Afternoon Departure: Mutianyu Great Wall Private Tour From Beijing

  • Approx. 6 hours
  • Daily
  • Private tour



For the first-time visitor to Beijing, who wants to see most highlights of the Great Wall in a time-saving manner, without too much exertion, the Great Wall at Mutianyu is probably the best choice.


  • No early departure. Take your own time. 
  • A personal English-speaking tour guide accompany you. 
  • Round-way cable car/toboggan are included. Child-friendly way to uphill and downhill the mountain. 
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off included.


The Great Wall at Mutianyu Section

Meet your guide in the lobby of your central Beijing hotel at around 12:00 pm, and get in your personal comfortable and air-conditioned car. Begin the 75-kilometer or 1.5-hour drive to the Mutianyu section of the Great Wall. As one of the most famous and best-preserved sections of the UNESCO-listed wall, Mutianyu is surrounded by lush greenery, offering beautiful views as it snakes across the hills and mountains. Arrive at Mutianyu at about 1:30 pm to begin your journey. Tour guide will accompany you to the middle section, give instructions as to where to go and when to get back, and let you choose to hike by yourself. The round-trip hike is about 3.7 miles (6 kilometers) and will take approximately 3 hours. If you prefer not to hike for this period of time, you may use the cable car (included) to travel up and down the mountain. The hike will finish around 4:30 pm. After the tour, return to Beijing.

Know Before You Book

What's Included?

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off services are available within the 4th Ring Zone of Beijing City.
  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Round-way cable car/toboggan included.

What's Excluded?

  • Tipping of guide & driver recommended on good service on a 2:1 ratio separately (usually RMB 50-100 per person).
  • Lunch
  • Accommodation, travel insurance and any other personal expenses during tour.
  • Airport transfer.

What Do I Need To Bring?

  • A moderate amount of walking is involved. Comfortable walking shoes are recommended.

Additional Info

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off services are available within the 4th Ring Zone of Beijing City.
  • You will receive details about tour guide and exact pickup time in your voucher the day before. And the tour guide will also call you via hotel or leave a message for you about pickup time the night before tour.

Cancellation Policy

  • We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 24 hours or less before event
  • Ours operate rain or shine. In periods of extreme or unsafe weather, we will discuss with you for alternative arrangements or cancel the tour at our discretion and provide a refund.
Price From
USD143 p/p
Tour Date
Adult (age 12-80)
Child (age 2-11)


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