Great Wall Mutianyu section
Great Wall is one of the symbols of China and it is also one of the Seven Wonders of the World. In history, the Great Wall played a very important role in China. The Great Wall was built to protect the Chinese states and empires against the raids and invasions of the various nomadic groups of the Eurasian Steppe. The Mutianyu Great Wall is one of the best-preserved and best-known Great Wall sections. It was first built during the Northern Qi Dynasty (550-557) and there are 23 watchtowers distributed at close intervals along the wall. During the Aupairia program, you will visit the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall, explore the local surroundings and enjoy the local food.
China Ethnic Museum (China Ethnic Culture Park)
The China Ethnic Museum (Chinese Ethnic Culture Park) is an anthropological museum as well as a complex to reconstruct, collect, display and study the ethnic cultures, histories and social life of the 56 nationalities in China. The museum is located to the west of Beijing National Olympic Park. The total area of 50 hectares display the exhibits and culture of the 56 nationalities of China. Over 56 villages, 100+ sceneries, 200 ethnic houses and 2 main exhibition halls have been constructed in the park.
In the China Ethnic Museum, you can enjoy their typical performance, such as dance and songs, and are often invited to join in the traditional performances.