If you are in the Beijing area and you never been to the Great Wall, this is a nice place to go to. When you are going there, plan to go early, because it can be crowded sometimes.
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I booked a one day private tour as I wanted to spend as much time walking on the Wall as possible without a restaurant lunch or shopping included. We left Beijing at 8.00am. so we arrived at Mutianyu around 9.30 before the crowds. The facilities...More
Just Amazing. Quite a steep up to start but well worth the trip. Road trip to the start very scenic and guide excellent. Bucketted rain a good part of the day but didn't deter from the majestic views we experienced. This section was more remote...More
The Great Wall at Mutianyu is fabulous. We took the chair lift up and the toboggan down - lots of fun. We walked five miles just admiring the amazing feat of engineering - looking at the wall, the towers and the vistas and trying to...More
Yes the Great Wall is extraordinary. Walk in both directions, take your time. And don't forget to notice how great and beautiful everything is, at least it was for us during the summer.
I don't like your groups so I decided to hire a taxi to take me to the Great Wall. Best thing I could have done. Not for the fearful or those that don't like 'flying by the seat of their pants' but perfect for me....More
We were advised to visit this section of the wall by the hotel staff. It is quite a way from Beijing city and we booked transport and a guide to make sure we got there OK. There is a walk-up option of the cable chair...More