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Lugou Qiao (Marco Polo Bridge): Tours & Tickets

Opens in 18 min: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Yongding River, Fengtai District, Beijing 100067, China
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Reviewed 24 August 2019

This bridge is not easy to get to but it can be added with a visit to Fragrant Hills park since both are in west Beijing (as long as you start early). This bridge is historically important as it was the place where the Japanese...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Calvin C
Reviewed 5 May 2019

We caught the subway then walked to this site. The bridge was amazing with each lion being different and the ancient ruts from wagons down the middle. There were not many people there and we walked through an area of closed shops and restaurants that...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Mommiex4plus1
Reviewed 21 January 2019

There are numerous carved lions on top of each balustrade and the fun is to try to count how many there are. This bridge is historical because of an incident it signaled the beginning of the war between China and Japan. If you have time...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Betty C
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

700 year old bridge totally restored and well maintained. Longest stone bridge in this style in China. Location where Japanese war with China began. Very neat site to visit and an easy walk.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TAMAN1951
Reviewed 14 July 2018

famous place & many stone lion. that is good to have slow pace to view it although some lion is rebuild but still keeping some old & raw lion that has different shape of it. quite interesting & beautiful of it

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank iamface
Reviewed 14 April 2018

The bridge itself is beautiful, but it may be smaller than you may expect. It's a bit far from the city centre, so it may be better to skip it if you don't have plenty of time on your itinerary. There are so many historically...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Sak I
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

The bridge is located far from the center. So it turns out to be a nice spot to avoid the crowds. It's a historical part of Beijing.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank ktitimbo
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Great spot. Took about 20 minutes to walk from the subway station but pretty basic. Really peaceful.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank LuxeConcierge
Reviewed 12 January 2018

If you're in Beijing for 3 or more days and you're tired of fighting your way through crowds to see historical sites, this is your spot. The location way to the southwest of the city is not convenient (I took 2 buses), so it's definitely...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Cal337
Reviewed 4 January 2018

A 'have to see'. Marco Polo Bridge is so old and of major historic significance not least because of its connection to the attack by Japanese forces in 1937. A strip along the middle of the bridge has been removed to reveal the original flagstones...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Trevor1957
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Hi phungphoe; thanks for your help