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Mutianyu Great Wall

Mutianyu Road, Huairou District, Beijing, China
+86 10 6162 6022
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In 1368 AD, Mutianyu Great Wall was built by Xu Da who is the main general for Zhuyuanzhang in the Great Wall ruins of Northern Qi Dynasty. Linked to Gubeikou in the east and Juyongguan in the west,the section of the Great Wall is the military hub defensing of the capitalsince ancient times. There are several famous watchtowers such as Zhengguantai, Dajiaolou, Yingfeidaoyang,Jiankou and Beijingjie, which has profound historical and cultural values. Surrounded by the mountains, the Greening rate of the Great Wall reaches 98%, and its scenery is beautiful. Known for its gorgeous scenery, Mutianyu is one of the essence in the Great Wall of Ming Dynasty. Mutianyuhas the characteristics of the fresh air, sided embrasure, peculiar guards, intensive watchtowers, the strong feeling of three-dimensional and the existing of the inside and outside branch. The Closed Tram, Speed slide, the China dream stone sity, the Great Wall hotel, Yisonglou restaurant are constructed inthe tourist area, so its facilities and function are perfect.The tourist area was added to the national 5A scenic spot list by the National Tourism Administration of China in 2011. In June 28, 2014,the Mutianyu Great Wallintegrated tourism service area put into use. The integrated tourism service area, having service functions including a visitor center, the Great Wall Culture Exhibition Center, and catering and tourism souvenirs street,covers an area of 20 acres.In this way, Mutianyu Great Wall will provide a better travel experience for visitors.
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Mutianyu Road, Huairou District, Beijing, China
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Reviewed yesterday

Amazing experience. Well worth the trip from central Beijing (about 75 mins drive). This part of the wall is extremely well preserved and you can walk (climb) as far as your legs will take you. Take the gondola ski-lift up there, and try the luge...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The ticket is 40 RMB for adult, and 20 RMB for youth. It is about 3.5 km from the information center (ticket office) to the entrance of the resort. The round trip shuttle cost 20 RMB. Cable is available at the foot of the mountain,...More

Thank TianlinZHAO
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We spent an amazing few hours here on our whistle-stop tour of China. Our tour operator (Mercury Travel) take visitors to this section of the wall as it is relatively quiet. Even in late June when we visited, there were times when we couldn't see...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great Wall and if you put in an extra effort you can see the real wall not only concrete from the 80’s :-) Wear good shoe and don’t go if it rains.

Thank RoJoSo
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We took a cable car to top and then did a Tobogaan with kids. They really enjoyed it. Its safe for all ages.

Thank manish3m
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Lots of walking but worth it. We arrived around 9:30am and thankfully it wasn’t very busy. However, upon departure there were lineups galore. Be prepared for lots of up and down walking, small steps and remember to bring some water and an energy bar or...More

Thank Elizandrichard
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I don't need to write too much about Great Wall as everyone knows that it is really fantastic, impressive and have great history. But I think if you want visit the Wall, Mutianyu is probably the best option. It is not easy to get there...More

Thank kosp88
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Mutianyu great wall is great with kids, with friends even with grandma and grandpa - you can choose how you want to explore it and how intense you want to experience it. With kids I recommend to either hike up from one of the villages...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

A must see when you are in Beijing. Easily accessible, only one hour and half from city center. You have the chance to reach the wall either by cable chairs or by cable car. To go down you have also the option of sliding. The...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed Mutinya section of Great Wall during Chinese New Year. Even though public holiday was not too crowded & has beautiful views.

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Lulu T
29 January 2018|
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Response from Tracey401 | Reviewed this property |
Hello. The wall is flat but steep in places and then there are stairs with no hand rails anywhere. For an unfit person it can be a bit of a task but if its something you are really wanting to do go to the highest chairlift... More
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gillian l
15 January 2018|
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I would suggest you take a flight but not in a business day as they are overrated at times fly like on a Thursday or Tuesday .All depends on how much you want to experience plus the time you have you could catch a train... More
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seanmoran94
13 January 2018|
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Response from Jan6455 | Reviewed this property |
Its quite a way to the wall. Taxis are at the airport and would do it but you can really get a dud deal from a lot of taxi drivers. If I were you I would do a private tour. Go online. There are numerous operators. You will... More
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