Trip Planner:   Asia  /  China  /  Beijing  /  Sightseeing  /  Chang'an Street
Chang'an Street, Beijing
(4.1/5 based on 75 reviews on the web)
Site of the famous "Tank Man" confrontation during the 1989 Tiananmen Square protests, the main thoroughfare of Chang'an Street encompasses many historical points and political buildings. Strolling along the bustling street reveals some top Beijing sites, including its performing arts center, national museum, and concert hall. Of course, the world-famous square itself draws scores of visitors, as the site of the terrible events of 1989 and the reputed birthplace of the nation's Communist Revolution. Take care crossing the huge, busy road; use the pedestrian walkways that cross beneath the traffic at various points. Make Chang'an Street part of your personalized Beijing itinerary using our Beijing trip itinerary builder.
map
Create a full Beijing itinerary

Plan your trip to Beijing

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Beijing by other users

4 days in Hainan & Beijing BY A USER FROM JAPAN December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in Asia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, culture, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 47 days in Asia, South Pacific & United States BY A USER FROM ITALY March, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: March, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 29 days in Asia BY A USER FROM SPAIN February, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: February, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 25 days in China BY A USER FROM ISRAEL March, teens, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 45 days in Asia BY A USER FROM INDIA February, outdoors, romantic, beaches, popular PREFERENCES: February, outdoors, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 21 days in Thailand, China & Vietnam BY A USER FROM COLOMBIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 60 days in Asia BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, popular PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in China BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE May, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 32 days in India & China BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA December, culture, relaxing, historic sites, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in Asia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Beijing BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • This is a broad, modern Street where the entrance to the forbidden city. So if you go to him by this street does not exactly pass. Nice walk along this street, heading to the Forbidden City. Under the Avenue there is an underground passage, by which you can get on the road towards Cjan'men'.
    View original
  • On one side, and on both sides and what Beijing Street subway in the basement of the long think I would get in the lane is wide, as the Tiananmen gate and central ministries Center is guarded strictly. Pedestrian crossing is not found in this area, to cross the street by an underground passage.
    View original
  • It is a crowded broad Street. From near eastern Xintiandi headed on foot to the gate of heavenly peace, but initially were very close on the trail of the increases went from King BU 井街. Combine x-ray examination of luggage as we approached the gate of Heavenly Peace Gate, was so sonoyatoishu "safe" even a sense.
    View original