The Great Wall is a business card for China. Chinese saying, if you don’t leave on the Great Wall your footprints, you are not a real man. It will be a good deal to visit Great Wall without spending too much. In addition, the grand mausoleum of the Ming Dynasty could make your day more fulfilling.
Typical Chinese Lunch
Badaling Great Wall
Badaling Cable Car
Pick up from your hotel, and then drive to Badaling Great Wall (60 miles away from downtown, about 1.5 hours driving). Tour guide explain the sightseeings along the tour. Hike on the most famous part of the Great Wall, Badaling section (for about 2 hours), which is the longest defensive wall in the world.
Badaling Great Wall is one of the most magnificent sections of the Great Wall. Since the Great Wall has become a national icon of China, whoever come to China would visit it. It is one of the greatest man-made wonders over the world. It was built as an ancient military defense project which was actually worked in the history.
Optional Activity : Cable Car
you can choose hike the wall or take a cable car to the top of the wall, to take the whole beautiful bird view.
Visit scenic spots: Badaling Great Wall, Badaling fortress, beacon-towers, "looking-toward beijing stone", etc.After the visit of Badaling ,you will be chauffeured to restaurant nearby the Ming Tomb and having typical Chinese lunch (1.5 hours).
After lunch, driving (20 minutes) to the Ming Tomb(Changling), the best preserved Chinese imperial tombs with 500 years history, visiting Changling, the largest one, Emperor Yongle's Tomb, for about 1.5 hours.Visit scenic spots: 1.ling en gate, 2.ling en palace, 3.soul tower, 4.the great red gate, 5.the stele pavilion, etc.
Changling is the tomb of Emperor Zhudi known as Yongle (1360-1420), and his empress Xushi. Yongle was the third emperor of the Ming Dynasty. Construction of his tomb began in 1409 and was completed in 1427. Changling Tomb, built the earliest among the 13 Ming Mausoleums, is the largest and most magnificent one.
Transfer you back to your hotel after the tour. If you have leisure time in the evening, we offer you a abundance of activity options BELOW .
Optional Evening Activities :
How to book ?
1. You can book online, choose pay by cash or credit card, just inform us your hotel in Beijing, we will send you confirmation email.
2. When you arrive in Beijing, our tour guide will call you the night before the tour to inform pick-up time in the next morning.
For the best quality tour, please book No Shopping 1 Day Great Wall Private Tour.
Excellent tour. Pick up was early but on time. Good English spoken by Selina the tour guide. A couple of shopping stops are included but not heavy selling. Tea ceremony is fun. Would highly recommend. more..
Rating: [5 of 5 Stars!] by Frank Houiellebecq,06/05/2019
The guide was outstanding and extremely efficient to make sure our visit would be a complete success.She had a very good motivation and we thank her for her concerns about our group. more..
Rating: [5 of 5 Stars!] by Georlette Pierre .,06/02/2019
Amazing tour, very nice guide Sites were very organized more..
Rating: [5 of 5 Stars!] by Hanna F Ghawi ,,05/18/2019