The Great wall of Jiankou-The Great Wall Alternative, Beijing

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Discover a photographic hotspot and a well-preserved section of the historic Great Wall at The Great wall of Jiankou-The Great Wall Alternative. Built during the Tang dynasty, the dolomite wall consists of 28 towers and stretches for a total of 15 km (9.3 mi). Some sections get steep with an angle of 80 degrees and can challenge even the most skilful of trekkers. Before you visit Beijing, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.
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  • We had a camping night there, it was a bit cold but it didn't stop me from loving this place. If you go there for camping don't miss the sunrise it is fantastic!  more »
  • It was a great site and wonder to witness and experience the ultimate wall. Surely a site to visit and tick of the list.  more »
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