Direct bullet train from Beijing North train station by using Beijing subway rmb2-00 Subway Line 2, Line 4 and Line 13 to Xizhimen Station, get off and then walk to the railway station
buy a ticket rmb6-00 per person from the Beijing North train station to Badaling Great Wall (Yanqing County ) Line S2 refer ticket below the last stop . beat the traffic jam!!!
you can observe the panorama of the Guan Valley Scenic Area, the Juyongguan Section of the wall, the hundred-year-old Beijing-Zhangjiakou railway.
drop off from the train follow the crowds to The Great wall.along the way on the right hand side is the Great Wall Museum .
Either you walk up to or option using cable car will reach to No 8 north tower which is the highest point of impressive Great Wall. From North tower 1 walk to North 8 tower is abit far take 3-4 hours approx