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4-5 Hours Beijing Layover Tour from PEK to Mutianyu Great Wall

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US$ 60.00
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    What to Expect
    Tour Itinerary:

    It takes 1-1.5 hours to go through <24/144 hour international transfer ,Apply for leaving airport > , Immigration and customs to get to the Arriving Hall meet us .

    1. Meet our professional English speaking  guide at STARBUCKS by arrivals ,we will be holding a sign with your name .

    2. Then 1 hour 10 mins' drive from

    airport to Mutianyu Great Wall

    3. Enjoy 1 - 3 hours' Great Wall hiking on Mutianyu Great Wall (flexible)

    4. then 1 hour 10 mins' drive back to Beijing airport

    5. Arrive at Beijing airport 2 hours before your onward flight .

    About The Tourist Attraction: 

    Mutianyu Great Wall have 23 towers for you to visit, this section is much quieter than Badaling section, it  is located in Huairou district, about 75 km from downtown Beijing. Mutianyu Great Wall have more trees than the other part, so you feel  fresh  and it gives you energy. This section of Great Wall is near a village called mutianyu . many villages formed during the Ming dynasty.  Mutianyu great wall is very important defence wall in the dynasties. So this section is perfet for a layover tour 


    3 ways to get to the Wall , when you at the foot of Mutianyu Great Wall.

    1, hiking up the rough moutain by foot,30 minutes.

    2  cable car up ,cable car down(Optional ).

    3  chair lift up , Toboggan slide down ( Optional ).

    BY the way ,Michelle Obama did this one .

    Highly recommended to take the cable car or chair lift up to the Great Wall and take the toboggan down. then you have more energy to hike on the wall .
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Beijing Airport arrival Hall Starbucks
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Return Details
    Beijing International Capital Airport Departure Hall
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
    • Guaranteed to skip the long lines
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Bottled water
    • Guaranteed to skip the lines
    • Cable Car
    • Gratuities
    • Lunch
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Please wear comfortable walking shoes
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    A 22 hours layover in Beijing presented an opportunity to visit a couple of sites: the Great Wall of China and the Olympic Sports Arena. We took an airport tram, a train, a bus, a taxi, a shuttle bus, a cable car and a subway...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    1  Thank Sagittraveler
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    This was my first ever layover tour and it was great! I had been hesitant to book it from past stories I had heard. I’m glad we did it! William was our guide and he was very good with communicating where he was at and...More

    Thank marjoriew502
    Reviewed 26 August 2019

    I had a great time with William in Mutianyu and I'll come back to Beijing for more! His english is very good and that made everything easier: he's talkative, funny and happy to help in anyway possible... I can definitely recommend to take the tour...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank CokyB
    Reviewed 24 April 2019

    Jonny was an excellent tour guide. He picked us up and we enjoyed a great layover experience. It was an easy way to see the Great wall and make the most of the time. He was professional and a lot of fun, taking our pictures...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    2  Thank Mary Kate M
    Reviewed 23 April 2019 via mobile

    What a great experience! Thank you Alice for organizing this amazing day for us! So happy to have you as a guide! Very good English and nice personality! Thank you!

    Date of experience: April 2019
    1  Thank yovkam
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    12 February 2019|
    Response from Jasmin R | Reviewed this property |
    It depends on the time your next flight is departing. One thing my tour guide told me is that you have to be mindful of traffic during the later afternoon hour as it tends to build up.
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    • Duration: 5h
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