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Yandai Xie Street, Beijing

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#7 of 147 in Shopping in Beijing
For a satisfying shopping experience, visit Yandai Xie Street, where you can explore at your own pace. Walk along this winding alley to find deals on memorable gifts and souvenirs made by local artisans. Many restaurants in this area make the well-known Peking duck, so you can spend some time trying out this and other traditional Chinese dishes. Take a look at our Beijing day trip site to schedule your visit to Yandai Xie Street and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Visit by subway Line 8 Scichahai station exit c. A very pretty place to wander around once you dodge the rickshaw drivers who couldn't believe we wanted to walk! One even jokingly tried to stomp on my...  more »
  • A small lane running between houses, near from the drum tower. At the beginning of the street are beautiful blue wooden gate. By pass. This is just the entrance to one of the old quarters of Beijing. There are some really old houses. But basically it is a newly built under old buildings. In this area are not allowed to build tall houses, trying to keep the look of old Beijing. On the first floors, mainly shops and restaurants. Wander, can, and interesting. Beautiful promenade around the Lake.
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  • All hutongs streets in Beijing are rather similar in nature peddling snacks. Stroll along immerse into their culture. Sorry you can't find scorpion, bugs skewers here though.  more »
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  • Very touristic but nice little street - go there if you are in a rush to buy your souvenirs
  • Very interesting street
  • Nice street to visit
  • A tourist trap but nonetheless a fun place to look around. Many shops selling souvenirs and food etc.
  • Nice place to eat

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