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Address: Room 502, No.16 Building, Yihai Garden, Fengtai District, Beijing 100070, China
Phone Number: 13501083880
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Hi, I am Paul, a professional Great Wall tour guide of Beijing, China. I...

Hi, I am Paul, a professional Great Wall tour guide of Beijing, China. I offer private, personalized Great Wall hiking tours that give you the opportunity to see the authentic Great Wall through the eyes of real Beijinger, taking in the history, culture, traditions and beautiful view. For quality tours of Great Wall, contact me now!

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My college and I travelled to Beijing and hired Paul to take the two of us to see the great wall. Paul was recommended by a friend who was living as an ex-pat in Shanghai and had... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 3, 2016
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San Francisco
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

My college and I travelled to Beijing and hired Paul to take the two of us to see the great wall. Paul was recommended by a friend who was living as an ex-pat in Shanghai and had toured the wall with Paul a few months prior. Paul spoke great English and tailored our entire day to what we needed. He... More 

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California
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96 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

My husband and I booked 2 days with Paul. First hiking the Jiankou section of The Great Wall and 2nd a full day tour of Beijing. Paul was always quick to respond by email to any of my questions and helpful to us making our choices on what to see and do. Paul speaks English very well and gave us... More 

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greatwallexpert, Owner at Great Wall Expert-Day Tour, responded to this review

Dear John and Sharon Vollrath, How are you? The scorpion just like a chicken you said made a lot of fun in my family. My son Deniel often repeated you remark' it is just like a chicken'. I admired you for your great sence of humour. Thanks a lot for you write such good review and bring laugh to Beijing.... More 

BELGIUM
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48 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

We found Paul's details on Trip Advisor and contacted him. It was very easy to communicate with him by mail. We prefered to leave at 07.00 AM to avoid traffic jams in Beijing and this was a good choice so we had plenty of time. Paul arrived in our hotel right on time. He had a good car and was... More 

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greatwallexpert, Owner at Great Wall Expert-Day Tour, responded to this review

Hi Linda Vekemans, Thanks a lot for you taking your precious time to write the good review for me. One day, I will visit Belgum where is very beautiful I thought from your family. Remember me to Peter Debelie and your son. Many thanks. Paul. More 

Singapore, Singapore
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

As a family we visited the Great Wall of China (Jiankou) with Paul. On his website, he lists this tour as "difficult" and it is a challenging hike. He was excellent, pacing it for our kids, repeatedly and successfully insisting that he leads rather than my child. Fatigue set in and he led out through an alternate route. He knows... More 

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greatwallexpert, Owner at Great Wall Expert-Day Tour, responded to this review

Hello Knox Julie, Many thanks for your review. Your son and daughter gave me deep impression. now each family of China can have two children like your family. I hope i will have a chance to see your family again in Bejing. Paul. More 

New York City, New York
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

I recently went for a couple of days to Beijing. This was my third visit to Beijing and on each previous trip I visited different sections of the Wall. The first time I went to Badaling with a local day tour, where we wasted a considerable part of the day at tourist traps, for the usual overpriced silk and local... More 

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greatwallexpert, Owner at Great Wall Expert-Day Tour, responded to this review

Hello Frank Zimmerman, I'm sorry to answer you so late. I will never forget you, for i owe you my life. i'm kidding. It rained that day that we looked like out off from swimminf pool, I felt very sorry for this. I actually prepared rain boat for it, I was just too lazy to carry them. I know I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

My group (3 ppl) hired Paul to take us to the Great Wall of China (Jiankou) for a more authentic experience. I had travelled to the Great Wall as a child but it was to a very touristy area so it felt crowded. This time around I wanted to experience the wall before it was restored and a more adventurous... More 

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greatwallexpert, Owner at Great Wall Expert-Day Tour, responded to this review

Hello Angeline Hsu, How are you? I really appreciate for you write the very good review here. I am proud that let foreigner know the Great Wall more, especially foreigh Chinese. You climbed two hours more than others that day, for i think you are very good hiker and so young. Though we was back very late, I felt very... More 

Clarion, IA
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I booked the Jinshanling Great Wall tour with Paul. It was important for us to hike parts of the wall that were not restored and we wanted a decent hike. We got it! The areas of the Wall we hiked were virtually empty of other tourists; we felt like we had the whole thing to ourselves. It... More 

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greatwallexpert, Owner at Great Wall Expert-Day Tour, responded to this review

Hello Tyler Haupt and Missy Springsteen Haupt, How are you? I often talk about your couple and your life you described. Your life is not only really a amaizing countryside picture for us, but also I admired life as well. In my eye being a primary school teacher like your wife evrybogy know her in your town but you is... More 

Baden-Baden, Germany
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015 via mobile

We booked a Tour with Paul on Easter Sunday 2015 and everything worked like a charm! He arrived in time to pick us up from our Hotel, drove safely through traffic to the countryside to the Great Wall. Arriving there, we did quite a nice walk through non-touristic parts of the Chinese Wall. He is a very kind and guide... More 

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greatwallexpert, Owner at Great Wall Expert-Day Tour, responded to this review

Hello Sebastian Kamenz and Stefanie Kamenz, Thank you for taking time to write the review for me. I am very glad to see your safe and happy back at Gremany. Remember me to your family. Paul. More 

Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

It was perfect, super comfortable, easy and rich in discoveries as much for the number of things that we have seen as for the things learned on the Chinese culture. Every good review on him you read is true! Everything is by car, the value for money is very good, you eat in nice places and taste new flavours. Paul... More 

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greatwallexpert, Owner at Great Wall Expert-Day Tour, responded to this review

Hi Nicholas Elles and Sandra Elles, How are you? We spent 2 days together in Beijing. You almost visited all main tourism destinations. I am satisfied when i see the 5 stars review you gave. Thanks a lot. one day i will go to Brussels where is your nice homeland. Paul. More 

Bellevue, Washington, United States
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

My sons and I visited Beijing in May for 5 days, and fortunately met Paul at the Forbidden City on the 2nd day. We were a bit skeptical at first being approached by a stranger to go on a private tour, but the photos Paul showed us, and the fact that we were hoping to go to a more remote... More 

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