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Ranked #1 of 195 Outdoors 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 #2 of 195 Outdoors 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 #3 of 195 Outdoors 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 #4 of 195 Outdoors 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 #5 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Parks
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Ranked #6 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Science Museums; Parks
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Ranked #7 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Parks

The Zhongshan Park (in honour of Sun Yat-sen) is a very nice, peaceful park located north from Tiananmen square. In the park itself there isn't a lot to do next to stopping at the... more »

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Ranked #8 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Parks

Ritan Park is one of Beijing's finest. This is one of the most beautiful and scenic spots in Beijing. The view is best  here in summer at about sunset. There is a tradition to... more »

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Ranked #9 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Parks
Owner description: This lovely wooded park is a favourite of Beijingers, especially in autumn to see the maple trees with their striking red... more » Owner description: This lovely wooded park is a favourite of Beijingers, especially in autumn to see the maple trees with their striking red leaves ( it’s traditional to collect them). Walk thru the lower areas spotted with pavilions & temples and winding paths to wander around, or take the cable car up to the top for some views of the surrounding hilly countryside. « less
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Ranked #10 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Ranked #11 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Gardens; Parks
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Ranked #12 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Gardens
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Ranked #13 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Parks
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Ranked #14 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Parks
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Ranked #15 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Parks
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Ranked #16 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Parks
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Ranked #17 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Ranked #18 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
  • Stunning! 08/30/2013
Category: Parks; Amusement/ Theme Parks
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Ranked #19 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Bodies of Water
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Ranked #20 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: National Parks
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Ranked #21 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Historic Sites; History Museums; Parks; Architectural Buildings
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Ranked #22 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Bodies of Water
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Ranked #23 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Ranked #24 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Gardens; Parks

This place is built accordingly to a famous Chinese novel written in about 250 years ago.  If you have many days to spend in Beijing and you have visited all other major spots... more »

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Ranked #25 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Ranked #26 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Tours; Gardens
Owner description: Geological scenery with Karst Mountains and a river snaking through them. This park has numerous areas to visit. Great for... more » Owner description: Geological scenery with Karst Mountains and a river snaking through them. This park has numerous areas to visit. Great for hiking. « less
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Ranked #27 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Architectural Buildings; Parks
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Ranked #28 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Parks
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Ranked #29 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Parks
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Ranked #30 of 195 Outdoors in Beijing
Category: Parks
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