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Juyong Pass of Great Wall

Juyong Pass, Changping District, Beijing 102202, China
+86 10 6977 1665
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12 miles north of Changping and 37 miles north of Beijing. Apparently closest portion of Great Wall to Beijing.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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Juyong Pass, Changping District, Beijing 102202, China
+86 10 6977 1665
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great Wall of China is considered as one of the seven wonders of the worl and is always in the list of places to be visited. This part of the great wall of China is considered to be relatively new. The place is amidst very...More

Thank sridharan2013
Reviewed 6 days ago

Two hours is not enough to climb up and back the steep steps. The day our group went was sunny and very hot. The climb was strenouous even though I tried to get my legs in shape before the trip. With more time I likely...More

Thank packerfan500
Reviewed 1 week ago

Steep part of the wall so not great for those with knee issues but stunning views and less tourists! So rewarding to get to the top as it's higher than the other parts of the wall you can see from here. I think it's also...More

Thank Bec H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely amazing experience to climb the Great Wall. Went with SNA tours who gave us 2hrs to do as we pleased. It's a great entrance for a mixed group - the fit ones turned right onto the steep steps (some made it to tower 12...More

Thank Moana033
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another tick off the bucket list. This was an amazing thing to see and walk on. It was quite a difficult climb to Watch Tower 8 but we made it! Some who were much fitter where able to get to the top of Watch Tower...More

Thank Cheryll M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This part of the wall is great if you like hiking. Unlike more popular sections there is no cable car and you need to walk to the top up many many steps. There are two sides to choose from - one very high and steep...More

Thank 53deve
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The west side is much steeper than the east side but offers the best views. If time is an issue, climb to Tower 12 on the west side which is the highest point and return the same way you came. If time is not an...More

Thank pyctravellingman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 2 hours at the Great Wall with our Nexus tour group. It is an amazing experience to see this unbelievable structure. But be warned it is very steep. We were lucky that we had a clear mild day in April so it wasn't...More

Thank Kelley W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a wet day and we were thankful it was. We climbed to the second Hut and what a site from up there. Misty and drizzle the wall appeared out of the mist on the top of the mountains and it had a magical...More

Thank Prv195
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Juyong Pass is a great choice in my opinion to visit the Wall. It is relatively close to Beijing and the scenery is breathtakingly beautiful from both sides. I have cycled there from Beijing, it is quite challenging, especially the last 10km, so I would...More

Thank Norbi S
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17 June 2017|
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Response from NeilSchier | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes there is a shop with ice cream and drinks. They do offer a certificate service and this can be incorporated with a booklet showing many wall pics for about 200 yuan .
15 November 2016|
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Response from Kathy and Amir K | Reviewed this property |
Hello, sorry only just seen your question. There are no cable cars available to get up the Great Wall at the Jiyong Pass - it can be climbed only and is very steep. However, it is a great view all round looking up to the... More
24 March 2015|
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Response from Bj E | Reviewed this property |
Juyongguan (Juyong) Pass has two 'sub-passes,' one at the valley's south and the other at the north. The southern one is called "Nan (pass)" and the northern is called "Badaling". The Juyong pass is 18-kilometer (11 miles... More