We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Changping Ancient Great Wall of Yan Ruins

Southwest of Satellite City, Changping District, Beijing 102200, China
Improve this listing
Ranked #42 of 1,243 Attractions in Beijing
Type: Historic Sites, Architectural Buildings, Ancient Ruins
21 visitor photos
Write a Review

180 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    93
    66
    20
    1
    0
Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • Indonesian first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Lake Jackson, Texas
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
22 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

You have several options of what section to climb on the wall. From Beijing you can take the train or taxi to the area you prefer. Read up on the various areas and choose the one right for you. This Badaling Hills area has the most people but it is one of the best preserved. If taking a taxi ask... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Paris, Kentucky
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

What a great trip! Arrangements all made through Gate 1 Travel left nothing for us but enjoyment. A 10 day trip including Beijing, Xi'an and Shanghai with all the sights and most of the meals. Very professional guides giving all the information required or requested. Meals at local restaurants for an authentic taste of China. Have traveled worldwide and have... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
16 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

You know it was a wall built thousands of years ago by slaves who pulled the blocks of rocks one by one. But knowing is a different feeling from actually being there, climbing the huge stairs. A must visit if you're in Beijing, it cannot be missed.

Was this review helpful? Yes
South Florida, Florida
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

We visited and walked the Great Wall near Changping, http://goo.gl/maps/1ujPM (Google Map URL) on new years day, 2013. Yep, it was cold, but the walk, make that climb up the wall quickly warmed us up. An incredible experience. At this portion of the wall, you have 2 options. The portion of the wall to the West (left side from the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers who viewed Changping Ancient Great Wall of Yan Ruins also viewed

 

Been to Changping Ancient Great Wall of Yan Ruins? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Changping Ancient Great Wall of Yan Ruins, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing