Located in Huairou district and about 70 km from downtown Beijing, Mutianyu Great Wall is less crowded with picturesque views. This section once worked as the northern barrier defending the capital and the imperial tombs.
What to Expect
For this half-day private Mutianyu Great Wall hiking tour, the starting time will be at 8:00 am or 1:00 pm, ending at 1:00 pm or 6:00 pm. Please indicate your preferred starting time while make the booking.
The local tour guide and driver will pick you up from your downtown Beijing hotel at the appointed time. It takes around 1.5 hours driving from Beijing to Mutianyu Great Wall. Besides its strategically important location and compact layout, the Mutianyu Great Wall is also famous for its breathtakingly beautiful scenery, you will appreciate beacon towers lying at some advantageous strategic forts as well as the charming natural scenery at the foot of the wall.
There are three ways to get onto the Wall, apart from hiking up on foot, you can also take cable car or chair lift. To get down the Great Wall, you can walk step by step or take a Toboggan slide down. You can choose your preferred one and pay on the spot.
After around 2 hours of hiking on the Mutianyu Great Wall, the tour guide and driver will transfer you back to downtown Beijing and drop you off at your hotel.
- Private air-conditioned car/ van
- Licensed professional driver
- English-speaking tour guide
- Entrance fee of Mutianyu Great Wall
- Bottled water
- Fuel surcharge and tax
- Hotel pick-up and drop-off service
What's Not Included
- Cable Car or toboggan
Know Before You Go
• A moderate amount of walking is involved
• Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
• Please indicate your preferred starting time