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the Great Wall sites at Shanhaiguan

the First Pass Under Heaven
Qijialou Hutong
Shanhaiguan
Hebei province
China
+86 335 5051737
the First Gate Under Heaven at Shanhaiguan
the First Gate Under Heaven at Shanhaiguan.

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Opening Hours Public Transportation Admission Fee
8.30 am - 8 pm (summer and autumn)
8.30 am - 6 pm (spring and winter)
bus 25 40 Yuan

the eastern end of the Great Wall
Old Dragon's Head (Laolongtou)
Laolongtou Road
Shanhaiguan, Hebei province
China
+86 335 5152996
the eastern end of the Great Wall,Laolongtou (Old Dragon's Head)
the eastern end of the Great Wall Laolongtou (Old Dragon's Head).

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Opening Hours Public Transportation Admission Fee
8.10 am - 4 pm bus 25 (get off at Shanhaiguan Pass Station) 50 Yuan

the Jiaoshan Great Wall
Jiaoshan Road
Shanhaiguan
Hebei province
China
+86 335 5051106
section of the Jiaoshan Great Wall
section of the Jiaoshan Great Wall.

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Opening Hours Public Transportation Admission Fee
5 am - 6.30 pm bus 25,33 or 支33 at Sidaoqiao Bus Station in Qinhuangdao City.
get off at Shanhaiguan Nanmen (the South Gate of Shanhaiguan Pass).
take a minibus or walk northward from Shanhaiguan Pass to the wall.
30 Yuan for Jiaoshan Mountain Scenic Area (incl. cable car round trip)

Shanhaiguan Great Wall Museum
Diyiguan Road
Shanhaiguan
Hebei province
China
+86 335 5051313
in front of the Shanhaiguan Great Wall Museum
in front of the Shanhaiguan Great Wall Museum.

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Opening Hours Public Transportation Admission Fee
8 am - 5 pm bus 25, 34 5 Yuan


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nearest airport/train station
the Qinhuangdao Shanhaiguan Airport is the nearest airport and the nearest train station is the Shanhaiguan Railway Station

convenient Hotel(s)
either visit Shanhaiguan on a day trip from Qinhuangdao where more hotels are located or find a hotel in Shanhaiguan upon your arrival there

or compare the prices on many sites by using the services of our partner Wego

weblinks to pages with further information:

official Website of the Shanhaiguan Great Wall Museum
information at TravelChinaGuide.com
Wikipedia entry about the Shanhaiguan Pass

YouTube video recommendations

documentary about the Great Wall by the History Channel

part 1 - China's Great Wall - The Mongol Invasion

part 2 - China's Great Wall - Protecting the Dragon

travel advertising video about Qinhuangdao and Shanhaiguan