Huanghuacheng is largely restored, remote but more easily accessible. Hiking from Huanghuacheng to Xishuiyu is simply an ideal day trip or weekend excursion. It is an awesome place where you’ll experience uncrowded adventurous hike and the power of nature. Below are 8 quick facts about amazing Huanghuacheng Great Wall.
1.) The Wall is named, Hang Hua Cheng, or “ the Yellow Flower City” and it’s located 65 km North of Beijing.
2.) Huanghuacheng Great Wall was built in 1404 during the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644).
3.) Huanghuacheng is about 10.8 km (6.7 miles) long and combine with a summer resort, mountains and lakes.
4.) Huanghuacheng is called “water Great Wall” as it’s divided into three sections by water, and part of the Wall is underneath the Wall.
5.) Huanghuachneng is ruined, wild, and part of it is restored to some degree.
6.) When summer comes, the yellow flowers are in full blossom and cover the whole mountains and villages, it’s very beautiful and pleasing.
7.) Hiking the Great Wall from Huanghuacheng to Zhuangdaokou or Xishuiyu requires 3- 5 leisurely hours.
8.) The difficulty of Huanghuacheng hike is moderate, but always safe. It’s an ideal place if you like beautiful scenery, mountains, lakes and peacefulness of it. You could easily spend whole day here.