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Juyong Pass of Great Wall

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Address: Juyong Pass, Changping District, Beijing 102202, China
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12 miles north of Changping and 37 miles north of Beijing. Apparently...

12 miles north of Changping and 37 miles north of Beijing. Apparently closest portion of Great Wall to Beijing.

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High on my bucket list, this was well worth the drive to Juyong Pass. Very clear on the day visited, this is just amazing and should be a lock on your Beijing trip. Be warned, it... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Gold Coast Hinterland, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

High on my bucket list, this was well worth the drive to Juyong Pass. Very clear on the day visited, this is just amazing and should be a lock on your Beijing trip. Be warned, it is a very steep climb in this area, but not to be missed. The highlight of my trip.

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Montreal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This area of the Great Wall is nicely restored. It looks like a large loop walk might be possible, but I am not sure. The drop-off area has washrooms, gift shop and a snack shop. There are also a few information panels. My wife and I visited this location on a cruise ship excursion. We had two hours to spend... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had 2 hours here on a Nexus tour. Climbed to level 9.5 where there is a souvenir shop! A couple on the tour reached tower 13 but 9.5 in the time allowed is still hard work. LOTS of people climbing. Once you start you do need to keep going to the next level with no more than a quick photo... More 

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Birmingham
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was a first time visit to this section of the Great Wall, and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Partly, this was due to the weather (temperatures in the low 60's, no rain) and partly the manageable length of this segment of the Great Wall. We climbed up to the end of this section (it deadends at the top) but I... More 

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ballarat vic
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were here late March with all the crowds, at the start of the climb you could only take 1 step and had to wait as there were so many people trying to get down and up and people just pushing through, once we got up further, the crowds lessened, it's a shame that some of the little fortes are... More 

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San Diego, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Make sure you are in great physical condition before you attempt to climb to the top in either direction. Not recommended unless you are ready to climb up a mile of very steep steps. Take water with you. If you stop at the coffee shop it is less expensive to drink beer than coffee. Bring an umbrella for rain or... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Although it was the end of March, we had an unexpected view of the wall, as it snowed the night before. The steps are high and the climb is not easy, especially with ice on them. I cannot pride to have climbed very high. It was also misty and the view was limited but it had the advantage of being... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must do. It is a right of passage if you go to China. You have to walk up the great wall. Don't worry if you are old. There were people of all ages making there way up. I made sure i made it to the highest point of the wall and walk back down. That is because... More 

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Drayton, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Incredible day visiting the Great Wall. It is a life changing day! The climb is brutal if you're a little out of shape, but just go for it! Our teens loved it! We got a special souvenir made for our kids to remind them that they climbed the Great wall! You have to pre-order it at the base, then hope... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the wall here with around 70 others who are part of my internship. Lots of steps!!!!!!!!!!! Beautiful views and a sense of achievement when you reach the top. Parts are steep and very uneven, but it's worth it at the top. Small shops selling souvenirs and refreshments. One of those things you have to do when you come to... More 

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