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Vicky Wen
Tour designer

5-day experiencing the sublime of the Great Wall in 4 different sections: Mutianyu, Jinshanling, Gubeikou and Huangyaguan.

Highlights

  • Hiking at the Great Wall
  • Different views at different sections
  • All-time escort and guidance

Tour Itinerary

DAY
1
Beijing Arrival
  • Activities: Airport Transfer (Beijing)
  • Meals: No Meals
  • Hotels: Crowne Plaza Hotel Beijing Chaoyang U-Town 5-star hotel  |  Sunworld Hotel 4-star hotel  |  Dongfang Hotel Beijing 3-star hotel

Upon arrival in Beijing, your Beijing tour guide will escort you to hotel. The rest of the day is free on your own.

 

- Smart Tips: For your solo adventure, you can take a visit to the Ancient Observatory, just 2-stop away by Bus NO.29 from your hotel (Feitian Hotel Beijing). If you are traveling with kids, Beijing Amusement Park is a good choice (2 stops by Bus NO.829 )

* Note: Transfer, entrance fee and meals for your solo adventure will be on your own arrangement.

DAY
2
Beijing
  • Activities: Mutianyu Cable Car(round trip), Shahe Cloisonne Factory
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch at Xin Shuang Quan Restaurant
  • Hotels: Crowne Plaza Hotel Beijing Chaoyang U-Town 5-star hotel  |  Sunworld Hotel 4-star hotel  |  Dongfang Hotel Beijing 3-star hotel

Kick start your morning with a fresh cup of coffee. Later your Beijing tour guide will take you to the Great Wall. There are several sections of the Great Wall and we select the most enjoyable one for your visit: Mutianyu Section. You will take a round-trip cable car ride.

Near the Great Wall, you will visit an interesting cloisonné factory to learn about the process.

Drive back to downtown Beijing and relax.

 

- Smart Tips:

  • Rub away fatigue, you can enjoy a traditional massage or spa for tonight. Your Beijing tour guide will be happy to give great tips.
  • DAY
    3
    Beijing
    • Activities: Hike from The Gubeikou-Jinshanling Great Wall, The Gubeikou Great Wall
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch , Dinner
    • Hotels: Jinshanling Great Wall Guest House 3-star hotel  |  Jinshanling Great Wall Guest House 3-star hotel  |  Jinshanling Great Wall Guest House 3-star hotel

    Gear up! Today your Beijing tour guide will pick you up at your hotel in Beijing and escort you to Jinshanling Section of the Great Wall.

    The hike from Jinshangling Section to Gubeikou Section will take about 5 hours. The pace is subject to your physical condition. Tonight you will camp on the Great Wall.

     

    - Smart Tips:

  • We suggest you bring some warm cloth for it gets a bit chilly at night. Lunch and dinner will be served in a local family or hotel. Some snack will be great, too.
  • Jinshanling Section of the Great Wall

    DAY
    4
    Beijing
    • Activities: The Huangyaguan Great Wall Hike, The Huangyaguan Great Wall
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
    • Hotels: Crowne Plaza Hotel Beijing Chaoyang U-Town 5-star hotel  |  Sunworld Hotel 4-star hotel  |  Dongfang Hotel Beijing 3-star hotel

    Today your Great Wall hiking guide will escort you to Huangyaguan Section of the Great Wall, which has held 12 marathon competitions since 1999.

    The hike at this section depends on your physical condition.

    Later today, you will be back to the hotel in Beijing downtown. Time to relax.

     

    - Smart Tips:

  • Rub away fatigue, you can enjoy a traditional massage or spa for tonight. Your Beijing tour guide will be happy to give great tips.
  • Your breakfast and lunch will be served in local family or hotel, simple but clean. It's smart to bring some food with you.
  • Huangyaguan Section

    DAY
    5
    Beijing Departure
    • Activities: Hotel to airport Transfer (Beijing)
    • Meals: Breakfast

    

    Today you will leave Beijing. Your Beijing tour guide will take you to the airport.

    Hope you had a great time in this Great Wall hiking trip. See you again soon!

     

    Prices (Go Solo Private Tour)

    $ USD
    Apr.1- Nov.31 Superior Class Deluxe Class Tourist Class Single Room Supplement
    1 person -
    2-5 persons / /
    6-9 persons / /

    * The price may change during some festivals including the Spring Festival, Tomb Sweeping Day, Labor Day (1st May), Mid Autumn Day and National Day (1st Oct.).

    * The price is subject to change based on exchange rate.

    What's Included & Excluded

    Price Inclusion

    • Entrance fees.
    • Meals listed in the itinerary.
    • Private transfers.
    • Private English-speaking guide and driver.
    • Hotels listed in the itinerary.
    • Service Charge & Taxes.
    • China Life Tourist Accident/Casualty Insurance.
    • Luggage Transfers.

    Price Exclusion

    • International Airfare or Train Tickets to enter or leave China.
    • China Entry Visa Fees.
    • Excess Baggage Charges.
    • Personal Expenses.
    • Any meals that are not mentioned in the tour itinerary.
    • Single Room Supplement.
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