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Address: Badaling, Beijing 102112, China
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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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Breathtaking view

Went there with tour, pay another fee for cable car that goes directly to the last station. It was great, the view was amazing and definitely unforgettable!

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The Great Wall is of course a must see for anyone visiting Beijing. The Great Wall at Badaling is probably the number one tourist spot to visit the wall, but if you can, avoid the crowds visit the wall at one of the other locations, like Jiankuo, Mutianyu , Jinshanling and other places. You will find that you will have... More 

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Went there with tour, pay another fee for cable car that goes directly to the last station. It was great, the view was amazing and definitely unforgettable!

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

What an amazing site! We climbed up 3 or 4 stations on both the left and right sides of the main entrance of the wall. Steep upward slope. Better views and fewer people on the left side but both sides are good.

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Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was very very impressed with the great wall at Badaling. Not as much walking as at Mutianyu but the scenery isn't nearly as nice. Still worth it though to see a different section as they do vary according to what their use was at that location. Great example of higher steps. wider parts where horses were used. The terrain... More 

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This is a must see place! You can choose which route to take - southern, which is easier to climb, with less people and you can take nice photos, or the northern - more scenic, but more difficult to hike (or just take the cable car).

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The shear scale of this man made feature is just incredible, has to be seen. Also be prepared to haggle with the sellers at the stalls for various collectables, some are really cheap materials so watch out for that.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We took an early train to The Great Wall at Badaling from Beijing. It was a beautiful day and uneventful trip. I chose the North trek on a visit in 2015, so we decided to do the South trek this visit. It was a good choice. There are parts of the South trek that are very challenging; almost vertical steps.... More 

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Any section of the wall is amazing, but all are tough and require determination and grit! This is more conventional than other areas of the wall, but the views do not disappoint!

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Truly one of the wonders of the world, this is a must see when visiting Beijing. I came here with my friends as part of a tour, and it was evident that the wall had been improved over the years to make it more accessible for tourists. It was quiet when we came due to it being December and very... More 

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There are quite a number of places for you to see the Great Wall of China if you are in Beijing - this is about the most accessible and popular one. However, be warned that what you are seeing is no longer the original wall - it is completely reconstructed by now, even to the highest towers. Used to be... More 

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