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  • Address: Houhai Lake Shichahai, Xicheng, Beijing China
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Water Body, Family And Kids, Lake, Nature
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Houhai literally means “Rear Sea” and is a charming lake in the Xicheng District of central Beijing, China. It is the largest of the three lakes in the area and sees a lot of tourists all year round. There are many things to do around the lake too, as there are many restaurants, bars, and cafes that you can enjoy. A place of peace and serenity is what the destination offers.

Houhai Travel Tips

  • Carry a change of clothes.
  • Don’t forget your camera.

How to Reach Houhai

  • Take a bus from South Deshengmenwai or Fruit City.
  • You can take a rental or taxi to the location.

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  • Houhai Address: Houhai Lake Shichahai, Xicheng, Beijing China
  • Houhai Timing: 24-hrs
  • Houhai Price: Free
  • Time required to visit Houhai: 03:00 Hrs
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  • 19.66% of people who visit Beijing include Houhai in their plan

  • 45.24% of people start their Houhai visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Houhai

Monday, Wednesday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Houhai

People normally club together Jingshan Park and Lama Temple while planning their visit to Houhai.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
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