Beijing - Mutianyu China Great Wall: Part 1 (The Western part with Cable Car)

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Mutianyu China Great Wall: Part 1 (The Western part with Cable Car)

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(50 reviews)
Beijing, Beijing, China
60 mins

About the tour

If you have wanted to visit the Great Wall of China, this tour is for you. The Great Wall is one of the Seven Wonders of the World, and Mutianyu Great Wall is one of the best sections to experience the majestic feeling the wall inspires. The Mutianyu section was first built in the mid-6th century and it is a favourite of travellers, often being rated as “the best sites in Beijing.” It’s popular for its combination of preserved and natural sections, its rich history, and of course the amazing views. As you walk the steps to the first watchtower (the section has 22 watchtowers!), your guide will start to share the Great Wall’s thousands of years of history, how it was built, its purpose and how it fits with China’s culture. Along the way, you’ll walk in historic soldiers’ footsteps, scan out the same watchtower windows used for scanning for invading armies and take in amazing views of the mountain vistas. Join us for a visit to this iconic site.

Meet Jenny's China Tours

Jenny's China Tours

Jenny’s China Tours provides custom and private tours to Shanghai, Beijing, Xi'an, Chengdu, Guilin and throughout China. Our guides are China experts, speak great English and love sharing the history and culture of China with visitors. We have been delighted to share different parts of China virtually with new friends. We look forward to your visit. Meet our guides: Cassie: Our Chengdu expert was born in Chendu and shares the life of Pandas, city culture and history with energy and enthusiasm. She has been an expert guide since 2013 and loves travel, public speaking and meeting people from different cultures. Alice: Probably our most outgoing guide, Alice is our Shanghai expert and goes above and beyond with every tour to make sure customers are happy and fulfilled. An avid traveler, she is the consumate professional and is always eager to share the history and culture of Shanghai. Amber: Our Beijing expert became a tour guide after graduating college and has a passion for travel and is always planning her next trip. She delights in sharing the Great Wall, Tianenman Square, the Forbidden City and the culture of Beijing. Susan: Our expert Chengdu guide loves sharing Chengdu culture and history with visitors. She also has a passion for reading and has visited over 20 countries! This has helped her understand each country’s unique culture. Apple: You won’t meet a more optimistic guide than our Shanghai expert Apple. As a local Shanghainese, she shares the city’s rapid ascent to modernity along with historic treasures of the Bund, Tianzifang and old Shanghai. Eva: Our Xi’an expert is a master guide with over 16 years of experience and loves sharing the history of Xi’an’s Terra Cotta Warriors, the last standing city wall all of Xi’an’s famous spots. She never misses a question and eager to share. Sally: As a native Xi’an resident, Sally is an expert on her hometown and enjoys sharing its history and secrets. As a guide of over 20 years and a degree from Xi’an Foreign Language University, you won’t find a better ambassador to get to know Xi’an. Yvonne: Our Guilin expert, Yvonne, used to be a translator before becoming a guide with over 15 years of experience now. With impeccable English and knowledge of Guilin, she lovers showing the amazing sights and history of this unique region of China.

What to expect

Get ready for something special. We’re travelling to Beijing with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you’ll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and an amazing content creator.

The tour will last about 60 mins and will be live-streamed by your content creator directly from Beijing. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!

While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your content creator and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.

Why are they tip-supported?

We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to join, but you have the option to leave a tip during the tour.

The majority of your tip goes directly to support the channel, while the rest helps Heygo continue to build a place that brings the world closer together.

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How to join

Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.

For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer using Google Chrome.

Reviews from travellers

Lucy B.

04 June 2021

I really liked the guide. She is very nice. He is a very kind person. And the tour was wonderful. Congratulations!

Edith N.

04 June 2021

One of the sights I have always wanted to see - and Amber gave us a great tour of the wall - highly recommended!

Levent E.

01 June 2021


Sharon G.

01 June 2021


Sonia L.

01 June 2021

Another dream come true! Thanks to Jenny, the team and Amber! I appreciate the time, money and effort invested in this tour. I was excited but this exceeded my expectations!! It is so much better than Youtube, TV, movies etc. It really felt like we were there, and Amber made it better by providing us with lots of interesting information.

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