The Great Wall of China is one of the most popular tourist destinations in this fascinating country and is regularly visited by many thousands of people from all over the world who come to marvel at this Far Eastern structure. Among many historical ruins of the Great Wall in Beijing the wall built during the Ming Dynasty (1368 – 1644) is the most often seen and best preserved, running over 373 miles and containing about 827 city wall platforms, 71 passes and countless towers. The famous Great Wall sections include the Badaling, Huanghuacheng, Mutianyu, Jiankou, Gubeikou, Jinshanling and Simatai great wall.

There are many magnificent sights here and attractions such as complete military facilities – the essence of the Great Wall, beautiful scenery, signal fire platforms, beacon towers, watch towers, citadels and much more. There are many tours that can be easily arranged with expert guides to enable you to get the most out of your experience here.

To find out the best time to visit China and to speak to someone that knows the area please call Jeanette our Far East luxury multi centre holiday specialist: 01923 289 100