The Ruined Badaling Great Wall is located in Donggou Village, Badaling Town of Yanqing County. It is about 65 kilometers (40 miles) from Beijing. This section of the Great Wall is about 5 kilometers (3 miles) from the famous Badaling, and is nearby the western gate of the military defense system on the Badaling Great Wall.
This section of the Great Wall is in its original form, and replicates the character of the Ming Dynasty’s Great Wall. The whole section is 2,000 meters long, but only about 100 meters are open to tourists. Two routes are easily accessible to tourists that plan to enjoy the splendid panorama of the Great Wall at their leisure.
The Wall of this part without reconstruction and renovation exactly witnesses a period of history, not only many important historical events, but also construction of the most massive defense works in human history. According to research, there are two archaeologically valuable relics: one is stone yards whose stones were used to build Great Wall. here you can still see the nick clearly. The other one is brick kiln where many bricks were baked there at that time.
Entrance Fee: 50RMB
open time: 8:00-17:00
Transportation:Take bus 877 from Deshengmen to Badaling Town, then take a taxi or minibus to the Badaling Remnant Great Wall.