About China

Welcome to China, a land of history, culture, and ancient treasures. Situated along the Yangtze and Yellow Rivers, early farmers founded a civilization that has become the most populous nation in the world. Along with its terracotta warriors and horses, Peking Man, and myriad other artifacts, The Great Wall of China is a world-renowned testament of the power and industry of one of the great nations of all time.

CIA World Factbook--China
China National Tourist Office

About the Great Wall of China

Built, rebuilt, and maintained for generations, The Great Wall of China has become a defining landmark within China.

Map

Below you will find a map showing the different pieces and parts of the wall, when they were built, and by whom.

Map of the different sections of the Great Wall of China Wikimedia Commmons (CC)

Photo Tour of the Great Wall of China

You can experience the different sections of The Great Wall of China by taking a photo tour of the edifice at the following link.

Travel China Guide

Video Tour of the Great Wall of China

For a quick tour and history of The Great Wall of China, you can explore the following video.

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