Plan your Beijing tour? If you are thinking of how to experience Beijing nightlife, my today’s post will be interesting to you. Basically after dark two musts for enjoying Beijing nightlife are Kung Fu Show and Peking Opera.
Well let’s talk about Kunfu Show in Beijing. There are two places for watching kungfu show – Red Theatre and Shichahai Theater. For information on the kungfu at Red Theatre, please visit The Legend of Kung Fu at Red Theatre.
Today we’d like to focus on Kungfu Show at Shichahai Theater. This Shichahai Theeatre is attached to Shichahai Sports School, which is located opposite Former Residence of Guo Moruo in Shichahai Area of Xicheng District.
Official Kungfu Show title: Shichahai
Venue: Shichahai Theatre ( same name as the title of the Kung Fu Show – “Shichahai”)
Address: No.57 Dianmen West Street (the west gate to Shichahai Sports School and north of Beihai Park North Gate), Xicheng District, Beijing
Booking Hotline: 8322223, 83227232
Show time: 19:30 – 20:30 Daily night
Entrance tickets: Price : 180/280/380 VIP
Children: （ under 1.2 meters high ): free of charge.
How to get there:
Public buses: 118, 609, 111, 107, 701, 623 and 13, get off at the stop of the North Gate to Beihai Park (北海北门站）
Subway:Line 5 and get off at the stop of Zhang Zhizhong(张志中）, then change for public buses for the North Gate to Beihai Park (北海北门站）
So seeing “Shichahai” Kungfu show is like taking a Beijing traditional culture tour guiding us to the Kungfu itself and the all aspects of life involved with Kungfu. On your short trip to Beijing, you cannot afford to miss it. Come to the Shichahai area in the daytime for Hutong tour and rewinding yourself hanging around the bar streets here. Then walk to the nearby Shichahai Theatre for the wonderful show, what a full day!
“Shichahai” Kungfu show scenario
People are waiting outside the Shichahai Theatre and the show starts at 19:30
Tip: Hassle-free Beijing Guided Tours
If you don’t want to go the do-it-yourself route and prefer the hassle-free escorted tours, here are some options for Beijing guided tours:
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How to Visit Temple of Heaven
How to Visit Summer Palace
How to Visit Ming Tombs
How to Visit the Great Wall of China
How to Visit Tiananmen Square
How to Visit Hutongs
How to Visit Olympic Sites
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