Xiaoxitian, South Luogu Alley and Shishahai, are nearby suburbs which are also worth exploring.
Visitors travel from all over the world to experience Tiananmen Square, one of the best-loved landmarks in the country. It is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the city center.
Forbidden City is one of the places to visit in the heart of Beijing that is worth visiting.
Visitors to Andingmen, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, should head to the cultural attractions nearby. To experience the city’s dynamic artistic culture, book a show at one of the acclaimed performance venues such as Tiandi Theater and Poly Theater.
Those with some time to spare in the Andingmen area should not miss out on the Temple of Confucius and the Houhai - Back Lakes. For those who enjoy history, Beijing’s past has been beautifully preserved at the Prince Gong's Palace. Whatever your religious background, you’ll be moved by the serene atmosphere at Andingmen’s holy places like Lama Temple.
To shop for local fashion and buy some souvenirs, browse the South Luogu Lane.
Finding somewhere comfortable to base yourself within the Andingmen area couldn’t be easier. The Swissotel Beijing Hong Kong Macau Center, the Redwall Hotel and the Holiday Inn Express Dongzhimen are just some of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.