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Jinshanling Great Wall

Luanping County, Luanping County 068250, China
+86 314 883 0222
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Private Hiking Day Tour: Jinshanling Great Wall from Beijing with Lunch
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Jinshanling Great Wall is located in Luanping County, Chengde, Hebei Province, 80 miles (130 kilometers) northeast of Beijing. It used to be a sound defensive system including barrier walls, battlement walls, watchtowers, gun emplacements, shooting holes, horse blocking walls, and branch cities. Today, it is renowned as the "Paradise of Photographers" and a popular tourist destination because of its magnificent appearance and intoxicating scenery.
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Luanping County, Luanping County 068250, China
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Reviewed 3 days ago

As everyone else has already raved, this is a very sparsely visited part of the wall. We went on a Friday and must have encountered at most 30 others visiting. Don't plan to go when the weather is hot and sunny because you will absolutely...More

Thank soulbiker
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited three sections of the Great wall on our recent visit to China and this had to be the best section. Totally uncrowded and gloriously peaceful you could just take in the stunning scenery and the beauty of the wall in this section It...More

Thank Simon H
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I took a tour to visit the sites of China in clouding the great wall. This section is unbelievable, very few people here along the old sections which still need repair, was good to see both parts of the wall. I even paid for a...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Hassle free day trip from Beijing with buss to service area, hop in the free shuttle to the gate. Very few people hike the wall, made the view of the wall and surrounding more enjoyable. I had a very memorable hike here. For those who...More

Thank Dwiyani C
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

This section of the great wall is amazing for photography where one can easily get a shot of a long stretch of the wall with no crowd. Some stamina required to hike this section. However do take note that information on the cable car operation...More

Thank Jocelyn T
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

We hiked this part of the Great Wall in early April. Two days earlier it had been unseasonably cold, and we saw the remains of the snow/ice in many places but we had a beautiful day - 18 degree C, blue skies and sun shining....More

Thank Jannnab
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

Did organized walk through Chinahighlights. Well organised, planned and executed. Got there early doors. Very few people, small group. Atmosphere, weather and views were fantastic. Got some excellent pics and exercise :-) Would thoroughly recommend. Nice section of wall too.

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

Jinshanling Great Wall was my favourite part of our trip to China. It's well worth the three-hour drive from Beijing to see the incredible views and beautiful surrounding countryside. As regards the difficulty of the walk, I would say it is manageable for anyone who...More

1  Thank Sian2305
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

The Great Wall at jinshanling does not disappoint in any capacity and is a must do and see while visiting China

1  Thank Grant N
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

Walking the kilometers between the East and West gates was truly one of the best experiences my family and I have ever had. Amazing views. Hardly any people. And a "pinch me" moment when you stop and think of the history you are hiking on....More

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Kabila T
7 January 2018|
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Response from Rynalau | Reviewed this property |
Make sure that this section is open, I heard that there were renovation works going on. Your hotel/hostel might be able to check this information. I went twice to Jinshanling during the winter, but I was never able to find... More
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Sandro S
15 September 2017|
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Response from milduratravellers | Reviewed this property |
Hi It may be closed now. It was actually a while ago when we were there. If it is open it is well worth the effort.
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