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All Inclusive Private Trekking Tour from Jiankou To Mutianyu Great Wall provided by Greatwall Trekclub Tours

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All Inclusive Private Trekking Tour from Jiankou To Mutianyu Great Wall

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Thrill-seekers will love this private Great Wall trekking tour that takes you from the wild, unrestored Jiankou section to the well-known stretch at Mutianyu. Discover the Great Wall in its renovated and unrenovated states as you hike with a private guide, following a route that would be almost impossible to find independently. Tour includes lunch and round-trip door-to-door transportation.
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  • 1
    The Great wall of Jiankou-The Great Wall Alternative
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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    Mutianyu Great Wall
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • Take the Great Wall at your own pace with a private trekking guide
  • Trek the unrestored, wild, and beautiful Jiankou section to Mutianyu
  • Enjoy water, snacks, and a local restaurant lunch
  • Relax with door-to-door round-trip transportation from Beijing
What to Expect
After pickup from your hotel, travel in climate-controlled comfort to Xishanzi village in Huairou country. Hike cross-country to reach the Jiankou Great Wall, and climb the tower for sweeping views of the steep sections to the west and east. Hike to the Niujijiaobian, an extremely steep and dangerous section, where your guide shows you an alternative route. Break for snacks and catch your breath before you hike along the wall to the start of the renovated Great Wall at Mutianyu. You walk several hours from here before enjoying lunch in a local Chinese restaurant and returning to your hotel.
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Important Information
  • Local
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • Professional guide
  • Private transfer
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - The Great wall of Jiankou-The Great Wall Alternative
  • Entry/Admission - Mutianyu Great Wall
  • Other personal expense, such as cable car, slide rail fees
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum age is 12 years
  • Please wear conformable shoes for hiking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required. Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • A maximum of 8 people per booking
  • Please leave your hotel information upon booking if you don't have any local contact number.
  • keep your insect repellent pump spray
  • Travel insurance is encouraged
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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h safrit wrote a review Nov 2019
1 contribution
From the 8 AM pick up at my hotel until I was returned at 7 PM, my trip with James Ren was pure pleasure,aside from being very informative. What a way to see the Great Wall. I highly recommend James.
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Date of experience: November 2019
Oliver H wrote a review Oct 2019
Düsseldorf, Germany11 contributions
We thoroughly enjoyed our trip and Peter was a wonderful and very caring guide. Organisation, advance communication, driver and car were perfect and the sites visited were spectacular. Concerning the restaurant visit afterwards, we would suggest to offer more luxurious options
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Pany wrote a review Oct 2019
14 contributions
Wow James, Our private trekking tour from the “wild” portion of the Great Wall in Jiankou to the restored beautiful Mutianyu Great Wall will forever be in our memory. My wife and I have hiked many places in the world but this was one of the more challenging nearly 8 miles with
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JacquiL wrote a review Oct 2019
Southport, United Kingdom5 contributions1 helpful vote
Fantastic day out with Peter. Great weather, superb views on a quiet unspoilt part of the Great Wall. Private driver and guide highly recommended. Our guide Peter spoke good English and was able to provide much information on the history of the Wall. He looked after us
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killermiller808 wrote a review Sep 2019
Hilo, Hawaii22 contributions
I can't recommend this tour enough! Peter was our guide and he was excellent! He was extremely knowledgable, friendly, and fun to hang out with. We started with a hike to the old Jiankou Great Wall and made our way to the more well known Mutianyu Great wall. Jiankou was my
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Key Details
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, Chinese
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