She rode a cable car to a watchtower, signed a guestbook and strolled along a stretch of the wall for about half an hour with a small group of aides and security officers, according to the Associated Press.
The first lady, clad in designer duds and big sunglasses, said, “This is beautiful. This is amazing,” according to Vanity Fair magazine.
The first lady stayed in China as President Trump traveled to Danang, Vietnam, to take part in a regional economic and security conference.
Speaking before the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit, Trump echoed his 2016 stump speech by complaining that too many countries take advantage of the United States on trade, and vowing to change that.
“I am always going to put America first the same way that I expect all of you in this room to put your countries first,” Trump told APEC.