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Mutianyu Great Wall

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Beijing Mutianyu Great Wall Admission Ticket
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Beijing Mutianyu Great Wall Admission Ticket
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In 1368 AD, Mutianyu Great Wall was built by Xu Da who is the main general for Zhuyuanzhang in the Great Wall ruins of Northern Qi Dynasty. Linked to Gubeikou in the east and Juyongguan in the west,the section of the Great Wall is the military hub...more
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Mutianyu Road, Huairou District, Beijing, China
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Give yourself 4-5 hours here if you want to walk the most of it or the entire way. Lots of restaurants at the base to fill you up. We took the chairlift and slide down....it's cheaper with the 2 way discount as it's operated by...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BertSG
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Bit of a climb, but it is definitely worth it. You can take a cable car up for a reasonable price as well. Great views when it isn’t too smoggy!

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was my second trip to the Great Wall and would go again in a heartbeat. Words really can't describe the amazing views and depth of man-power, ingenuity, and sheer expansiveness of the Wall. If asked to describe the wall with 3 words I'd use...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mslovemoney
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very impressive!!! Extremely wonderful!!! Great walk and truly enjoy the beautiful scenery! No matter how high the mountains there will be one tower that beyond reach. The only drawback in the distances which took almost 2 hours to reach. Apart from that, trip to Beijing...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank BaconYap
Reviewed 2 days ago

I think this site has the best of both world for the tourist. The bus ride in to the Wall is quite picturesque and pleasant, they dropped us at our future lunch venue and then we walked up to the wall. You have the choice...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank John S
Reviewed 2 days ago

WHAAOOOO. The GREAT WALL, what an experience everyone must have. It was just awesome. Whatever you imagine it to be multiply by 1000's and you might get close. It was easily by a long shot the best high light of the trip. An image that...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michael G
Reviewed 2 days ago

First, my family of 6 had an amazing tour of the Great Wall during a recent layover in Beijing. we used Catherine Lu Tours and it was a perfect experience: prompt and easy airport pickup and drop off, clear skies and visibility, easily morning trip...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank _jenhenninger
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful and amazing. The best cartslide down the mountains. The scenery is really magnificent. Quite steep climbing if you choose the right side... The food around though is not very exciting, still they do make an effort ...

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ayala S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great views at the top. It was not really crowded and lines were not long as we were there during low tourist season. Took the shuttle bus to the entrance and from there the cable car to tower 14 of the wall. The walk from...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank F0RE
Reviewed 3 days ago

It is a great experience to visit this section of the Great Wall. The cable car ride is awesome. We got a chance to ride in the same cabin which was used by Michelle Obama during her visit to this place. The view is awesome....More

Date of experience: April 2018
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December 7, 2018|
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Response from yenligoh | Reviewed this property |
Might b rather strenuous as we talking vast distances between one destination to the next in bitter cold China. Would b tiring for young children.
October 24, 2018|
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Response from yqyq | Reviewed this property |
We opted 14-20 area, on the left side. Nice scene here, unsure about the 1 - 6 as too tired to cover that area. Pack more water and some snacks while you are there. Bottle water cost RMB 20 - 30 there while you easily can... More
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October 21, 2018|
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we booked a car service from carservicebeijing with a good deal. 4 people share the price.