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Xinchengzi Destination Guide

Explore Xinchengzi in China

Xinchengzi in the region of Beijing is a town in China - some 70 mi or ( 113 km ) North-East of Beijing , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Xinchengzi

Current time in Xinchengzi is now 09:59 AM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Shanghai " with a UTC offset of 8 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Yangquan, Tianjin, Shijiazhuang, Weichanglu, and Jinan. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Yangquan . We saw some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Xinchengzi ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Simatai Great Wall of China in the snow

6:58 min by Goorney
Views: 7111 Rating: 5.00

There are many places to see the Great Wall of China (it is after all over 6260 km (3890 miles) in length !). The most popular sections of the wall are Badaling and Mutianyu, however if you want to se ..

Zipline at Simatai Great Wall

2:12 min by voighty
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Taking the fast way down from the Great Wall of China at Simatai. ..

The Great Wall of China: Mutianyu slide descent

4:59 min by brettgullborg
Views: 1614 Rating: 5.00

Taken during the 2008 Summer Olympics in China. Located at the Mutianyu site of the Great Wall of China. 5 straight minutes of sliding! The guy working there (at the very beginning) didn't take kindly ..

Sidecars at Simatai Great Wall 2008, Version 2

7:06 min by Sabine Hartmann
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9 Sidecars and 1 Honda made a great Daytrip to Simatai Great Wall in 2008. It was a fineTour and so I made this Video again. The last one was also "killed" from Youtube because of Easy Living, Uriah H ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Simatai, a section of the Great Wall of China located in the north of Miyun County, 120 km northeast of Beijing, holds the access to Gubeikou, a strategic pass in the eastern part of the Great Wall. It was closed in June 2010.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.65 117.41 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Beijing, Great Wall of China, Major national historical and cultural sites in Beijing, Visitor attractions in Beijing


Jinshanling, a section of the Great Wall of China located in the mountainous area in Luanping County, 125 km northeast of Beijing. This section of the wall is connected with the Simatai section to the east. Some distance to the west lies the Mutianyu section. Jinshanling section of the wall was built from 1570 CE during the Ming Dynasty.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 40.68 117.24 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures in Beijing, Great Wall of China, Visitor attractions in Beijing


Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Xinchengzi