A Hutong is an ancient alley or lane typical of Beijing. As the city develops, its traditional hutongs are disappearing quickly. Hutongs wind through local residences, exposing years of tradition & history. Some are older than 700 years. A bike is the best choice to explore these timeless mazes surrounding the Forbidden city. Bicycle Kingdoms tour guides know the name of each alleyway, and share the unique history hidden within. Youll learn the code to identify the residents rank and prosperity. Youll explore courtyards, Antique Street, Beijings lakes and Drum Tower.
Compared with the Imperial Bike Tour, Bike Hutong explores civilian Beijing, telling the story of growth and change.
Ancient Residential Area
Drum Tower and Bell Tower
Imperial City Wall Ruins Park