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Address: Badaling, Yanqing County 102112, China
Phone Number: 010-69121226
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Activities: Walking, Hiking, Wine tasting
Description: The Great Wall of China is considered to be the only man-made project...
The Great Wall of China is considered to be the only man-made project visible from the moon. Although it was once thought to have been built entirely during the Qin Dynasty between 221 and 238 BC, it is now believed to have been started earlier.Stretching more than 6,400 kilometers in length.
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if you are in Beijing, China, you must see the great wall. which is of 8852 KM long and historical. It is made on Brick, wood, sand and other materials. One can imagine the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

if you are in Beijing, China, you must see the great wall. which is of 8852 KM long and historical. It is made on Brick, wood, sand and other materials. One can imagine the Man hour spend to make this great wall may be in the 7th century BC. When there was no such transportation facility.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

We travelled to China in March this year and had a wonderful experience with SNA Tours our guide for Beijing was Amanda and she was absolutely brilliant and went above and beyond to make our trip such a memorable adventure. I would wholeheartedly recommend SNA Tours to anyone thinking of going to China.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Not for the faint hearted, on a over fifties tour and not all could do the walk. The steps are different in height and uneven. Younger people struggled with the walk and stopped many times. Going down was hard on the knees. Take it slowly and have breaks. The view was magnificent. The toilets were squats with one normal at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Go to Jishutian Station on Subway Line 2, use Exit A. Do a 180 degree turn outside Exit A and walk along the footpath, there are a lot of bus stops and buses along here. Walk until you reach the large Watch Tower, cross the road, behind the Watch Tower is Bus Stop 877. It is about 7 Yuan if... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Visited as part of tour group in August 2015. It is an amazing site to visit though it can be hazy so views can be limited, but worth the visit. However be warned. The views you see of the wall are not realistic - it is an incredibly popular tourist site for the Chinese. Our tour group arrived at 8.30am... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

mr. Liu Zhiqiang, easier known as Kevin, is a great travel guide if you visit the Great Wall. His English is very good, he knows many stories, he is full of humor and a pleasant person to have around for even the whole day. Contact him at ** 15110292198 or www.localtourbeijing.net

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

We visited as a couple. It took a couple of hours to get there from our out of town hotel, but it is well worth the travel time! It's colossal and very difficult to climb up and we're both reasonably fit! The crowds are a little bit much, but you can find a spot to get a photo without too... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Went there in 3rd week of August, luckily it was a hot sunny day. Crowd every where, the ticket queue, cable car queue and finally huge crowd at the top too. Took 1.5 hour to get the ticket then another half to get in cable car. But it was worth waiting. We took the cable car to 8th tower then... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

why I say I was on top of the world coz being disabled on a wheelchair and still being able to be at the top of great wall of china was a dream come true. to my luck it was not crowded at all as I would say reading the reviews of people where they talk about it being most... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Went to China for 3 weeks and could not miss going to the great wall. It is very impressive to walk on stones that are 1000 years old. Views are breath taking.

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