When is the best time to visit the Great Wall of China? What's the weather like? With some caveats (see below), we believe that the best season is spring（April, and May) and autumn (September and October).
If you're visiting Beijing with kids, don't miss our 101 family-friendly activities for children when exploring the capital. From free museums to singing elevators, treetop adventures to puppet shows on barges, we've got loads of brilliant ideas to help you keep the children happy.