Great Wall Tours

The Great Wall is a treasure of Chinese civilization, and one of the world's cultural heritage. The Great Wall is miracle of human beings which is famous as the pyramids of Egypt. In two thousand years ago,the Great Wall is constructed by laboring people with their flesh and blood. Therefore, the Great Wall is the crystallization of the wisdom of the ancient Chinese people, it is the symbol of the Chinese nation.

 

Which sections of Great Wall to Visit?

For those who are puzzled by which section of Great Wall to visit, please refer to the following:

  • Badaling Great Wall is the best preserved and most representative section of Great Wall. The altitude is 1015 meters high, with its difficult terrain, it always been contested.  So far, there are more than 300 celebrities visited Badaling Great Wall, including Richard Nixon, Margaret Thatcher.
  • Mutianyu Great Wall is always the battleground in ancient times, there are a total of 22 watch towers. It is beautiful with its natural scenery and lined trees.
  • Simatai Great Wall is the only Great Wall to retain the original appearance of the Great Wall in Ming Dynasty. It was named as the Original Great Wall by UNESCO. There are total of well preserved 20 watch towers on Simatai Great Wall. (Note: Simatai Great Wall is closed up in Jun 17th, 2010, the open time is unconfirmed yet.)