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The Great Wall Hike (James Private Tour)

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The Great Wall Hike (James Private Tour)
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  • Excellent94%
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  • Average1%
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Jul 1, 2018
“Quiet and Beautiful part of The Great Wall”
Feb 22, 2018
“Amazing - loved it.”
we are a Great Wall hike tour operator based in Beijing and have trekked extensively to authentic Ming Dynasty Great Wall, and mountains in China.We specialize in access to off-limits places, steer you away from the tourist traps, tailor fresh...more
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1102, No.5 Building Fuzeyuan, Yihai Garden, Beijing 100071, China
+86 185 0107 8817
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Reviewed July 1, 2018

We couldn't be happier that we found this amazing tour! We REALLY wanted a unique and quiet experience to visit The Great Wall and James delivered perfectly! We were collected from our hotel promptly and driven two hours (as advertised, with no delays but toilet...More

Thank JakeT1026
Reviewed February 22, 2018

James was fantastic, as other reviewers have said memories to last a lifetime. Definitely the highlight of our trip to China. James was a great communicator, he is knowledgeable and his English was good. Also good with children.

Thank Orlando-Polygon
Reviewed November 28, 2017 via mobile

I was in Beijing on business and wanted to visit the Great Wall before coming home. James was my guide for the day. He is very knowledgeable, easy to talk to and get along with. I would highly recommend booking James for your visit. We...More

Thank William S
Reviewed February 27, 2017

The guides and tour were professional and exactly as promised. We were taken early in the morning to some of the more remote and much less populated sections of the wall. It was a great bit of exercise and for me a fun climb. Some...More

Thank Martin M
Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

James took our group of 5 on a two day hike. Collected from our Beijing hotel and provided all the transport to get to the area of the wall not usually open to the public. He guided us on a tricky (not for the scared...More

Thank Cocktailsyum
Reviewed October 26, 2016

In February 2016 we hired James as a private guide for a hike. James met us at our hotel in Beijing and drove us out to his favourite section of the Great Wall of China – the unrestored ‘Wild Wall’ in Jiankou. This part of...More

1  Thank Miss_Sbrit
Reviewed February 18, 2016

We did the overnight stay in the farm house. We hiked the wall the first day with another pair and James adjusted it for us so we could see the sunset. Then the next day it was just the two of us. We set out...More

1  Thank melanie247
Reviewed January 11, 2016

Amazing scenery! Not a bad hike unless there is ice like we had. The ice and snow definitely added to the adventure. James is Fantastic! Great communication before the hike and very helpful during the hike. If you ever have a desire to visit the...More

3  Thank Cassidy P
Reviewed November 13, 2015

We arranged for James to take us on the adventurous tour several weeks in advance from the states. He was constantly in communication and very patient with us when he picked us up as we were a bit late. It was a snowy day on...More

Thank Corby O
Reviewed November 11, 2015

We did the Jiankou section hike with James. He said it was authentic and an adventure - and it was. It had snowed that morning, so our hike was in 4-6 inches of snow! It was amazingly beautiful. Really added to the adventure. He was...More

1  Thank Teresa M
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July 2, 2018|
Response from JakeT1026 | Reviewed this property |
The website is: hikingthewall (TA doesn't allow website addresses) We/Chat + Mobile:(8610)18501078817
January 17, 2017|
Response from Cocktailsyum | Reviewed this property |
We went through his website "hikingthewall" to his email. I'm not sure if he is a registered company but we really had a fabulous time and he was excellent. We also had some concerns before as it's seemed a very small... More
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August 14, 2016|
Response from Cocktailsyum | Reviewed this property |
Hello. James' website was down for a while but now he's fixed it. Hit the website button to get to his site with all the details including an email contact. Enjoy!