Beijing Attractions

Beijing, the heart of China, is always the first choice of travelers who are willing to know a time-honored and developed city of China. It has been the political, economic and cultural center of China for over 800 years from the Yuan Dynasty. The numerous royal buildings with long history endow Beijing with incomparable charm, not only the 'Nation's Best' but also the 'World's Best'. On the other hand, as the host city of the 2008 Olympic Games, this oriental ancient city presented her best fashion fascination to the world.

Top Attractions

Tiananmen Square in Beijing Tiananmen Square in Beijing

Beijing attractions are second to none in China, with famous tourist spots of various types, historical, cultural, scenic and modern. The top sights are the the Great Wall of China, the Forbidden City. Popular attractions in Beijing are listed below according to customer rating, with photos and descriptions. For more information, click on the attraction. See also The Top 10 Things to Do in Beijing. Our Beijing tours let you see the best of Beijing on tried-and-tested schedules.

The Great Wall of China in Beijing

Imperial Gardens & Mausoleums in Beijing

Temples and Monasteries

Due to religion was always related with the supreme imperial power, it at one time served as the focus of religious life with lots of beautiful temples. The Temple of Heaven, where the Emperors paid homage to the glory of heaven, is the largest group of structures in the country dedicated to rituals. To be opposite, the Altar of Earth was used to worship the God of the Earth. The Great Bell Temple, where the Emperor prayed for rainfall in the Qing Dynasty.

Sports Centers in Beijing

Historical and Cultural Sites in Beijing

Museums in Beijing

Natural Beauties in Beijing

Parks in Beijing

Gardens and Zoos in Beijing

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