This part of the wall is amazing. It's a proper hike to get to the top with very uneven but well kept steps. The view is amazing and you can see out onto the wild wall, it's only a shame you can't go further and...More
About Great Wall at Huanghuacheng
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Hot and humid. Stairs that were very steep and uneven. Crowded. Still, it was worth every minute. People were walking up at different paces, and were very friendly and encouraging to those who were having a tough time. There is a reason the Great Wall...More
Another check mark off our bucket list. I would pack a lunch and stay there as long as possible. The views are outstanding.
A beautiful view if you decide to be brave and take the walk. If you have heart problems, stop at a lower level, don't venture to the top. Every level had a beautiful view. We were told that the stairs were built so that war...More
The feeling is incredible! Steps, steps and more steps, but the view, it's worth it. Prepare yourself for at least 4 hours of climbing.
Booked a private tour to see this part of the wall as we wanted a quiet and undisturbed experience. We left Beijing early (7am) and were not disappointed. When we arrived there were only 3 other people on the wall. The views are spectacular even...More
it is something you will never forget. Remember when they first showed pictures out of the orbit. My father showed me the "Chinese Wall". This was where I wanted to go, when I got the chance. My Chance was here, we took it on our...More
In Beijing we took bus 119 to Dongzhimen, and we got of the bus at Huairou Bus Station, where a taxi brought us directly to the wall. Make sure to visit this part of the wall on a bright and dry day, since the path...More
Amazing experience. Quite costly but worth it to see how grand the wall is. Definitely requires a level of fitness if you are planning on climbing as some of the steps are very large.