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Self-Guided Private Tour: Jiankou Great Wall from Beijing

  • Destination:
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Departs: 8:00am
  • Returns: 16:00pm
  • Price: ¥280

Have a private car with a reliable driver to Great Wall at Jiankou. Explore Great Wall in a hassle-free and convenient way to avoid crowds and traffic. You will be picked up from your hotel in Beijing and then take you directly to Jiankou section. After your hike of the Great Wall, your driver will take you back to your hotel in Beijing. This is a self-guided hiking tour with private transfer service. 100% no shopping stop! Price from 280. The final price depends on the number of people!

Departing from your hotel in Beijing in a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle to the Great Wall at Jiankou section. Choose your preferred start time from the options when make booking, but this can be flexible. The journey from Beijing to Jiankou Great Wall will take about 2 hours.

Upon your arrival, spend some quality time on the Great Wall of Jiankou, enjoy the freedom and flexibility to explore around on your own.

If you look carefully at the recent published Great Wall photographic arts, you will quickly figure out that most of the pictures are taken from Jiankou Great Wall section. Due to its unique style, steep mountains and beautiful scenery, Jiankou Great Wall has become a hot travel destination and also a photographic hot spot these days. Jiankou is a “wild” (unrepaired) section of the Great Wall. It was built on ridges with steep cliffs on each side, which makes it one of the most dangerous sections. It’s only recommended for experienced and sure-footed mountain hikers.

Jiankou is about 80 kilometers (50 miles) north of Beijing. It connects the Great Wall at Mutianyu to the east with Huanghuacheng Jiankou Great Wall was built in 1368 during the period of the Ming Dynasty (1368 – 1644). Jiankou’s section was built along a mountain ridge with particularly steep cliffs, and looks like an elongated ‘W’ from above, which is similar to the shape of a bow.

After your hike at Jiankou Great Wall, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Beijing.

 

Inclusions

  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Exclusions

  • Gratuities
  • Entrance fees
  • Lunch
  • Guide