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Mutianyu Great Wall, Beijing

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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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  • we visited the great wall on a private tour with odynovo. our tour guide jack was excellent they have a gondola, ski lift or steps to go up and down. jack booked us on the gondola, but there was a ver...  more »
  • This is the less popular entrance, due to rain the night before and the day off a little bit, floor were wet so not too many Chinese go, just tourists. The Wall was fabulous, you can opt to chairlift ...  more »
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