Your friendly private driver will pick you up in the morning at the prearranged time, and take you to enjoy a fun Great Wall hiking day from Gubeikou to Jinshanling section. This is the most classic hiking route on the Great Wall, taking about 4-5 hours to complete a distance of 10 km (6 miles) from Gubeikou to Jishanling section. Gubeikou is one of the most challenging sections of the Great Wall, as it is a completely wild Great Wall, which is very popular to photographers and advanced hikers.
After arrive at Gubeikou Great Wall, your driver will assist you to purchase your entrance fee(on your own expense),he will offer you a piece of paper with the map ,hiking tips, and routine.Then he will waiting for you at the Jinshanling Parking Lot.He will offer you a phone with local sim card to use.You can call the local tour operator if you need during the hike.Of course, you can add-on a friendly hiking guide service upon booking, if you need someone to hike with you and tell the stories along the way.
The Gubeikou and Jinshanling Great Wall are sections of the wall that connect Beijing and Hebei Province.The real hiking starts after climbing up to a broken tower. Walk eastward and enjoy plenty of photography stops before you reach General Tower. From there you will capture the true nature of Gubeikou mountain. Hiking from Gubeikou towards Jinshanling takes 4 -5 hours
The driver picks you up from Jinshanling Great Wall Parking Lot and then you will be transferred back to your hotel in Beijing.
1. Comfortable shoes and sunscreens.
2. Carry bottles of water in your travel bags. Your tour operator also provides 2 bottle/person.
3:The Tour operator cannot guarantee an English-speaking driver. Due to their availability, you may have a Chinese speaking driver, but they know exactly where to pick you up and where to drop you off. Guest can use their phone to call our translator if need during the ride.