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All Inclusive Private Hiking Tour from Huanghuacheng Water Great Wall to Xishuiyu

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Overview
If you are a hiking lover and ready for a exciting trek during your time in China, this tour is your best choice. You can enjoy the nature and amazing view on the Huanghuacheng great wall, one of the few sections of the Great Wall which is linked by mountains and rivers in Beijing. This tour is lead by a hiking professional who has a lot of experience in hiking on the Great Wall.
Itinerary
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  • 1
    Great Wall at Huanghuacheng
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    Xishuiyu Tourism Scenic Area
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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Highlights
  • Hike along the less-visited Huanghuacheng Great Wall of China
  • Receive the undivided attention of a private guide 
  • Trek along restored and unrestored sections of the Great Wall with hardly any visitors
  • Private tour includes lunch, entrance fees, and round-trip transport
What to Expect
Meet your private guide in your hotel lobby for the drive to the Huanghuacheng section of the Great Wall. Named for the yellow flowers that bloom in midsummer, it’s been known as the Great Wall Under the Water since the Xishuiyu dam submerged several sections in 1974. Follow a mountain path to the steep and towering Great Wall, with no parapets on either side, and hike through some of the most spectacular landscapes to be found around Beijing. Enjoy plenty of stops for photos.  After hours of hiking, your guide provides snacks if you get hungry before your included Chinese lunch. Once you’re done, you’re presented with a certificate and hop back in your climate-controlled vehicle for the drive back to Beijing.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We will pick up from your hotel inside of 5th ring road in Beijing.
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Duration
8h
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • Private transfer
  • Lunch
  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • A certificate of completion for hiking on the Great Wall of China
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Great Wall at Huanghuacheng
  • Entry/Admission - Xishuiyu Tourism Scenic Area
Exclusions
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A maximum of 10 people per booking
  • Minimum age is 8 years
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • Please wear comfortable hiking clothing
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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This was the highlight of our trip to Beijing. We spent 4 hours hiking on the Great Wall listening to Peter (our guide) detail all the history. Peter was a great guide. Apart from knowing the trek, he kept the pace reasonable, took breaks so we could enjoy the view, and was
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We had James as our tour guide and he was amazing. We were really not prepared with proper hiking boots and clothing and James really helped us along the way. He has completed this trek many times so is very knowledgeable and has a very caring nature. We were picked up at our
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Our time on the wall with James was great! He was very supportive, let us take our time, very knowledgeable about history. We went to lunch in the most gorgeous restaurant after our hike and he picked out the best food. I would highly recommend this tour. It is a but difficult
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James is best at his job. Know the trek so well, the view got better and better. He even had ice cold water for us in his backpack! We did not prepare for this trek. No proper shoes, but he manage to guide us thru. Not easy since it was slippery wet from rain. Lunch provided
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We had a wonderful experience with Miko hiking the Great Wall. He was not only an expert on the history of the wall and Beijing, he was able to guide us on the best way to navigate the hike. Despite a terribly hot day, he went above and beyond to make it a great day. Highly
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By: Greatwall Trekclub Tours
442 reviews
KortneyO
Denver, Colorado, United States
10
An Absolute Must!
Attention Ladies and Gentlemen! Everyone wants to see the Great Wall but if you want to see it in the most
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Yunners1970
31
Another excellent trip with James
This year I brought the rest of my family to experience the awesome trip to the wall as my daughters and I did
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vallejo1937
10
a day trip to the great wall with James Ren
From the 8 AM pick up at my hotel until I was returned at 7 PM, my trip with James Ren was pure pleasure,aside
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Silceb
10
Private tour to the Great Wall and Forbidden City
Our tour guide was friendly, knowledgeable, kind and his English was great. The best way to get to know the sights
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JGC29TX
20
Best activity in Beijing - nothing even close
This was the highlight of our trip to Beijing. We spent 4 hours hiking on the Great Wall listening to Peter (our
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travelwithcarolK
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
117
Private Great Wall Hiking Tour
This was a part of the Great Wall that is very remote and not visited by many tourists. Its a bit of a challenge
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vickozb
101
Great Wall Walk through autumn colour
Guide James and Vincent Lui (our driver) picked me up from my hotel (not easy in the Hutong!) and we drove, away
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Oliver H
Dusseldorf, Germany
10
Highly recommend!
We thoroughly enjoyed our trip and Peter was a wonderful and very caring guide. Organisation, advance
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John-Pany
20
Personal Attention Awesome Day on The Great Wall
Wow James, Our private trekking tour from the “wild” portion of the Great Wall in Jiankou to the restored
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Jacqll
51
Great Day
Fantastic day out with Peter. Great weather, superb views on a quiet unspoilt part of the Great Wall. Private
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soulroom
10
An awesome experience with new found friends!
Our guide, James, was an absolute star! His in depth knowledge, experience and assistance across the entire trek
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Sightsee673746
10
One week trek along sections of the Great Wall
James is an absolutely excellent guide. He is very experienced and has a fantastic sense of humour. We all learnt
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Frankie E
Poole, United Kingdom
23
China Trek
I’ve just returned from a 6 day intensive trek of The Great Wall of China for Charity and James is absolutely
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killermiller808
Hilo, Hawaii
40
Best day in China!
I can't recommend this tour enough! Peter was our guide and he was excellent! He was extremely knowledgable,
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KSChiker
hilo
20
Highlight of my trip to China!
This was easily the highlight of my trip to China, which included all the main touristy sights in Beijing and
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  • Duration: 8h
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese
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