On the Simatai Great Wall, you can watch the sunrise and sunset and the movement of cloud. You can immerse yourself into the beautiful nights. The town is a great vacation resort away from the hustle and bustle of city, and it is also rich in Chinese traditional culture. Falling into sleep with stars and the miracle of architecture is a unique and unparalleled experience. We invite you to discover the beautiful scenery in the world of stars and lights.
CAMPING AT THE JUXIAN TOWER TO OBSERVE STAR TRAILS
Juxian Tower has an altitude of 1,000 meters with a great visibility at night. Many astro photographers camp here to wait for the star trails at midnight and witness the movement of the stars and moon.
A SKY FILLED WITH STARS AND A TOWN DECORATED WITH LIGHTS
When night falls, the renowned Great Wall is enlivened by scattered lights. Bathing in the moonlight, you can enjoy the scenery with a lantern that echoes the lights at the foot of the mountain.
PICNIC ON THE GREAT WALL, A WONDERFUL EXPERIENCE
At sunset, you can explore the sections of the Great Wall unknown to most visitors. On one of the most beautiful architecture stretching for thousands of miles, you may invite local people to join you and learn about the Wall's history. With candles and wine, let's raise our glass to this wonderful night.
You can stand on the Great Wall to overlook the lofty mountains. You can experience history by climbing the Great Wall, just like an old man coming from the past.
Simatai in history
The Simatai Great Wall was first built in 1368. It starts from Wangjing Tower in the east and ends with Houchuankou in the west. It is the only existing part of the Great Wall that can demonstrate the original appearance of the Ming Dynasty Great Wall.
The Simatai Great Wall is beautiful for its primitive simplicity, the vicissitude it experienced, its loftiness, ruggedness and vitality.