“This is the most challenging part of the Great Wall as well as the most classic hiking route which takes about 5 hours completing about 10 km (6 miles) from Jiankou to Mutianyu. During the hike, you’ll experience the amazing view at the completely wild wall at Jiankou. You’ll have chance to challenge the most dangerous and steep section at Jiankou while you’ll see the most beautiful and fully restored section at Mutianyu. Great match for photographer lovers and hikers. Don’t miss it!”
You guide and driver will be waiting for you in the early moring around 7:00 AM – 7:30 AM at your hotel lobby and you’ll be picked up and drive to the start point of our hiking– the foot of the Great Wall at Jiankou.
As we have mention the Great Wall at Jiankou is one of the most challenging sections of the Great Wall and is completely wild Great Wall. This hike lasts about 5 hours to complete about 10 km (about 6 miles).
We’ll drive to the foot of the mountains near Jiankou and walk through a village to start our hike. Drinking water and snacks are prepared for you for the hike.
OK! We couldn’t wait to start the hike! Let’s go!
We have to walk through a bush in order to get the foot of the watch tower which is the the start of our Great Wall hike from Jiankou.
A warm reminder “Take Nothing But Photographs, Leave Nothing But Footprints. Keep the Wall Wild & Wonderful!”
Finally arrive at the Wall! Amazing view, isn’t it!
Take a picture of the amazing view and keep it in your memory.
There are some places really steep and dangerous as this section of Great Wall is totally wild and origin. But that’s the reason for hiking this section!
Finally we have arrived at Mutianyu section which is the most beautiful and fully repaired part of the Great Wall. In spring, the peach flowers are blooming makes the Great Wall even more beautiful!
Hiking complete! We will walk down the hill for lunch, can’t wait!
Finally we get down from the Great Wall and we will head to our well selected local restaurant – Xinshuangquan to have a rest and enjoy a delicious Beijing local style lunch.
This is for the day, your guide and driver will transfer you back to your hotel for about 2 hours. If you need to catch a flight or a train after the tour we are more than happy to help you arrange it. Please click here to book the airport transfer for your onward flight.
|Adult (age 12+)||Child (age 2 – 11)||Infant (age < 2)|
|$139 USD||$109 USD||Free|