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Address: 30 km North, Ji County, Ji County 301900, China
Phone Number: 022-22718080,022-22718718
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great wall marathon

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 5, 2013
Beijing, China
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

Amazing experience. If you are anywhere nearby I suggest you take the time to visit. The wallis a tough walk, so you will need to be prepared for many steps and lots of miles. Well worth it for the view and to experience this treasure.

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Mesa, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

On this trip we arrived via cruise ship at the modern cruise terminal near Tianjin China for an over-night stay. Most of our fellow cruise-mates had opted to travel to Beijing to see the Great Wall sections just north of that city (2.5 to 3 hrs. drive time from cruise terminal to Beijing plus 1 hr.+ drive to Great Wall).... More 

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Beijing, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 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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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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