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After pickup from your downtown Beijing hotel, your guide will explain the history of the wall, as you travel through the countryside, including how this 1.5-mile (2.4-kilometer) section was first restored in 1986.

On arrival, choose whether to ascend by cable car or chairlift. Your guide will accompany you, as you walk between ancient watchtowers and dramatic parapets.

Choose to descend by cable car, chairlift, or the thrilling toboggan track. If you’ve upgraded, enjoy a traditional Chinese lunch at a local restaurant. After this, you might choose to visit Mutianyu Village or pick fruit in its orchards before your driver drops you back to your hotel.

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Mutianyu Great Wall
Catherine Lu Tours
Overview

Unless you speak Chinese, public transportation to the Great Wall, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is challenging in the extreme. Take it easy with this private trip, which includes door-to-door round-trip transport from your downtown hotel plus a guide at the site. Upgrade to add a Chinese lunch, entrance tickets, and a return trip down the wall by cable car or chairlift and toboggan.

Highlights
  • Travel to the Great Wall with a private driver
  • Discover the popular Mutianyu section of the wall with a private guide
  • Relax with door-to-door round-trip transportation from your hotel
  • Upgrade for lunch, entrance, and cable car or chairlift and toboggan
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Reviewed 1 week ago
A once in a lifetime experience - thank you Geoffrey!

A fantastic tour which we would strongly recommend to anyone who has the Great Wall on their bucket list. Geoffrey and our driver Xu were very friendly, knowledgeable and certainly looked after us throughout the day. We were able to complete the trip at our...More

Thank Kathy0689
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Joyce was fantastic!!!

4th time using this service, always fantastic with great knowledge. Joyce was a brilliant guild, we look forward to using her again.

Thank juniorjonesjnr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great day with a great tour guide!

We recently visited Beijing and were lucky enough to book a wonderful tour with Catherine Lu tours. Jenny was our guide and she was great. She spoke English very well and had great knowledge of both the walls history as well as any other cultural...More

Thank smplsfan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Excellent

This was a fantastic tour! Our guide was excellent. Robert was fun, friendly, funny and knowledgeable. He gave us an informative and entertaining history on the way to the Wall. We also had a delicious and authentic lunch on our way home. I highly recommend...More

Thank tship2013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Very professional

Our driver was very nice and even if we didn’t ask for an English driver, our driver was able to speak English. Thank you Jason!

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