Beijing Vacation: Coronavirus Information
Most Beijing hotels offer free cancellation. Consider booking refundable hotels rather than non-refundable ones. Just look for the ‘free cancellation’ message during your hotel search. Prices can vary, but right now we believe that flexibility matters.
For more information about the impact of COVID-19 on your Beijing trip, please visit our Coronavirus Information page.
Where to stay in Beijing
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Explore the eclectic commercial street and its enormous mall amid the fascinating sights in the heart of Beijing’s historic center.
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Discover a bustling district where you can get a real feel of everyday Beijing life as well as enjoying impressive historic, cultural and entertainment attractions.
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Visit a museum about local history and traditions, attend a spectacular dance show and relax in the park by a vast lake.
Top hotels in Beijing
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Top activities in Beijing
Summer Palace, Lama Temple & Giant Panda Encounter Day Tour
Best of Beijing & Great Wall of China Tour
Forbidden City, Temple of Heaven, TAM Square One Day Tour
Save Time and Money with Beijing Holiday Packages
Expedia can help you save with a Beijing holiday package. With all that extra cash in the bank, you might even like to lock in a few more nights. Savvy jetsetters can save up to $583* by booking a package deal on Expedia. With more than 550 partner airlines and 1,000,000 properties worldwide, our global database can get you to your ideal holiday spot. If you have to change your travel plans, we'll honour your cancellation request on almost all reservations with no hidden fees.
Places to Visit in Beijing
There are loads of awesome things you can do when you're somewhere new. So why not get your trip to Beijing off to a great start by perusing some of our recommendations? After all – out there starts here! If you're visiting Beijing, checking out Tiananmen Square and Forbidden City should be at the top of your itinerary. These star attractions have played a vital role in putting this city on the map, are they're bound to make a big impression. You won't have to worry about a boring moment in this bustling city. The Temple of Heaven and Beihai Park will make sure you're always on the move. The CCTV Headquarters and the Great Hall of the People are some more worthwhile sights that won't disappoint you. Tiananmen stands as an important reminder of history. Discover why this commemorative piece was commissioned and better understand the local heritage and accomplishments. There's an excellent range of things to keep you busy in this destination. A quick way to truly immerse yourself in a region's culture is to swing by its lively marketplaces. Browse through the products and shop like a local at Hongqiao Market. Still have some time to spare? Structures that honour the dead are often both impressive and sobering. Swing by Chairman Mao Memorial Hall for some quiet contemplation.
The world is alive with adventure, and there are endless amazing experiences to be had when we grab our luggage and head off on holiday. Your trip to Beijing is just about to get a lot more exciting. There are loads of things to do, including:
- Private Target Shooting and Great Wall Day Tour
- Tour Historic Beijing 2–Summer Palace, Lama Temple and Panda
- Private Tour: Forbidden City and Temple of Heaven
- Private Tour: Summer Palace, Lama Temple & Panda Encounter
- Mini Group Tour: Forbidden City, Hutong and Temple of Heaven
- 3-Day Private Tour of Xi'an & Beijing with Flight
Have a little time on your side? Visit our Beijing things to do page for a full range of options.
Get a running start on your Beijing travel itinerary by securing a place to sleep. There are 1,110 properties in the national capital that can be booked on Expedia. We've got luxury getaways and cheap holidays for all kinds of travellers. Beijing's higher-end options such as the Pangu 7 Star Hotel (27 Central North 4th Ring Road) and the Shangri-La China World Summit Wing, Beijing (No.1 Jianguomenwai Avenue) are bound to charm the most discerning visitor. The Beijing Hotel NUO Wangfujing (33 Chang An Avenue, Dongcheng District) and the Super 8 Hotel Guozhan - Beijing (1 Xiaohuangzhuang Rd Heping W) have good reviews if you want somewhere less expensive. Tiananmen Square is on the to-do list for almost every visitor to Beijing, and staying within easy reach is a good way to really make the most of it. The Imperial Mansion, Beijing Marriott Executive Apartments can be found just 0.3 miles away. Another convenient option is the Beijing Hotel, 0.4 miles away.
Nearest Airports to Beijing
Clear security, shuffle onboard, put your bags in the overhead locker and get comfy! Your trip to Beijing is only a plane ride away. After touching down at Nanyuan Airport (NAY), you'll be 8 miles from the heart of town.