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All Inclusive Private Hiking Tour from Huanghuacheng Water Great Wall to Xishuiyu

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Get free Great Wall T-shirt when you book before December 15, 2018 and travel by March 15, 2019.
Highlights
  • Hike along the less-visited Huanghuacheng Great Wall of China
  • Receive the undivided attention of a private guide 
  • Trek along restored and unrestored sections of the Great Wall with hardly any visitors
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All Inclusive Private Hiking Tour from Huanghuacheng Water Great Wall to Xishuiyu
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All Inclusive Private Hiking Tour from Huanghuacheng Water Great Wall to Xishuiyu
From US$69.00
Overview

If you’d like to beat the crowds and experience the Great Wall as guards did in ancient times, this is the Great Wall hiking trip for you. Starting from the less-visited Huanghuacheng Great Wall, you’ll follow the Wall through spectacular wild and watery landscapes with few other visitors. Led by an experienced hiking professional, you’ll cover both restored and unrestored sections on this private tour.

What to Expect

Meet your private guide in your hotel lobby for the drive to the Huanghuacheng section of the Great Wall, about 37 miles (60 kilometers) from Beijing. Named for the yellow flowers that bloom in midsummer, it’s been known as the Great Wall Under the Water since the Xishuiyu dam submerged several sections in 1974.

You’ll follow a mountain path to the steep and towering Great Wall, with no parapets on either side, and hike through some of the most spectacular landscapes to be found around Beijing. Enjoy plenty of stops for photos. 

The hike lasts between five and six hours, and your guide provides snacks if you get hungry before your included Chinese lunch. Once you’re done, you’ll be presented with a certificate and hop back in your climate-controlled vehicle for the drive back to Beijing.

Reviews (42)
1 - 5 of 28 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago
Will never forget these amazing people!

This is not your ordinary review! At first let me say, the hike is amazing! My guide Jason was so kind and knew so much about the history of the wall and Beijing as well as introducing me to the culture of China and facts...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank patrickgot
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile
Best Great Wall Tour! 🇨🇳

It was sooo amazing! Pick up, hiking, lunch, tourguide were great! Our Tourguide James spoke english very well. We did not have issues with the communication. He explained a lot of the history of the Great Wall. We took a lot of beautiful pictures, we...More

Thank hofmannkevin1996
Reviewed 19 October 2018
Great Autumn Hike

I joined this tour with a group of friends and we all loved it. The hike is amazing (especially on a sunny day), but not without challenges (stairs, medium steep climbs, longer ascents). It took us 5 hours, but we took some breaks for taking...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank bhalter2017
Reviewed 14 October 2018
Couldn't be happier with this experience!

We booked this as we had a 15 hour layover at PEK airport. James and his driver waited patiently for us (a couple in our 50s) in the morning while we dealt with the 2 hour transit visa processing gauntlet upon arrival and drove us...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank vlad p
Reviewed 9 October 2018
Great Experience

From the initial phone call with James, the pick up and our experience, the detail with everything we did was perfect. I have climbed the wall on 3 seperate occasions and there is absolutely no comparison. Professionalism, knowledge, fun and care are words I don't...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Tour623176
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Roya M
15 October 2018|
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Response from Jana G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yes same with us, they dropped us off around 5pm.
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junepyo
1 May 2018|
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Response from Tin M | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I don't know. The first stage of the hike is quite demanding. FUrther ahead, some places are slippery or very steep.
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