Beijing Historical Vacations

Explore Historical Vacations in Beijing

Beijing is an ideal destination for those interested in taking a trip to broaden their educational horizons. Beijing is one of the Four Great Ancient Capitals of China and has a history that can be tracked thousands of years back. The Ancient Observatory, built in 1422 during the Ming Dynasty, houses ancient astronomical instruments that have been preserved since the Qing Dynasty. Located on Guozijian Street, the Temple of Confucius is a fascinating historical stop. The temple was originally built in 1302 and was where people paid homage to Confucius during the Yuan, Ming and Qing dynasties. Be sure to also check out Prince Gong’s Mansion, the Bell and Drum Towers and Shichahai.

Popular places for Historical Vacations in Beijing

Forbidden City

Great Wall at Simatai

Lama Temple (Yonghegong)

Great Wall at Mu Tian Yu

Tiananmen Gate

Great Wall at Badaling

Chinese Ethnic Culture Park

Dongyue Temple

Summer Palace

Ming Tombs

Popular hotels in Beijing

Grand Hyatt Beijing

Holiday Inn Central Plaza

The Peninsula Beijing

Holiday Inn Central Plaza

Park Plaza Beijing Wangfujing

Raffles Beijing

The Regent Beijing

Capital Hotel

The Westin Beijing Financial Street

Bamboo Garden Hotel