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Mutianyu Great Wall

Open Now: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Beijing Mutianyu Great Wall Admission Ticket
from $6.45*
Beijing Mutianyu Great Wall Admission Ticket
from $6.45*
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In 1368 AD, Mutianyu Great Wall was built by Xu Da who is the main general for Zhuyuanzhang in the Great Wall ruins of Northern Qi Dynasty. Linked to Gubeikou in the east and Juyongguan in the west,the section of the Great Wall is the military hub...more
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Mutianyu Road, Huairou District, Beijing, China
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Reviewed yesterday

What a fabulous time we had. Our tour guide collected us from our hotel at 7.00am....to beat the crowds. This was a wonderful idea. After getting there we decided to go to the top via the chair lift, and besides being a fun way to...More

Thank MargnGrah
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Easy trip from Beijing. Fun taking tram up the mountain and of course the toboggan down. Cold beer and Great Wall t-shirts price negotiable at the top. Lines move quickly. Steep climbs so wear steady shoes and start early in the day to avoid the...More

Thank Roam561873
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Mutianyu greatwall was far from my hotel around 2 hours drive. I booked the car to mutianyu great wall and summer palace for RMB 800 via Simonservice.com. Amazing view with mountain and cable price (RMB 100) to go up the greatwall and dropped of at...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We chose it for the views, the easy access (up by ski lift and down by toboggan sled) and the less crowded surroundings which allowed us to take photos unhindered albeit it is a bit far from the other more popular section. Go early morning...More

Thank Haihui_ShP
Reviewed yesterday

Some friends and I went to this section of the Great Wall. We came here because we heard it was less busy than Badaling and becaus of the slide down. We all took the cable car up to Watch Tower 14 and hiked quite a...More

Thank Melinda O
Reviewed yesterday

You need to see this. It is way better than you can possibly imagine! I went slightly reluctantly as it was only a wall - how wrong I was!!

Thank lgdrake308
Reviewed 2 days ago

It is thousands of years old and full of history The Matianyu entrance to the Great Wall wasn’t very crowded and a Cable Car is available to go up to the wall with 360 degree views as you ride upward. The cable car goes to...More

Thank DoctorG44
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A small street, offers many exciting food, which most of it will never be seen again in any other place. It's mostly for the tourists, from the main street there are small sideways which leads to small sitting areas of fast food, as a style....More

Thank Maps814542
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was an amazing experience for us. Fortunately we had a tour guide who ensured we got there early in the morning before the crowds were too long. We only had about a 15 minute wait for the cable car. The feeling of walking the...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 2 days ago

I didn't know this, but this part of the wall was rebuilt for tourism. Incredible views though. Bring your sneaks, you're gonna need them. Take the bobsled track down the mountain, you will love it. The dude running the bobsled track is enough entertainment in...More

Thank bhemp5
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Valentina U
September 20, 2018|
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Response from Mimi K | Reviewed this property |
I cannot remember the tower number we arrived at with the cable car but please determine that your cable car is the open one. There is another cable car further away which is the enclosed one. If it is the open one, then the... More
August 28, 2018|
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Response from jcmg | Reviewed this property |
Hi, it depends on which part of the wall you visit. There are several starting spots. The one we went to had an enclosed gondola type ride. I know other areas have an open ski lift
August 6, 2018|
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Response from pwdrosos | Reviewed this property |
Definitely. The difficulty level is high if you want to go to the end points (South and North) of the wall. As long as you take the shuttle and cable car, 2.5 hours is plenty of time and the difficulty is manageable... More