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Great Wall of China at Badaling and Ming Tombs Day Tour from Beijing

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    What to Expect
    Depart from your Beijing hotel in a comfortable, air-conditioned minivan and admire the rural scenery as you escape bustling Beijing. Stop first at the Great Wall of China, an iconic landmark illustrating the innovation of ancient Chinese engineering. Venture to the Badaling section, one of the best-preserved parts of the structure, and listen as your guide provides an engaging narrative about the attraction’s history. 

    Climb either the north or south face of the wall to absorb panoramic vistas of the surrounding scenery. Stroll the fortification to discover the watchtowers and natural havens that pepper the UNESCO World Heritage Site. 

    After thorough exploration of the ancient wonder, head to the sacred Ming tombs to discover the burial grounds of ancient Ming emperors. Marvel at three of the excavated tombs and hear of the extravagant lives led by the mausoleum’s inhabitants. Refuel with an authentic Chinese-style lunch then browse the bespoke shops of the Longdi Jade Factory for special souvenirs. 

    Relax during the journey back to Beijing by comfortable coach and bid your guide farewell at your hotel.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Tour departs from the hotels located within 4th ring circle highway
    Departure Time
    7:30 AM
    Duration
    8h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Pick-up and drop-off services from the hotels located within 4th ring circle highway
    • If your hotel is located out of 4th Ring Circle Highway, please go to Prime Hotel to join the tour at 07:00AM. (Add: No. 2, Wangfujing Ave. Tel: +86-10-65136666)
    • Air-conditioned coach
    • Professional English-speaking tour guide
    • Chinese style lunch
    • Entry/Admission - The Great Wall at Badaling
    • Entry/Admission - Ming Tombs (Ming Shishan Ling)
    Exclusions
    • Cruise port pickup is not available
    • Cable car fee
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Please wear comfortable walking shoes
    • Entire tour is normally about 8 hours, but it might take a bit longer during peak season like summer time or special holidays
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Excellent service, great guide, worth every penny. Would suggest this trip to all visiting Beijing absolutely loved it
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    Small group (4 people) tour in a private car, access to limited/reserved area. The guide gave comprehensive historical information about each part of the visit. The day was a breeze and we had a great time. Highly recommended.
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    I scheduled a tour for the weekdays and was pleased to find that the group was small and highly personalized. I also had a chance to get a halal meal as part of the trip, which was much appreciated it. Zoe was very knowledgeable and the tour was informative and timely. My only
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    Had such an amazing trip with our tour guide Zoe, took us to Great Wall and Ming tombs but also surprised us with a trip to the Jade museum and also a traditional tea making class. Zoe’s knowledge and English was really good and made it such a fun filled day for me and my
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    Take sensible shoes, some water and energy. We arrived at 8am before the hordes of people. It was about an hours drive from Beijing. The views are wonderful
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