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Great Wall Jiankou to Mutianyu Small Group Hiking Tour

Our guide and driver meet you at Dongzhimen stop eixt C at 8am. and head to Jiankou Great Wall. The one hour ascent to Zhengbeilou Tower from  Xizhazi Village. Start your trip hiking from Jiankou Great Wall to Mutianyu Great Wall. This one hour uphill walk is done along a narrow and steep bushy mountain […]

Our guide and driver meet you at Dongzhimen stop eixt C at 8am. and head to Jiankou Great Wall. The one hour ascent to Zhengbeilou Tower from  Xizhazi Village. Start your trip hiking from Jiankou Great Wall to Mutianyu Great Wall. This one hour uphill walk is done along a narrow and steep bushy mountain path in a beautiful pine forest. Very often you have to have your hands on rocks, roots, and bushes for balance.

You will explore the unrestored and untouched wild Wall. Jiankou to Mutianyu, about 4 hours hiking,one of the ten famous hiking route in China. It’s a very popular hiking trial and good for the photography enthusiasts. Jiankou has more twists and turns as it wriggles up the mountain ridge. It has retained its original state without any restoration, and reveals beautiful imperfections, wildness and primitive simplicity, it’s regarded as the most precipitous and picturesque section of the Great Wall which was built during the Ming Dynasty (1368 – 1644).

Starting from Zhengbeilou Tower on the top, then walk eastward ups and downs on the rugged wall snaking along the mountain ridge, passing through the wild and crumbling towers at Jiankou, and reach the restored and magnificent Mutianyu Great Wall. The hike takes about 4 hours for 7km trekking.

You may get down from the wall at Mutianyu on foot ( half hour walking down ) or take a cable car or toboggan. Cable car and toboggan are optional.

Inclusions

  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Professional guide

 

Exclusions

  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Travel insurance for your coverage of injury or accident
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off