According to reports, the temperature at Badaling Great Wall has dropped to minus 0℃ at night for 3 days, and the average temperature difference between day and night reaches up to over 10℃. Lasting frost and dramatic temperature difference accelerate the leaves to change color. Currently, 90 percent of leaves have turned red, marking the high season for fall-foliage watching. It is predicted that the best autumn scenery at Badaling Great Wall lasts around one week.
The Badaling section of the Great Wall is the best-preserved and one of most imposing sections of the stretching Great Wall. It is also the most-visited and most accessible section.
Want to admire the autumn color at Great Wall? Our recommended 4-Day Classic Beijing Tour may give you a good start.