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The Great Wall at Badaling

Badaling, Beijing 102112, China
+86 10 6912 1226
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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 earlier.Stretching more than 6,400 kilometers in length.
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Badaling, Beijing 102112, China
+86 10 6912 1226
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Great Wall at Badaling is a must-see for travellers to China. But this is a vigorous and demanding climb. Most tourist ad photos show a gently sloping walk but here in Badaling, it is a steep climb. The wall rises up hills in both...More

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 2 days ago

There is an entrance fee of 40YUAN around 6USD per adult. There is a little refreshment/ souvenir store up at the entrance. The stairs/ pathway of the great wall is kind of steep and the distance are quite high. Honestly my husband and I didn't...More

Thank barefoot21traveler
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You must to go to this wonder at least one time in your life .it was realy huge and interesting i realy enjoyed to be there clean beautiful full of trees first of all when you arrive you say that woow how can they build...More

Thank melika r
Reviewed 4 days ago

this was one of the highlights of our trip, so much history here and the great wall is amazing , you have an option to walk as far or as little as you desire, it was very hot when we were there so i didn't...More

Thank janev8
Reviewed 4 days ago

Again I am forced to start with a caveat, it's disservice trying to review these priceless heritages, thanks to a knowledgeable guide, the enriching and enlightening contents of this visit cannot be quantified being witnessed by the mammoth crowd though the time is said to...More

1  Thank Okechukwu O
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wow. Amazing. When you get there you walk uphill for a bit, buy tickets and walk uphill some more. When you walk up the stairs most people to West, so we went East. The there EARLY and bring walking shoes. If you walk far enough,...More

Thank Kegurii
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very convenient, although if you choose this path, then you can't see the famous stone that located near the first step of the path. The cable car entrance is on other way, you will be catapult to different section of the great wall, the path...More

Thank Jenny S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Perfect to visit and must while you are Beijing ,this ancient wall we're pretty beautiful,worth to visit and for sure good for photos taking,tried to used the cable tram to the one of the tower ,it's a good choice rather than walking upright and for...More

Thank julin280989
Reviewed 5 days ago

I had always wanted to go to the Great Wall and I was not dissapointed. I recommend you go with a private tour, that way you can spend as much time as you like and see which parts of the wall you want to see....More

Thank PetaMay
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The wonder of the world never dissappoints. I would recommend the visitors to carry a good pair of sports shoes to enjoy this attraction.you'll be doing a considerable bit of hiking

Thank Avimanyu B
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Nurazura B
2 September 2017|
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Response from SingaporeGirl | Reviewed this property |
You've had some good answers already. My daughter was motivated by my having brought along some small chocolate bars and mandarin oranges plus a bottle of water for each of us. You need little breaks and a snack is a great... More
21 August 2017|
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Response from josefhine | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Tobogán, slide at Great Wall Badaling allow children under 10 years old accompanied by an adult in the same car. Children must sit in the front of seater tobbogan.
31 July 2017|
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Response from Imre K | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we had a coach take us with guide on board