Today, you will hiking on the Great Wall of China and Ming Tombs (Changling Tomb).
Our first stop is Ming Tombs, which are located some 51.35 kilometers due north of central Beijing, within the suburban Changping District of Beijing municipality. From the Yongle Emperor onwards, 13 Ming Dynasty Emperors were buried in this area.
Lunch will be arranged at local restaurant. Besides enjoying a delicious Chinese meal, we may also visit a jade shop to appreciate the treasure.
In the afternoon, we will travel to the Badaling section of the Great Wall – one of the “Eight Wonders of the World,” and explore the best preserved section of this more than 2000 year old monumental attraction. Here, you can climb the wall and take in a breathtaking panoramic view at the top. (Around 2 hours, optional: Cable Car)