Dongzhimen and Ditan

Dongzhimen and Ditan are areas in Dongcheng District in , . They form the northernmost part of Dongcheng, northeast of the Forbidden City. Dongzhimen is one of Beijing's major commercial precincts.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The Yonghe Temple, also known as the Yonghe Lamasery, or popularly as the Lama Temple, is a temple and monastery of the Gelug school of Tibetan Buddhism located in , , . Photo: Shakti, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
Beijing Temple of Confucius is the second-largest Confucian temple in , after in Confucius's hometown of . Photo: luxtonnerre, CC BY 2.0.

Tourist attraction
The Beijing Guozijian, located on Guozijian Street in Beijing, China, was China's national university during the Yuan, Ming and Qing dynasties, and the last Guozijian of China. Photo: peiyuliu, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The Temple of the Earth in , China, is located in the northern part of central Beijing, around the Andingmen area and just outside Beijing's second ring road. Photo: David290, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Dongcheng District is in . It means "east city" and appropriately enough covers the eastern half of the old, imperial city. Photo: XtoF, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Dongzhimen and Ditan

Also Known As

In the Area


Notable Places

Tourists don't know where they've been, travelers don't know where they're going.  

Popular Destinations in Beijing

The Free Map
Your world is
without borders

Escape to a Random Place

About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Dongzhimen and Ditan. See this page's contributions. Photo: Rewindat, CC BY-SA 3.0.