scenic Area

Juyong Pass Great Wall Scenic Area

Juyong Pass or Juyongguan is one of the three greatest passes of the Great Wall of China. The other two passes are Jiayuguan and Shanhaiguan.…
Central Radio and TV Tower

Central Radio and TV Tower

This striking piece of architecture is often used as an example of the new, modern, face of China. The sharp angular, almost futuristic shape of…
Temple of Heaven Park

Temple of Heaven Park

The Temple of Heaven in Beijing was once one of the most sacred locations in all of China. This huge temple complex was for the sole use of the…
Badaling Great Wall

Badaling Great Wall

The Great Wall of China, known to the Chinese as The Long Wall of 10,000 Li (Wànlǐ Chángchéng) is emblematic of China.…
Beijing Zoo

Beijing Zoo

Dating back to 1906 and covering an area of 89 hectares, Beijing Zoo is one of the oldest zoos in China and one of Beijing's most popular…
Summer Palace

Summer Palace

The Summer Palace in Beijing, China. This garden of 2.9 square kilometres was the leisure area of the Emperors of China. It was a particular…
Thirteen tombs of Ming Dynasty in Beijing

Thirteen tombs of Ming Dynasty in Beijing

The Ming Tombs are a common inclusion on any tour of Beijing. Most tour buses to the Great wall, till also stop off at the Ming Tombs. However,…
Beihai and Jingshan Park

Beihai and Jingshan Park

The two parks of Beihai and Jingshan site beside the Forbidden City in the centre of Beijing. They were once for the exclusive use of the…
Mutianyu Great Wall of China

Mutianyu Great Wall of China

The wall was first constructed here in the 6th century during the Northern Qi dynasty. Later in 1404 during the Ming Dynasty, a new wall was…
Forbidden City Palace Museum

Forbidden City Palace Museum

The Imperial Palace in Beijing, China, was initially constructed during the Ming dynasty between 1406 and 1420 AD. The palace was home to 24…
Simatai Great Wall in Miyun

Simatai Great Wall in Miyun

This is a section of the Great Wall of China located in the north of Miyun County, 120 km northeast of Beijing, holds the access to Gubeikou, a…
Jiankou Great Wall of China

Jiankou Great Wall of China

Jiankou Great Wall is one of the most photogenic and atmospheric sections of the wall. Here the wall follows a high mountain ridge. This area is…
Jinshanling Great Wall of China

Jinshanling Great Wall of China

This section of the wall is connected with the Simatai section. It was built from 1570 during the Ming Dynasty. The Jinshanling section of the…
Gubeikou Great Wall of China

Gubeikou Great Wall of China

Gubeikou Great Wall of China is one of the best, though least visited, sections of the wall. If you want to get away from crowds and tourist…
Huanghuacheng Great Wall of China

Huanghuacheng Great Wall of China

Huanghuacheng is a spectacular section of the Great Wall of China, noted for it steepness, with sharp cliffs on either side. The wall here is…
Shuiguan Great Wall of China

Shuiguan Great Wall of China

The Shuiguan Great Wall of China is just 2km from the most popular section of wall - Badaling. On the express way from Beijing, you will pass…

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