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Hiking,Trekking and Walking through beautiful countryside for all levels of fitness on China's wild Great Wall.
Building 21,countyard 5,chaoyang road | Chaoyang district, Beijing 100024, China
+86 139 1136 1736
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Reviewed today

This is the second hike I have done with James. Both have been spectacular! Newly relocated to Beijing I wanted someone that really knows the wall to introduce me the the trails and parts I have been searching for. James does not disappoint! He worked...More

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Reviewed yesterday

I can't say enough about this tour...I travel to Beijing for multiple weeks at a time for business and up until now had never been to The Great Wall. I've just never been interested in the standard tours to the more restored sections that are...More

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Reviewed yesterday

We spent an amazing two days with our guide, Peter, Yue Chao. He was delightful, funny, knowledgeable, helpful and kind! We were scheduled to hike at Jiankou, but because we were jet-lagged and recovering from colds, he took us to Gubeikou. It was a great...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

I joined this tour with a group of friends and we all loved it. The hike is amazing (especially on a sunny day), but not without challenges (stairs, medium steep climbs, longer ascents). It took us 5 hours, but we took some breaks for taking...More

1  Thank bhalter2017
Reviewed 5 days ago

I booked at private tour with Greatwall Trekclub Tours to hike the Jiankou to Mutianyu section of the Great Wall. Booking via email and payment was easy as the company responded within an hour in English. I was on a (female) solo trip to Beijing...More

1  Thank Kristina A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this as we had a 15 hour layover at PEK airport. James and his driver waited patiently for us (a couple in our 50s) in the morning while we dealt with the 2 hour transit visa processing gauntlet upon arrival and drove us...More

2  Thank vlad p
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect day, pick up at the hotel in time, nice guide, good driver, spectacular hike, it could not have been better... thank you James ...

1  Thank jmeyhofer
Reviewed 1 week ago

James did a fantastic job of giving great insight into the Unrestored part of the Great Wall as well as providing great company the entire time. We truly enjoyed our trip to this section of the wall!!!

1  Thank saskiasalm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the initial phone call with James, the pick up and our experience, the detail with everything we did was perfect. I have climbed the wall on 3 seperate occasions and there is absolutely no comparison. Professionalism, knowledge, fun and care are words I don't...More

1  Thank Tour623176
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took part in Discover Adventure's Great Wall of China trek, and we had James as our guide for the entirety of it! He was wonderful: very helpful, knowledgeable and passionate about his culture and country. He couldn't do enough to help us and teach us...More

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25 April 2017|
Response from Juliana S |
Hi , Nic and i are 50 also and semi active lol. We did 4 hour trek in damp conditions 2 days ago with James and you can do it! A couple of steep areas but not so steep for semi active 50 year olds, go for it. i would say... More
Anne L
26 September 2016|
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Response from Fernando S | Reviewed this property |
Concur with Shawn.... no large crowds with Treckclub Tours, but be prepared to do some hiking!! Not too dificult, but a walk in the park it is not!!.... James is a great guide and will make sure your experience is... More
13 May 2016|
Response from JamesR516 | Property representative |
Hi Turin Please send email to us,we will give more information to you. Have a nice day. James
Diana S
5 August 2015|
Response from JamesR516 | Property representative |
Hi my friend: Thanks for contacting us,please send an email to us and we will give more details and the price about your one day tour. Kindest regards. James