Juyongguan Great Wall [Photo via tuchong.com]
Changping District, located in northwestern Beijing, covers an area of 1,343.5 square kilometers with a history of 6,000 years of civilization and 2,000 years of establishment. The district is a well-known cultural tourist area where there are two world cultural heritage sites, the Ming Tombs and the Juyongguan Great Wall. It is a district of innovation and vitality, aiming at building the main platform of the National Sci-Tech Innovation Center. Universities, research institutes and high-tech enterprises form a cluster here. It is an important part of the core area of Zhongguancun National Independent Innovation Demonstration Zone and is committed to building a world-class new science and education zone.