1 Day Tour : Simatai Great Wall and Gubei Water Town

Tour Overview

Duration: 1 Day(about 7:00am-6:30pm)
Tour Type: Private tour or coach tour.
Departure: Everyday.

Tour Itinerary

Pick you up from your hotel at 7:00 am in the morning, then drive to Gubei Water Town and Simatai Great Wall, which takes about 3 hours. Gubei Water Town and Simatai Great Wall are located close to each other. Regarded as 'Wuzhen in Beijing', Gubei Water Town boasts a combination of mountains, water and ancient villages. Simatai Great Wall is one of the most primitive sections of the Great Wall. Unlike Badaling and Mutianyu Great Wall which has undergone extensive restoration, the wall at Simatai still kept its original appearance. It is often described with the following five words: perilous, dense, diverse, artful, and peculiar. 

When arrive at the Tourist Center, you will take a shuttle bus to the ticket office, where the tour guide will get you the entrance ticket. Cable car (optional with extra charge) is available to go up and down from the Great Wall. You can go hiking on the Great Wall and walk around in the water town.

For private tour, we will transfer you back to your hotel.

For coach tour, the vehicle will stop at Dongzhimen Subway Station. That's the end of the tour. You can take a subway or taxi back to your hotel.

About pick-up service:

For private tour, we will pick you up from your own hotel. 

For coach tour, free pick-up service from hotels within the 3rd ring road.

If your hotel is located out of the 3rd ring, we will meet you at one of the following locations:

 Dongzhimen Subway Station Exit C(Line 2): Pick-up time around 7:00 for Jinshanling Great Wall;
B  Nongzhanguan Subway station Exit A(Line 10): Pick-up time around 7:10 for Jinshanling Great Wall;
C  Guloudajie Subway Station Exit B(Line 2): Pick-up time around 7:30-7:40 for Jinshanling Great Wall;
D  If your hotel near Wangfujing, Dongsi, Chongwenmen or Sanyuanqiao, we can pick you up from your own hotel.

Simatai Great Wall Tourist Map (Click the picture to enlarge it.)


1 Before visiting the Great Wall, we need to make appointment for you 1 day before at least, so we need all of your Names and Passport Numbers to make appointment.
2 For visiting the Simatai Great Wall, there are some extra costs, here it is.
a. Entrance for tour guide: 40 CNY if you need the tour guide accompany you;
b. Optional Cable Car: 160 CNY Per Person (if you need the tour guide accompany you, you have to pay for the guide);
Tour price includes: Tour price excludes:
Pick-up and drop-off from your hotel for private tour . Cable car of the Great Wall(CNY160, USD25).
Air-conditioned car, van or bus. Click here for vehicle mode. Tips for the tour guide and driver.
Entrance tickets of the attractions as listed. Meal.
English-speaking tour guide for private tour. English-speaking tour guide for group tour.
Child taller than 1.1 meter will be charged full price, child smaller than 1.1 meter will be charged half price.
For Private Tour:
- More flexible and time saving. No need to wait for other tourists from different hotels.
- Allow you to customize your own tour itinerary. A designated car and a private tour guide will be at your service.
- No shopping guaranteed.
For Coach Tour:
This coach tour is a no shopping tour. There are other tourists join this group. 
How to Book?
1. You can book online and pay cash to tour guide, 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.

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