Beijing attractions are second to none in China, with famous tourist spots of various types, historical, cultural, scenic and modern. The top sights are the Great Wall sections (Badaling, Mutianyu, Simatai, Jinshanling and others), the Forbidden City, the Temple of Heaven, Tian'anmen Square, and the Summer Palace.
Popular attractions in Beijing are listed below according to customer rating, with photos and descriptions. For more information, click on the attraction. See a full alphabetical list with ratings and entrance fees, or search by attraction category or name. Our Beijing Tours let you see the best of Beijing on tried-and-tested schedules.
Here is a story of traveling around Beijing. Check it out for more suggestions and tips.