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Changping Ancient Great Wall of Yan Ruins

Southwest of Satellite City, Changping District, Beijing 102200, China
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  • Excellent53%
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25 Sep 2017
“Tick off bucket list”
31 Dec 2015
“The not especially Great Wall of China ”
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Southwest of Satellite City, Changping District, Beijing 102200, China
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Reviewed September 25, 2017

What can I say- it is a must see attraction if you come to Beijing. You see it in books or on Tv but you have to see it close up to appreciate the scale of this wall.From the car park you can tackle the...More

Thank Gretchen A
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Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

Sure this is seen from space and everyone knows about the Great Wall of China, it WAS the Great Wall of China for security, however now there is very little to do except walk and acknowledge where you are! Moreover going here in the fog...More

Thank James M
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Reviewed November 2, 2015

This is an easy trip because it is a 30 min drive from Beijing, and worthwhile because the views are incredible. You go up very irregular steps, but it is fantastic, as you climb from one watchtower to the next, you realize how it must...More

3  Thank cbonorino
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Reviewed October 9, 2015

You can not visit Beijing and not experience the Great Wall of China, what can I say lots of steps lots of people but it is just a magical experience. You can take the cable car to the top which gives you great views for...More

1  Thank Julie B
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Reviewed July 30, 2015

An excellent 2 day tour with my guide Alice ( Ning Ning ) , who speaks English very well , and explained to me the history of Beijing and took me to the Great Wall .

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Reviewed May 14, 2015

Very late review, visited years ago but still rmb vividly of the place. (: I can't really blame for it to have slippery floors due to the thousands of visit daily from visitors, whats more when i went it was winter time. However you could...More

Thank eileenmeow94
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Reviewed May 13, 2015

The Great Wall of China for me, was always something I thought would remain in the history textbooks. I had such a great time here and seeing the history from the textbooks come to life. We did a tour with Viator which took us around...More

Thank Faye S
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Reviewed April 27, 2015

This section of The Great Wall of China is southwest of Changping. Reason for its popularity would be it offers 2 options to climb the wall. You can chose to climb the hard or harder section of the wall. We chose the hard, which for...More

1  Thank HeatherAustralia
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Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

We had 2 options to climb the wall: 1. Steep and narrow 2. Easier route. We took the easier route which was still difficult since the steps are uneven and if you are not near a handrail can be hard to keep your balance. I...More

2  Thank Nur C
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Reviewed May 24, 2014

You have several options of what section to climb on the wall. From Beijing you can take the train or taxi to the area you prefer. Read up on the various areas and choose the one right for you. This Badaling Hills area has the...More

2  Thank mikisme
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