Explore the beauty of Gubei Water Town in Miyun County! This historic town surrounds the beautiful Mandarin Duck Lake Reservoir and leans against the Simatai Great Wall. It is accessible and is a perfect place for a day trip or overnight stay. Explore its maze-like hutongs or alleyways and scenic waterways; as you stroll along the streets, windswept old ladies selling postcards and lots of ice cream stands will greet you. You can watch regular performances that incorporate traditional Chinese culture, and at night, prepare your heart as the beautiful lights illuminate the town, with the Simatai Great Wall sparkling in the background. Take this trip with your friends and family if you want to witness Beijing's old-fashioned simplicity and elegance.