Badaling Great Wall
Heritage, national 5A scenic spots, national key cultural
relics protection units, national key scenic spots, Chinese
tourist destination four Top Ten of the first, national civilized
tourism landscape demonstration area. Located in Yanqing County
territory, 60 kilometers away from the city, along the Badaling
Expressway can reach. Is an outstanding representative of
the essence of the Great Wall and the Ming Great Wall.
Wall tour is a symbol of the Chinese nation, it is a total length
of more than twelve thousand years, is one of the world's greatest
buildings. Now we can see almost all of the Great Wall built in
the Ming Dynasty. Ming Great Wall in Badaling Great Wall is the
best preserved section is the most representative of the period.
He who has never been to the Great Wall is not a true man, not the
Great Wall to Beijing, is unthinkable. The Great Wall, you can see
the foot of the wall, such as a dragon but not both in the rain,
rolling hills crawling, magnificent, majestic, sigh ended. Badaling
walls are made of large bricks or skin weighs two thousand kilos
of granite stone into the soil gravel inserts, particularly robust
and tidy. Walls are paved with cubes, lime caulk, very neat, inch
grass Difficult. From military defense, are very particular about
the various buildings, solid if impregnable fortress, fully embodies
the ancient Chinese people's great creative talents working.
Ming Hongzhi eighteen years (1505) built off
the city Badaling, Jiajing eighteen years (1539) off the city
rebuilt Badaling East Gate, Jiajing three years (1551) at Badaling
off three miles northwest of the city to build barracks, name fork
city in heavily guarded as Badaling outposts. Wanli years (1582) reconstruction Simon off the city, has experienced 80 years will
be connected to the Badaling Great Wall built in Chengguan, Fort
pier sea, heavy city guard, flames alarm defense system. Ming Dynasty,
Chang Hakka said, the road from points, accessible,
hence the name Badaling, the highest mountain is closed.
Badaling Great Wall witnessed many important historical
events. The first emperor Qin Shi Huang east Tateishi, from Badaling
via Datong, then drive back to Xianyang ; inspecting Empress Xiao
Liao, Yuan Taizu entry, the Ming emperor of the Northern Expedition, the Qing emperor expedition....... are surely the Badaling ground.
He who has never been to the Great Wall is not a true man, the great man Mao Zedong famously said, more to board the
Great Wall gives great revolutionary romanticism spirit and meaning
of life. Badaling Great Wall since 1952, is open to visitors, has
been successful so far received 160 million foreign visitors. Ancient
literati to Badaling left numerous poems, customs Badaling area, formed evolution, war battles, legends and historical stories
relating to various types of writing, calligraphy, painting, etc., all as a treasure house of traditional Chinese culture in one, shining splendor. Today, the majestic Great Wall is not only
an important tourist destination, but also people of all nationalities
and peoples of the world for cultural exchange and friendship between
our ties and bridges, is the nation 's historic treasures left
Cloud Taoist Temple
Center "Water Cube"
Stadium "Bird's Nest"