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All Inclusive Private Trekking Tour from Jiankou To Mutianyu Great Wall

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Overview
Jiankou Great Wall is located in Badaohe village in the northwest of Huairou County in Beijing, about 30 kilometers away from Huairou County Town. It is also situated at Bohai Town (North part at Badaohe, while south part at Bohai). Jiankou Great Wall connects to Mutianyu's East side of the wall, and it's joined the Dazhenyu Great Wall in the West. Since the mountain here is higher and steeper, this section becomes more winding and varied. "Jiankou", is translated as "Arrow Knot" in English as the shape of the mountain is like an arrow, with the collapsed ridge opening as its arrow knot. This is a private group with a professional trekking guide, and you will have so much fun from this Great Wall hiking tour.

Please miss the weekend when you book it because the Mutianyu Great wall is getting busy and busy at the weekend and holiday.
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You'll get picked up
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  • 1
    The Great wall of Jiankou-The Great Wall Alternative
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    Mutianyu Great Wall
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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You'll return to the starting point
Highlights
  • Take the Great Wall at your own pace with a private trekking guide
  • Trek the unrestored, wild, and beautiful Jiankou section to Mutianyu
  • Enjoy water, snacks, and a local restaurant lunch
  • Relax with door-to-door round-trip transportation from Beijing
What to Expect
After pickup from your hotel, travel in climate-controlled comfort to Xishanzi village in Huairou country. Hike cross-country to reach the Jiankou Great Wall, and climb the tower for sweeping views of the steep sections to the west and east. Hike to the Niujijiaobian, an extremely steep and dangerous section, where your guide shows you an alternative route. Break for snacks and catch your breath before you hike along the wall to the start of the renovated Great Wall at Mutianyu. You walk several hours from here before enjoying lunch in a local Chinese restaurant and returning to your hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We will pick up from any hotel inside of 5th ring road in Beijing.
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Duration
8h
Inclusions
  • Local
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • Professional guide
  • Private transfer
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - The Great wall of Jiankou-The Great Wall Alternative
  • Entry/Admission - Mutianyu Great Wall
Exclusions
  • Other personal expense, such as cable car, slide rail fees
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum age is 12 years
  • Please wear conformable shoes for hiking
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required. Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • A maximum of 8 people per booking
  • Please leave your hotel information upon booking if you don't have any local contact number.
  • keep your insect repellent pump spray
  • Travel insurance is encouraged
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • 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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From the 8 AM pick up at my hotel until I was returned at 7 PM, my trip with James Ren was pure pleasure,aside from being very informative. What a way to see the Great Wall. I highly recommend James.
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We thoroughly enjoyed our trip and Peter was a wonderful and very caring guide. Organisation, advance communication, driver and car were perfect and the sites visited were spectacular. Concerning the restaurant visit afterwards, we would suggest to offer more luxurious options
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Wow James, Our private trekking tour from the “wild” portion of the Great Wall in Jiankou to the restored beautiful Mutianyu Great Wall will forever be in our memory. My wife and I have hiked many places in the world but this was one of the more challenging nearly 8 miles with
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Fantastic day out with Peter. Great weather, superb views on a quiet unspoilt part of the Great Wall. Private driver and guide highly recommended. Our guide Peter spoke good English and was able to provide much information on the history of the Wall. He looked after us
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I can't recommend this tour enough! Peter was our guide and he was excellent! He was extremely knowledgable, friendly, and fun to hang out with. We started with a hike to the old Jiankou Great Wall and made our way to the more well known Mutianyu Great wall. Jiankou was my
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By: Greatwall Trekclub Tours
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Authentic Great Wall Private Tour Without All The Tourists
I am so glad I booked this trip, eventhough it is more expensive than other things offered. A friend who lived in
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Kortney O
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An Absolute Must!
Attention Ladies and Gentlemen! Everyone wants to see the Great Wall but if you want to see it in the most
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Yunners1970
31
Another excellent trip with James
This year I brought the rest of my family to experience the awesome trip to the wall as my daughters and I did
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h safrit
10
a day trip to the great wall with James Ren
From the 8 AM pick up at my hotel until I was returned at 7 PM, my trip with James Ren was pure pleasure,aside
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Sil-Ceb
10
Private tour to the Great Wall and Forbidden City
Our tour guide was friendly, knowledgeable, kind and his English was great. The best way to get to know the sights
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JGC29
20
Best activity in Beijing - nothing even close
This was the highlight of our trip to Beijing. We spent 4 hours hiking on the Great Wall listening to Peter (our
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TravelWithCarol*
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
117
Private Great Wall Hiking Tour
This was a part of the Great Wall that is very remote and not visited by many tourists. Its a bit of a challenge
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vickozb
101
Great Wall Walk through autumn colour
Guide James and Vincent Lui (our driver) picked me up from my hotel (not easy in the Hutong!) and we drove, away
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Oliver H
Düsseldorf, Germany
10
Highly recommend!
We thoroughly enjoyed our trip and Peter was a wonderful and very caring guide. Organisation, advance
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Pany
20
Personal Attention Awesome Day on The Great Wall
Wow James, Our private trekking tour from the “wild” portion of the Great Wall in Jiankou to the restored
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