Located in the Changping District of the Beijing municipality, the Ming Tombs offer visitors a chance to experience some of the country’s rich history. Home to mausoleums of thirteen emperors who reigned during the Ming Dynasty, this historical attraction is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is a popular draw amongst locals and tourists alike. The road leading up to the site is known as the ‘Spirit Way’ and it is lined with a variety of statutes and structures including a massive memorial arch. At present, the Zhao, Ding and Chang tombs are open to the public. Those heading to the capital and looking for a five star hotel Beijing can stay at the centrally located Grand Millennium Beijing. This modern Beijing hotel makes an ideal base and is well suited for business and leisure travellers alike.