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Overview
1. Visit one of the best-preserved sections of the majestic Great Wall of China 2. Explore the wonderful architecture and history of the Ming dynasty at the Ming Tombs 3. Take a walk around one of China’s finest modern feats of architecture at the Bird’s Nest
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    Mutianyu Great Wall
    Stop: 8 hours - Admission included
    Take in one of the world’s finest feats of engineering and be prepared to be humbled and awed in this fantastic full-day excursion. Begin at the Mutianyu Great Wall, one of the best-preserved sections of this ancient fortification. Marvel at the breathtaking views and gaze upon stunning natural scenery. Surrounded by woods and with the constant changing of colours throughout the seasons, the Great Wall offers something different at every visit. Those who can, have the option of hiking to the section’s summit while others can take a thrilling cable car to the peak instead and witness one of the world’s most famous constructions from an almost birds-eye view. After a morning of awe-inspiring exploration, enjoy a traditional and authentic lunch at one the area’s best restaurants before heading to the fascinating Ming Tombs. This sprawling complex features a series of tombs dedicated to 13 of the 16 Ming dynasty emperors. Learn about the significance and ancient history of the mausoleums on this fascinating excursion. Leave history behind and admire modern engineering at its finest with a visit to the Olympic National Stadium or “Bird’s Nest”. The fantastic architecture is surrounded by beautiful greenery and parkland allowing for a tranquil exploration of this wonderful site. On the trip, visitors will stop by a jade carving factory and a traditional Tea House for a further glimpse into traditional life in the wonderful city of Beijing.
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Important Information
Duration
7–8 hours
Inclusions
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Meals as listed in itinerary with one glass of soft drink
  • Entrance tickets
  • Professional English-speaking tour guide
  • Pick-up and drop-off services from the hotels located within 4th ring circle highway
  • Entry/Admission - Mutianyu Great Wall
Exclusions
  • Tips(optional), Other personal expenses, cable car
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Emma W wrote a review Dec 2019
Worcestershire, United Kingdom291 contributions186 helpful votes
What an incredible day!!!! WOW!!!! The wall is awesome..... breathtaking. Go up by chairlift over the forest...,, better than the cabin. Go down by luge.... fun..... not fast, but great! Get there early to avoid disappointment caused by crowds. The tombs are interesting too. The
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Date of experience: September 2019
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  • Duration: 7–8 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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