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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...more
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We took the wall walk that had a very steep incline. Hard work. We are in our 70's and were able to move along. Gravity surely pulls on you as you try to move up. This portion had fewer people than the lower flatter walks.

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A must see when in Beijing!! Not an easy climb but the views are worth it. Make sure to take a bottle of water.

Thank nancyd220
Reviewed 3 days ago

Good work out to get to for #12, but worth the effort. Would be better if there was some information regarding details of walls (dates built,purpose,dimensions (length/height), materials used, mechanisms for building, lives lost) Can be crowded with tourists. Bring water! Dress in layers as...More

Thank heidis899
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Loved this place. Great Wall is a marvel and everyone should once go to this wonder of the world. We took the cable car to reach this section of the wall.

Thank 454ksfj
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

As one of the Wonders of the World, this has always been a bucket list item for me. It was an amazing experience with a breathtaking view. A must do when in China.

Thank BrittneyLikeSpears
Reviewed 5 days ago

We came here during part of a tour and it checked off everything we hoped it would be. It took a long time to get to as it is far away from the city, but it is worth every second. Thankfully, we didn't have to...More

Thank kristenoeser
Reviewed 5 days ago

The visit to Badaling was OK when compared to my trip to Mutianyu, which was almost perfect. I guessed if you have not been to Mutianyu or Jinshanling, Badaling can be all right and worth your time.

Thank MAinMI
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

There are a few places if you drive to commence your walk of the wall but the Tourist buses all go to Badaling. You start at Tower 10 and begin the steep climb up many stairs then down again and back up all the way...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

The attraction speaks for itself really, and it is super easy to get to with the train -- but precisely because of this ease of transport, you do have to deal with the crowds. And on the weekend, it can get a bit much, and...More

Thank Philippkt
Reviewed 1 week ago

According to Mao Zedong's quote "Whoever has not climbed the Great Wall is not a real man", the Chinese Wall is probably a must during a visit to China. Very worth seeing but don't forget your winter jacket in November! For those who don't like...More

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crotty42
October 11, 2018|
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Response from Linda C | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately I can't help but you may contact: chinatravelguide they are very good in transportation in China. Hope this will help. Good luck! Linda
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karlod173
September 15, 2018|
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Response from vickis701 | Reviewed this property |
we took a bus from Beijing to the wall - a good two hours is needed once at the wall - depending how busy and what time you get there Rather go to Mutianyu- it is the part of the wall that is closer to the airport - give... More
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Ilaha_08
July 21, 2018|
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Response from Douglas P | Reviewed this property |
Badaling is definitely the busest of all sections of the Wall. If you do not mind crowds and prefer a section that is easier to traverse then choose Badaling.
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