Forbidden City is an imperial palace where located close to Changan street. When you come to Beijing, this tour line is a must to join. Tour details:
1 Day Private Tour: Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven & Summer Palace
Price From: US$ 52( 330 CNY )
Tour Duration: about 8 hours
Pick-up place and time: Your Downtown Hotel between 8:00am and 9:00am
Finishing place and time: Your Downtown Hotel around 6:00pm
Payment Method: Cash, Credit Cards, Wire, Western Union
Tour Guide Language: English, other language speaking guide (French, Japanese, Spanish etc.) is available, if need, please contact us!
Feature: Private day tour to popular scenic spots of Beijing downtown like Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace with experienced tour guide, private car and driver.
Brilliant! One day visited Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven and Summer Palace. Everything was just well organized! I felt very well taken care of all day. The sightseeing was also stunning and fascinating! Highly recommended one day private trip!
1 Day Tour: Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, Summer Palace from US$ 52/pax
1 Day Tour: Badaling Great Wall, Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City from US$ 54/pax
Day Tour: Mutianyu Great Wall, Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square from US$ 63/pax
Day Tour: Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, Summer Palace from US$ 54/pax
As the famous street in Beijing, Changan Street attracts lot of visitors. In addition, surround Changan Street, there located Forbidden City which was used as the imperial palace, the living and offices area for the emperors in Ming and Qing Dynasties. Known as the best preserved imperial palace in China and the largest ancient palatial structure in the world, Forbidden City had become an imperial palace for nearly 500 years. It was listed by the UNESC0 as a world cultural heritage site in 1987.
Forbidden City separated into two parts, the Inner Court where was become the living area for emperor and his family, and the Outer Court has become the place where many ceremonies being held. Occupying an area of 72 hectares, the rectangular palace city has totally 8,707 rooms. Because the yellow color is become the symbol of the royal family, so in Forbidden City, the yellow become dominant color.
Zhongshan Park is one of the interesting attractions in Beijing which located not far from Changan Street. Around Changan Street, there have lot of interesting attractions such as, Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square and many others include Beijing Zhongshan Park. Zhongshan Park which located in the west of Tiananmen Square is the park that dedicated to memorize Sun Yat Sen or also called Sun Zhong Shan in Chinese, first president and founding father of the Republic of China.
At past, there was the place for the Ming and Qing emperors to worship the land of God and the grain of God and in 1928, it was renamed Zhongshan Park. Today, new Sun Yat-Sen statue of a white marble is situated in the center of the hall. The statue is 2.1 meters high on the 1.5 meters high pedestal and platform. Zhongshan Park is not only located in Beijing, but there also has many Zhongshan Park around many cites in China and even overseas, for example Singapore and Canada. With the classical Chinese landscape that offers various flower, trees, and long corridors, Zhongshan Park which located close to Changan Street will be the ideal place to spend your boring time. Have a nice weekend!
1 Day Bus Tour: Badaling Great Wall, Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square for US$ 40/pax
4 Day Beijing Tour Package – Bus Tour A (without hotel) from US$ 65/pax
4 Day Beijing Tour Package – Bus Tour A (with hotel) from US$ 182/pax
1 Day Tour: Mutianyu Great Wall, Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square from US$ 63/pax
Changan Street is known as the first street in China and located not far from Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City. Tiananmen Square which located close to Changan Street is the largest public square in the world. With a total area of 440,000 square meters, Tiananmen Square in total can hold about one million people. Tiananmen Square was used as the forbidden area in Ming and Qing Dynasties. It means, no one allowed enter or leave the area without emperor’s permission.
For over hundreds years, Tiananmen Square has become the place that hold lot of democracy events, national events and ceremonies. It is also the symbol of Beijing and China. Today, Tiananmen Square has become one of the historical sites in Beijing that attracts not only the local people but also the foreign tourists to come. Around the square, there also has other historical sites including, Chairman Mao Memorial Hall, Great Hall of the People, Monument to the People’s Heroes and others.
Because, Changan Street is located not far from Tiananmen Square, so you should visit the largest public square in the world, Tiananmen Square when you come to Beijing.
The square can be visit on this tour line:
1 Day Bus Tour: Badaling Great Wall, Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square
Price From: US$ 40( 250 CNY )
Departure: Daily / You decide!
Tour Duration: about 8 hours include lunch
Hiking Area: East Badaling Great Wall (4-6 towers)
Cable car: Optional (80 RMB / US$ 14 round way)
Pick-up place and time: Your City Center Hotel between 7:00am and 8:30am
Finishing place and time: Your City Center Hotel around 6:00pm
Payment Method: Cash, Credit Cards, Wire, Western Union
Tour Guide Language: English
Feature: One day Group Tour to Badaling Great Wall, Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square will present you a wonderful Beijing day trip, small coach tour with hotel transfers, guide, lunch and tickets fee service.
Here some review from our customer about this tour line:
I would like to say that our one day bus tour to Badaling, Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square is wonderful that beyond my imagination. Although just one day we got to know a lot about the history of Beijing as if we have been here several times. Also I am interested in Peking Opera Show, but due to the tight time, we didn’t have the chance. That’s a pity! All in all the services you provide make us feel very satisfied. So we will come again in the near future, see you next time!
Changan Street was known as the longest, widest and the first street that built in Beijing. It is also become the important street in Beijing. Changan Street is the road directly before Tiananmen gate and to the north of Tiananmen Square. Visitors who want to visit Tiananmen Square, Forbidden City, National Museum of China and others attractions around definitely will cross this street. One of the Beijing attractions that you should visit is Tiananmen Square. This square is the largest public square around the world with total area about 440.000 square meters.
