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Chinescapades | Private hikes on the GreatWall and Beijing countryside

Chinescapades | Private hikes on the GreatWall and Beijing countryside
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31 May 2017
11 Aug 2013
“Fantastic non-touristic visit to history”
With Chinescapades, you'll escape the tourist trails and discover Beijing wildways. Started by Tim, who left the Alps to settle in Beijing in 2005, Chinescapades aims at offering you tailored, private tours outside of the city. We take you hiking on...more
No.13 Qingnianhu Beili, Beijing 100011, China
+86 186 1146 7607
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Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

Recently just walked some of the Great Wall in fact on the way back to our hotel in our private Taxi with Mr Liu Feng. Absolutely awesome must see and makes the trip more exciting when you have a great English speaking driver who is...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed August 11, 2013

We took a day trip with Tim to a non-touristic part of the wall and hiked from Jiankou to Yingfeidaoyang. Tim navigates masterly through the woods and on the wall. He knows the tricky parts very well and included some nice climbs for us (as...More

Date of experience: August 2013
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Reviewed June 25, 2013

A fabulous way to experience the wall, it's characteristics and the stunning scenery that surrounds it. Tim is a fantastic guide and host. He enriches the experience by not only taking you to fascinating parts of the wall, but also allows you to experience every...More

Date of experience: June 2013
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Reviewed April 16, 2013

If you want to truly see and experience the Great Wall and not just check it off the sightseeing list, then this is the best way to do it. Tim, your French-English-Chinese-German-Italian speaking guide, speaks with you beforehand to get a good understanding of what...More

Date of experience: April 2013
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Timothée C, Owner at Chinescapades | Private hikes on the GreatWall and Beijing countryside, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2013

I'm very happy you enjoyed this hike and camping. Not many people have had the chance to experience this excursion. It was great to open the hiking season this way. Thanks a lot for your feedback. Nice pics by the way !! Tim.

Reviewed May 24, 2012

The way to discover the Great Wall far away from the crowd and the other tourists. The guide (Thimothée) is excellent, speaks French, English, Chinese and German. Nice and cool he pays attention to evrybody and knows a lot about China. Tour can be taylor...More

Date of experience: May 2012
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