The Ultimate Mutianyu Great Wall Layover Tour

Why Book This Tour

No fixed departure time, you set dates/times.
No waiting for other guests, maximize every minute of your to fully enjoy the Great Wall.
No strangers, travel with the people you love.
No large bus, travel by time-saving private car or minibus.
✓ Special assistance for your older relatives, small children, or someone with mobility or medical concerns on request.
Stress-free layover tour at an affordable price.

  • Overview
    Duration: Half day to full day
    Optimal season: All year around
    Area: Huairou district
    Begin in: Beijing Capital Airport
    End in: Beijing Capital Airport, or your hotel/central-located place, train station
    Avg. daily distance: 2 miles
    Terrain: Rolling to hilly
    Min altitude: 331m
    Max altitude: 978m
    Physical rating: Easy to Moderate
    Departure: Daily departing from Beijing Capital Airport
  • Prices
    Price table:
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    Prices (RMB Per Person)1340770700600540500470430350

    All Prices shown are in RMB (Chinese Yuan) and based per person.

    Price Promises:
    • No factory / shopping stop
    • No hidden costs
    • No booking fees

    For your peace of mind, you don’t pay for the trip until after the trip has taken place. You could pay cash to your tour guide when you are picked up if you are certain that you will not cancel the trip with us. No pre-payment or deposit is required at reservation. Your money will be safe. Both RMB and US dollar are acceptable. Money Converter

    Special for kids:

    To help families we offer discounts to all children aged 17 years and below. No reason to leave the kids at the hotel.

    • Ages 0 to 4 years – FREE!
    • Ages 5 to 11 years – 50% off–children must be accompanied by at least two responsible adults.
    • Ages 12 to 17 years – 5% off
    • 5% off with valid student ID
    • Transportation from Beijing Capital Airport to Mutianyu and back
    • On request, drop-off at (same) different locations: centrally located hotel, train station with your luggage (greater luggage requirements please ask for a quotation)
    • A friendly, knowledgeable, and experienced tour guide
    • Free-bottled mineral water in the vehicle
    • Entry to Mutianyu Great Wall
    • You’ll automatically become a member of WGW, your spouse and kids to a lifetime discount of 5% off any trip after your first one (membership details)
    • Optional gratuities to driver and guide
    • Meals and drinks
    • Personal expenses
    • Travel insurance
    • Cable car/Toboggan/Chair lift
    • Sunscreen, sunglasses, and hats in summer
    • Comfortable shoes
  • Full itinerary
    Full Itinerary:

    You will be welcomed by a professional tour guide who will hold a sign with your name right outside the baggage claim of the terminal, after luggage claim/passports control. Then transfer to Mutianyu Great Wall comfortably and safely in an A/C Vehicle with no delay.

    Note: if your flight is delayed, we will reschedule your pickup time without any additional charge. The driver will wait for you 1 hour from your landing time.

    • Enjoy learning about the historical points of the Great Wall and the purpose of being built for on the way to the wall.
    • Enter Mutianyu either by climbing up or by riding cable/chairlift to save your valuable time.
    • Walk on the world-famous Mutianyu, surrounded by green trees and spectacular views, accompanied by exciting stories and features, told by your guide to truly understand the spirit of the Great Wall.
    • Fully immerse yourself in history. Take plenty of pictures and enjoy the views.
    • Stay on the wall for 1-3 hours or so, depending on the duration of your layover.
    • Transfer back to the airport at least 2 hours before your connecting flight time at the end of your tour.
    • Continue your journey after an unforgettable and stress-free layover trip to the Great Wall.
    Mutianyu Great Wall layover tour

    Note: Your driver will be glad to stop at a local Chinese restaurant for a meal before driving back to the airport if time permits.

    Interested in this tour, any questions? The quickest way to find answers to your questions is to check  Mutianyu travel guide. If you can’t find the information you are looking for please feel free to contact us.

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  • Map the tour/Videos
    Map the tour/Videos:

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