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The term "Bucket List" is bandied around many times for this attraction. It is well worth the accolade and anticipation. The views are great, the little buildings cute and the workout for the thighs is intense.
Not really much people here. Very beautiful with great views.
On a clear sky day, if you can get it, you can see the wall go on forever.
But Hard to climb due to uneven steep steps. It could be very hot in the summer...More
This was by far my favorite experience while in China and the scale of this thing is amazing. You need to be fit though and I am not so I didn't make it the top. Its an massive effort to get to the very top...More
Majestic and fabulous but very very tiring!! I went prepared to make it all the way but seriously felt like I would kill myself if I went any further!! I made it to the 2nd Fortress. The steps are not your usual height, so although...More
My first visit to the great wall was the Badaling Site. Its a better place but almost impossible to take a good picture. Juyong Pass seems to be restored to relieve the load off Badaling. For first timer to Beijing, Badaling is a better representation...More
This place is impressive! After the madness of Badaling, I took the bus here and I was one of only two people to get off the bus. This place is busy but not maddening like Badaling or Mutianyu. There are historic buildings to see at...More
This was the absolute highlight for me of my trip to China. I was excited about it from the moment I knew I was going and it didn’t disappoint. It’s thrilling to be on it.
If you go to this particular spot on the Great...More
This is beautiful and STUNNING....but get ready because the walk up is almost straight up. This is NOT for those who are not in shape. There are other parts of the Great Wall that are not as intensive to walk. However, the beauty as you...More
China's Great Wall is the longest wall in the world. It is one of China's most iconic symbols and is also included in UNESCO World Heritage Site as well as in the new Seven Wonders Of The World of the world. Its architecture extends over...More