- Tour code: CL-G-12
- Available: Daily
- Duration: 8 - 9 hours
- Starts/ends: 8:00am - 17:00pm
- Attractions: Simatai Great Wall
Day by Day Itinerary
Simatai section Great Wall is one of the few sections to retain the original appearance of the Great Wall, which was built in the Ming Dynasty, known as the "dangerous, extraordinary and special”. It is a total length of 5.4 km (3.4 miles), a total of 36 beacon towers, the height building is "Wangjing building" that is up and down the narrow road, the slope of nearly 90 degrees angle
Simatai Great Wall is divided into East and West by the Yuanyang Lake. This lake is made up of natural hot springs and mountain spring water. The annual temperature is 36 degrees Celsius. In winter, the lake is steaming hot. It was evaluated as "the top-best one that you can not miss among 25 scenery in the world” by Reuters
Simatai Great Wall displays various patterns of construction. You can not only view the conventional appearance of the Great Wall, with battlements on each side of the track, but also see on steep cliffs the half-wall style, with battlements built only on the outer side. The slope and width also change dramatically depending on the different terrain. Some segments along the gentle slopes are so wide and mild that even horses can walk on them. At other narrow points, only one person at a time is able to pass.
Our guide and driver will pick you up at the lobby of your hotel in the downtown Beijing at 8:00am and drive you to Simatai Great Wall.
10:30am: arrive at the Great Wall reservation place to take free shuttle bus
10:45am: arrive at the foot of the Great Wall, begin to explore the most beautiful the Great Wall
13:30pm: return to the Great Wall reservation, have a late lunch at the Restaurant by your own cost
14:40pm: leave to your hotel, you will be at your hotel around 17:00pm - 17:30pm in the end of the tour
Please note: it is the general time listed above, there are some unforeseen issues such as weather or traffic, we can adjust it according to your personal interests, the weather or any unexpected conditions, hope you can understand
- English-speaking tour guide service fee
- Air-conditioned vehicle with a private driver
- Gas, toll & parking lot fees
- Entrance ticket to Simatai Great Wall
- Round Trip cable car
Excluded (Not Included)
- Gratuity to the guide and driver
- Personal Costs
Discounts for children in China are based on height! Pls let us know your children's height so we can calculate accordingly!
1.The quoted price is for a-8 hour tour per day. If you use more than 6 hours or less than 8 hours per day it will still be considered a full day.
2.Additional hours are billed at 50CNY to 100CNY for the guide and 50CNY to 100CNY for the driver.
3.Pls note that the itinerary is flexible and we can adjust it according to your personal interests, the weather or any unexpected conditions.
4.For the lunch, we will take you to the authentic Chinese local restaurant catering for the locals. The guide will assist you to order some dishes and you can share the lunch with the guide and cover the dinner by your own cost
5.We conduct only private tour but not group tour and won’t mix you with others.
6.Our tours are complete non-forced shopping tour and we won’t take you to any factories without request to waste your valuable time.