Beijing Municipal Commission of Tourism Development

 

Legends of Beijing | Top Things in Beijing | Around Beijing

Legends of Beijing

Find the Dragon along the Subway

Find the Dragon along the Subway

The first one Huilongguan Station (Long in Chinese means dragon). According to legend, there used to be a Taoist Temple named Xuanfu Guan, where the emperor had once taken a nap here in his way to worship his ancestral. So, the temple was...[more]

The Legend in the Old Summer Palace

The Legend in the Old Summer Palace

As one representative building of the Old Summer Palace, Dashuifa, the fountain in the ruins of Xiyang Building, is known to all. But why it named Dashuifa? Da means big in Chinese, so what does the Shuifa mean? Actually, Shuifa is the...[more]

Legend of Jade Cabbage

Legend of Jade Cabbage

Long time ago, there was a man named Yu Shengxiang, who lived with his mother on Dali Street. His...[more]

Beijing Tourism WeChat

Scan the QR Code to Follow

About us|The site map|Contact us

Copyright @ 2002-2018 www.visitbeijing.com.cn, All Rights Reserved