We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Great Wall Adventures

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Review Highlights
We love Barry!

Where do I start! Barry was a brilliant guide. He had a good understanding of English, a great... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Wellington, New Zealand
Great Wall Adventures

Our family had a blast hiking with Barry and Great Wall Adventures. Barry was a great guide and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Karen N
Read all 266 reviews
All photos (306)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“day hike”(18 reviews)
“guide aaron”(4 reviews)
“sleeping pads”(2 reviews)
Since 2003, Great Wall Adventure Club has been bringing the excitement and wonder of the Great Wall of China to over 26,000 satisfied hikers from 55 countries around the world. Since we began operating our Great Wall hiking and trekking programs...more
Open Now
Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
China Central Place, Tower 3, 24th Level | 77 Jianguo Road, Beijing 100025, China
+1 800-347-9981
Reviews (266)
Filter reviews
171 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsday hikeguide aaronsleeping padsovernight campwatch toweramazing trekgreat guiderestored sectioninteresting tripgreat hikingamazing experiencefear of heightschinese dishesonce in a lifetimehistorical knowledgehighly recommend this tripstuck in traffic
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 171 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Where do I start! Barry was a brilliant guide. He had a good understanding of English, a great sense of humour and was very kind to our teenage son when he had had a hard time near the beginning of our adventure. We could hike...More

1  Thank sjclark445
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family had a blast hiking with Barry and Great Wall Adventures. Barry was a great guide and attended to everyone's individual needs despite having a large group. Hiking both the developed & un-developed sections was definitely a worth while investment & a great way...More

Thank Karen N
Reviewed 6 August 2018

My partner and I absolutely LOVED hiking on the Great Wall. The mountain range is beautiful enough on its own to go hiking in, and the Great Wall was even more impressive than I'd imagined. Great Wall Adventure Club helped me to have a great...More

Thank KatFromCanada
Reviewed 3 July 2018

This was a truly amazing experience and it was made even better that out tour was very personal and private. Our train arrived a bit late but our guide, Luis, was very patient with us. He arranged our tour to the places we wanted to...More

Thank Anna G
Reviewed 3 July 2018

My two friends and I decided to visit Beijing during our time in China. We wanted to spend only the weekend there and found out that we could camp at the Great Wall! We looked for programs to sign up for and came across this...More

Thank Taytaytay2018
Reviewed 29 June 2018

We did a full day walk in the Jinshaling area. Luis and the driver picked us up as planned at 7:30am from our hotel lobby. They were both very professional and went out of their way to ensure our experience was great! Luis spoken English...More

Thank Rh0nda58
Reviewed 25 May 2018

We booked the Jiankou to Mutianyu Great Wall hike with the Great Wall Adventure Club online and they were very responsive and informative from the beginning. Day of, we were picked up by our guide, Justin Wan, and he did a great job. He was...More

Thank smc114
Reviewed 5 May 2018

It was a great idea to book this type of adventure. I had no idea what to expect. My guide was Oliver. Great guy with good knowledge of the area and history. Beside of that he was funny too. It was great time spent together...More

Thank Roman P
Reviewed 2 May 2018

We hiked/camped the Great Wall for two days. Oliver was our guide. He was excellent. I thought I’d be “winded” from the cardio but that wasn’t my issue. My issue was fear of heights. Most people would be completely fine with it but I obviously...More

Thank CharlotteHarvey
GreatWallSpecialist, Guest Relations Manager at Great Wall Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Thanks for the feedback and we are very glad you had a good time with us! The details that you provided contained a lot of information that will help us to continue improving our service. The fact that you have put both time and energy...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018

I could not decide which company to book for a guided hike and finally decided on Great Wall Hiking. (for reference, I was letting the price block my thinking) The week before our trip, I committed to a day hike. From the first email, I...More

Thank Jennifer G
GreatWallSpecialist, Guest Relations Manager at Great Wall Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Thank you very much for your great feedback! We always to strive to bring the best to the keen Great Wall hikers with the best experience ever. Have a beautiful spring!

View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 6,706 hotels in Beijing
The Ritz-Carlton, Beijing
1,391 reviews
.21 km away
JW Marriott Hotel Beijing
2,002 reviews
.22 km away
City Home Hotel
2 reviews
.29 km away
Piao Home Inn Beijing Guomao East
113 reviews
.50 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 12,995 restaurants in Beijing
The Lounge (The Ritz-Carlton Beijing)
317 reviews
.30 km away
Lobby Lounge (JW Marriott Hotel Beijing)
101 reviews
.20 km away
109 reviews
.28 km away
Asia Bistro
168 reviews
.20 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 2,298 attractions in Beijing
SKP Beijing
33 reviews
1.05 km away
Today Art Museum
20 reviews
1.59 km away
Airport Layover Tour
291 reviews
.02 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Carrie P
11 October 2017|
Response from Stephanie A | Reviewed this property |
Hi Carrie, sorry For my delay, I am not very active on here. So generally you can't camp on the Great Wall I.e you cannot take your own camping gear to stay on it for the night. The company I went with advertise as having... More