3 Days Great Wall Tour ( Badaling, Huanghuacheng, Juyongguan, and Mutianyu)
- Tour Code:
- 3 Days
- Departure Date:
- Available Everyday
- Private tour guide & driver + Private car/van
- The most popular and gorgeous Badaling, the Great Wall under the Water, beautiful scenic Mutianyu,spectacular pass Juyongguan, hiking on great wall.
Sample Itinerary Overview
Day 1 Beijing ( L, D )
After breakfast, our tour guide will pick you up at your hotel then drive to first destination Badaling Great Wall. Badaling section is the most visited one among all the Great Wall sections, approximately 80 km northwest of urban Beijing city. Badaling Great Wall is famous for his magnificence. The wall averages 7.8 metres high, 6.5 metres wide of the base, and 5.8 metres on the top. The highest section is 15 meters high. The wall was designed to allow five horse or ten soldiers to march on the wall. You will hike up snaking sections of walls, enter the watchtowers and see distant views.You will hike for 2 hours on the Badaling Great Wall.
Having Chinese typical lunch at local restaurant. After lunch, driving to the Juyongguan Great Wall initially built in Ming Dynasty. Situated in a valley surrounded by mountains, Juyongguan Pass has long been a military stronghold and it is a crucial pass of the Great Wall. The wall has a girth of over 4,000 meters (4,374.4 yards). With mountains as its east and west walls, this pass had played a strategic defense role in ancient times. You will hike the Juyongguan Great Wall for 2 hours.
After get down from Juyongguan great wall then check in at the Juyongguan hotel and enjoy the dinner at the hotel.
Day 2 Beijing ( B, L, D )
After breakfast at the hotel, roaming in the street in the inner city of Juyongguan and feeling the local people’s life. Then drive to Huanghuacheng Great Wall one and a half hours away.
Huanghuacheng Great Wall is connected to Mutianyu Great Wall in the east, and is connected to Juyongguan Pass and Badaling in the west. It is also known as the Great Wall under the Water, because three separate sections of the wall are submerged in the Xishuiyu Reservoir. It is famous for its harmonious mixture of the splendid wall, an awesome mountain and a great wide swath of water. Parts of Huanghua cheng Great Wall were destroyed and fell into Jintang Lake after being bombed during the Japanese invasion of China half a century ago. It is one of the most ruined sections of the wall in Beijing.
After visiting the Huanghuacheng great wall, check in at Huanghuacheng Fuwang Courtyard Farmhouse by the Huanghuacheng Great Wall. Please mentally prepared the exception of the farmhouse, and do not compare it with star hotels. Enjoy the dinner at the inn.
Day 3 Beijing ( B, L )
After the breakfast at the inn, then drive to Mutianyu Great Wall one and a half hours away. Mutianyu section is famous for its beautiful surroundings. As one of the best-preserved parts of the Great Wall, it used to serve as the northern barrier defending the capital and the imperial tombs.This section of the Great Wall is comparatively smoother than most of other sections. You will hike the Mutianyu Great Wall for 2-3 hours. If you want to reach the highest point, cable car is a good choice ( optional ).
Having Chinese typical lunch at local restaurant then transferred back to your hotels in the late afternoon.
- Entrance fees to all scenic spots listed in the itinerary;
- Accommodations: twin-based room with breakfasts as indicated;
- Meals indicated in the itinerary;
- Personal Beijing local English-speaking tour guide;
- Private transfers with experienced driver between airports, hotels, scenic spots, etc;
- Arrangements: charges of planning, handling, operational and communication.
- International Airfare or Train Tickets to enter or leave Beijing;
- Beijing Entry Visa Fees;
- Optional day tours or activities youve chosen;
- Tips & gratitude to drivers and guides;
- Personal expenses;
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