Tourist Office - You will definitely want
to contact them even before you leave on your trip
so they can give you the latest information on the
events are happening in the area. They have maps,
brochures and countless information on all the attractions
in the city.
If you need help locating a Hotel Room or
Flight they have the latest information.
They can even help to arrange reservations in a hotel
or find you a bed and breakfast or hostel that fits
your requirements. For tours of the area, they have
the latest up to date information on what is the hottest
and what is not.
The Beijing Tourist Office
have the latest weather information and traffic, the
latest news all can be acquire by just asking at the
tourist office. They will now what roads are under construction
and if there are any special requirements about the
places you want to attend. If you need any type of information
on the area they have it. They also have free brochures
including maps, so if you forgot yours, or if you lost
it they can replace it.
Lots of times they have historical information on
the Beijing Area and by contacting
them ahead of time before your trip they can send
you a package of the area. The attractions, the nightlife
and the cultural aspects of the area so you can better
plan your trip. The information they will send you
will be geared to what you are specifically looking
for. They have a lot of the answers to questions you
might have about the best times to travel, if there
will be any special events in the area when you think
you will be travelling and a lot more. All you have
to do is ask them and they area happy to provide you
with any information they may have.