Great Bell Temple
Newly refurbished, this famous shrine (originally called Juéshēng Temple) was once a pit stop for Qing emperors who came here to pray...
Yánqìng Temple Remains
The ruins of the Yánqìng Temple, one of almost 50 that once lined the imperial route to the Summer Palace.
Ringed by a red wall on the southeastern corner of Suzhou Jie (off the 3rd Ring Rd), the tranquil, little-visited Ming dynasty Wànshòu...
UME International Cineplex
Posh multiplex that shows the latest Western movie releases (the ones that pass muster with the Chinese censors), but check they haven't...
Make sure you try the pineapple rice and the tangy dried beef at this unpretentious and popular restaurant (get here early or reserve)....
1 Zhongguancun Nandajie; 友谊宾馆 中关村南大街1号 · interesting places nearby
Friendship Hotel information
The venerable Friendship Hotel has a great Olympic-sized pool, once outdoor but now sadly enclosed, costing ¥150 for a day or however long you stay. There are also tennis courts for hire (¥400 per hour) and a gym (¥100 per hour) and sauna (¥268).