Summer Palace & Badaling Great Wall Day Tour
The Great Wall of Badaling, being the best preserved and most representative section of China Great Wall, is about 43 miles north of Beijing. The Great Wall is a must for a China tour, while Badaling is a must for a Great Wall tour. Badaling Great Wall in Beijing is the best-preserved and most complete section among the various, hence the most popular, even among world leaders. You should visit it at least once in your life.
The Summer Palace, is a vast ensemble of lakes, gardens and palaces in Beijing. It was an imperial garden in the Qing Dynasty. Mainly dominated by Longevity Hill and Kunming Lake, it covers an expanse of 2.9 square kilometres, three-quarters of which is water.
- Summer Palace, Xinjiangongmen Road, Beijing, China
Great Wall of Badaling
Badaling and Mutianyu are the two most visited Great Wall sections. Both are well-preserved, and well equipped for visitors’ convenience. Which one should I visit if I have limited time? The answer is that Badaling is a must-see for first-time visitors to China and recommended on normal days, while Mutianyu is popular among foreigners and a good choice during holidays.
- Great Wall of Badaling, Yanqing, China
Return to Beijing City
On this tour, you will explore two world-famous China attractions in Beijing, the Badaling Great Wall and the Summer Palace. The Great Wall is a symbol of China and one the Eight Wonders of the World, and the Summer Palace is one of the world culture heritages in China and considered the best-preserved imperial garden of its kind in the world.
- Beijing, 北京市