Beijing Attractions

Beijing, referred to as "Jing", is the capital of the People's Republic of China, the political and cultural center of the country, the national central city and megacity, is the world famous ancient capital and modern international city. Beijing is often the first stop on a trip to China. It has been the political, economic and cultural center of China for more than 800 years since the Yuan dynasty. Beijing is endowed with unparalleled charm by its numerous historic royal buildings. On the other hand, as the host city of the 2008 Olympic Games and 2022 winter Olympics, this ancient Oriental city shows the world its most fashion fascination.

Top Attractions

Tiananmen Square in Beijing Tiananmen Square in Beijing

Beijing has various kinds of famous tourist attractions, including historical and cultural relics, royal gardens, geoparks, Hutong, etc. The most popular attractions are the Great Wall of China and the Forbidden City. Here are some of Beijing's top attractions, with photos and descriptions based on customer ratings. For more information, click on the attractions below. 

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.

Sport 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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