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All Inclusive Private Hiking Tour: Great Wall Challenge at Jiankou

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    Your tour starts at 8am, and your professional Great Wall trek guide will come to pick you up at your hotel in Beijing. You will take your private car to XiZhazi of Huairou County (2 hours driving), then you will walk through a forest and walk towards west direction on Jiankou Great Wall. You will find this section of the Wall is rarely visited by the tourists. During September and October, a few Chinese tourists interested in hiking will also come to this place for fun.
    Jiankou Great Wall is well-known for its steepness. There is one section is called "Ca Bian Guo" which means the wall is so narrow that only one person can go through at a time. Moreover, you will encounter a section of the Wall is named "San Shi Ba Deng", which is with 70 to 80 degree slop. "Mini Potala Palace" is another exciting section of the wall, which is built on the narrow and steep mountain range. Once you reach "sky stairs" there, you will start going down from the Wall. The entire hiking time is about 4 to 5 hours, and you surely will enjoy it very much.
    After your tour is finished, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Beijing.
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    Reviewed May 16, 2019 via mobile

    Our trip was absolutely fantastic! We could not be happier. The historical knowledge you delivered made us appreciate The Great Wall and culture of China. You maintained a professional manner that kept us safe on trails but also, you are extremely kind, hospitable, and hilarious....More

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank Christian M
    Reviewed March 29, 2019

    James was an excellent guide and we had an excellent experience with this company. They made everything easy and everything was top quality from transportation to accommodations to food to our trek. Our trek was challenging enough to be interesting but not too hard -...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank edb3g123
    Reviewed March 5, 2019

    First visit to the Great Wall and we hired James to take us to Jiankou! We had a blast and James was exceptional! Definitely one of the highlights of our trip. I would definitely recommend him and the hike in Jiankou! You get to see...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    Thank thiagolg
    Reviewed December 1, 2018

    Had a great day with James! He picked me up from my hotel promptly at 7:30AM, just as was arranged the night before. We drove approximately two hours to a parking lot where we were the only car. This was a good sign, I had...More

    Date of experience: December 2018
    1  Thank Crjennin
    Reviewed October 22, 2018

    This is the second hike I have done with James. Both have been spectacular! Newly relocated to Beijing I wanted someone that really knows the wall to introduce me the the trails and parts I have been searching for. James does not disappoint! He worked...More

    Date of experience: October 2018
    1  Thank Turtlegrace
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    March 18, 2019|
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    Response from Turtlegrace | Reviewed this property |
    I think James can give you a plan. You can get to some nice places that are only about an hour and 15 minutes from the airport. Just ask him. Ii live here in China and go to a section called HuangHuaCheng and leave in the... More
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