From Badaling, it's about 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the southeast to Beijing and 110 miles (177 kilometers) to the southeast to Tianjin.
The region is extremely popular with tourists. To understand why, get out and explore the interesting attractions surrounding Badaling. You may also wish to check out Xiaotangshan, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northwest, and Huilongguan 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the northwest.
If you're staying in Badaling, why not head to Beijing. Approximately 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the southeast, this regional city is where you can find Chaoyang Theater, Eight Great Temples and Front Gate (Qianmen Gate). Houhai - Back Lakes, Beijing Working People's Cultural Palace and Workers Stadium are some other interesting attractions definitely worth visiting for those who would like to spend a while longer there.
When the weather's great, why don't you grab the chance to explore Beijing 's gardens?. Faith is an important facet of every place's make-up, so set aside some time to visit Beijing 's temples and other sites of religious significance.
Relax the way the locals do in Beijing. Try cycling and picnicking while you are here.
When the time is right to put away your camera and say "Zàijiàn" to Badaling, you'll be well stocked up with happy memories to take home.