Jinshanling Great Wall Hiking Tour

Outdoor Activities in Beijing
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Tour description

Having a wonderful Great Wall tour is a must for one’s China trip, and Beijing is the best destination to admire the Great Wall. Jinshanling is the best preserved section of the Great Wall and has many original features, this remote and isolated section always shows its charms to the hiking fans. This guided day trip brings you the hiking experience of enchanting Jinshanling Great Wall.

Friendly local tour guide will pick you up from your Beijing downtown hotel lobby at around 5:40 - 7:00 am based on your hotel location, get in a comfortable coach to start the day trip. After approx. 3 hours driving, you will reach the enchanting Jinshanling Great Wall, then you will start the Jinshanling Great Wall hiking and sightseeing, discover the charm of the ancient wall, witness the most representative enemy tower, and see the mountains slopes covered with beautiful apricot flowers in full blossom. You may hike there for around 6 km with 3 hours. With a distance about 140 kilometers (87 miles) northeast of Beijing city, Jinshanling Section connects to the Simatai Section of the wall in the east and Gubeikou section in the west. It is the most representative part of the Chinese brick-made dragon. Very few tourists make the longer trek out so you are most likely guaranteed a relatively peaceful walk.After having lunch at a local restaurant, drive back to downtown at around 6:30 pm. You will be dropped off along the subway station, where you can take either subway or taxi to your final destination (at your own expense). This day tour concludes.

What's included

  • Group tour
  • Air-conditioned tour vehicle
  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Hotel pick-up service
  • Local lunch
  • Entrance ticket fee

What's not included

  • Hotel drop-off service
  • Great Wall cable car
  • Gratuities