Yanqing District Overview
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Yanqing District (simplified Chinese: 延庆区; traditional Chinese: 延慶區; pinyin: Yánqìng Qū) is a subdivision of the municipality of Beijing located northwest of the city proper of Beijing. The district, a county until 2015, consists of 11 towns and 4 rural townships, and borders the Beijing districts of Huairou to the east and Changping to the south as well as the Hebei counties of Huailai to the west and Chicheng to the north. The district will host alpine skiing, bobsled, luge and skeleton during the 2022 Winter Olympics.
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Culture and tourism
The district is rich in historical sites and outdoor attractions. It is home to the popular Badaling section of the Great Wall. Yongning is a historic town located in the district with architecture restored in the 2000s. It contains a town square tower and Gothic Revival Catholic church. The remnants of a 1,000 year old community dating back to the Tang Dynasty are found at Guyaju Ruins.Archaeologists believe a Mongolian steppe tribe carved from the rocks hundreds of homes and halls to form a fortress community.
One of the most popular day-trips for residents of Beijing is the Longqing Gorge located in the village of Gucheng in the district. The scenic area features a canyon filled at the bottom with a reservoir from a nearby man made dam, providing short boat cruises along the dramatic landscape of narrow peaks.
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Yanqing District Attractions
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Climate & When to Go
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