Wangjing is a popular place to head to in Beijing as many of the city’s main attractions are nearby. 798 Space and Lady Street are just two of the best places to explore here. Two other popular spots you’ll find close by Wangjing are the North Star Shopping Mall and the National Agricultural Exhibition Center.
Visitors travel from near and far to see Tiananmen Square, one of the most photographed landmarks in the country. It is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the middle on the city.
Forbidden City is one of the main attractions in the Beijing’s city center that is well worth a visit.
To better understand Beijing, visit one of its museums and theaters. To experience the city’s dynamic artistic culture, book a show at one of the much-loved performing arts institutes such as Chaoyang Theater, Tiandi Theater and Poly Theater. The area is a dream destination for lovers of art. Make sure you see the Green T. House Art Gallery.
To surround yourself with nature, visit the nearby green spaces. These are great places to breathe deeply and relax. Escape the rat race for a while and see the locals at their relaxed best in public parks and gardens such as Chaoyang Park and Ditan Park.
Attractions like the Temple of Confucius make great places to visit while you are in the area. To learn about the role of faith in Beijing, spend a little time at the area’s most important religious sites, such as Lama Temple.
Get familiar with the local fashion and do some people-watching in the nearby malls and markets such as Yashow Market, Nali Patio and the South Luogu Lane.
To really get to know this fascinating part of the world, consider staying close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the Swissotel Beijing Hong Kong Macau Center, the Grand Millennium Beijing, and the popular Beijing Landmark Hotel.