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Wangfujing Street, Beijing
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Regarded as the capital's most famous shopping street, Wangfujing Street offers a wide array of exotic foods and houses many historic aristocratic estates. Records suggest that commercial activity has blossomed here since the reign of the Ming Dynasty. The pedestrianized and modernized street receives approximately 600,000 daily visitors, but that number can jump up to 1.2 million during holidays. Explore an abundance of shops and boutiques, and also visit the street vendors which sometimes offer rare ingredients and spices. You can go on a sightseeing bus to introducelearn about the street's history and scenic spots. Take note: The city has adopted a tax refund policy for overseas visitors. Use our Beijing vacation builder to arrange your visit to Wangfujing Street and other attractions in Beijing.
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  • Our first evening in the city we took a wonderful and lengthy walk from our apartment close to Jianguomen metro station to Tian'anmen. Along the way we detoured for a fascinating stroll along the colo...  more »
  • There is so much to see and buy here it is overwhelming. We visited here during the day and at night and it was really exciting to see all that East and West has to offer in terms of food and goods. A...  more »
  • All the most crazy bugs food's you want to see in china in one place. Very touristic place. Lot's of shops and traditional Chinese gifts. Find the small alley to try the delicious scorpions or silk wo...  more »
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