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Beijing Temple of Heaven Admission Ticket
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Beijing Temple of Heaven Admission Ticket
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Built in 1420 with a total area of 270 acres, this is the largest building for religious worship in China, which was originally used by the Ming and Qing emperors to pay homage to Heaven and to pray for a year of rich harvest.
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Tiantan Road, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100050, China
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Reviewed today

Our last trip was awe inspiring - hoping to video the return trip - Beijing has so many points of interest you' need to spen a t least a few days sightseeing.

Thank somesay
Reviewed yesterday

Lots of locals doing their morning exercise, singing, socializing and playing cards at this park. There are a few buildings and places to explore here. A circular altar to climb and see the area view. The Imperial Vault of Heaven has a circular wall and...More

Thank Betty C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you only had 2 days in Beijing, this place is one of the 3 things I would tell you to do. It a big park with several temples and buildings, one of them being the temple of good harvests, the big one with blue...More

Thank verotrip
Reviewed yesterday

Glorious sunny day showed the colours at their best. Very busy but added to the atmosphere. The surrounding parks are also well worth a visit to see the Chinese doing their exercises, playing games and generally having a good time.

Thank chrisclapham25
Reviewed yesterday

So this is how the Chinese spend their mornings! Tai Chi, dancing, singing, playing badminton, card games and painting. And in amongst all that going on in the peaceful gardens is the wonderful Temple itself. Not too crowded, we went early in the morning, and...More

Thank James B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good place and clean sitting toilets. Not too crowded. A lot of tour group s. Wonder it is good entrance to have goods fall

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the to do places definitely. If you arrive just on dusk you will get some great photos and the crowds have started to eash.

Thank MartinC4
Reviewed 2 days ago

We did this on the final Saturday of the national week holiday (Oct 6) and the crowds were perfectly manageable. We saw quite a few locals just hanging around chatting or playing cards and apparently if you go earlier you'll catch Tai Chi groups.

Thank Manar H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Really learned a lot from the experience. Had a greater appreciation for Chinese history and culture!

Thank mojo685
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Temple of Heaven is a must when in Beijing. The stairs were a bit too much for my elderly father but he was still able to enjoy the history behind this Temple. We went with our guide, Catherine from Wendy Wu Tours, who was...More

Thank Tony W
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Martha Z
3 October 2018|
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Response from BetsyPerth_Australia | Reviewed this property |
Hi Martha, I went with a coach bus tour. They were pretty good, cheap and on-time. We didn't have to queue at all when entering to any place.
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amandaa4996
24 September 2018|
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Response from pavmanmikey | Reviewed this property |
Hi as far as I know it is closed on Christmas day
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dorachicago
5 January 2018|
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Response from Andrew H | Reviewed this property |
My wife & I are DYI travellers. There really is no need to pay for a guided tour of the Temple of Heaven and the Tiantan Park. You just need give yourself enough time to see the majority of the park and its highlights. We... More
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Yehudah3
10 December 2017|
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Response from Mikas101 | Reviewed this property |
Get there by 6am, and you will see people exercising already. Main park opens earlier than the temple sites.
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Desmond_7
22 November 2017|
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Response from joji144 | Reviewed this property |
ticket is no problem buy there a full package. there are 2 types of tickets one for park only and second is for entry into the temple. it is better to buy 2nd type.
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