Videos about Badaling, China

A day in Beijing 北京

A liitle jet-lagged, our travelers spend a day in Beijing before setting off for other parts of China.

Places visited : Tian'AnMen Square, the Forbidden City (Palace Museum) plus JingShan and BeiHai parks, all within easy walking distance of each other. Then it is on to DeShengMen to take the bus to BaDaLing Great Wall of China (one can also take a train from Beijing North railway station, near XiZhiMen).

Welcome to the blue sky city ...

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Beautiful Beijing 北京 – the main attractions

The Forbidden City (Palace Museum), the Temple of Heaven, the Summer Palace, the Great Wall (at Badaling), Beihai Park, the Botanical Garden, JingShan Park, the Olympic Park, Qianmen

Welcome to the blue-sky city ...

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A trip to the Great Wall 长城 of China near BeiJing

The adjoining BaDaLing and JuYongGuan sections ...


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An afternoon at BaDaLing Great Wall, BeiJing 北京

Filmed in the summer of 2012 ...

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The Great Wall at BaDaLing 八达岭 (slideshow), BeiJing 北京

A beautiful film by kinabaloo.com.

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A trip to BaDaLing 八达岭 Great Wall 长城 in the snow

Filmed in the winter of 2010 / 2011. By train from Beijing.

The Great Wall 长城 of China at BaDaLing, BeiJing

Filmed in September 2010.

The Great Wall at BaDaLing 八达岭, BeiJing

The Great Wall of China is an immensely long man-made wall that was built to keep out invaders. The Great Wall spans nine provinces and its total length is 6,700 km (3,948 miles). The Great Wall extends from ShanHaiGuan (the 'Old Dragon Head'), a seaport along the coast of BoHai, in the east (near BeiDaiHe resort) to JiaYuGuan Pass in GanSu Province in the west. Like a giant dragon, the Great Wall of China winds its way across grasslands, deserts and mountains. Listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1987, the Great Wall ('Chang Cheng' in Chinese) is a true marvel and a testament to the long history of the Chinese civilization. Today, people from all over the world visit to walk on the Great Wall of China, to stand on a watchtower and view the wall snaking into the distance. This treasure is now protected so that future generations can see the Great Wall with the same wonder and amazement as we do now. Some parts of the Great Wall have been overwhelmed by the elements. Some parts have been covered by the desert. Others eroded by local people recycling the wall's materials for constructions in their villages. Nevertheless, the Great Wall in large part still stands in silent splendor, enduring the passage of time and greeting the changes of the seasons as it has done for many hundreds of years.

The Great Wall at BaDaLing 八达岭, BeiJing

Filmed in June 2010.

The Great Wall 长城 near BeiJing

An excellent introduction to the Great Wall near Beijing. This film looks at the BaDaLing and JinShanLing sections of the Great Wall, with good visuals.

Alone on the Great Wall at BaDaLing, BeiJing 北京

Filmed in February 2010.

Wheelchair travel : Beijing to Shanghai by train and Badaling Great Wall - video

To Badaling Great Wall : To Shanghai :

Peaceful Badaling Great Wall - video

On the east side from the main start point, continue past the peak to experience the peace and views seen in this film.

A trip to Badaling Great Wall - video

Filmed during the National Day holiday week, October 2009 - so many visitors.

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