So where to see at night in Beijing? Beijing has much to offer after nightfall with numerous buildings and roads lit up in a multi-coloured blaze with surreal atmosphere.
Night View of Forbidden City from Jingshan Hill Summit
Standing on the terrace in the Wanchun Pavilion atop the Jingshan Hill north of Forbidden City, take clear pictures of Forbidden City at night with the south backdrop of lit Tiananmen Square.
Move your camera from the middle to the right side ( northwest corner of Forbidden City) for a good shot.
Point your camera to the left side ( the northeast corner of Forbidden City).
Night View of Forbidden City along the Bank of the Moat
You may walk to the moat along on the northern wall of Forbidden City. The night view of the turrets of Forbidden City is stunning with traditional buildings coated with lights.
Walk to the northwest corner of Forbidden City and take the exhilarating picture of the turret and moat with the backdrop of the bright moon.
Stroll along the moat outside the northern wall of Forbidden City.
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:
Top 10 Attractions in Beijing
How to Visit Forbidden City
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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