Private Jinshanlin Great Wall Whole Section Hiking Day Trip From Beijing

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Duration: 9 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    8:00AM at your hotel
  • Departure Details :
    Your centrally located hotel in Beijing
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund


Jinshanling Great Wall starts from Taochunkou in the west and ends at the East 5 holes Tower in the east and stretches about 7 kilometers. It is located on the Yanshan Mountains, 140 kilometers away from downtown Beijing,where Miyun County borders with Luanpin County in Hebei Province .

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The Jinshanling Great Wall isacomplicated and well preserved fortification systems and possesses the largest number of watchtowers. These watchtowers were made by huge bricks, 5-8 miles high, and each one built in a different architectural style. The distance between each tower is about 50 to100 miles away. Some of them are half-timbered, some arestone, somewithone eave, somewithtwo-eave.

The roofs of the towers are many and varied, flat,arched, quadrangular or octagonal. It is an exemplary section of the Great Wall and hence comes the sayingthattheJinshanling section is the most essential part of the 10,000-li (6,700 kilometres) Great Wall.

Jinshanlin Great Wall has a strong military defense system. It includes barrier walls, crib walls, blockhouses,emplacements, watch-towers, stone-shooting windows, arrow-shooting holes,cavalry defense walls and so on, which makes China well-protected in old time. When you stand on the Jinshanling Great Wall, you will appreciate how majestic and splendid it is, and you will understand how great and heroic the nation is.
Your tour starts from 8:00am, and you will arrive at Jinshanling Great Wall after about 2.5 hours driving.

Then you will walk for 30 minutes to the Taochunkou City Gate Tower,which is on the west of Jinshanling. Keep walking towards east for 3.5 to 4 hours hiking, we will reach East 5-Windows Tower,which is Exit of the Great Wall. In the end, you will leave the Great Wall and go toafarmers restaurant for lunch meal. After lunch, you will be transfer back to your Beijing hotel.


  • Entrance fees
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour


  • Gratuities(Recommended)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required

Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately

Please wear comfortable hiking shoes

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