Great Wall Hiking

Longquanyu (Spring Mountain) Great Wall Hike

This 8km Great Wall trail is a nice combination of overgrown Wild Great Wall & restored Great Wall. Last part of hike includes some forest and a small river.

  • Key Info
  • Discounts & Inclusions
  • Hiking Distance: 8km
  • Hiking Duration: 1 day
  • Departure time: 8:30am
  • Back in Beijing: 5 pm
  • Hike Level: 3 Medium-Strong
  • Price: 600¥/ 99$

Meeting/drop off point: Lama temple subway exit B (How to get there?)

Short Itinerary

08:00 am    Gather at meeting point

08:30 am    Departure with private van

10:30 pm     Lunch at a local farmhouse

12:00 pm     Start hiking

04:00 pm    End hiking

06:00 pm    Arrive in Beijing

Highlights

Wild & restored Great Wall

Included meals

Authentic farmhouse lunch

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Detailed Itinerary

Hidden in the bush on top of the mountain range this wonderful stretch of great wall is an excellent opportunity to see wild and restored great wall on a nice 8km hike. At the end of this wild section of the great wall a restored flight of great wall staircases goes down to a picturesque valley. The last part of the hike we do some stone hopping alongside a shallow river till the end of the valley where our driver will pick us up again.

Hike the Great Wall

Great Wall in Beijing

Great Wall stretches are generally constant. However, the Ming Tombs on the ridge east of Longquan valley, where there is a about five kilometers of the Great Wall. East and west ends are disconnected. Great Wall in the Ming Tombs Longquan valley 20 kilometers north of the hill. Longquan valley Great Wall it  is the Ming Dynasty Great Wall in Beijing within the mainline. From east to west into the Great Wall in Huairou after not much broken. Then after the famous Mutianyu Great Wall , Jiankou  Great Wall, Beijing knot Great Wall , Huanghuacheng Great Wall,  West lake Great Wall then extending into the  Yanqing  Longquan valley.

Great Wall trek in Beijing

Great Wall in Beijing

Level 2: Medium-Strong

We give this hike a level 2 rating, as the trail is not too long but still most of the hike is uphill. If you have a normal physical condition you will enjoy this trip for sure.

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