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Address: Northwest of the District, Mentougou District, Beijing 102300, China
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Great Wall of China Small Group Day Trip from Beijing

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Misty day @ the Great Wall

Today I visited the Great Wall @ Badaling. It is extremely touristy & even busy out of season. The wall is something special and must be visited. This part of the wall is close to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 March 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Today I visited the Great Wall @ Badaling. It is extremely touristy & even busy out of season. The wall is something special and must be visited. This part of the wall is close to Beijing, and once you have travelled there, you can conveniently reach the top by cable car. The views can be spectacular, although mine was effected... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2015

The older parts of the Great Wall are closed to tourists so we visited the section rebuilt and restored five hundred years ago. My it was steep but managed to climb to the peak on this occasion. Unable to take the alternate path down due to time constraints. There were many elderly people who obviously took their time and were... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2014

This was one of the greatest experiences of my life. To be able to have an opportunity to walk on the Great Wall, one of the worlds great wonder's of the world. It was a hard and long climb but absolutely worth it. Make sure you are prepared, sufficiently hydrated and comfortable. Walk all the way to the top. There... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2014

I've climbed the steps up and down Santorini but this was far steeper! That said, do it! This is truly a wonder of the world not to be missed. Bring water and wear comfortable shoes and of course, your camera.

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