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The Central Radio & TV Tower (sometimes abbreviated to CCTV Tower, or 中央广播电视塔 in simplified Chinese) in Beijing is a popular destination for visitors to the city, who can ascend to the observation deck 781 feet (238m) above the ground to get a fantastic view of the city. Enjoy the panorama below, or grab a bite to eat in the tower’s rotating restaurant for a unique experience.
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Beijing's highest observation decks

Total height
Height of observation deck
Open since
Central Radio & TV TowerBeijing | China
405m#1 in Beijing#11 in China#24 worldwide
262m#2 in Beijing#13 in China#42 worldwide
China World TowerBeijing | China
330m#2 in Beijing#16 in China#39 worldwide
312m#10 in China#24 worldwide
Beijing Olympic TowerBeijing | China
258m#3 in Beijing#17 in China#64 worldwide
228m#17 in China#57 worldwide
Burj KhalifaDubai | UAE
828m#1 in UAE#1 worldwide
585m#1 in UAE#1 worldwide
Empire State BuildingNew York | USA
443m#3 in USA#17 worldwide
373m#3 in USA#14 worldwide
Eiffel TowerParis | France
324m#1 in France#42 worldwide
276m#1 in France#36 worldwide
Central Radio & TV Tower is number 2 in Beijing and number 42 on the worldwide list of the tallest buildings with an observation deck.

General information

opening hours

The China Central Radio & Television Tower is open daily from 8.30 am to 9.30 pm, with the final tower closure at 10 pm.


Tickets for the viewing platform cost CNY 90.


Central TV & Radio Tower
W 3rd Ring Rd Middle
Haidian Qu
Beijing Shi 100091


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how to get there

The CCTV tower can be reached via bus numbers 323, 374, Special Line 8 (Inner), Yuntong 102, or Yuntong 103 to Yuyuantan Ximen station, or via bus numbers 40, 77, 437, 624, 631 Express, 698, 977, Special Line 8, Yuntong 102, Yutong 103, or Yutong 201 to Hangtianqiao Nan station. The tower can also be reached by taking subway line 1 or line 10 to Gongzhufen station and transferring to bus numbers 40, 77, 374, 437, 698, Yuntong 102, or Yuntong 103. Parking is available nearby for a fee.
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