Beijing Videos

This page will show you an overview of Beijing and the UNESCO Heritage site in and around the area.

Discover Beijing I: A Modern City with An Imperial Past (25:11 min.)

Video courtesy of Sino-American Friendship Association

Discover Beijing III‬: A Modern City in Motion (25:30 min. )

Video courtesy of Sino American Friendship Association

Discover Beijing II‬: Walk In The Footsteps of Emperors (25:28 min. )

Video courtesy of Sino American Friendship Association

Discover Beijing IV: A Modern City on the Rise (28:42 min. )

Video courtesy of Sino American Friendship Association

Unesco Heritage Sites in Beijing

The videos below will give you a good visual idea of  what to expect at any of the UNESCO Heritage Sites in Beijing and includes some history.

Beijing Travel Guide – Forbidden City Documentary (Palace Museum) Part 1 “Secrets”  (46:56 min.)

video courtesy of wickibeijing

Beijing Travel Guide – Forbidden City Documentary (Palace Museum) Part 2 “Survival”  (46:52 min.)

video courtesy of Wickibeijing

Beijing Travel Guide – Great Wall Of China Part 1 “Mongol Invaders” (47:10 min.)

video courtesy of wickibeijing

Beijing Travel Guide – Great Wall Of China Part 2 “Protecting The Dragon” (47:30 min.)

video courtesy of wickibeijing

Beijing Travel Guide – Temple of Heaven Part one. (narration in Chinese) (28:10 min.)

video courtesy of wickibeijing

Beijing Travel Guide – Temple of Heaven Part two (narration in Chinese) (28:48 min.)

video courtesy of wickibeijing

Beijing Travel Guide – Summer Palace (Yiheyuan) (50:24 min.)

video courtesy of wickibeijing

The Great Wall (2:57 min.)

Video courtesy of National Geographic

Legend of DingLing (Ming) Tomb (49:43 min.)

Video courtesy of Daniel C.

Peking Man Site at Zhoukoudian

(2:57 min. in length)

Video Courtesy of UNESCO/NHK

The Strange Case Of Peking Man (Evolution Documentary) (48:20 min.)

Video courtesy of Timeline – World History Documentaries

Engineering an Empire – Grand Canal in China (5:57 min.)

Video courtesy of Historystack