time 10 Hours
luggage 2-12 travellers
location Beijing
language English &
Mandarin

Spectacular Great Wall Excursion at Mutianyu

Tour Summary

In this private guided tour, you will travel to the extraordinary 2000-year-old Great Wall of China, one of the most amazing structures ever built by man, spanning nearly 4,000 miles of China‘s northern frontier.


The Great Wall at Mutianyu is about 45 miles northeast of Beijing and enjoys a long history. It connects Juyongguan Pass in the west and Gubeikou Great Wall in the east. The wall was first built in Northern Qi Dynasty (550 - 557). In the Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644) Tan Lun and Qi Jiguang, two famous generals, rebuilt it in order to strengthen its defensive potential when they guarded the strategic pass. It served as the northern protective screen, guarding the capital and imperial mausoleums for generations.

Tour itinerary

08:00-10:00 Leave hotel and travel to the famous Mutianyu Great Wall

10:00-13:00 Visit Mutianyu Great Wall (UNESCO World Heritage Site)

13:00-14:00 Lunch in a local restaurant

14:00-15:30 Back to the city

15:30-16:00 Olympic Bird Nest and Water Cube (photo stop)

16:00-17:00 Drop off at Hotel


read more
Important Information
Tour Location China-Beijing
Meetup Location Hotel Pick-up

Inclusions

  • Private transportation with air-conditioned vehicle
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Entrance tickets to Mutianyu Great Wall with cable car
  • 2 bottles of mineral water
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Exclusions

  • Olympic Bird Nest and Water Cube entrance tickets
  • Lunch
  • Personal expenses
read more
Calendar:
Time:
Travellers:
(30 / 200)*100 % off
(80 / 200)*100 % off
   Per Person

Have questions about this tour?

About the Guide

Ivy L.

Member since 10/11/2016

I’m Ivy and I am part of a local guide service that offers the most comprehensive guided tour options. We cover anything, from small group packages to tailor made private itineraries and will happily arrange any hotels, flights or train tickets that you might need! Myself and the guides who work with me are passionate and knowledgeable and love sharing our country with international travelers! If you would like to know more about me, our tours or would like to change any of our itineraries please feel free to contact us at: alliance@guides.kootour.com

Learn more