Mutianyu great wall layover tour from Beijing international airport or your hotel
Mutianyu is one of the most unique and beautiful sections of the Great Wall and it is receiving millions of tourists every year. If you have time for a layover in Beijing between your flights, you can't miss the opportunity get an close look at a lasting icon of Chinese imperial power.
Despite being one of the best-preserved and scenic sections of the Great Wall, Mutianyu is less crowded than other sections that near Beijing as limited access by public transportation,such as bus, train, so this section is more favored by overseas tourists.
Your personal driver will meet you at Beijing's Capital International Airport, then drive you directly to the forested mountain in huairou county where Mutianyu is located. Once you arrive at Mutianyu, our driver will accopany you to the ticket booth and show you how to get to the wall, you can set out for a hike that takes you along a 3.7-mile stretch of stone fortifications and 600-year-old watchtowers that look out over the pass.
Throughout the hike, you're surrounded by a beautiful landscape of dense woodland and pastures whose vivid colors shift with the seasons. Spend as much as time you like to learn about the history that date back to the 6th century. Get plenty of time to admire the grand combination of ancient engineering and natural beauty before your driver returns you to the airport to catch your next flight.
Estimated driving time between airport, city, and Mutianyu great wall
Itinerary for mutianyu great wall layover tour
The tour is 8 hours for default, the route is:
Or: Airport - mutianyu - hotel
Or: Hotel - mutianyu - airport
1. You will be welcomed at Capital Airport arrival gate or your hotel by your driver holding a sign with your name.You luggage can be loaded into the vehicle if needed.
2. The driver will take you to the Great Wall.
3. When arriving, your driver will assist you to purchase entrance tickets and show you the way to take shuttle bus to go up to the wall.
4. Your driver will wait you at the parking and drive you back to airport or your hotel after you finished your hiking.
The starting time is personally designed according to your layover schedule, for most of the time, please allow approx. 2 hours to clear Immigration and Customs before meeting your driver to begin your layover tour, and you should be at airport 2 hours before departure.
Tour price by number of people and car type:
The rate includes gas, toll fee, parking, driver’s salary, tips. The rate above DOES NOT include: Entrance tickets, cable car/tobagen fee, meals. Car seat is avaiable, rental fee is rmb 100 per day
The rate includes gas, toll fee, parking, driver’s salary, tips.
The rate above DOES NOT include: Entrance tickets, cable car/tobagen fee, meals.
Car seat is avaiable, rental fee is rmb 100 per day