All-Inclusive Private Day Trip to Mutianyu and Huanghuacheng Water Great Wall


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From $208.00

29 reviews   (4.97)

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 9 hours

Departs: china, china

TicketType: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

Overview

If you want to visit the Great Wall of China and are looking for a different view,choose this tour.Mutianyu section of the Wall:you will enjoy this more remote section where you can ride a cable car to the top of the mountain and slide back down to the base on a toboggan track sled. After lunch at a local restaurant,visit Huanghucheng Waterside Great Wall which combines the Chinese feng shui elements of mountains and water in a unique, beautiful setting.  It is called the Great Wall in Water.


What's Included

Bottled water

Cable car round-trip or Ski lift up and toboggan down at the Great Wall

Entrance fee

Hotel pickup and drop-off(For Hotels within the 4th ring road of Beijing City)

Lunch

Professional guide

Transport by private vehicle

What's Not Included

Gratuities


Traveler Information

  • INFANT: Age: 0 - 4
  • CHILD: Age: 5 - 10
  • ADULT: Age: 11 - 90

Additional Info

  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Please wear comfortable shoes
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Please wear comfortable shoes
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Mutianyu Great Wall
Your English-speaking guide and driver will meet you in your hotel's lobby in Beijing  to start today’s trip.

You will heading to the Great Wall at Muyianyu section, located in Beijing’s Huairou County about 70km from Beijing’s city center (about 1 hour and 30 minute drive). Upon arrival at the Great Wall,your professional tour guide will give you an explication of the Great Wall and the related Chinese history and culture. You will have your choice of taking a cable car or chair lift up and spend 2 hours hiking on the Wall. Then you have the option of taking a toboggan ride back down (a lot of fun and highly recommended)or simply return the way you came.

Mutianyu section was first built in Northern Qi Dynasty (550-557). There are 23 watchtowers distributed at close intervals along the wall. It is mainly made of slabs of granite. It measures 23 feet (7 meters) to 26 feet (8 meters) in height, and 4 yards (4 meters) to 5 yards (5 meters) in width.It is the longest intact section of The Great Wall at a length of 5,400 meters.It is known for its beautiful surroundings, dense woods and rich pastures changing colors with the seasons of a year.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Great Wall at Huanghuacheng
Then you have lunch at local restaurant,another 1 hours to Huanghuacheng Waterside Great Wall.

Huanghuacheng section is an uncrowded section. You can experience different activities like taking a boat on the lake(optional) to appreciate the Great Wall on the surrounding mountains. You can hike around the lake and across the dam instead of climbing the mountains.Some stairs are very steep, but you will be satisfied with the achievement and the scenery when you climb to the top.During summer the countryside around Huanghuacheng's Great Wall is swathed in yellow, as masses of wild flowers come into bloom.Huanghua Great Wall was built in North Qi and was renovated for a few times during Sui and Tang dynasties.in Yuan dynasty, this area was an important transport spot and in Ming dynasty it was turned into a military town. 10,800 meters long.Huanghuacheng Great Wall.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Included

Water Great Wall at Huanghuacheng
At the end of the tour, driving back to downtown,the tour guide and driver will drop you off at the hotel in Beijing or site in the city.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included


Reviews

Sue and John Caldwell
susan c, 29-10-2019
A big thank you to Miko our personal guide for making our trip to the Great Wall a wonderful experience. Miko’s knowledge and friendliness made our day very enjoyable. Highly recommend Miko to other tourists who come to Beijing. Thanks, Sue and John
Day Trip to Mutianyu and Huanghuacheng Water Great Wall with Tour Guide ANSON
biggiesmalls49, 15-10-2019
Fantastic day with a Fantastic Guide! I would highly recommend this tour..seeing both sections of the wall is a must see. Anson was excellent and was able to share many tidbits of history and facts that helped to enhance the trip
Highlight of our trip to China!
likestolaugh81, 07-10-2019
I LOVED this tour! It was the best thing we did in China. In addition to the Great Wall being an amazing thing to see, Lucy was a fantastic tour guide! She took us to two different parts of the wall - one that wasn't very crowded and one that was totally remote. She took a ton of great photos for us. It was just me, my husband and Lucy. We also had the best meal in China at this small little village. It was TOTALLY worth it to hire a private guide, and Lucy was so knowledgable with strong English.
Visit 2 different sections of the great wall!
Laura U, 18-09-2019
First things first, our guide Lucy was incredible! So accommodating, polite, knowledgeable and well prepared!!she stayed with us the whole time, explained everything, answered questions and walked with us. We were driven in a nice private car with a driver.. I cannot recommend her enough!!
We went on a Wednesday mid September 2019 (sunny day, perfect weather) to the Mutianyu part Which is more touristy but with our private tour we had no crowds at all! We got there before all the big tour buses and were leaving at the time everyone else was arriving... Great for 2 tourists that hate hoads of tourist. Thereafter we went to an authentic Chinese restaurant and the food was delicious! After we went to Huanghuacheng Water gate part of the wall Wich had absolutely no tourist at all, we were on our own climbing the very steep part of the wall where you can see the lake and dam that breaks up the wall.. The views are incredible and there is no price for the amazing sights of the original wall with no people and just you there enjoying a nice day and a challenging hike up the highest towers to take the best photos.
If you want to avoid crowds and get a true experience when visiting the wall, I highly recommend this tour, you get the best of both parts and in my opinion is worth every penny!
Ask for Lucy, she is very sweet and helpful and if like me you hate big groups of tourists, this is the only way to actually enjoy the vist to the wall.
A amazing day at the Great Wall of China
ChrisEvelyneBrown, 07-08-2019
This tour was absolutely amazing and I highly recommend it. Our guide David was excellent, he picked us up at the hotel on time, gave us a lot of interesting information about Beijing on the way to the Great Wall, and was always friendly and answered any questions or requests we had. We accessed the first part of the wall by ski lift and went down on the toboggan which we all enjoyed. When walking on the wall, the view was wonderful. We then drove to a local restaurant - the meal was delicious -and walked the second part of the wall after lunch. There were hardly any other people on this section and it was well worth doing too. Just make sure you have good shoes as it is very steep with no steps at times. We'll always have fond memories of our trip to the Great Wall.




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