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Unique Experiences:
Beat the crowds and go hiking on the untouched original parts of the Great Wall
Get a fascinating peek into life as it is really lived in the countryside
Take part in the daily tasks including farming and cooking
Trip Length: 3 Day(s) 2 Night(s)
Physical Rate: 3/5
Age Policy: Adults: 12 to 99 years of age
Children: 3 to 11 years of age
Infants: 0 to 2 years of age
How to get here:
Meet your guide in the lobby of your Beijing Hotel at 08:30.
Included in Price:
Meals: 2 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches, 2 Dinners
Accommodation: 1 night in a local farmer’s guesthouse with private bathroom, 1 night camping in tent with sleeping bag and damp-proof pad
Transportation: Beijing to Great Wall by public bus or train, Great Wall to Beijing by private car or van
Miscellaneous: English speaking tour guide
Excluded from Price:
Travel Insurance (Compulsory)
Tips & Gratuities

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Itinerary

Day 1 : Beijing to Xizhazi

Pick-up by your guide from your hotel at 8:30, take a long distance air-conditioned public bus heading towards the northeast of Beijing. Arriving to Xizhazi village will be before noon. After a lunch break, you will hike along the Wild Great wall for about 4 hours depending on your energy. You will be hiking from the back Jiankou Section all the way to the Zhengbeilou Beacon Tower, this section of the wall is untouched with great scenery and considered as a paradise of professional photographers.

Meals: Lunch, Dinner
Transportation: Beijing to Xizhazi by Public Bus

Accommodation: Overnight in tent at the Wall, or stay at local farmer's guesthouse (depending on weather conditions)

Day 2 : Xizhazi to Bei Gou

Enjoy the sunrise on the wall. After breakfast, you will continue hiking on the wall heading to the front Jiankou Section. You will enjoy your lunch box on the wall. And early afternoon, descend the wall nearby Bei Gou village and check-in at farmer’s guesthouse. After checked-in you can relax in the courtyard or do volunteering works, such as teaching local pupils and villagers English (if not on schooling day) or help your hostess collect some fresh vegetables and prepare your dinner.

The local Chinese food will be served for dinner in the courtyard with some cold beers and cups of Great Wall Wine. Afterwards, you will have your free time for your own exploration in the village where you can meet the local villagers. 

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Overnight at local farmer's Guesthouse


Day 3: Bei Gou to Beijing

After breakfast, you will be doing the bike riding with your tour guide along quiet countryside paths through the villages around, visit orchards, village committee offices, rainbow trout farming base and witness the daily life of the locals. 

Chinese food will be served for lunch at your guesthouse, take a nap or enjoy your free time until pick-up and transfer back to Beijing city by private vehicle, on the way have a photo stop at 2008 Beijing Olympics Park to have a close look at the Bird’s Nest and Water Cube (exterior views).  Your trip ends at your hotel around 17:00.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Transportation: Bei Gou to Beijing to Xizhazi by Private Car or Van

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