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Ranked #31 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: History Museums; Museums
Fantastic building filled with exhibitions and amazing displays. 5 floors of unique Chinese art not to be missed.
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Ranked #32 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Specialty Museums; Museums
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Ranked #33 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks
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Ranked #34 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Nature and 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 #35 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks
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Ranked #36 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks
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$55* and up
Ranked #37 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Architectural Buildings; Castles; Historic Sites; Gardens
Tea parties and musical performances are held at this grand palace, home to royalty during the Ming dynasty.
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Ranked #38 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Neighborhoods; Biking Trails; Shops; Tours
Owner description: Dating back about one thousand years, these neighborhoods of narrow, twisting streets represent the “real life” of Beijing,... more » Owner description: Dating back about one thousand years, these neighborhoods of narrow, twisting streets represent the “real life” of Beijing, where passageways connect to courtyards of traditional compact homes. Pedicab tours of the hutongs are popular tourist attractions that normally include the Drum Tower, courtyard neighborhoods and Prince Gong's mansion. « less
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Ranked #39 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Tours
Owner description: Jin Private Great Wall Hiking and Camping Tours is one of the most knowledgeable and trusted tour guide companies based in... more » Owner description: Jin Private Great Wall Hiking and Camping Tours is one of the most knowledgeable and trusted tour guide companies based in Beijing. We specialize in personalized, custom designed Great Wall Hiking and Camping tour with your complete satisfaction in mind. Whether you're a solo traveler, with your family or in a group, we guarantee your delight as we go with you on unforgettable adventures through the wonders of Beijing even China! You choose us tour you choose right ! Our will give nice trip!!! « less
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Ranked #40 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Ancient Ruins; Parks; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: Located only a few hundred meters from the existing Summer Palace, these ruins used to be a grand palace and park built under... more » Owner description: Located only a few hundred meters from the existing Summer Palace, these ruins used to be a grand palace and park built under the Qing emperors in the 18th century, but was later destroyed by French and British troops during the Second Opium War (1860-1862). « less
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Ranked #41 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Aquariums
Owner description: Situated within the Beijing Zoo complex this world class aquarium encompasses a huge array of strange & wonderful fish. As... more » Owner description: Situated within the Beijing Zoo complex this world class aquarium encompasses a huge array of strange & wonderful fish. As well as the fish displays there is a shark aquarium, Amazonian Rainforest with piranha, Coral reefs, a Marine Mammal section with dolphin & seal performances throughout the day. « less
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Ranked #42 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks
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Ranked #43 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Museums
Owner description: Originally built in 1302 and used as a place for sacrifices to Confucius during the Yuan, Ming and Qing Dynasties, this... more » Owner description: Originally built in 1302 and used as a place for sacrifices to Confucius during the Yuan, Ming and Qing Dynasties, this former temple lost its religious function during the “bourgeois revolution” in 1912 and currently houses the Capital Museum. « less
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Ranked #44 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Nature and 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 #45 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Architectural Buildings; Government Buildings; Landmarks
Owner description: Built in the Soviet neoclassical style, this imposing building on Tiananmen Square is where the People’s Congress meets and... more » Owner description: Built in the Soviet neoclassical style, this imposing building on Tiananmen Square is where the People’s Congress meets and other important government and diplomatic meetings take place. « less
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Ranked #46 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Gardens; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #47 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Landmarks
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Ranked #48 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites; Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Lookouts; Landmarks
Owner description: Located in the heart of modern China and the site for massive parades and rallies, this was the site when in 1949, from a... more » Owner description: Located in the heart of modern China and the site for massive parades and rallies, this was the site when in 1949, from a rostrum on the Gate of Heavenly Peace, Chairman Mao announced the establishment of the People's Republic of China. « less
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Ranked #49 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #50 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Owner description: Underneath a local marketplace is this 9,000-foot-long underground air-raid shelter that has been converted to an underground... more » Owner description: Underneath a local marketplace is this 9,000-foot-long underground air-raid shelter that has been converted to an underground hotel and arts and crafts shop. « less
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Ranked #51 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Flea/ Street Markets; Malls; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
This street is comprised of upscale and flea-market shops.
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Ranked #52 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
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Category: Parks; Amusement/ Theme Parks
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Ranked #53 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Landmarks
This Buddhist temple dates back 1,600 years and is surrounded by peaceful hills and beautiful gardens.
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Ranked #54 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Museums
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Ranked #55 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Ancient Ruins; Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #56 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Nature and Parks
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Ranked #57 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Antique Shops; Historic Walking Areas
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Ranked #58 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks
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Ranked #59 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Landmarks
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Ranked #60 of 1,226 attractions in Beijing
Category: Architectural Buildings; Malls; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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