Summer Palace near Beijing

Beijing China Tourist Information and Travel Guide

The Summer Palace near Beijing China was once the summer residence of China's Emperors.

The palace's sprawling grounds contain forested areas, lakes and many interesting historic buildings.

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Popular attractions at the Summer Palace include the following:

  1. Garden of Harmonious Pleasures
  2. Hall of Jade
  3. Hall of Happiness and Longevity
  4. Temple of the Sea of Wisdom
  5. Bronze Pavilion
  6. Marble Boat

The Summer Palace is located on Kunming Lake, northwest of Beijing China. Day excursions to the Summer Palace are available from many Beijing China hotels.

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