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Jinshanling Great Wall Half Day Tour

Jinshanling Great Wall Half Day Tour

By Tour-Beijing-Day Tour
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Jinshanling Great Wall was initially built from 1368 to 1389 in the Ming Dynasty, and in 1567 or 1570 rebuilding of the Wall was mainly directed by General Qi Jiguang. The Wall is about 21 to 24 feet high and 15 to 18 feet wide, which is made of brick and stone. Jinshanling Great Wall is called the most beautiful Great Wall in China.
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Ages 18-65
Duration: 6h
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Live guide: English
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  • Private transportation
  • Bottled water
  • English speaking tour guide service
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - Jinshanling Great Wall
  • Round Way Cable Car
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Jinshanling Great Wall
What's not included
  • Lunch


Start:Multiple pickup locations offered.
    Pickup details
    • we pick up from hotels located within the 4th ring road
    Hotel pickup offered
    During checkout you will be able to select from the list of included hotels.
      End:This activity ends back at the meeting point.

        • Not wheelchair accessible
        • Near public transportation
        • Infant seats available
        If you have questions about accessibility, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 22240P8

        • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
        • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
        • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
        • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
        • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
        • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

        • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

        If you have questions about this tour or need help making your booking, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 22240P8

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