A Beijing Itinerary: The Perfect Three Day Itinerary for Beijing Story

By Agne Civilyte

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Introduction

A Beijing Itinerary: The Perfect Three Day Itinerary for Beijing Story

Beijing, China's capital city, is a big city known for never-ending parties, famous historical and...

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Day 1

Traditional Beijing

You are going to start the first day of this 3 days in Beijing itinerary...

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Day 1 - Stop 1

Explore Beihai Park

Situated a half kilometre away from the north gate of Forbidden City, Beihai Park, also...

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Day 1 - Stop 2

Enjoy views from Jingshan park

Located in the centre of Beijing, Jingshan Park is an imperial garden which is most...

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Day 1 - Stop 3

Get lost in the Forbidden City

One of the top things to do in Beijing, the Forbidden City, also known as...

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Day 1 - Stop 4

Have lunch at the Quanjude Roast Duck Restaurant

Before continuing your exploration, I suggest having an early lunch to avoid the crowds. Situated...

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Day 1 - Stop 5

Wander around Wangfujing Pedestrian Street

Surrounded by big shopping malls and traditional restaurants, Wangfujing Pedestrian Street is the most famous...

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Day 1 - Stop 6

Stop by Tiananmen Square

Tiananmen Square was named after the Tiananmen Gates (Gate of Heavenly Peace or Tiananmen Tower)...

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Day 1 - Stop 7

Visit the Mausoleum of Mao Zedong

The Mausoleum of Mao Zedong, also known as the Chairman Mao Memorial Hall, is a...

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Day 1 - Stop 8

Coffee break in Qianmen

Quite recently restored street of Qianmen (Zhengyang) has to be included in your three day...

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Day 1 - Stop 9

Relax at the Temple of Heaven

Another destination of your Beijing travel itinerary is situated a bit further from previous attractions....

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Day 1 - Stop 10

Have evening meal at the Hongyuan Nanmen Meat in Hot Pot

The last stop of the day is the Hongyuan Nanmen Meat in Hot Pot restaurant...

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Day 2

Long Adventurous Day Out of Beijing - The Great Wall of China

On the second day of this Beijing trip itinerary, you will head out of the...

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Day 2 - Stop 1

Start hiking at Gubeikou Panlongshan (Unreconstructed) - Great Wall of China

Gubeikou Town is located over 130 km northeast of downtown Beijing (depending on where you...

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Day 2 - Stop 2

Enjoy picturesque views from Jinshanling Section of the Great Wall of China

The Jinshanling Section of the Great Wall is the best part to visit as it...

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Day 2 - Stop 3

Exciting hike on the Simatai Section of the Great Wall of China

Simatai section of the Great Wall is one of the few sections to have the...

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Day 2 - Stop 4

Spend the evening at Gubei Water Town

Gubei Water Town is another location that I couldn't exclude from my 3-day Beijing tour....

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Day 3

A Different Side of Beijing

The final day of this Beijing in three days itinerary you will explore a different...

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Day 3 - Stop 1

Spend the morning at the Summer Palace

The Summer Palace is a huge imperial garden that is said to be the best-preserved...

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Day 3 - Stop 2

Brunch at Yuanmingyuan Park

Yuanmingyuan Park, also known as the Old Summer Palace or the Ruins of the Yuanmingyuan...

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Day 3 - Stop 3

Visit Beijing Zoo

Situated in the Xicheng District, Beijing Zoo is the largest zoo in China. It is...

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Day 3 - Stop 4

Explore vibrant Lama Temple

Lama Temple, also known as Yonghe Temple (Harmony and Peace Palace Lamasery), is regarded as...

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Day 3 - Stop 5

Have lunch at the King's Joy

Having a meal at the King's Joy is a must to do during your 3...

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Day 3 - Stop 6

Wander around the Beijing Olympic Park

Beijing Olympic Park, also known as Olympic Green, is the site where the Beijing 2008...

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Conclusion

In Summary

Overall, Beijing is a magnificent city and a great place to have the best vacation...

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