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Qianmen Main Street Mall

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Great pedestrian area to explore!

One of the oldest and famous pedestrian streets of Beijing! so many shops and restaurants around this huge area, all connected by the main central street where theres a tram line... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2017
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Dundalk, Ireland
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193 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Was here with our tour group. Didn't feel there was alot of shops of interest for me been honest. Did notice a small tram but not 100% where it went. The street was very clean & we felt safe walking around same

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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A neat shopping street, which is too commercial for me. It is car free, that's nice, very clean, but the nice parts are the sidestreets.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

One of the oldest and famous pedestrian streets of Beijing! so many shops and restaurants around this huge area, all connected by the main central street where theres a tram line that passes only durinh Chinese holidays, is better to visit on the weekends as it's a bit desert during the week due to his vastness!

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 834 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017

A famous pedestrian street across from Tiananmen Square and Jianlou (Archery Tower). Western stores like Starbucks, Haagen-Dazs, Zara, H&M & Sephora have a presence here together with traditional Chinese brands like Quanjude, Yitiaolong and Changchuntang. There is even a Madam Tussards here. A tram runs silently down the middle of the street ferrying sightseers in the area. Buildings here are... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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5 reviews
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Fantastic collection of stores and snack outlets. We enjoyed the shopping experience here, for authentic chinese products, from silk scarves to the chinese seals carved with your Chinese name!! Highly recommended!

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Thank Anjooa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

It's not so much the street but the whole area which is making a visit worthwhile. The street was one of the first modern boulevard-like street in China. It dates back to the beginning of the 20th century. The old buildings have all been refurbished now with a lot of new and partly quite pricy shops. The street as such... More 

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Yekaterinburg, Russia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Qianmen pedestrian shopping street (Chinese name: 前门大街(qián mén dà jiē) is over 570-year old, 840-metre-long, and located a few blocks from Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City. Most of the building styles vary from those constructed in 1644 to 1911. During the Ming and Qing Dynasties, it went by the name Zhengyangmen Street. The street and buildings were substantially renovated... More 

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Ende, Indonesia
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I love this place, this is an old traditional commercial road. If i visit beijing i will always managed to visit this place, for me this place is like a home to be for me. There are a lot of attraction and food here. come here with empty stomach and full pocket, because i am sure that you will spend... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

All around this area you will enjoy one of the best and most attractive part of the old Beijing. I had my hotel here and I would have change position for the world. All pedestrian area.

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New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016

I went to Beijing on business in May and September 2016. The Qianmen Main Street Mall (Qianmen Da Jie) is on the other side of Tiananmen Square away from the Forbidden City. It has many shops and restaurants. If you have enough time during your visit to Beijing I would include it. But personally I like other Beijing shopping areas... More 

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