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Private Mutianyu Great Wall Day Trip from Beijing

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Overview
Come and join this amazing private day tour during your stay in Beijing. As one of the most popular section, Mutianyu Great Wall attracts thousands of travelers every day, hiking with your experienced personal tour guide, it will be amazing for sure! You can choose the options by different language. All the entrance tickets to the sights, lunch in a local Chinese restaurant and round cable car up and down the wall are inclusive. 
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    Mutianyu Great Wall
    Stop: 2 minutes - Admission included
    The Mutianyu Great Wall is considered the most beautiful section in Beijng. Located in Huairou County 72km northeast of Beijing, it stands opposite of Badaling Great Wall, connected with Juyongguan Pass in the west and Gubeikou Gateway in the east. The whole area is like a garden on a mountain top. There are abundant natural springs which feed a great variety of plants and fruit trees, keeping the air fresh all year long. The scenic beauty is excellent especially in spring and autumn.
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Highlights
  • Travel to the Great Wall with a private driver
  • Discover the popular Mutianyu section of the wall with a private guide
  • Relax with door-to-door round-trip transportation from your hotel
  • Upgrade for lunch, entrance, and cable car or chairlift and toboggan
What to Expect
After pickup from your downtown Beijing hotel, your guide will explain the history of the wall, as you travel through the countryside, including how this 1.5-mile (2.4-kilometer) section was first restored in 1986. On arrival, choose whether to ascend by cable car or chairlift. Your guide will accompany you, as you walk between ancient watchtowers and dramatic parapets. Choose to descend by cable car, chairlift, or the thrilling toboggan track. If you’ve upgraded, enjoy a traditional Chinese lunch at a local restaurant. After this, you might choose to visit Mutianyu Village or pick fruit in its orchards before your driver drops you back to your hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Time
8:30 AM
Duration
8h
Inclusions
  • English-speaking tour guide service fee
  • Air-conditioned vehicle with a private driver
  • Gas, toll & parking lot fees
  • Lunch at the local Chinese restaurant nearby the wall with upgrade option
  • Round Trip cable car up & cable car down the wall or chairlift up & toboggan down the wall with only upgrade option
  • Entry/Admission - Mutianyu Great Wall
Exclusions
  • Dinner
  • Gratuity to the guide and driver (optional)
  • With Option 2 guide and transportation included the entrance tickets to the sights meals and return cable car up and down the wall are excluded
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Please wear comfortable shoes
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Please provide your hotel address upon booking for picking up
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Infant (1-3 years old) are free providing they do not occupy a seat
  • Extra fee is requested after 8 hours tour
  • If you prefer to have different language tour guide than English one, please kindly make your booking with request 3 days advance
  • 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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connie is the best. she is smart, funny and very knowledgeable about Chinese history and current social trends. she is 5 star tour guide!~
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My wife and I had a layover in Beijing so we decided to go to the Great Wall during that time. One of our friends had used this company before and recommended them to us and we were so lucky to have used them! Amazing service, better experience, and the best tour guide
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Simply amazing. Great Wall of China is definitely a must visit place. And much better when you do with the right guide/person. Jenny was really amazing. Very knowledgeable about the history and the places to go. We were able to skip the crowds and had a really great time! Thanks
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Was picked up at the hotel lobby and then taken to our car, which had a selection of refreshments for the journey. On the way, facts about Beijing and The Great Wall were spoken about and discussions exchanged regarding Chinese and British lifestyles. Once at the venue, we took
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We took this tour yesterday and it was absolutely fantastic. Jenny was not only knowledgable about Beijing and the Great Wall but also gave us a great insight in to Chinese culture and day to day life. We were picked up at our hotel, offered a range of soft drinks or beer in the
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  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, French, German, Spanish
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