the great wall at mutianyu

Complete Great Wall Excursion

Destinations: 2-Day Three Great Wall Sections tour: the Great Wall at Badaling, Juyongguan, and Mutianyu
Suggested Itinerary
Day 1: The Great Wall at Badaling and Juyongguan Tour
the great wall at badaling

Your private guide and professional driver will meet you at your hotel lobby and will transfer you to the great Wall at Badaling, which is about a 1-hour drive from central Beijing.

The Great Wall at Badaling is built in the Ming Dynasty, known as one the representative sections of the Great Wall of China. This restored Great Wall section is the first one opened to tourists, and cable car is available.

In order to maximize your time we will arrange lunch at a Chinese restaurant near the Great Wall, Badaling section. Although the decoration and range of dishes are not up to city standards, they are still authentic tasty dishes.

The Great Wall at Juyongguan is about 20 kilometers from the Great Wall at Badaling. It is the representative of the Great Wall built in the Qin Dynasty and an important strategic pass during that time. Though it has been restored, you still can learn about the defense strategy in ancient China.

Today you will stay at a hotel near the Great Wall at Juyongguan. It’s the best hotel in that area, the condition is not as good as the hotels in central Beijing but we have selected the best available.

Day 2: The Great Wall at Mutianyu Tour
mutianyu section of great wall beijing

After your breakfast at your hotel, your professional driver will drive you to the Great Wall at Mutianyu, which is about 2 hours from the Great Wall at Juyongguan.

Built in the Ming Dynasty, this restored Great Wall section is regarded as the most dramatic section with fewer crowds. There is a cable car available, getting you up to the views fast. The Great Wall at Mutianyu includes gently parts and also some very step parts (inclining nearly 70 degrees).

Lunch is at a garden style restaurant near the Great Wall at Mutianyu, serving traditional home style dishes.

Sit back and relax as your private driver will drive you to your hotel, train station or bus station for your next destination.

Interested? Each tour can be tailored.