Routes China BeijingXicheng District
Three seas

Xicheng District, Beijing, China

Three seas

Length5.2 mi
Elev. Gain59 ft
Est. Steps12000
Created by 王磊
Three seas is a 5.2 mile (12,000-step) route located near Xicheng District, Beijing, China. This route has an elevation gain of about 59 ft and is rated as easy. Find the best walking trails near you in Pacer App.

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Route Details


5.2 mi

Elev. Gain

59 ft

Est. Steps

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