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Wangfujing Street

As one of the most famous commercial streets in Beijing, Wangfujing Street is a place for visitors who are looking for some refreshment, leisure and entertainment.

Overview about Wangfujing Street
Wangfujing Street is a famous pedestrian street, runs from East Chang'an Avenue in the south and ends with China Art Gallery in the north. This 700-year-old commercial street had become a famous commercial street dating back from Qing Dynasty of China. The street has a total length of 810 meters and 40 meters wide. Along the street, visitors could enjoy both sides where fill of shopping malls, stores, hotels, offices, etc. The street has even known for its night snack market or street. Apart from its shopping paradise, Wangfujing Street is also accommodates the famous Donghuamen Night Market and Wangfujing Snack Street where a variety of street food-stalls sell everything from noodles and dumplings to deep-fried scorpion and grasshopper. Every night, both spots become crowded for locals or tourists to experience the local snack tastes. Give you a convenient way to experience all interesting leisure activities in Beijing from its gourmet till wide shopping options.

Shopping in Wangfujing Street
This famous pedestrian street is home to several big shopping malls, such Oriental Plaza, Beijing Department Store, Sun Dong An Plaza, the New China Woman and Children Department etc. One of the famous shopping malls called Oriental Plaza which is offers wide ranges of international brands such as Kenzo, Armani Exchange, Anna Sui etc. This enormous shopping complex originates at the southern end of Wangfujing where it meets Chang'an Jie and stretches a city block east to Dongdan Dajie.

Apart from its modern new shopping malls, Wangfujing Street also offers visitors chance to purchase good quality of Chinese old brands souvenirs. There are many time-honored old Beijing stores such as Shengxifu Hat Shop for its hats products, Yong Zheng Tailors Shop with its excellent techniques of sewing men formal dress, Furuixiang Silk and Cotton Store, etc.

For tourists who interest in tasting Beijing local traditional famous dishes, there has Quanjude Roast Duck Restaurant and Donglaishun. Wangfujing Street also boasts two large bookstores including the Wangfujing Xinhua Bookstore and the Beijing Foreign Languages Bookstore.

How to Get Wangfujing Street
By Subway: Take subway line 1 and get off at Wangfujing subway station.
By Bus: 10, 20, 37, 41, 59, 120, 126, 203, 205, 420, 802 (get off at Wangfujing Stop)