Beijing Tourist Attractions Guide
Hours:7:30 - 17:30
Address:At the foot of west Gushan Hill, West Lake, Hangzhou
Xiling Seal Engravers Society is a representative of modern historic site in West Lake landscape, and is also the earliest Chinese national academic institution on the research of epigarphy, sphragistics and seal-engraving. Founded in 1904, the 30th year of Guangxu' Reign of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), it aims to "preserve seal-cutting and conduct research into the art".
This village is located at the valley of Jingxi mountain area, and it is known for its well preserved 500 Ming and Qing dynasty-style courtyard houses owned by 70 families, ancient but unsophisticated, just like another “Shangri-la”.
The Ancient Cliff House (Guyaju), 'the biggest maze of China', was a significant discovery relating to the study of ancient Chinese people who inhabited the north of the country.
Hours:7:30 am to 5:30 pm
Address:No. 12 Nan cai yuan , Xuanwu District, Beijing.
Price:40 RMB for adult ; 20 RMB for student
Have you heard about " Dream of the red Mansion". It's one of the four ancient Chinese classic masterpieces.
Address:Between East 3rd Ring and East 4th Ring,Chaoyang District
The BeijingCentral Business District, or Beijing CBD (simplified Chinese: 北京商务中心区; traditional Chinese: 北京商務中心區; pinyin: Běijīng Shāngwù Zhōngxīn Qū), is the primary area of finance, media, and business services in Beijing, China. Beijing CBD occupies 3.99 km2 of the Chaoyang District on the east side of the city.
Address:No. 11, West 3rd Ring Middle Road, Haidian District, Beijing
Hours:9：00 am to 9:30 pm
Address:Gucheng village, Jiuxian Town, Yanqing County, Beijing
Price:100 RMB per person
The Longqingxia is also called Longqing Gorge. It's a very beautiful place to go to visit in Summer. The popular name is "Mini Lijiang". The view can compare with the real Lijiang in the southern China.
Hours:6：30 am to 7:00 pm
Address:Number 44 of Coal Hill Western street in Western District.
Price:2 yuan to 5 yuan
Coal Hill Park is behind the Forbidden City. Also it's located in the center of Beijing. After the visiting of the Forbidden City, you must to go to visit the Coal Hill Park. When you climb up on the top of the hill, you can see the whole view of the Forbidden City. It's really spectacular.
Address:Dashanzi Art District,798 Art Zone,NO.4 Jiuxianqiao Road,Chaoyang district
Ullens Center for Contemporary Art (UCCA) is a non profit, comprehensive art center founded in Beijing by collectors Guy and Myriam Ullens in November 2007.
UCCA is very active in art field, now it has its own restaurant/shop... In my opinion, it's the best art center in 798 art zone, even in Beijing.
Hours:7:00-17:00 April-Oct; 08:00 to 16:50 Nov-Mar
Price:Admission Fee: CNY50 (Mar 15-Nov 15); CNY40 (Nov 16-Mar 14)
The initial section of the wall has been restored to original condition, so I was totally amazed by its historic beauty and landscape. Unlike the bareness of Simatai section, Jinshanling is the real Great Wall in my heart. There was nobody on the Wall when we were hiking. The Great Wall is all yours! More pictures in my mini-album in Synotrip.