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Mutianyu Great Wall, Beijing

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#1 of 3,860 in Parks in China
Must see · World heritage site · Great Wall · Hiking Trail
Exceptionally well preserved and rich in detail, Mutianyu Great Wall offers visitors an iconic view of China's symbolic World Heritage Site and one of the seven man-made wonders of the world. This segment of the wall was originally built in the 6th century CE during the Northern Qi dynasty and has remained unchanged since 1569. The section boasts many watchtowers and is surrounded by a dense forest, which makes for sweeping scenery. Access the wall by climbing the approximately 4,000 steps, riding the chairlift, or taking the gondola lift. To visit Mutianyu Great Wall on your trip to Beijing, use our Beijing trip itinerary maker.
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  • Mutianyu has changed a lot in the last 10 years. It is still my preferred spot to visit the Great Wall (over Badaling). More nature, less people. They moved the ticket sales and parking area down the....  more »
  • Fantastic, really. When the air quality and the weather are good 😜 Scanning passport at aera entrance. Scanning passport at public bus to the wall entrance (you don't have to take the bus if you are....  more »

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