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Hiking,Trekking and Walking through beautiful countryside for all levels of fitness on China's wild Great Wall.
Building 21,countyard 5,chaoyang road | Chaoyang district, Beijing 100024, China
+86 139 1136 1736
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is actually a hike from the unrestored Gubeikou wall and then hike down to a farmer house for lunch. After lunch it is hike up back to the wall to jingshanling. So you would have hiked on the wall and off. Good to have...More

Thank Elisha A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great tour - Jimmy and his driver picked us up right on time on the morning of the trip in a comfortable town car. Then they took us up the Great Wall on what seems to be a private way up the...More

Thank Cakemeister
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great tour! Tony our guide was fantastic!! As all of the other reviews mentioned, it is a tough hike up! Make sure you stop and turn around on the way up as the views are incredible! Seeing both the unrenovated and the renovated...More

Thank Elizabeth G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tour was fantastic. You climb up a narrow trail through bushes and peach trees to the Great Wall and then walk along a stony, dusty and vegetation-laden trail along an original (not rebuilt) stretch of the Great Wall. It stretched the abilities of a...More

Thank William F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I wanted to have a unique experience on the Great Wall. Everything about our trip was perfect. Our tour guide James called the night before to confirm our hike and was prompt and ready to hike. He informed us of interesting facts...More

Thank Jason H
Reviewed June 13, 2018

I recently went on an organised tour and James was one of the two Chinese guides with us. He was absolutely brilliant throughout - funny, charming, helpful and absolutely nothing was too much trouble for him as well as being a fountain of knowledge about...More

Thank Csteljes
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

This was the highlight of my 3 week holiday in China. James my personal guide for the day was great, well recommended. James and the driver was on time, its a bit of a drive to the mountain. The 1st hour is a steep hike...More

Thank hen3dt
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Three of us hiked Gubeikou Part of the Great Wall. James recommended this section after we discussed the goals and physical abilities of our group at the hotel. His decision to take us here was spot on. It was a thrilling, fun and appropriate for...More

Thank rgmills126
Reviewed June 2, 2018

Excellent day trip. Very hot and humid. So much better doing this than the tourist spots. Hiked about 7Km in 30+C temps and humidity - after hiking up to the wall first off (a climb of 3,000')!!. Miko was an excellent guide - we loved...More

Thank Arthur S
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I recently traveled to China for 11 days. We were so excited to see the Great Wall while in Beijing but didn’t want to be surrounded by crowds. James Ren was recommended to us by someone that toured with him in the...More

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April 25, 2017|
Response from Juliana S |
Hi , Nic and i are 50 also and semi active lol. We did 4 hour trek in damp conditions 2 days ago with James and you can do it! A couple of steep areas but not so steep for semi active 50 year olds, go for it. i would say... More
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September 25, 2016|
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Response from Fernando S | Reviewed this property |
Concur with Shawn.... no large crowds with Treckclub Tours, but be prepared to do some hiking!! Not too dificult, but a walk in the park it is not!!.... James is a great guide and will make sure your experience is... More
May 13, 2016|
Response from JamesR516 | Property representative |
Hi Turin Please send email to us,we will give more information to you. Have a nice day. James