This in-depth coverage of Beijing's local attractions, sights, and restaurants takes you to the most rewarding spots—from the Temple of Heaven to the Forbidden City to the Ming tombs—and stunning color photography brings the land to life on the pages. With a beautiful new cover, amazing tips and information, and key facts, The Rough Guide to Beijing is the perfect travel companion.
The locally based Rough Guides author team introduces the best places to stop and explore, and provides reliable insider tips on topics such as driving the roads, taking walking tours, or visiting local cathedrals. You'll find special coverage of history, art, architecture, and literature, and detailed information on the best markets and shopping for each area in this fascinating city.
The Rough Guide to Beijing also unearths the best restaurants, nightlife, and places to stay, from backpacker hostels to boutique hotels, and color-coded maps feature every sight and listing. Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to Beijing.
Updated edition Jun 2017