Beijing - Běihǎi Park & Xīchéng North (Chapter)
This is the Běihǎi Park & Xīchéng North chapter from Lonely Planet's Běijīng guidebook.
Běihǎi Park acts as one big playground for Beijingers. During the day, it's a great spot to kick back, while at night locals carouse at the surrounding bars and restaurants.
- once reserved for emperors only, Běihǎi Park is dominated by a large lake, dotted with temples and a fascinating 1000-year-long history
- spend a morning at the impressive Capital Museum to understand the evolution of this great city
- enjoy a show at the National Centre for the Performing Arts
- restaurants & bars
Coverage includes: Neighbourhood Top Five, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, Eating, Hòuhǎi Lakes Bike Ride, Drinking & Entertainment and Shopping.
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