This majestic former summer residence of the Qing Dynasty is now a world heritage site and favourite Beijing attraction.
Visit the fascinating remains of this formerly lavish complex of imperial palaces, devastated during the 1800s.
Enjoy panoramic views over Beijing and a sunset dinner in a rotating restaurant at the tallest landmark in the city.
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Even though there aren't top sights in Zhongguancun, you can explore the larger area and take in top sights like Zhongguancun Electronics City. Jump on the metro at Zhongguancun Station to see more of the city.
Shijingshan is well liked for its mountain views and monuments. If you're hoping to get in some sightseeing, Beijing Shijingshan Amusement Park and Cheng'en Temple are top spots, and you can jump on the metro at Pingguoyuan Station or Fushouling Station to get around.
Noted for its restaurants and shopping, there's plenty to explore in Olympic Village. Top attractions like China Science and Technology Museum and Olympic Forest Park are major draws, and you can hop on the metro at Olympic Green Station or South Gate of Forest Park Station to see more of the city.
You might enjoy the museums while in North Chaoyang. Beijing National Stadium is a notable sight, and you can get around town at Huixinxijie Beikou Station or Huixinxijie Nankou Station to see more of the city.
Historical sites, museums and theatres highlight some notable features of Xicheng. Make a stop by Xidan Shopping Center or XiDan Shopping District while you're visiting, and jump aboard the metro at Lingjing Hutong Station or Xidan Station to get around town.
You might enjoy the historical sites while in Xuanwu. Changchun Temple is a notable sight, and you can get around town at Guang'anmennei Station or Guang'anmen Station to see more of the city.