TOUR 1MG: Mutianyu Hike Uphill through Secret Beacon Towers

Mobile Special: CNY439 or USD69 per person. The 2nd and 3rd guests will receive an additional 10% off.


You will be taken on a trip back in time, having the chance to explore Beigou village, a small countryside village by the foot of the Great Wall. Completely away from the crowds, this tour takes you to an area that is only known by locals. Hiking through the forest you will be taken to the far peak of the Mutianyu Great Wall section, avoiding the noisy and crowded touristic areas. You will be taken personally to the old Wall by our specialized guide, allowing you to see and learn about the most secret and exclusive areas of the Wall. From the highest tower, you will descend the Wall to the lowest towers where a pleasant staircase leads you to the bottom giving you a last chance to look back and admire the Wall (or alternatively, take the cable car down the Wall). This tour is suitable for both experienced and amateur hikers of all ages. 

-Enjoy a private and reserved part of the Great Wall accessible only by our secret route. 

-Explore an exclusive area of the Great Wall that is away from the crowds, giving you the Wall all to yourself. 

-Take unique photos (the Wall is yours!)

-Explore the full history of the Wall by discovering the local Beigou Village. 

-Enjoy amazing and exclusive sightseeing of the Wall from the most exclusive points.

[Itinerary & Time Management]

-07:30: Meet your tour guide and group members at the east gate of Beijing Swissotel Hotel before departing to the Great Wall. We will collect you if your hotel is within the 2nd Ring Road Circle*.

-09:30: Arrive at Mutianyu and proceed to take the hiking trail, climbing the mountain to special section of The Great Wall (about 1 hour and 20 minutes). Upon reaching the Wall you will be taken to walk along it and enjoy this private section. (4 hours) 

-13:30: Start descending the Great Wall on a gentle trail (or alternatively, you can take the cable car or toboggan to descend the Wall – our guide will help you with the process). Then, enjoy a delicious lunch at the base of the Great Wall. 

-14:30: Our guide will take you back to central Beijing. 

-16:30: Return to the meeting point and tour ends. 



* Complimentary hotel pick-up service is only available for hotels within the 2nd Ring Road Circle. 

* If your accommodation belongs to those such as “Express Inn, Homestay, B&B, Apartment”, please go to the meeting point, as their location in the narrow streets does not permit bus parking. 

* Pick up time is usually from 06:40-07: 20 dependent on your hotel location. You will be informed of the “specific time” by your tour guide the night before your tour departure. 

 *Meeting Time & Meeting Point:

Meeting Time: 07:40 

Meeting Point: East Gate of Beijing Swissotel Hotel (Starbucks) 

Address in Chinese: 北京港澳中心酒店东门口(星巴克咖啡) 

Transportation to the Meeting Point by subway: 

Take any subway line from your closest station before changing to “Line 2” and get off at “Dong Si Shi Tiao”(东四十条)station. Following the signs for exit C, you will find yourself outside the Beijing Swissotel Hotel where our bus parking spot is located just 50 meters to the east. Your tour guide will be wearing a red jacket and will wait for you next to Starbucks. Please show your reservation name to your tour guide and they will direct you to the correct bus. 


Trip Map


Hotel pick-up service in the allowed area.

Round trip bus transportation.

English speaking tour guide.

Admission tickets to Mutianyu Great Wall.

Uphill and downhill internal shuttle. 

Chinese lunch. 

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Kids under 12 and seniors above 65 will receive an additional 5% off.

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