China is one of the biggest countries in the world. An ancient culture was built here and still exist until now. The Great Wall of China is one of them. When you are visiting China, your visit will never complete without visiting it. As one of the longest wall in the world, course it will be interesting to visit this place.
The Great Wall of China was built between 220 until 206 BC by Qin Shi Huang, the first emperor of China. But several walls was built in the 7th century BC. In that time, it was built to protect China from Tartars or Mongols. Since the first development, the Great Wall of China has been renovated for several times. But what makes this building looks so special? The first impressive thing about this building is about the length. The length of this building is about 8,800 km or about 5,500 mil. Unfortunately, some part was gone.
One of the most impressive things about The Great Wall of China is about the length and the size. It is simply to call it as the great building from the past. Even the greatness of this building can be seen from the space. This is the only building which can be seen from the space.
In China, The Great Wall of China has become one of the most popular tourism destinations. Now, it also has the complete facility including cable car. If you interested, you can take it from Badaling. The admission fee is about 40 Yuan and for the cable car ticket, you can get it for 80 Yuan. Totally, the cost is about 120 Yuan. Maybe it looks expensive enough, but it is worth.
When you are visiting The Great Wall of China, you have to be careful. The stairs can be so slippery, especially in the winter or after the rain. Even several tourists was died for this. On the wall, you can see the beauty of the nature and The Great Wall of China itself. The great combination that you will never see on the other place. Every year, there are millions people visit this place. For this, crowd is usual. But if you are visiting in the right time, it is not that crowd.
If you are visiting China, make sure to visit this place too. This chance will never come twice. When you get it, take it for sure. You will never regret it. But there is one more thing to know. If you are visiting China by plane, make sure to take shuttle bus airport or the official taxi and do not take the unofficial taxi.