[ Historical Sites and Scenic Spots in Beijing ]

[ In nearly 1000 years Beijing, a world-famous historical and cultural city, has been planned and constructed as a capital by both feudal dynasties and modern China. The resplendent and magnificent Former Imperial Palace, the imposing Great Wall and the picturesque imperial gardens such as Beihai Park, the Temple of Heaven and the Summer Palace are representative scenic spots in Beijing. With its ancient culture and charming scenery, Beijing welcomes tourists from various countries throughout the world. ]

[ The Hall of Supreme Harmony in the Former Imperial Palace ]

[ Tiananmen ]

[ The Great Wall ]

[ The Decorated Archway in Front of the Main Entrance of Yonghegong ]

[ A Bird's Eye View of Tiananmen Square ]

[ The Hall of Prayer for Good Harvest in the Temple of Heaven ]

[ The Great Wall ]

[ A Panoramic View of the Summer Palace ]

[ The Ming Tombs ]

[ Beihai Park ]


The Beijing Page

Hans Peter Holm