Great Wall at Huangya Pass (Huangyaguan Changcheng), Tianjin

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Discover Great Wall at Huangya Pass (Huangyaguan Changcheng), one of the key strategic passes hidden among the mountains in China. Its nickname--“Eight Diagram Fortification City”--comes from the eight-pointed shape formed by crisscrossing streets within the pass itself. Visit the museum in the heart of the pass to learn more about the area's history, as you admire displays of weapons and military relics from the Ming dynasty. Feel the militaristic atmosphere of the strategic point as you observe the outposts surrounding the wall. Before you head to Tianjin, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Tianjin trip planner , to make sure you see all that Tianjin has to offer, including Great Wall at Huangya Pass (Huangyaguan Changcheng).
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  • To climb the great wall and feel and see the history of a man made wonder of the world was amazing. Part of the wall I climbed was built between 206 - 220 b.c by the first Emperor of China. You can wa...  more »
  • This was our second visit to the Great Wall (the first at Jinshanling ten years ago) and I thought it would be the same level of exertion. However, I was surprised how puffed I was even though I'm fit...  more »
  • Place in the middle of the mountains almost lost. The wall is clearly a reconstruction, true, but not original. Super challenging ahead, endless staircases from the steps. Pseudo monks who ask for money all the time. In conclusion is a Disney in Chinese format
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