Departing from your hotel in Beijingin a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle to the Great Wall at Jiankou section. Choose your start time between 6am to 12:00,but this can be flexible as well. The journey from Beijing toGubeikou Great Wall will take about 2hours.
Upon your arrival, spend some quality time on the Great Wall of Gueikou, enjoy the freedom and flexibility to explore around on your own.Your driver will offer you a piece of paper with the map ofGubeikou Section ,as well as thetips and suggestions, you can choose the routine which suites you.
Centuries ago, Gubeikou was a strategic pass which provided much needed access to Inner Mongolia and northeast China. Wars were common to gain control of this point and continued until the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911). Remnants of past battles can be seen on some of the broken bricks and stones.The Gubeikou Great Wall has never been reconstructed.This section stretching for about 25 miles (40 kilometers), there are 172 watchtowers, 14 beacon towers, 16 passes, 3 water passes, 3 barbicans, and 6 fortresses along it.After your hike atGubeikouGreat Wall, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Beijing.
1:You will travel in either an air-conditioned sedan (for 1 to3 people) or an air-conditioned minivan (for4 to 9people) or an air-conditioned minibus(10-15 people)
2:This is a self-guided tour. If you need an English speaking tour guide with the additional cost,please add iton "Special requirement" fieldwhen make booking.
3:We cannot guarantee an English-speaking driver. Due to their availability, you may have a Chinese speaking driver, but they know exactly where to pick you up and where to drop you off. Guest can use their phone to call our translator if need during the ride.