|Code||GWTC-11P||Activity||Great Wall Trek|
|Duration||1 day||Challenging level|
|Price(USDeach)||$ 428.00||$ 258.00||$ 228.00||$ 198.00||$ 188.00||$ 178.00||$ 168.00||$ 148.00|
Combine the benefits of independent exploration with the ease of a classic private tour on this unconventional Great Wall trip. Besides Great wall hiking at Jinshanling Great wall, discover Gubei Water Town, a newly created tourist destination with bags of photogenic charm. Tour includes local lunch, entrance fees, profession guide, pickup and drop-off from your Beijing hotel
Your guide will meet you at 8am in the lobby of your hotel in Beijing city and then drive to Jinshanling Great wall. You will start the hiking around 10:30 am, and it will take about 3-3.5 hours to complete the hiking. A lunch at a local farmer’s restaurant will be organized after the hiking . This section offers arguably the finest hiking anywhere on the Great Wall. It is extremely photogenic, with over 17 watch-towers, and steep gradients that give constantly changing perspectives and wide, open views. There is fascinating variety in the watch-towers here. Some have two storeys, others three. Some have flat roofs,others rounded and others again are pitched with upturned eaves. This section of the wall is wild, ruined, preserved and original.
After lunch,about 15 minutes driving,you can start walking around in Gubei Water Town where is a rare natural old town witha combination of mountains, water and ancient dwellings. With a history of thousands of years, this town possesses an old-fashioned simplicity and elegance. Row upon row of houses, old quartzite streets and long Hutongs characterize the style and features of the old town.You will be back to Beijing around 6PM
1) High standard of service
2) No shopping stops, no hidden costs
3)Very experienced guide and driver
4)Comfortable air-condition vehicles with official license
5)Unlimited bottle water
Sunglasses,suncream, backpack, good hiking boots(or running shoes), raincoat (it’s rainingseason in June and July in Beijing) and snacks
Transport and the driver, Entrance tickets,English speaking tour guide, meals as mentioned, drinking water
Travel insurance, other personal expense, gratuities to guide and driver (2:1)
We make our hike fit what our clients are looking for, whether it’s an easy hike or challenging or somewhere in between.
Trek club knows a large variety of hikes and avoids the busy touristy areas. We are always finding more areas to explore.
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