What We Love About Beijing

Beijing, the capital of China, is a mix of modern and ancient elements that still prevails today. As the political center of China, the city is also commonly known as Peking. Enter the world-famous Forbidden City and explore the vast palace grounds where Chinese royalty once roamed. Trek up the Great Wall of China, one of the seven wonders of the world, and witness one of the most impressive architectural feats in human history. As you soak in the untouched nature surrounding Beijing, visit the Temple of Heaven formerly patronized by emperors from the Ming and Qing dynasty.

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Into The Forbidden City

The Forbidden City was the royal pavilion of both Ming and Qing Dynasty, over centuries of accumulation, it's now the only place where you can see vividness of splendid Ancient Chinese culture.

Good Views From The Great Wall

The Great Wall is considered as one of the most significant defense in the world. On it, you will be marveled by the construction itself and be provided with breath-taking scenery.

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About Beijing

Beijing, the capital of China, is a mix of modern and ancient elements that still prevails today. As the political center of China, the city is also commonly known as Peking. Enter the world-famous Forbidden City and explore the vast palace grounds where Chinese royalty once roamed.


Trek up the Great Wall of China, one of the seven wonders of the world, and witness one of the most impressive architectural feats in human history. As you soak in the untouched nature surrounding Beijing, visit the Temple of Heaven formerly patronized by emperors from the Ming and Qing dynasty.

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Local Weather

  • DEC - FEB
    -9°

  • MAR - MAY
    26° -1°

  • JUN - AUG
    31° 18°

  • SEP - NOV
    26°

General Information

  • Time Zone
    GMT +08:00

  • Currency
    Chinese Yuan

    1USD = 7.09CNY

  • Best Time To Visit
    • MAR - APR

      Longqing Gorge Ice and Snow Festival

    • SEP

      Mid-Autumn Festival

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