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Great Wall at Badaling section is the essence of the Great Wall and it is the unique representation of the Ming Great Wall.It is located in the steep terrain and was regarded as the important military pass in the Ming Dynasty.Functionly people take it as the front gate of Beijing city and the important barrier for the city .
Built in Ming Dynasty (1505) and located in the yangqing district of Beijing north west about 50 kilometres from the city , The Great Wall at Badaling section was took eighty years to finish the construction.The famous defense command Qi Jiguang took in charge of the project mainly.
‘Badaling’means leading to different directions .The Badaling Great Wall was with the superior geogreaphicalenvironment , and it was gateway to Shanxi , Inner Mongolia and the city of Zhangjiakou since ancient time.
The wall at the Badaling Great Wall section was about 6-9 metrestall , trapezoidal plane,and the bottom was 6.5-7.5meters wide,the plane was 4.5-5.8metres wide .Most of the top of the wall was broad and flat .
In 1953 the government made the renovations at the Badaling Great Wall for tour area, After several renovations,the tour area amounts to 3741 meters , the 1176 metres in south and 2565 metres in north.
The Great Wall at Badaling section was the first place open to visitors in china . Till today , Badaling Great Wall has been hosted more than one hundred millions of visitors from all over the world .More than 500 foreign heads of state and many of the world’s most influential men boarded this wall .