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Private Great Wall Mutianyu section with Summer Palace

  • See the UNESCO-listed Great Wall at Mutianyu

  • Travel comfortably in an air-conditioned private vehicle

  • No waiting in line—entrance ticket to Summer Palace included

Private Great Wall Mutianyu section with Summer Palace
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Private Great Wall Mutianyu section with Summer Palace

This tour is a great way to avoid the crowds at the Great Wall of China by getting access to a less-crowded section—Mutianyu. After a hotel pickup, you’ll travel in a comfortable vehicle directly to the Great Wall. Enjoy free time to explore and a choose from a cable car, chair lift, or toboggan ride. You won’t have to worry about getting hungry as a delicious local lunch is provided. After lunch, avoid the long visitor lines at Summer Palace as entrance passes are included.

What to Expect

Come and travel with your experienced tour guide in the morning to visit the Mutianyu section, which is farther away from Beijing and more popular section, a stretch less crowded than the Badaling segment. It is considered as one of most famous Great Wall by the beautiful view in Beijing. Once you arrive at Mutianyu Great Wall, you can choose the return cable car or chairlift up and toboggan down the wall

After lunch in the local restaurant nearby the wall, take approximately an 1 1/2 hour drive to visit the Imperial Garden - Summer Palace, a summer resort for imperial family members. It’s considered the best preserved imperial gardens in China, you can understand the stories about the dragon lady.

You will transferred back to your centrally located hotel lobby at the end.

Reviews (24)
1 - 5 of 23 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very professional and pleasant solo tour guide with Sonia! We went up the Great Wall and visited the summer Palace in Beijing. The tour was very interesting (Sonia had answers to all my questions) and at the same time very enjoyable. We had a delicious...More

2  Thank Wadie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Peter is the best!

My husband and I had a private 1-day tour to the Mutianyu Great Wall and the Summer Palace with Peter. Peter speaks fluent English and is so very knowledgeable in world history. He takes great pictures and helps us avoiding the crowds. He also took...More

Thank OnAir47529
Reviewed 12 August 2018
Businesswoman traveling alone - great, very safe, day trip!

Today I had a full day tour with my tour guide Jack. We went to the Great Wall and to the Summer Palace and I would highly recommend Catherine Lu Tours, Jack, and this particular day trip. Even though I was only able to visit...More

Thank amyfrei2018
Reviewed 6 August 2018
A Fantastic Experience

We had such a great experience with our tour guide, Alice!!! She was really wonderful. She knew so much. I felt very at ease in her care which is a tall order when I’m in a foreign country. Lunch was especially fantastic. She called the...More

1  Thank Amy C
Reviewed 27 July 2018
Nice trip to summer place and great wall

Joyce was our guide and she was extremely friendly and knowledgeable. We loved our trip to the Summer palace and great wall!

Thank jhini S
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