Gubeikou to Jinshanling Great Wall Hike
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If you are looking to hike, camp, or trek on the Great Wall without crowds, you found the right people.

Off the beaten path hiking is what ChinaHiking is all about, so check out our China Adventure chapter for exhiliarting mountain treks, desert crossings, rafting or horse riding adventures.

Planning a trip far in advance? You can click on the calendar to see our Hiking Agenda for the upcoming year.

Hiking Agenda
2019-2020

Looking for a last minute hike?

Have a look at our upcoming trips

Saturday, May 30 2020

An epic 14 km Great Wall trek that covers 2 fantastic sections of the Beijing Great Wall. We hike Wild Jiankou Great Wall and pitch our tents inside a Great Wall watchtower. On the 2nd day we climb the beautifully restored Huanghuacheng Great Wall allowing us views on the Great Ming Great Wall dropping into Huanghua lake. Read more.
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Price: 1600¥/265$

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Saturday, May 30 2020

An epic 14 km Great Wall trek that covers 2 fantastic sections of the Beijing Great Wall. We hike Wild and overgrown Jiankou Great Wall and stay overnight in a farmhouse with view on the Great Wall. Day two we climb the beautifully restored Huanghuacheng Great Wall to its highest point and see the dramatic Ming Wall dropping into Huanghua lake. Read more.
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Price: 1600¥/265$

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Saturday, May 30 2020

Trek the Great Wall of china for 2 days. This 20km hike is the most wildest part of the Great Wall around Beijing, also one of the most beautiful ones. There really is no better place than this General Xu Great Wall to set up your tent and enjoy dinner with a bottle wine. Next day we continue hike on the Great Wall for another 4 hours. Read more.
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Price: 1500¥/249$

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Sunday, May 31 2020

Climb on and through Great Wall Watchtowers that have conquered time as no other on this 8km Gubeikou Great Wall hike. With views from the whole Gubeikou Great Wall, the Jinshanling Great Wall and the Simatai Great Wall this trip is a mind blowing Great Wall experience. Unlike others, this is a family friendly hike with never ending photo opportunities. Read more.
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Price: 600¥/ 99$

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Monday, Jun 01 2020

Jiankou to Mutianyu is breathtaking 10 km hike that combines wild and restored Great Wall. You have to be in good physical condition but you will be rewarded with fantastic scenery. Read more.
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Price: 600¥/ 99$

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Tuesday, Jun 02 2020

Embark on a fantastic 20km Great Wall trek from the picturesque Wild Gubeikou Great Wall to restored Jinshanling Great Wall all the way till the west Simatai Great Wall. Camp overnight right next to the wild Jinshanling Great Wall and snap your best China picture while the sun rises over the rolling hills. Read more.
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Price: 1700¥ /275$

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Tuesday, Jun 02 2020

Embark on a fantastic 20km Great Wall trek from the picturesque Wild Gubeikou Great Wall, over the Jinshanling Great Wall all the way till the Western section of the Simatai Great Wall. We stay overnight at a farmhouse located right in the middle of trek with the Wild Jinshanling Great Wall in our back yard. It's a trek where the views go from excellent to simply fantastic. Read more.
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Price: 1700¥ /275$

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Wednesday, Jun 03 2020

A 7km hike on the wild and restored part of Huanghuacheng Great Wal. A perfect spot to watch the sunset, this lakeside Great Wall looks exactly as it did in it's glory days. Read more.
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Price: 550¥/109$

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We offer open and private tours!

Open tour

Are you planning far ahead but your favorite trip is not on our schedule at the time you’re coming to China?

Are you an independent traveler that wants to keep the costs as low as possible?

Just let us know your favorite trip and starting date at least 6 weeks in advance and we will add your trip to our hiking agenda.

As soon as we have 6 people joining the trip we are good to go!

Private tour

Private tours are great ways to travel if you have a group of friends, family or colleagues ready to explore nature together.

Also for school trips or company team building activities, a private tour is the way to go.

We have experience guiding groups up to 100 people from international schools and companies.

Let us know your desires and we will customise a trip for you.