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Changping Ancient Great Wall of Yan Ruins, Beijing
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Located a short drive from Beijing, Changping Ancient Great Wall of Yan Ruins form part of the Great Wall of China, the world's only landmark visible from space. Step back in time and walk sections of the Wall from one watchtower to the next. Two options are available to climb the wall, with one steeper than the other. A cable car is available to take you directly to the top if you'd rather not exert yourself. Prepare for crowds that generally thin out the farther up you climb. Put Changping Ancient Great Wall of Yan Ruins into our Beijing itinerary planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Another pretty good renovated stretch of wall. Available in auto (pod′ezžat′ comfortably)
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  • Climbed to the seventh Tower, at the very beginning of a very steep climb, then a little easier, expect strength and bring water, buy it on the wall.
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  • Be in China and not visit the wall-just a crime. Therefore, whatever plot you choose, visit her to be. We went with the driver, so no one was able to visit the site. From the wall of the spectacular scenery, it is worth spending effort to climb the wall. But it is certainly a story, and it doesn't matter that the plot was restored: peremeŝaeš′sâ here in the past.
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