Tiananmen Square is located in the heart of Beijing and also has other interesting historical attractions around includes, National Museum of China, Chairman Mao Zedong Memorial Hall, the Great Hall of the People. The Square was opened to public in 1911. Today, lot of local people and foreigners visit this area. Every morning, the Chinese flag is also being raised here. If you visit this square don’t miss to explore all the area and all the interesting places around include Forbidden City which the best preserved imperial palace and the largest ancient palace around the world, that located not far from the square. Hope your holiday become more meaningful.
Here, we offer some related tour to Forbidden City that located not far from Tiananmen Square below:
1 Day Tour: Forbidden City, Summer Palace from US$ 52/pax
1 Day Tour: Badaling Great Wall, Forbidden City from US$ 54/pax
1 Day Tour: Mutianyu Great Wall, Forbidden City from US$ 63/pax
1 Day Tour: Forbidden City, Summer Palace from US$ 54/pax
With the long history, Changan Street is the landmark of Beijing in both ancient times and modern time. Chang’an Street is the road directly before Tian’anmen gate and to the north of Tian’anmen Square. From east to west, starting from extending end of East Changan Street, the symbolic buildings are: Modern City, Xinya building, Oversea Investment Center and Hanghua Scientific Trade Center; at the north and south side of Guomao Bridge located China World Trade Center and Taihe Commercial Center respectively; from Guomao Bridge east to Jianguomen, there stands, Huabing Building, Guiyou Shopping Mall, Craft Building; Beijing Broadcast Station building, Friendship Store, CVIK Plaza, Oversea Chinese Apartments and many world famous hotels. This section could be seen as the CBD area with the greatest degree of internationalization and most flourish at night.
From Jing Tong expressway to CBD core district, generally speaking, this region is the starting location of Changan Street, where restaurants, official halls and malls set up successively giving you a feeling of modernization. Continuing westward, the commercial atmosphere increases and markets, malls and consumer places appear one by one, the most famous of which is Wangfujing Street. Further to the west is Tiananmen Square, the Xian commercial district, Financial Street, Fuwai and Gonzhufen commercial district, Shijingshan district and the gate of Capital Iron Steel Company. Nowadays, the traffic throughout almost all Changan Street is very convenient not only up ground but also underground subway.
There are many hotels around Chang An Street. The Novotel Beijing Xinqiao is one o
f them. Novotel Beijing Xinqiao is stands at the busy area with shopping area, business area and government office area. It is close to Chang An Street, Wangfujing Street, Dongfang Square and New World shopping center. The hotel is the only one that the hot spring water direct connected with bathroom in guestroom. You can enjoy the hot spring water bath after visiting the Chang An Street. You can walk to Palace Museum , Tiananmen Square and Temple of Heaven. It is only 10 minutes walking distance from CBD, and 30kms from Beijing Capital International Airport.
Novotel Beijing Xinqiao owns 15 floors and 700 guestroom totally. All are equipped with Wi-Fi, and complete facilities. Novotel Beijing Xinqiao sets restaurants, Lobby Lounge, conference room, and so on. On the business floor, you can overlook the Chang An Street, the Forbidden City and Temple of Heaven. The new building lobby is connected with old building lobby by a unique style lounge. The west of new building lobby has a elegant coffee bar, the east has a modern wine lounge. Novotel Beijing Xinqiao is an ideal choice for rest and business. After travel around Chang An Street, enjoy your rest time in Novotel Beijing Xinqiao.
Novotel Beijing Xinqiao and Chang An Street always welcome you.
Changan Street was known as the longest, widest street in the world, it also is one of the impotant streets in China. Many people regard Changan Street as the“Divine first street”in China. At the same time, Changan street also is a axis , from east to west is Dongdan and Xidan . Tiananmen is in the north of middle at Changan street, and Tiananmen square is in the south of Changan street.
From Dongdan to east extend and from Xidan to west extend is the Changan street extended line. Changan street is east to Tongzhou District and west to Shijingshan District, and it is also called the Ten-li long street. Changan street is the pronoun of policy in Beijing even in China because of its unique geography place and symbol significance. Changan street was the main road to built the Forbidden City, imperial city, in and out cities. According to record of pertinent data, Changan street was built up with imperial city in Yongle, and it is one of the important parts in the master plan which to built up Beijing city in Ming dynasty. Changan street , which name come from the capital of Tang dynasty-Changan, it means the lasting political stability.
Tourists in Beijing trip will get more in Changan Street. There are also many famous restaurants or hotels. There are also many famous resorts in Changan Street such as Forbidden City, Tiananmen Square, National Grand Theater and Zhongshan Park and so on.
The famous Zhongshan Park is on north of Changan Street and on west of Tiananmen Tower. It covers more than 22 hectares. It was the Xingguo Temple in Liao and Jin dynasties. In Yuan dynasty, its named was changed into Wanshou Xingguo Temple. In Ming dynasty it was changed into the God of Land and the god of Grain. It was the place to sacrifice gnome and five cereals God. In 11914, it was bult as Central Park. To in honor if Sun zhonghan, the park was named Zhongshan Park in 1918. The main building of the park is the God of Land and the God of Grain. It is in the center of the axle wire. The altar is square shape. It is a three-level terrace. There is five colors earth on the altar from all over the country.
Tourists in Changan Street will have good time. The transportation in Changan Street is also very convenient. Changan Street is also a good spot to let you know more about Chinese history.