Great Wall of China

Type: Historic Sites, Outdoor Activities, Uniquely Here

Map / Directions 10Best Says

Best Attractions & Activities: The formidable fortification is what makes a journey to China complete. The fortress spans a total length of 8,851.8 kilometers, snaking from the country's eastern coast deep into the Gobi Dessert,...  Read More
Tours and Excursions, Outdoor Activities: One of the Seven Wonders of the World, the Great Wall of China lies in the mountains to the north of Beijing. Although credit for the wall's construction is normally attributed to Qin Shi Huang who...  Read More

Map / Directions Hours:

  • Daily 8am-5pm

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • CNY40 - CNY45

  • Best Attractions & Activities: "Besides climbing the Wall on foot, tourists have the options to fortification see the in some impressive ways, such as hiring a private sightseeing chopper from HNA Capital Helicopter or whizzing along the Wall on an old-school motorcycle sidecar with Beijing Sideways."
  • Recommended as Best Attractions & Activities Because: The Great Wall is the most significant attraction in China and the place to feel the country's immense momentum and impressive history.

  • Tours and Excursions: "You can't go to China and not visit the wall. The best sections are far from Beijing, but Badaling and Mutianyu are alright on a tighter time budget."

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