On a visit to Beijing you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Beijing. These places are what Beijing is all about. These must see places in Beijing will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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No.4 Jingshanqian Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100009, China
08:30 am - 03:30 pm
If you are visiting in Beijing, then mark this as one of your top places. The Forbidden City, officially known as The Imperial Palace Museum is popular for its amazing architectural values, as well as religious and historic significances. The city is listed by UNESCO as the largest collection of preserved ancient wooden structures in the ...
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W Chang'an Ave, Dongcheng, Beijing, China
05:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tiananmen Square is the third largest city square in the world, which is also called “Gate of Heavenly Peace” – in local language. It has great cultural significance as it was the site of several important events in Chinese history. Reaching the place would not be difficult as it is located in the heart of the ...
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19 Xinjian Gongmen, Beijing, China
06:30 am - 06:00 pm
This is one of the popular and very well known tourist destinations of Beijing. The Summer Palace is a former imperial palace and now a park and World Heritage Site in Beijing. The Summer Palace is mainly dominated by Longevity Hill and the Kunming Lake. The gardens are liberally scattered with temples, covered walkways, pa...
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Ming Shisan Ling Area, Changling Town, Changping District, Beijing 102213, China
08:30 am - 05:30 pm
The Ming Tombs is a typical example of Chinese emperors' mausoleums and the best testimony of China's long history and civilization. This is the best preserved tomb area with the most emperors buried. Every year millions of tourists come to the site to appreciate its long history and palatial architecture.
The layout and arrangement of all the thir...
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216 Provincial Rd, Yanqing, Beijing, China
06:30 am - 06:30 pm
You must have heard about The Great Wall, even before reaching China and that proves the popularity of this place. This is open for the tourist everyday and photo session around the Great Wall premises would be a great idea. This iconic architecture is a wonder of the world and The Wall of China is considered to be the only man-made project vi...
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11, Tianchen East Rd, Chaoyang, Beijing, China
09:00 am - 09:00 pm
National Aquatics Center, the landmark building of Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, and now the National Aquatics Center has become the venue for various activities such as aquatic sports, swimming, fitness and recreation, is located inside the Beijing Olympic Green. Visitors will be charmed by the Water World.
The SPA zone is equipped with internationa...
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1, National Stadium South Rd, Chaoyang, Beijing, China
09:00 am - 05:30 pm
The National Stadium, also known as the Bird's Nest, is a stadium in Beijing, China. The main attraction of this place is its constructional beauty and thus, it comes under the list of being a must-visit place in Beijing. The design, implemented steel beams in order to hide supports for the retractable roof; giving the stad...
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12, Yonghegong St, Dongcheng, Beijing, China
09:00 am - 04:30 pm
The Yonghe Temple, also known as the "Palace of Peace and Harmony Lama Temple", the "Yonghe Lamasery", or - popularly - the "Lama Temple" is a temple and monastery of the Geluk School of Tibetan Buddhism located in the northeastern part of Beijing, China. It is one of the largest and most important.
Tibetan Buddhist monasteries in th...
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Xicheng District, Beijing 100032, China
06:00 am - 10:00 pm
Beihai Park is an extremely popular attraction among the local people of Beijing and tourists also. It is an ideal place to go to escape from the blazing summer heat. You can paddle around in a bizarre assortment of boats. There are odd, duck-shaped paddle boats, and two types of motor boats.
In the winter, the lake freezes over and Beihai turns in...
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16, Fuxingmen Outer St, Xicheng, Beijing, China
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
This is one of the popular and very well known tourist destinations of Beijing. Originally an art museum, famous for exclusive collection of ancient porcelain, bronze, calligraphy, painting, jade, sculpture, Buddhist statues from imperial China and unique architecture – the museum is worthy enough to visit for the visitors. If you are in Beij...
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No. 137, Xizhimenwai Street, Xicheng District, Beijing, China
07:30 am - 05:00 pm
It is one of the oldest zoos in China and has one of the largest and rare animal collections in the country. The zoo and its aquarium have over 450 species of land animals and over 500 species of marine animals. Like many of Beijing's parks, the zoo's grounds resemble classical Chinese gardens, with flower beds amidst natural scenery, including den...
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44 Jingshan W St, Xicheng, Beijing, China
06:00 am - 09:00 pm
Jingshan is an artificial hill in Beijing, China. This is one of the popular and very well known tourist destinations of Beijing. Originally a beautiful royal landscape garden is now a public park, known as Jingshan Park. It is a popular place for young and old people socializing and gathering. One can often find elderly folks dancing, si...
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No.4 Jiuxianqiao Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100015, China
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Political, cultural, and economic combustion have created an edgy, fascinating contemporary art scene—in Beijing. The city's most thorough primer is at Dashanzi 798 Art District, a sprawling neighborhood of Communist-era factories. Warehouses compound has been perfectly converted to house numerous art galleries, boutiques, bookshops & Cof...
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Around Qianhai Beiyan on Houhai Lake, Dongcheng district, Beijing, China
If you are visiting Beijing, then mark this as one of your top places. It is a famous scenic area that includes three lakes, surrounding places of historic interest and scenic beauty, and remnants of old-style local residences, Hutong and Courtyard. It is located in the northwest part of Beijing.
Visiting Hutongs by pedicab has become a p...
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Di'anmen Outer St, Xicheng, Beijing, China
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Beijing Bell and Drum Towers lie not from the Forbidden City and are another important historic symbol in Chinese history. If you are in Beijing, considering not visiting this Fantastic attraction would definitely a big miss! Before clocks were invented, bells and drums were the way to keep time in ancient China.
Both towers are located opposite ea...