This section of hte wall is restored largely - but a little hike each direction will take you away from the hawkers and sellers and to the parts of the wall that have yet to be restored. And then you will really feel the history. Don't let the initial stores and sellers put you off. Get up to the wall and start walking and you will never regret it. Just take the chairlift with the toboggan ride return and you are all set. And if you have the courage, take the steel toboggan down when you are finished! It is a huge course and would never pass any inspection in the west. But what great fun!
More importantly, WALK. don't just arrive at the wall. Turn and head to the right to get to the old part quickly, or to the left and walk for a mile or two to just relish the wall as it was 600 years ago.
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