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Huangyaguan Great Wall Tourist Area

30 km North, Ji County, Ji County 301900, China
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Ranked #2 of 32 Attractions in Ji County
Type: Historic Sites, Outdoors
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Beijing, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

i come to this session for the first time in April/13 for the marathon, and what a view. the wall here is not as "refurbished" as other sessions closer to Beijing, and by not being so much visited / maintained you can have a very good flavour on what the wall is and how hard is to reach the top,... More

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

The section of the Great Wall near the village of Huangyaguan is at least two hours from Beijing and is therefore not normally visited by tourists from overseas. However in 1999 the first Great Wall Marathon occurred and it incorporated this section of the Great Wall. Since then thousands of athletes from throughout the world have experienced this unique event... More

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