Welcome to the Forbidden City
The city’s Chinese name, Beijing, literally means the « City of the North ». Ancient buildings, palaces, imperial gardens and of course, the famous Forbidden City and the Great Wall of China will make your stay in Beijing seem too short! A whole new experience and a voyage of discovery.
You can fly to Beijing all year round via Paris-CDG with Air France.
Climate : continental with monsoon. Summers are hot and humid and winters are cold and dry. Spring and Autumn are rather cool. June, July and August see frequent rainfall.
Time difference with France : +7hrs in winter and +6hrs in summer
Currency : Yuan
Official language : Mandarin Chinese
Travel document requirements : Passport and visa
Tourist information : http://english.visitbeijing.com.cn/