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Niaochao National Stadium

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I attended a celebration dinner held in a VIP box of the Niaochao National Stadium (aka, Bird’s Nest Stadium and Beijing National Stadium). It was quite a privilege. The Chinese cuisine was exotically presented and delicious. They continue to come up with innovative ways of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Impressive is the list you can say. Hopefully they find a way to use it more as it is just sitting there empty.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Made famous by the Olympic Games, this stadium is quite impressive. While not a show stopper this is well worth a walk around the exterior which is free. You can go inside for a fee but inside it just a stadium. A very big one....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TAMAN1951
Reviewed October 8, 2018

This is one of the best stadium tour I have been. Go for the vip + top of birds nest tour package with or without water cube. Price of package without water cube is Rmb 110 while with is Rmb 140. Nice view from the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank EricWoon5385
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Yes the architecture is unique but in my opinion it isn’t a must-see in Beijing. You can take a guided tour inside the Birds nest or walk around it.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dino W
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

This was the main stadium built for the 2008 olympics. An architectural marvel and rather impressive. You can actually exercise in there

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bcheong
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Went to the stadium today only to find it closed to the public due to a Asian/African summit. I checked with my tour manager, the hotel concierge and the website and none of them told me it was going to be closed to the public....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank wolf3728
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Amazing structure of ingetintuty but up close this modern marvel is badly in need of repairs and upgrades espically for their next Olympics coming up. All the tours were in chinese as well as the signs so save your money and wonder on your own...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rsenteno
Reviewed June 4, 2018

Wow, an eye-popping 91,000 seat stadium nicknamed the "Bird' Nest. It was the stage for hosting the opening of the 2008 Olympics. It was used for athletics and football. It is a very impressive structure, but seems to be showing its age and is not...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Judi L
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

What an impressive structure. From a distance it is one of the most fantastic stadia that I ever seen . Unfortunately it is not being maintained and is looking shabby up close. Look from the motorway bridge beside the Olympic village and be awed by...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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