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Mutianyu Great Wall and Summer Palace Private Day Trip with Lunch and Entrance fees

Highlights
  • Stress-free day without translation worries, as you’ll have a private guide
  • The ideal tour for first-time travelers to China and the Great Wall
  • Save time and see multiple highlights in one day—like Summer Palace
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Mutianyu Great Wall and Summer Palace Private Day Trip with Lunch and Entrance fees
From US$80.00
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English and Chinese available
English and Chinese speaking tour guides are available
From US$80.00
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French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish tour guides are available
From US$88.00
Overview

Enjoy a full day of visiting attractions outside of Beijing, in this private day tour. Having your own guide for the day means you’ll get insider knowledge on the best places to beat the crowds, the best photos spots, and fascinating historical and cultural insights. You’ll visit the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall, eat lunch, visit Summer Palace, and walk through the landscaped imperial gardens.

What to Expect

Your morning begins with a hotel pickup by your tour guide and driver. You’ll travel roughly 1.5-hours until you reach the Mutianyu section of the UNESCO-listed Great Wall of China. Choose from getting a chairlift or cable car up the wall, and then spend a couple of hours hiking in your own time. If you fancy a different way of getting down the wall, you can choose a toboggan ride (additional costs apply).

Enjoy a delicious lunch at a Chinese restaurant before visiting the next stop—Summer Palace. You’ll see an immaculately preserved royal garden, as well as a lake, bridges, trees, temples, and historic pavilions. It’s a popular summer holiday destination for Imperial families, and between April and October, there are Dragon Boat rides available too (additional costs apply). The tour ends with a return trip back to your hotel.

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Reviewed 10 May 2018
Private Tour with Bruce

We had an excellent day with Bruce which speaks great english and drove us to the great wall! Highly recomended! He picked us up in the hotel, we contacted him the night before and arrangements were very easy!

Thank Sofia Z
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile
Memorable Private Tour

My trip which was a last minute arrangement went smoothly without any problem. My guide Li Na greeted us at our hotel lobby right on time and went on our journey. Li Na was very courteous and attentive to all our needs and she meticulously...More

Thank JC1168
Reviewed 1 May 2018
Private Tour to Great Wall of China

Oscar our driver was so great! He was on time and friendly. He made the trip very easy and clear for us.

Thank ana g
Reviewed 18 April 2018
Oscar was Great!!

Oscar messaged me the day before to confirm an earlier start time - thank goodness he did! By the time we finished walking the wall, it was seriously packed so it was nice that we got ahead of all the groups! It was snowing the...More

Thank Larissa G
Reviewed 18 April 2018
Ling Ling was Awesome!!

Wow! What a cool experience! First of all, it's the Great Wall, so you know you're in for a treat :). But our driver Ling Ling really made the experience special. Her English was great and she told us a lot of funny stories and...More

Thank DylanHoffman11
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