Five Great Avenues, Tianjin
Five Great Avenues, Tianjin - Address
Address: Stadium Street, Heping District, Tianjin 300050, China
Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
Timings: 24-hrs Details
Added 2.4K times in trip plans
Walking Area, Family And Kids, Heritage Building
Try TripHobo to create your itinerary
Are you associated with this business? Get in touch
About Five Great Avenues, Tianjin
Right from the 20th century Tianjin being geographically well placed for transportation and duty-free customs, it was a preferred location for various dignitaries and rich people. It was then that The Fifth avenue became one of Tianjin’s richest neighbourhoods. Renowned as the ‘World Building Exposition’ the avenues are known for having buildings of all kinds of architecture. From nationalities like British, France, German, Spain, Italy and in styles such as Renaissance, Greek, Gothic, Romantic, Eclectic, and Carson you’ll find it all. The name is from the five streets or avenues which are lined parallel to each other from east to west.
The streets being:
- Machang Avenue
- Chongquing Avenue
- Dali Avenue
- Munan Avenue
- Cheng du Avenue
The area, which has over 230 buildings, is known for housing celebrities from the 20th century till now including two presidents, seven Prime Ministers, famous educators Yan Xiu, Zhang Boling, well-known industrialists Zhou Xuexi, Li Zhuchen and Song Peiqing. There are several small cafes, restaurants, and bars in these streets for refreshments.
Five Great Avenues Information
- Best to time to visit is in between the months of May and November, Especially in autumn.
How To reach Five Great Avenues by Public Transport
By Metro: Take Metro Line 1 at Xiao Bailou Station, get down at eastern end of Machang Avenue.
Restaurants Near Five Great Avenues
- Smoki & Co
- Qing Wang Fu Restaurant
Love this? Explore the entire list of things to do in Tianjin before you plan your trip.
Fancy a good night's sleep after a tiring day? Check out where to stay in Tianjin and book an accommodation of your choice.