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Reviewed June 4, 2018

Wow, an eye-popping 91,000 seat stadium nicknamed the "Bird' Nest. It was the stage for hosting the opening of the 2008 Olympics. It was used for athletics and football. It is a very impressive structure, but seems to be showing its age and is not...More

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Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

What an impressive structure. From a distance it is one of the most fantastic stadia that I ever seen . Unfortunately it is not being maintained and is looking shabby up close. Look from the motorway bridge beside the Olympic village and be awed by...More

Thank 734runnerbrady
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

We joined the stadium tour but it turns out that the tour was only in Chinese so we had absolutely no clue what was going on. Bit of a waste of money in that regard. The stadium itself is great in that you are free...More

Thank LynsFrostee
Reviewed May 17, 2018

Went here solo, afternoon near dusk. Paid CNY 110 for the entrance fees in cash. Not all entrance gates were open, I went in through gate D/E with security checks at the gate. Staff spoke minimum English and were unintuitive. Once I'm in, I'm on...More

Thank Michael_Adii
Reviewed May 7, 2018

Niaochao National Stadium is amazing structure. It is unique for the shape and built. It is attractive and you want to explore it while you walk in the Olympic park.

Thank Yossi N
Reviewed May 4, 2018

Our group visited the National Stadium, a.k.a. The Bird's Nest, during our trip to the Olympic Park. The building itself is an awesome looking building that looks like it was woven together out of metal strips. You can purchase tickets to enter the building itself,...More

Thank silverbrook
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

I have zero interest in the Olympics so I wasn't too fussed about visiting this attraction. How wrong I was. We guided ourselves around the tremendous building with little difficulty, however, walking on the roof is one of the best things I have ever done....More

Thank Beagleheart
Reviewed March 31, 2018

Came here during the summer to see a monster truck performance-I wouldn't recommend ever visiting the Niao Chao by car, as the only entrance into the underground car park is off the motorway and very easy to miss, especially since you can't slow down. The...More

Thank Lady_Snowhawk
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

There is a view past the city if you wanna take the tour. Its actually pretty interesting. When we were there, you could not see far away in the horizon because the fogg but I think in a clear day(if there is any) you should...More

Thank Juha K
Reviewed February 11, 2018

quite the structure, I walked around it, the tour guide said the inside tour should be avoided, as there is nothing worth seeing. but the outside view is pretty impressive, probably nothing else like it anywhere

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