Explore Grand Canal Culture One-day Tour

  • Best Time:

    All Year Round
  • Recommended:

    1 Day
  • Admission:

    Free Free


The Grand Canal contains a long history and high cultural value. The route focuses on Grand Canal's Beijing section, leading visitors to explore its historical and cultural connotations.

  • Three Temples and One Tower
  • Hanmeilin Art Museum
  • Gand Canal Forest Park
Stop 1 Three Temples and One Tower

The "three temples and one tower" scenic spot is the only architectural complex integrating three religions in China. It refers to Confucian Temple, Ziqing Palace, lighthouse and its attached Youshengjiao Temple.

Stop 2 HanMeiLin Art Museum

Lying by the Grand Canal in suburb of Beijing, the Han Meilin Art Museum is a private art museum featuring the largest number of exhibits and the richest art categories in China.

Stop 3 Grand Canal Forest Park

The park starts from Lutong Bridge on the Sixth Ring Road in the north to Wuyao Bridge in the south. The total length of the river is about 8.6km.

  • Canal Restaurant

Public transport:
Three Temples and One Tower: Take Metro Line 6 and get off at Tongzhou Beiguan Station (Exit C)
HanMeiLin Art Museum: Take Metro Line 1 (Batong Line) and get off at Linheli Station (Exit B)
Grand Canal Forest Park: Take Bus No.822 and get off at Grand Canal Forest Park Station
Travel tips

Pay attention to opening hours
Remember to make appointment in advance
Remember to wear mask
Do not make noise in public space
Take care of personal belongings

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