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Jinshanling Great Wall Tours-Day Tour

Address: Gubeikou Town, Miyun District, Beijing, China
Phone Number: 13552527373
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Great Wall Hiking Tour from Beijing: Simatai West...
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Ranked #49 of 374 Activities in Beijing
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Owner description: Jinshanling Great Wall hiking towards to Simatai was amazing !"Not...
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Sun - Sat 3:00 am - 9:00 pm
Owner description: Jinshanling Great Wall hiking towards to Simatai was amazing !"Not been on the Great Wall, not a great man."—Chinese proverb.The least spoiled part of the Great Wall.The hike from the west Jinshanling to the east Simatai is the most challenging Great Wall hike in Beijing.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

China's best kept secret. We loved our day trip to Mutianyu. Took about 2 1/4 hours by private car with own guide from Beijing. Lots of traffic. Good decision not to do a bus tour. Because we had a private tour we were not rushed and stayed on the actual wall for about 2 hours. Learnt a lot. Our guide... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I've been to a few different sections of the Great Wall near Beijing, and this is by far the most picturesque, and least ruined by tourists. I went in the winter too, which helps. It was not too cold to stand. It is possible to take a bus to near the Hebei border and then take a taxi from there.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

A trip with our guide to Jinshanling Great Wall was exccellent. Quite a drive (2 1/2 hours) to this section but the first views of the Wall are unforgettable. Cable car up to the wall level and then an exhausting climb up to the wall itself. Do not attempt if infirm in any way. Nice ladies help the strugglers (me!)... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Jinshanling Great Wall is a bit far away from Beijing which belongs to Hebei Province. But, many people recognized that this is the most beautiful section of Great Wall with its winding shape along ridge of mountains. In spring you can also enjoy apricot blossoms all over mountains. If timing is available, you can hike from Jinshanling to Simatai, or... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Great views rom the great wall and enjoyed the easy hike along the wall. Great day trip from Beijing !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We did this hike in lovely Autumn colours, was absolutely amazing! No tourists other than us, very remote, stunning landscape, steep parts during the hike but absolutely worth it, the views from each tower was breathtaking. Would highly recommend this part of the Wall!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We are so happy that we made it to this place of the Great Wall. Was everything and more that we had hoped and wished for. We booked the trip through our hostel since I read online that it could be a bit of a stress getting here by yourself, and we didn't want to mess around to much and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

This part of the Wall is amazing once again. Terrific views and sight from every angle. to top it all of we had a beautiful sunny day with blue skys. its just great to be here and experience the place. "YEAH"

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We went there with our hostel's tour (i think it was around 270RMN/person, lunch included). We left Beijing around 6:30 AM, as the bus collects all the people from the hostels around. After a 3h bus ride, you arrive at the cable car ; we had 3hours by ourselves. We took the cablecar (40RMB/person) so to save our energy to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

To miss the Great Wall of China if you are in the country would be a travesty. I have visited now 4 times and this latest time I went because it was a different section of the Great Wall. It was booked through the Beijing Tourist Authority in Wanfujing Street. I have booked with them before and found them very... More 

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