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Oct 21, 2017
“Do Not Take This “Tour””
Jan 23, 2016
“A great place and a great guide”
we are a Great Wall hike tour operator based in Beijing and have trekked extensively to authentic Ming Dynasty Great Wall, and mountains in China.We specialize in access to off-limits places, steer you away from the tourist traps, tailor fresh...more
Xizhazi Village, Badaohe Country, Huairou District, Beijing 100071, China
+86 185 0107 8817
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

If I could give 0 rating I would, This was an absolute scam!!!!!!!! They take you to the tombs rush you around for 20 minuets. Then Surprise a Jade Factory that is essentially a forced shopping stop everything is overpriced and they get very unfriendly...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Kat M
Reviewed 24 January 2016

We booked our tour of THE Wall in June 2015. We were after something different, we were worried about crowds and tourists. After some exchanging of emails with James Zhang of Hiking The Wall, we settled on three days in the Jiankou section. James said...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 31 December 2014

A reasonable hike , not too long but a great way to see the wall , an amazing structure , the tour is well presented and explained .

Date of experience: November 2014
3  Thank amraam s
Reviewed 30 December 2014

Booked the group tour with Chinahighlights including the Ming Tombs, and the Mutianyu Great Wall. (Obviously with the jade factory and the silk factory "included as obligatory optionals"). The Great Wall is really great but if you want to go for a long hike you'd...More

Date of experience: December 2014
2  Thank sergeyv608
Reviewed 27 December 2014

Tests your strength and endurance. Went around 2003, was a younger, stronger boy then. But I would say it was worth the journey to hike this wall. The history behind it's building was also very fascinating.

Date of experience: October 2014
2  Thank Nulitari
Reviewed 13 December 2014

I booked a hiking tour instead of the usual bus tour and it was much more pleasant than the standard visit. This allows you to hike for about two hours on the Great Wall and see a variety of views. It is also further from...More

Date of experience: November 2014
6  Thank know_comment
Reviewed 1 December 2014

Its one of the seven wonders of the world. Its a must see wonder. The trekking on wall makes the wonder as a wonder coz of its massiveness and built length. We will feel ta bit of the work done by the workers who built...More

Date of experience: November 2014
2  Thank anoop818
Reviewed 29 November 2014

This is a magnificent structure and one not to miss. Sadly, the smog can hinder the views, but even just to touch this man made wonder is amazing. I visited it twice and each time the experience was different. The first time we took the...More

Date of experience: October 2014
2  Thank Noreen S
Reviewed 28 November 2014

Went on a one day tour which included a trip to the Great Wall at Badaling. The sheer scale hits only when you actually stand on the wall and look at the Wall meandering on the top of the mountains till the eye can see....More

Date of experience: November 2014
2  Thank biz_trvlr81
Reviewed 15 November 2014

You can see pictures, but until you walk the Wall, you don't appreciate the magnificence of it. Amazing views, don't miss it.

Date of experience: October 2014
2  Thank maxwelldrive
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