Marvin our fabulous guide was very prompt and polite. Our hotel is not the easiest to find being down one of the Hutongs but he arrived there early to greet us. Nice spacious clean car with air con. Safe driver and we felt very safe....More
Mutianyu Great Wall flexible tour enables you to design your own route at your own preference. The tour can be long or short as you like.
The English-speaking driver will take you to the foot of the Great Wall and show you the south entrance and north entrance, restrooms, restaurants, and where to take cable car or speed slide. Hike by foot, take a cable car or slide, you have your own choice. It is a personal and cost-effective tour to let your hug Mutianyu Great Wall in your own style.
As self-guided tour is gaining popularity, this tour at Mutianyu Great Wall will provide you care-free point-to point transportation service. CAMRY (4 seats), BUICK (7 seats) and mini bus (15 seats) is available to meet your various needs and make your journey comfortable.
After the tour, the driver will drop you off at your hotel or anywhere within 5th Ring Road in Beijing downtown.
The driver will pick you up at the designated place in time as you request. After about 90-minnute drive (depending on where you set off), you arrive at the Parking lot near the entrance of Mutianyu Great Wall.
At the parking lot, there will be a 5-min introduction in ENGLISH. With a map of Mutianyu, the driver will show you the south entrance and north entrance of Mutianyu, toilet and where to take the speed slide or cable car. He will also briefly introduce the restaurants there if you need.
After the brief introduction, your self-guided free tour starts.
The Great Wall dates back to the Northern Qi Dynasty, (550-557) and was rebuilt in the Ming Dynasty, (1368 -1644) to provide a protective barrier to guard the capital city and the imperial mausoleums from invaders.
At Mutianyu, you will see 23 Watch Towers, including one original tower. As you ascend, this UNESCO listed Great Wall Mutianyu will present beautiful scenery in your front, including thick forest and large pasture. As this part of the Great Wall lies on the wooded mountains, it is the most beautiful one among all Great Wall sections. Compared with Badaling section, Mutianyu is not yet overly visited and explored so it is much more visited by local visitors for the sake of its original and unique beauty. It is also family-friendly and most recommended for it is relatively not so steep and easier to both children and the aged to explore.
After the tour, the driver waiting at the parking lot will take you back to your hotel or drop you off wherever you like in downtown.
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Seeing the wall with a mass of tourists is one thing...which had nothing to do with the experience that Martin Guo made happen. We have now priceless memories for ever. This is probably the highlight of our trip in Beijing. Many thanks for this exceptional...More
We were recommended this tour by some people that we had met on the Transiberian. We were picked up from the hotel lobby by our driver, Bruce, given free water (great on a hot day), and driven in air conditioned comfort to the ‘tour guide...More
Had the most amazing experience at the Wall and all because of the service! Mark really helped us choose which package choose us! Then our driver! What can I say! The most polite, kind and helpful man! All I can say is Bruce you are...More