The Best Places To Visit In Beijing
1.The Palace Museum.
Beijing Palace Museum was established on October 10, 1925. It is a comprehensive museum of China built on the basis of the imperial palaces of the Ming and Qing Dynasties and their collections. It is also the largest museum of ancient culture and art in China. Its cultural relics collection mainly comes from the old collections in the palace of the Qing Dynasty. It is the first batch of national patriotic education demonstration bases. The Palace Museum is one of the three largest palaces in the world. If you have planed to travel to Beijing, you must go and see this museum first.
Tiananmen Square, which can hold 1 million people for a grand gathering, is the largest city square in the world. Tiananmen Square records the indomitable revolutionary spirit and fearless heroism of the Chinese people. It is the place where numerous important political and historical events took place and is the historical witness of China's decline and rise. There are no tickets and it’s open from five in the morning till ten late at night. A large number of tourists come to visit every year.
3.Beijing Olympic Park.
The central area of the Olympic Park was the main venue for hosting the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. It has Asia's largest man-made urban water system, Asia's largest urban greening landscape, the world's largest pedestrian square, and Asia's longest underground transportation ring. It covers an area of 11.59 square kilometers and embodies three concepts of "science and technology, green and humanities". It is a new urban area that integrates office, business, hotel, culture, sports, meeting and living functions. The beautiful environment, perfect transportation facilities and good air quality make it a good place to travel.
4.The Summer Palace.
The Summer Palace used to be an ancient imperial garden in Beijing. It is the largest and most complete imperial garden in China and one of the four famous gardens in China. It is known as the Royal Garden Museum and is also a national key tourist attraction. In 2009, the Summer Palace was selected as the largest imperial garden in China by the China World Records Association. The Summer Palace is known as a rare garden art masterpiece in the world for its ingenious conception and prominent position in the history of Chinese and foreign garden art.
5.The XiangShan Park.
XiangShan Park, located in the West outskirts of Beijing, covers 188 hectares and is a royal garden with mountain forest features. It is the place where Mao Zedong, the great man of the century, first lived and worked. There are various kinds of small animals and amazing plants. It’s a great place to take a walk, enjoy the environment, collect plants samples and breath the fresh air. It’s open from six in the morning till seven in the evening. If you are looking for an ideal place for sightseeing tourism and leisure vacation, then you should come to The Xiangshan Park.
Water cube is the National Swimming Center in China. Located within the Beijing Olympic Park, it is the master swimming house built for the 2008 Summer Olympic Games and is one of the landmark buildings of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. Water cubes have international level swimming facilities and visibility with a surrounding consumer population of over half a million people. It has convenient and fast transportation conditions and large-scale associated cultural and sports facilities in Metro Olympic feeder lines. Water cubic has become a new landmark in Beijing city.
The Beijing Aquarium is a large, modern, and advanced popular science aquarium for marine organisms. It is the largest aquarium in China which has the maximum amount of sea water and the most sea creatures. It is an inland water aquarium that integrates sightseeing, popular knowledge and education, leisure entertainment and business exhibition. It is surrounded by Beijing Zoo, Beijing Exhibition Center, tender beach, Ya Bay and other places.