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Great Wall at Huangya Pass (Huangyaguan Changcheng)

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Address: Jixian County, Tianjin, China
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Less known to foreigners, another section of the Great Wall also has a...

Less known to foreigners, another section of the Great Wall also has a Museum, the Beiji Temple, and Bagua City with the Bagua Labyrinth.

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Beautiful place were you need to go ,is something what you can see in your life,because is history and authentic...

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Belgrade, Serbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful place were you need to go ,is something what you can see in your life,because is history and authentic...

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Tianjin, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went early in the morning about 7:30 and chose to start at the top of the mountain (recommended) for a little more cost. It kicked my butt still but it was beautiful and at that time, literally, no other visitors.

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Tianjin, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

We rode a horse to get to the top and walk on the wall. What an experience! Once there we walked along two sections of the wall before deciding to walk our way back to the valley. It was a great experience.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Nice landscape (depending the visibility!). Ok with kids old enough to walk: no installation for push chair

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

If you can time your visit, then time it to when the Yin Yang Music Festival HAPPENS. Was a trip I will never forget, a balance of ancient Chinese surroundings and electronic music till sunrise.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

This is NOT for tourist. There are no tourist things to do around here. If you want to see the Great Wall of China, this is as authentic as you can ever get. Be equipped and be prepared to trek, that means, the right gear, shoes, clothing, water and food. For non-trekkers please note that this is going to be... More 

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Tianjin, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

I have visited the Huangya pass Great Wall in Tianjin for several times. It is an amazing place to go and is not as crowded as other hot sites in China. I would highly recommend it to the visitors who want to see real old walls. It was made hundreds of years ago, but some others (mojority section of Beijing... More 

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016

I wanted to take the kids to the Great Wall but I was weary of crowds. I had seen so many pictures full of people where it was difficult to enjoy the visit. So we went to Huangyaguan on a Sunday in July. It was exceptional. We practically had the place all for ourselves. The kids just loved it. It's... More 

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Vilnius County, Lithuania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2016

It was more than I expected, cause lack of time we couldn't go far but it was more than enough to feel the spirit of the place! My new dreams is to go back there!

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Zlin, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 25, 2016

In December the place wasn't too crowded, I enjoyed half a day climbing to one side of the valley. Avoid visiting during public holidays. Not only during hot days take enough drinking water with you.

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