DISCOVER CHINA – Forbidden City
- Located in Beijing.
- The construction of the Forbidden City was really a huge project back at time – more than million workers were involved in the process.
- The Forbidden City occupies 720’000 square meters, which makes it the largest imperial palace in the world.
- Even today, the Forbidden City is partially forbidden – only 60% of the site is currently open to the public.
- The Forbidden City is the most popular single-site tourist spot in China – it hosts 14 million visitors per year (a maximum of 80’000 per day).