Attached to the sea across Xingang’s port, Beijing, the capital of China is one of the most attractive stopovers of cruises in the world. Arrive to Xingang in cruise is perfect to know some of the most attractive resources of Beijing, a spectacular experience.
Among the main attractions of the city you can find the Opera of Pekin, the sìhéyuán and the hútòng, two of the most peculiar manifestations of the architecture and the civil construction of China.
One of the most populated cities of China, only surpassed by Shanghai, has many attractions that makes difficult to organise a visit. However, there are things that we have to visit in our call at the Cruise Port of Beijing, as for example its traditional houses of tea, the mandarin style kitchen restaurants – do not forget to taste its most famous peking duck-, Silk Street’s market, Tian’anmen Square and Mao’s Mausoleum; and certainly its big emblems like the Prohibited City, Heritage of the Humanity of the UNESCO from 1987; the Temple of Heaven and the Lama Temple; the Summer Palace and the Panda House.
An interesting excursion could be going to visit a section of the Great Wall of China which is aproximately 80 km from the city.
Antoher interesting places to visit before leaving the city are the Olympic Zone and the Olympic Ring of Beijing.