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Facts about The Great Wall of China
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Details about Great Wall costruction features and methods
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Old photos, paintings, and drawings of the Great Wall
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Experiencing The Great Wall
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Jiankou to Mutianyu Trip Report
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Information about multi-day Great Wall hikes
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Hiking the whole Ming wall
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Great Wall Locations
General and comparative information about Great Wall locations. For location-specific details, see the individual sections below.
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Liaoning Province Great Wall locations in Dandong, Anshan, and Huludao, including Hushan, Xigou, Jinniudong, Shixiakou, Manzhicao, Zhuizishan, and Jiumenkou
Dandong (4/12)
Anshan (2/7)
Huludao (32/169)
Hebei Province Great Wall locations to the east of Beijing county
Qinhuangdao (168/920)
Tangshan (129/561)
Great Wall locations in Tianjin Municipality
Taipingzhai (1/1)
Huangyaguan (7/18)
Beijing Municipality Great Wall locations
Miyun County (144/790)
Huairou District (256/1,335)
Yanqing County (77/339)
Hebei Province Great Wall locations to the west of Beijing county
Dayingpan (5/20)
Zhenbiancheng (5/11)
Bijiashan (5/52)
Zijingguan (2/6)
Daomaguan (1/1)
Zhangjiakou (11/46)
Wulonggou (2/4)
Shanxi Province Great Wall locations including Guguan, Pingxingguan, Niangziguan, Datong, and Pianguan.
Guguan (2/5)
Niangziguan (4/23)
Xihekou (1/1)
Datong (15/52)
Shuozhou (3/13)
Xinzhou (14/62)
Laoniuwan (5/26)
Shaanxi Province Great Wall locations including Yulin, Jingbian, and Dingbian
Yulin (5/20)
Hengshan (2/7)
Jingbian (2/2)
Anbian (2/2)
Dingbian (2/2)
Inner Mongolian Great Wall locations
Hohhot (2/5)
Ningxia Province Great Wall locations including Yinchuan
Yanchi (4/12)
Hongshanbao (2/11)
Shuidonggou (3/40)
Jiucaigou (2/5)
Guidegou (2/3)
Yinchuan (4/17)
Sanguankou (6/37)
Zhongwei (3/13)
Gansu Province Great Wall locations
Lanzhou (2/10)
Wuwei (3/11)
Zhangye (10/47)
Jiuquan (2/4)
Jiayuguan (19/58)
Qinghai Province Great Wall locations
Xining (4/16)
Other locations along the Ming Dynasty Great Wall of China not listed above
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Great Wall locations for all dynasties and kingdoms other than the Ming Dynasty
Han Dynasty (35/117)
Jin Dynasty (2/4)
Jin Guo (3/8)
Qi Guo (2/55)
Qin Dynasty (9/33)
Song Dynasty (2/7)
Sui Dynasty (3/15)
Tang Dynasty (1/2)
Zhao Guo (1/6)
History of the Great Wall of China
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Gubeikou Battle 1933
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Travel information
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Learning Mandarin Chinese
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Discuss your plans for travel to the Great Wall here
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Great Wall of China Events
Great Wall related events
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Conservation and Protection
Topics pertaining to Conserving and Protecting the Great Wall. Help to keep the Great Wall in its original and undamaged condition for generations to come.
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Great Wall future books
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Great Wall of China Maps officially released by the Great Wall Forum
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Printed maps of the Great Wall of China
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Online and electronic maps of the Great Wall of China, including overall maps of the entire Great Wall and detailed maps of specific sections
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Great Wall of China GPS data and information on GPS equipment and techinques
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Google Earth tips, techniques, features, and questions
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Vendors and Services
Drivers who are familiar with the Great Wall and are available for hire
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Travel agents
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Tour guides
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Other vendors and services
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Defensive walls other than the Great Wall of China, including the Berlin Wall, Hadrian's Wall, city walls, and more
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    Back side of Wohushan
    When you reach the top of Wohushan, you see that there is more wall on its back side ▽

    View from the tower (seen in the picture...
    06-21-2018, 11:59 AM
  • nianaguerrero
    hello everybody,
    I'm niana guerrero. I'm a new member of the greatwall forum , very pleased to be acquainted and make friends to share everything in life with people....
    06-20-2018, 03:57 AM
  • Jan
    North of Heiguan
    Continuing the wall east of Dajiaoyu, you can reach Heiguan.

    Nice views in good weather: You can see the wall at Beiling in the background...
    06-19-2018, 10:34 AM
  • bobdaly
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    I'm heading to China late in the summer (possibly early Sept) to make a TV show about the building of the Great Wall.
    The new Discovery...
    06-18-2018, 01:52 PM
  • lukguz
    I'm hiking to mutianyu from Jiankou.
    Before hiking, I very search a hostel, where is the address exactly instead of Zhao's hostel in Xizhazi village?...
    06-13-2018, 07:00 PM
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    06-04-2018, 05:49 AM
  • Taras
    Jiankou to Mutianyu Trip Report
    A couple days ago I hiked from Jiankou to Mutianyu.

    I started in the village of Pearl Spring, and I hiked up to the mid-point of Jiankou,...
    05-15-2018, 03:44 AM
  • Taras
    Jiankou and surrounding area, May 10 or 11
    I will likely be hiking Jiankou and surrounding area, May 10 or 11 - post a message if interested in accompanying me....
    05-06-2018, 02:37 PM

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