Gubei Water Town is located near Beijing, backed by one of the most beautiful and dangerous Great Wall sections: Simatai. This rare ancient village is a combination of local architecture and natural landscape of water and mountains.
Gubei Water Town is located in Miyun County, near Beijing. It surrounds the beautiful Mandarin Duck Lake Reservoir and leans against the Simatai Great Wall, the most dangerous and majestic section of the entire Great Wall.Regarded as 'Wuzhen water village of Beijing', Gubei Water Town boasts a combination of mountains, water and ancient village. The town is characterized by the northern architectural style, and the history and culture of the late Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) and the Republic of China (1912-1949) historic period. Most buildings are reconstructed in the traditional courtyard style. Based on five ancient villages and a water resource, this water town has developed into a large-scale sightseeing and holiday destination.