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Ranked #1 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Ancient Ruins; Hiking Trails

The Great Wall at Mutianyu is a little further from Beijing than the most popular section at Badaling, but it doesn't get as crowded.  This section of the Wall is fully restored... more »

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Ranked #2 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Historic Sites
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Ranked #3 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Parks; Castles; Historic Sites; Architectural Buildings; Gardens; Biking Trails; Monuments/ Statues
Owner description: Once a summer retreat for emperors, this 290-acre park is still a retreat for the crowd-weary tourist, who can relax here or... more » Owner description: Once a summer retreat for emperors, this 290-acre park is still a retreat for the crowd-weary tourist, who can relax here or stroll around ancient pavilions, mansions, temples, bridges and huge lake, stopping occasionally at a shop or tea-house. « less
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Ranked #4 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Located near a lake and a reservoir, this part of the Wall is called Yellow Flower Fortress and is a good place for hiking.
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Ranked #5 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Parks; Lookouts; Landmarks/ Points of Interest

On Sundays particularly this park is full of community activities. You are welcome to join in if you wish. There are community singing groups (You need Mandarin for that, but... more »

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Ranked #6 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Theaters
Owner description: Acrobats & gymnasts from throughout China perform at this theatre – breathtaking routines of flexibility involving chairs,... more » Owner description: Acrobats & gymnasts from throughout China perform at this theatre – breathtaking routines of flexibility involving chairs, bikes, jumping hoops,spinning plates & human strength. 2 performances daily. « less
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Ranked #7 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Parks
Owner description: Built in 1420 with a total area of 270 acres, this is the largest building for religious worship in China, which was... more » Owner description: Built in 1420 with a total area of 270 acres, this is the largest building for religious worship in China, which was originally used by the Ming and Qing emperors to pay homage to Heaven and to pray for a year of rich harvest. « less
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Ranked #8 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Architectural Buildings
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Ranked #9 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Historic Sites; Military Bases/ Facilities
12 miles north of Changping and 37 miles north of Beijing. Apparently closest portion of Great Wall to Beijing.
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Ranked #10 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Theaters
Owner description: Set in the Golden Mask Dynasty, a legendary age in China, the story tells how a queen, who wears a golden mask, creates a... more » Owner description: Set in the Golden Mask Dynasty, a legendary age in China, the story tells how a queen, who wears a golden mask, creates a splendid dynasty. The play has eight chapters and included more than 200 actors from China and abroad. Produced by Chinese playwrights, directors and designers, the play features Chinese dances, acrobatics, costumes, and lighting and acoustics. « less
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Ranked #11 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Parks; Bodies of Water; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: Kubla Khan in 1260 took up residence in this palace, which today is a 168-acre park filled with historic buildings,... more » Owner description: Kubla Khan in 1260 took up residence in this palace, which today is a 168-acre park filled with historic buildings, restaurants and a lake. « less
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Ranked #12 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
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Owner description: Consisting of more than 9,000 rooms and spread over 250 acres, this huge palace complex was built in the 15th century and... more » Owner description: Consisting of more than 9,000 rooms and spread over 250 acres, this huge palace complex was built in the 15th century and later extensively renovated and restored during the Qing Dynasty in the 18th century. « less
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Ranked #13 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Theaters; Architectural Buildings
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Ranked #14 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #15 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Architectural Buildings; Museums

A series of beautiful pavilions comprise this Mongolian-Tibetan yellow-sect temple, which features an impressive fifty-four-foot (25m) high Buddha carved from one piece of Tibetan... more »

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Ranked #16 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Tours
Owner description: we are a Great Wall hike tour operator based in Beijing and have trekked extensively to authentic Ming Dynasty Great Wall,... more » Owner description: we are a Great Wall hike tour operator based in Beijing and have trekked extensively to authentic Ming Dynasty Great Wall, and mountains in China.We specialize in access to off-limits places, steer you away from the tourist traps, tailor fresh experiences for any personality and specific interests. « less
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Ranked #17 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Historic Sites; Architectural Buildings
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Ranked #18 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Parks
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Ranked #19 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Bodies of Water; Neighborhoods
Owner description: This area of Beijing contains some of the most extensive old hutong neighborhoods and the three lakes of Xihai, Houhai and... more » Owner description: This area of Beijing contains some of the most extensive old hutong neighborhoods and the three lakes of Xihai, Houhai and Oianhai. « less
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Ranked #20 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Educational Sites
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Ranked #21 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Theaters
Owner description: The legend of Kung Fu Show is produced by China’s leading performance company and the best of China’s Kung Fu practitioners... more » Owner description: The legend of Kung Fu Show is produced by China’s leading performance company and the best of China’s Kung Fu practitioners have been found for this show. Visually stunning with a great story line and martial arts skills. « less
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Ranked #22 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Parks
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Ranked #23 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Owner description: OMESCAPE - THE BEST ESCAPE GAME IN ASIAStep 1: You will be locked into a room and you don't know what to doStep 2: You find... more » Owner description: OMESCAPE - THE BEST ESCAPE GAME IN ASIAStep 1: You will be locked into a room and you don't know what to doStep 2: You find some clues and puzzles and start to know what to do Step 3: You triggered something and things around you changes (e.G. Your room starts to move....Or lasers arrays suddenly appear in front of you....) Step 4 You need to find the key to escape the room in 60 minutes Suitable players: 4-8ppl Advance booking is needed « less
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Ranked #24 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Museums
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Ranked #25 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Historic Sites; Architectural Buildings
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Ranked #26 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Architectural Buildings
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Ranked #27 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Museums
Owner description: This museum features changing exhibits related to political themes such as the Opium Wars, the founding of the Communist... more » Owner description: This museum features changing exhibits related to political themes such as the Opium Wars, the founding of the Communist Party, the Sino-French and Sino-Japanese Wars, the Japanese War, the 1911 Revolution and the social unrest of 1989. « less
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Ranked #28 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks
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Ranked #29 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Science Museums; Parks
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Ranked #30 of 1,243 attractions in Beijing
Category: Museums
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