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Great Wall at Mutianyu Full-Day Tour with Lunch and Pickup

Highlights
  • A private tour of the Great Wall at Mutianyu
  • Discover the longest and most beautiful section of the wall
  • Enjoy watchtower views of picturesque countryside
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Great Wall at Mutianyu Full-Day Tour with Lunch and Pickup
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Great Wall at Mutianyu Full-Day Tour with Lunch and Pickup
From US$50.00
Overview
The Great Wall of China is an ancient fortification, more than 13,000 miles (21,000 kilometers) in length—it’s also China’s top attraction. Parts of the wall are in poor condition or else crowded with visitors. But, on this guided tour, you’ll visit the quieter, under-the-radar Mutianyu section, which has also undergone a complete restoration.
What to Expect
After hotel pickup, meet your guide and enjoy the scenic ride to the Great Wall at Mutianyu. At the site, you’ll have plenty of time to explore the ancient, stone-and-earth barricade.
Unlike more crowded parts of the wall that are closer to Beijing, the quieter Mutianyu is off-the-beaten-track, so you’ll be able to walk around at your leisure without jostling for space. This section of the wall was built more than 1,400 years ago during the Qi Dynasty and then refortified in 1404.
Mutianyu is also one of the longest and most picturesque wall sections. It has been fully restored, so you’ll be able to see it just as it existed in ancient times. The surrounding countryside is also famous for its fragrant pines and cypress trees. There are no less than 23 watchtowers—some you’ll be able to climb for unforgettable views. An authentic local lunch is included.
Reviews (139)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Highly recommended!

This was a well organised, value for money tour that I wouldn't hesitate recommending. Pick up from my hotel, plenty of time to explore the wall and a well earned lunch included! Michael was a great host being informative, helpful and entertaining. As a female...More

Thank kkerr152
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
excellent tour

we had a great time at the mytianyu part of the great wall as it was not too busy at such a high season. the mubus guide mr Gao was very engaging and entertaining all the way abs allowed us plenty of time to explore...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Adrian L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Mutianyu

My trip was really fun! The driver and the tour guide Michael is really nice and friendly! Very recommended 👍👍👍👍👍

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CHELLEYAYA_95
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Good value for money and excellent guide

Wilson was very informative and endeavoured to tell us about Beijing's background,the history of the wall, as well as background information of any attractions the bus passed by on the way there and home. He even included current affairs such as current Canada-China diplomatic spat,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hafizuddinhassan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Wonderful day!

Kudos to our tour guide Clare - her English was excellent and she took care to translate ininformation and instructions for us. The background information she provided was very informative. Lunch was great! There were flexible options for exploring the area and the time allowed...More

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Wander821562
2 October 2018|
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Response from PranavaB2014 | Reviewed this property |
We paid £67 for each person from Wangfujing to Mutianyu Great Wall and additionally paid for the cable car/ toboggan. Lunch was basic but we were so tired that it tasted really good. Rice, chicken and some vegetables. I... More
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MrsRivera2019
27 August 2018|
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Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
You can walk up (not a quick thing though) and buy tickets for the toboggan going down. But I recommend taking the cable car up and toboggan down to have as much time on the wall as possible. You will be doing enough walking... More
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