Welcome to Beijing
Are you still undecided where to go on holiday to? Well, look no further than the Chinese capital of Beijing, where we can offer cheap holidays and flights to Beijing from Ireland, which is a must see for any adventurous tourist. With a population of 20,693,000, Beijing as a holiday destination is one of the world’s most populous cities.
Beijing was the seat of the Ming and Qing Dynasty Emperors until 1911 when the formation of a republic came into being. There is so much to see and do here in Beijing. Those of you are who are lucky enough to visit this spectacular Chinese city will have to visit Tiananmen Square. Tiananmen Square is one large city square in the heart of Beijing. This is the third largest square in the world. To the people of China, Tiananmen Square has enormous cultural significance as it was the site of some major events in Chinese history.
Visitors to Beijing will have to visit the Forbidden City. It was an imperial palace from the time of the Ming Dynasty to the end of the Qing Dynasty. Today it houses the Palace Museum and it is located in the centre of the Chinese capital.
The Summer Palace is a treat for visitors to Beijing, so check out our amazing deals on all-inclusive holidays and flights to Beijing from Ireland all-year round. It is located on Longevity Hill overlooking the majestic Kunming Lake. It covers an area of 2.9 square kilometres, of which three quarters is water. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and according to UNESCO, the Summer Palace is a masterpiece of Chinese landscape garden design.
After your trip to the impressive Summer Palace you will have to make your way to Badaling, which is the most visited part of the Great Wall of China. It is imperative that visitors to Beijing experience the thrill of walking some of the world famous Great Wall of China. It is a very interesting place to visit while holidaying in Beijing, where we can offer great holiday deals to Beijing from Ireland at very affordable rates.
Zhengyangmen, which is a gate in Beijing’s historic city wall, is another popular Beijing attraction.
The Temple of Heaven, which is one of China’s ancient sacrificial buildings and largest masterpiece, is very popular with tourists to Beijing. The Heaven Worship Ceremony took place here during the Ming Dynasty Emperors.
Beihai Park is a dream come true to visit when holidaying in Beijing, with all-inclusive holidays and flights always available all-year round. It is an imperial garden that was built in the 10th Century. It is the largest of all the Chinese gardens. Today, it houses historically important palaces, temples and amazing structures.
Beijing is the home to some intriguing museums including one of Asia’s largest and world renowned museums – Palace Museum. It’s a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Some of the museums that you definitely have to explore are the Capital Museum, the National Museum, the China Aviation Museum and the Military Museum. Some of these top museums are favourites with locals and visitors alike.
Come and explore all that Beijing has to offer including its phenomenal history and its rich cultural heritage.
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Information & Facts
Beijing Cycle Tours
Beijing Walking Tours
Great Wall Tour
Beijing enjoys a rather dry, monsoon-influenced humid continental climate.
National Museum of China
Beijing World Park
Beijing Botanical Garden
China Aviation Museum
Beijing Military Museum
Beijing Botanical Garden