If you want to know about the Beijing civilization, which has a long history, no doubt, you better wonder through all of the top historical Beijing attractions which will bring you to the ancient Beijing. When you travel to Beijing, you should never miss the Mutianyu Great Wall. Here, you will get a real feel for the China's glorious history while you are standing on the top of Mutianyu Great Wall.
Tiananmen Square, the third largest city square in the world, will be your first stop in Beijing. It is an assembling place for the Chinese people on important occasions such as the Chinese Lunar New Year Celebration and other big events. Here, you can visit Tiananmen Tower, Monument to the People's Heroes and Great Hall of the People. Located at the center of Beijing city, Tiananmen Square shows great cultural significance of Chinese long history. What's more, you also can see that thousands of people which include residents and travelers come to see the national flag raising ceremony every day. If you are interested in the Beijing tour, please look at Best Beijing Tour for more information.
You can visit the Forbidden City which is close to the Tiananmen Square. With spectacular architecture and grounds on a scale hard to imagine, the Forbidden City is stunning to see and walk through. If you travel to Beijing without seeing the Forbidden City, your journey will be incomplete. A trip to the Forbidden City will give you an incredible experience into Chinese culture and history.
Another must-visit place is Mutianyu Great Wall which is one of the famous Beijing attractions for travelers. Located in Huairou County 70 km. (43 mi.) northeast of Beijing, Mutianyu Great Wall measures 2,250 m. (7,381 ft.) in length and is studded by the 22 turreted-fortresses all along the wall. Upon reaching the top you can stroll freely along the wall, through the watch towers and enjoy the panoramic view of the Great Wall winding its way across hills and mountains. Here, the cable cars are available for travelers. It will offer you an aerial view of the Mutianyu Great Wall while you are taking a cable car. Please get more information from WindhorseTour'a Beijing 5 Day Adventure Tour For Active Travelers.
When you travel to Beijing, you still can visit the other famous Beijing attractions such as Ming Tombs, Temple of Heaven and Olympic Green. They are also popular places to see in Beijing.