Marco Polo Bridge, Beijing

Currently Open [Closes at 06:00 pm]
  • Address: Fengtai, Beijing, China
  • Timings: 07:00 am - 08:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: 20 CNY
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: View Point, Bridge, Family And Kids
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About Marco Polo Bridge, Beijing

Marco Polo Bridge is a famed stone bridge in the southwest region of Beijing’s center. The picturesque bridge has the Yongding River flowing under it and makes a good spot for photography and sightseeing. The construction of the bridge had begun in 1189 during the period of Shizong of Jin's reign. The stone bridge is 266.5 meters (874 feet) in length and 9.3 m (30.5 feet) in width.

Marco Polo Bridge Information

  • Do not litter in the river.
  • Be careful on the sides of the bridge.

How To reach Marco Polo Bridge by Public Transport

  • You can take a rental or taxi to the location.

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Things to Know Before Visiting Marco Polo Bridge

  • 1.94% of people who visit Beijing include Marco Polo Bridge in their plan

  • 36.81% of people start their Marco Polo Bridge visit around 4 PM - 5 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Marco Polo Bridge

Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Marco Polo Bridge

People normally club together Niujie Mosque and Drum Tower while planning their visit to Marco Polo Bridge.

People also prefer to end their day with Marco Polo Bridge.

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

Marco Polo Bridge, Beijing Reviews

  • I came here with my family when Dad was Charge d'Affaires at the Philippine Embassy in Beijing in the late 1970's. It was a truly memorable time in Beijing...

  • beautiful bridge. entry fee was rather high, given the museum was free. worth visiting.

  • Marco Polo bridge, is a great bridge, it has lions so much. And special. You can know the Chinese and Japanese history in 20th Century. And has museums near by here

  • Great to see and learn about its history.

  • so magnificent

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