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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
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Great Wall is about an hour’s drive north of Beijing. It snowed the day we visited. Walking on the for any distance requires a fair amount of climbing stone stairs that are uneven and crowded but it is worth it just to be on...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Better section than Juyongguan, easier to walk and admire the view of the Great Wall. Optional, if you like to ride the cable car. Linda C. Vancouver BC Canada

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Reviewed yesterday

This is the busiest place for visiting the great wall, but for good reason. Lots of tourist, shops and restaurants. You can even go up and down the wall by cablecar/tramway (supposed to be 2, only saw 1) and there is a tobogan/luge. You can...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

During our recent visit to Beijing, we of course had to see one of the Wonders of the World. I had no idea how steep some of the parts were. What a workout that was. We used public transportation, a local train, to get us...More

Thank Jana Z
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

While i was in China with work we decided to visit the wall as part of a prepaid tour that we booked. We took the lift up to just before the 8th gate once out it was a case of walking with the crowds, which...More

Thank AndyA_Travels
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I go on friday after being suggested by other to avoid to go here during weekend. We go 13 April 2018 and along of our journey are full with cherry blossom. It rainy and so cold that day but we manage to climb very well...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had no idea the wall was built right up the edge of a mountain. It was insane and a lot of fun. People were slipping and sliding all over the place. It is truly an engineering marvel. Cable cars take you to the top...More

Thank Jeremy B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Can't really describe how amazing the great wall really is. It is massive. Something you need to see to really get an idea on how big it is. The cable car ride to top was a bit scary as its an open car (not a...More

Thank Govindan P
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When i'm going from the Beijing city to great wall i was amazed to see the view of great wall and i went with a tour guide they explained about the history of great wall and old china well.we went with young children so the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not really the best of experiences, but you can't go to China without going to the Great Wall, and Badaling is the easiest to get to.

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Airport Express is the fastest way to Beijing from the airport. It takes just about 20 minutes to Dongzhimen station . If you book a hotel near Dongzhimen station (like Beijing Swissotel for example) the metro is just in... More
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I have used Peter, and can recommend him. The e-mail address: sorry tripadvisor wouldn't let me post the email address He will try to convince you to take the tombs tour, silk factory and traditional tea preparation... More
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Badaling section of the Great Wall : Admission Fee: Apr. 1 to Oct.31: CNY 40; Nov.1 to Mar.31: CNY 35 Opening Hours: Apr. 1 to Oct.31: 06:30-19:00; Nov.1 to Mar.31: 07:00-18:00
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