WildChina is pleased to announce that guests visiting the Great Wall will soon have one more incredible way to view the ancient fortification.
Starting after July 1, visitors to the Badaling wall will have the opportunity to view the wall from the air, taking flight in as350b3 model helicopters based out of Beijing Badaling airport. Generally used for search and rescue, medical aid, and police air support, these helicopters can fit up to four passengers. The initial pricing, for a time of 15 minutes in the air, is CNY 1,500 per person. If the initial offerings are successful, Those willing to throw down more cash will soon be able to pay CNY 30,000-CNY 50,000 for an hour of charter time.