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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...more
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Reviewed 2 November 2009

First of all, we speak Chinese. For 280 yuan each, we took a guided tour to Great Wall at Badaling. This is where most Chinese leaders, foreign leaders and delegates visited during their trip. It is more original and ruin compared to Great Wall at...More

Thank bambooKK
Reviewed 26 October 2009

Great Wall of China is a must-see attraction for all people around the world. However the daily management of this site needs to be further improved. There are too many tourists at Badalin and Jvyongguan section of the wall all year round. It gives a...More

2  Thank china_9
Reviewed 24 October 2009

A truly impressive place to visit and wonder at this incredible architectural acheivement. Although the length of the 4 thousand mile wall that is suitable for tourists to visit is limited and therefore busy, it is truly stunning. However, it is not for the infirm,...More

Thank pandrcollins
Reviewed 24 October 2009

Just imagining the labor and suffering that was endured to make this astounding and protective wall is amazing. The size, height and span is not truly realized until seen and experienced in person. Seeing The Great Wall of China was the highlight of my trip....More

2  Thank KMW22
Reviewed 24 October 2009

The Great Wall is almost beyond explanation. Climbing the wall and looking over the vast area of land that it protects is truly breathtaking. All that I could think about was that was standing atop a man-made stucture large enough to be viewed from space....More

1  Thank WKaNY
Reviewed 24 October 2009

The few times I have been to the great wall I have skipped their earlier less attractive sections closer to Beijing and gone to the Ba Da Ling section. There are still a lot of tourists depending on the season, but it is a gorgeous...More

2  Thank krazygoat
Reviewed 23 October 2009

It stretches from one end to the other side which you can't see. Most people only visit the first part of it to get the feel. When you reach t the top of the first part and look down, you will definitely admire the structure...More

1  Thank GraceChung
Reviewed 23 October 2009

The magnitude of the wall will amaze you! It is inconceivable to imagine building this wall over 2000 years ago, the man power and the ingenuity to construct such a structure in the mountains. It makes the long trip to China worth the effort.

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Reviewed 23 October 2009

Not an easy climb but worth it. You can see the magic of the place on the faces of the people on the wall, an amazing place to visit, a must for the 100 places to see before you die

Thank Kiwis_overseas
Reviewed 23 October 2009

If you want a workout, visit the Juyongguan portion of the Great Wall. Go early in the morning. We were the first group to arrive and spent about two hours. When we were leaving it was very crowed. "HE WHO DOES NOT REACH THE GREAT...More

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kiwijokers
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Response from ravi s | Reviewed this property |
We had a good experience with Beijing Layover Tours, and we saw the Great Wall & Central Beijing. Depending your available time you can customize to see whatever you want. Our tour guide Herbie Ho was excellent (he is at... More
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Response from Phyllis C | Reviewed this property |
David. The Great Wall is a very big day on its own. Not sure about the combination. Good Luck. Hope you find one.
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bambang150
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Response from Hunter T | Reviewed this property |
Easy to get tickets at the gate. No Worries. The walk up is for young eager millennials, not older folks... Do the chair lift! Up in three minutes! A fine Subway at the base of the wall, lovely blue skies!
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