Q: How to buy tickets for the Simatai Great Wall?
The Simatai Great Wall is the only one preserving the original appearance in China’s fortified walls. It is a valuable cultural heritage. Due to the steep terrain, low wall and limited capacity, the Simatai Great Wall adopts the ticket booking system to limit the passenger flow in accordance with the provisions of the Guideline for Measurement of Carry Capacity of Scenic Area and Article 45 of the Tourism Law the People's Republic of China, so as to protect the Great Wall and ensure the safety of tourists.
Q: How to book tickets for the Simatai Great Wall?
Login to Simatai official website or WeChat and click subscribe icon for Beijing Wtown Shopping Mall - Products and Services - Ticket Booking – Wait for Booking.
Q: The open time for reservations of the Simatai Great Wall?
Reservations are divided into three periods 10: 00, 12: 00 and 14: 00.
Q: What do you need to make a reservation?
Reservation should be made in real name, and you are required to fill in the valid ID number, name and contact information.
Q: Why do you need to make a reservation at least one day in advance to visit the Simatai Great Wall?
Simatai Great Wall implements the reservation system to limit passenger flow. The purpose of the reservation system is to ensure the quota, while tourists who do not make reservation are not guaranteed.
Q: Where is the announcement for reservation published?
The announcement has been published on the website of VisitingBeijing.com.cn , Miyun District Government website, Baidu encyclopedia, 360 encyclopedia, resort official website. The official website is www.wtown.com
Q: Why do you set "advance reservation" and "on-site reservation"?
First of all, Simatai Great Wall Scenic Area implements the reservation system to limit the passenger flow. The divided visiting time can effectively control the number of tourists. Secondly, the mechanism guarantees both the number of tourists who made reservation and the opportunity for tourists who did not make reservation so as to meet the needs of different groups.
Q: What is the difference between “advance reservation” and “on-site reservation”?
For tourists making advance reservation, their access to the Great Wall is guaranteed; for tourists making on-site reservation, their access to the Great Wall depends on the immediate flow of passengers, and they are only allowed to visit the Great Wall in specified periods of time by batches according to the arrangement of the staff.
Q: Why tourists buying “Simatai Great Wall + Wtown” coupon tickets on site or buying tickets for Simatai Great Wall at the ticket office are guaranteed their access, while those making on-site reservation for the single tour of the Great Wall are not guaranteed?
The quota for the single tour of the Great Wall is 600 people, including those making advance reservation and those making on-site reservation. Under the premise of ensuring the access of tourists with advance reservation, if their number is less than 600 and the number of tourists for a single batch in any specified period of time is less than 200, then there will be a quota for tourists making on-site reservation for the single tour; otherwise, there will be no quota for tourists making on-site reservation for the single tour.
Q: Are there other ways to visit the Simatai Great Wall in case the quota is full?
First, you can choose to buy the "Simatai Great Wall + Water Town" coupon ticket, and visit Beijing Wtown first to ease the long waiting time;
Second, in case the quota is limited for the single tour of the Simatai Great Wall, you can choose to book tickets for the Simatai Great Wall on site, but are required to enter in specified period of time by batch. The general waiting time is 1-2 hours.
In the waiting time, you can choose to have a rest in the rest area or pay a visit around the Beijing Wtown scenic area.
Q: Can one make a reservation instead of another person?
Currently, the SImatai Great Wall implements the real-name reservation system. In order to ensure the quota and avoid emergence of ticket tout, you need to hold your valid ID to buy tickets.
Q: Simatai Great Wall can only be visited by walk?
The Simatai Great Wall is equipped with cable cars. The ticket for one-way tour is 90 yuan / person, for two-way tour is 160 yuan / person. You can select according to your needs to enjoy different scenery.
Q: How long does it take to walk through the Simatai Great Wall?
About one and a half hours walking from the ticket barrier to the 10th floor.
Q: By what means if you want to visit Simatai Great Wall?
Tourists visiting the Simatai Great Wall are divided into two types: the first is to visit it through Beijing Wtown, and the second is to make a reservation through the official website of Beijing Wtown Tourism Co., Ltd. one day in advance. If you have made a reservation or have not yet purchased tickets, it is recommended to purchase the "Simatai Great Wall + Beijing Wtown" coupon ticket, which provide a discount for visiting Beijing Wtown and the Simatai Great Wall.
Q: What is the standard capacity of the Simatai Great Wall?
According to the Guideline for Measurement of Carry Capacity of Scenic Area issued by China National Tourism Administration and the actual situation of the Simatai Great Wall, the carrying capacity is different under different weather conditions. See detailed information in the announcement of the scenic area and the official website.
Q: What’s the reason for checking in and out?
Simatai Great Wall Scenic Area implements the reservation system to limit the passenger flow. The visiting quota, batches and periods are generated automatically by the ticket selling and checking system (Simatai Great Wall Reservation System).
Q: What’s the reason for visiting in batches?
First of all, Simatai Great Wall Scenic Area implements the reservation system to limit the passenger flow. The divided visiting time can effectively control the number of tourists. Secondly, it may meet the needs of both tourists making reservation in advance and those making reservation on site.
Q: What’s the capacity of the Simatai Great Wall?
The maximum capacity of the Simatai Great Wall: no more than 1,200 people (immediate) under normal weather conditions, in case of strong wind (wind speed ≥ 15 m / s), no more than 600 people, in case of rain and snow, no more than 450 people, in case of thunderstorm, no more than 220 people.
Q: What’s the relationship between the Simatai Great Wall and Beijing Wtown?
The Simatai Great Wall and Beijing Wtown are two different scenic spots belonging to Beijing Wtown (Simatai Great Wall) International Resort in Miyun District. They are managed by Beijing Wtown Tourism Co., Ltd.