In spring, these places in Beijing are suitable for outdoor camping

2022-04-20

It' s a good time for camping right now. On weekends, why not find a piece of green land with your family, set up a tent, get close to nature and enjoy a good leisure time!

01 Jinhai Lake

Jinhai Lake Scenic Area is located 15 kilometers east of Pinggu District and is now an AAAA-level scenic spot. The water area here is 6.5 square kilometers. Surrounded by mountains on three sides, with peaks and beautiful scenery, Jinhai Lake is perfect for a weekend family vacation.

Huguang Tower is located on the top of the hill on the central island of the Jinhai Lake. This seven-story octagonal pagoda-style building with brick and wood structure is one of the main attractions of Jinhai Lake. You can enjoy the beautiful scenery from the top of the tower.

The lawn here is particularly large, so children can run freely. Take your family to set up a tent on the lawn for wild camping and enjoy the fun of nature!

The dam body painting next to it is the "largest dam body painting in China" painted by 100 artists, with an area of 35,513 square meters. It has been awarded the Guinness World Record for this type of project. The painting consists of ten fragments of Picasso's famous paintings, and is full of artistic atmosphere.

Bibo Garden Island is quiet and private, making it a good recreational resort. There is a tent area on the island, and visitors can bring their own tents and mats. Prepare some fruits and snacks, and you can start a spring picnic! The cost of renting a tent is 150 RMB. If you bring your own tent, the cost is 50 RMB; if you bring your own mat, it is 30 RMB. If you stay overnight in a tent, it is 300 RMB.

Children can also play in the Children Playground on the island. There are swinging bridges, trampolines, slides, zip lines, seesaws, etc. It's definitely a great place for kids!

Address: Jinhai Lake Scenic Area, Pinggu District, Beijing

02 Wenyu River Park

Wenyu River Park is located at the junction of Chaoyang, Shunyi and Changping districts. With a planning area of 30 square kilometers, it is the largest "green lung" in Beijing. The park is divided into two sections in the east and west, and the main landscapes are "Linglong Wangyue", "Yunshang Terrace", "Flower Stream&Beautiful Land", "Pine Forest" etc.

Currently, forsythia, peach, apricot, magnolia and lilac flowers are blooming in the park, and the 30,000 square meter tent campground is also open. Bring your family here on weekends, set up your tent and enjoy the fun of the countryside!

The most well-known tent camp here is Willow Gully. It is a sunken, long, gentle slope, about 200 meters long, with willow trees on both sides. The shade is perfect for tenting and picnicking.

In addition to Willow Gully, visitors can also go to the Eco-Cultural Center to set up their tents. Visitors are required to bring their own tents and are not allowed to stay overnight. To guarantee the personal safety of visitors, the use of heating tools such as open fires, cassette stoves and induction cookers is prohibited in the park.

Address: No.1 and No.2 yard, Laiguangying North Road, Sunhe Township, Chaoyang District, Beijing

03 Sunshine Valley

Sunshine Valley is a light luxury natural resort campground paradise. It takes the campground as the entrance and integrates the concepts of campground, resort, B&B and paradise to create a leisure and vacation complex mainly for family vacation and friends gathering.

Visitors can bring their own tents and set up on the lawn of the valley. Put down a picnic mat, bring some fruits and snacks, and you can have a picnic! Fly a kite with your kids and spend a cozy weekend together! Every weekend in April, Sunshine Valley will prepare fun activities and invite all the people who come to the valley to participate for free!

Address: No.1 Heida Road, Ge Laoyu Village, Mujiayu Town, Miyun District, Beijing

04 Grand Canal Forest Park

The Grand Canal Forest Park is located on both sides of the North Canal in Tongzhou New City. It starts from Luyang Bridge on the Sixth Ring Road in the north and ends at Wuyao Bridge in the south. The total length of the river is about 8.6 kilometers, and it is a national AAAA-level tourist attraction. At present, February Lan, begonias and lilacs are blooming in the park, so it is the right time to visit the scenery!

There are designated tenting areas in the park, which are the three areas of the Grand Canal Amusement Park, the campground, the vicinity of the East Sixth Gate children's play facility, and the vicinity of the Canal Qingfeng Integrity Culture Theme Park near the Yangtze Forest. During the epidemic, please keep a distance of more than three meters when you go to the park to set up your tent.

Address: Grand Canal Forest Park, Tonghuai Road, Tongzhou District, Beijing

05 Dongjiao Forest Park

Located at the border of Tongzhou, Shunyi and Chaoyang districts, Dongjiao Forest Park is one of the four major country parks planned in Beijing. It is bordered by the capital airport in the north, so you can see airplanes when you look up in the park.

The forsythia, begonia, peach and lilac are blooming in the park. There are also many rare trees here, making it a big green oxygen bar. Visitors can set up their tents in the designated areas. Be careful not to pull ropes and hang things on the trees, hang hammocks, etc.

Address: Dongjiao Forest Park, East Sixth Ring Road, Tongzhou District, Beijing

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