Home  >  Beijing Private Great Wall Hiking Tours  >  Private Sunset at Simatai Great Wall and Gubei Water Town Tour
Private Sunset at Simatai Great Wall and Gubei Water Town Tour
Simatai Great Wall, Round Trip Cable Car, Gubei Water Town
1 Day From $85USD
Tour Code: Duration: Available: Tour Code:BJ- GW- 14 Duration:8-10 hours Available:Daily

Simatai Great Wall is characterized by delicate and unique design and diversified structures, it incorporates a variety of styles of other parts of the Great Wall and is thus reputed as the Museum of the Great Wall. Gubei Water Town is located at the foot of the Simatai Great Wall, and it used to be an important military site guarding the northeast part of Beijing. Surrounded by the beautiful Mandarin Lake Reservoir, Gubeikou water town owns its reputation as a “northern China Water Town.”  It boasts a great combination of mountains, water, ancient village, and folk cultural activities.

Exploring ancient fork culture and activities in Gubei Water town
The spectacular sunset view from the Simatai Great Wall leaves you with an unforgettable experience
Less crowded and family-friendly Great Wall
Day 1Sunset at Simatai Great Wall and Gubei Water Town

13:00 Pick up from the hotel lobby and drive to the Gubei Water Town (140km, about 2.5 hours driving).

15:30-17:30 Exploring the Gubei Water Town.  Taste traditional processing local rice wine in Sima Brewery, learn how to make the original ecological dyeing in Yongshun Dyeing House, experience the school life of ancient scholars in Yinghua Academy, worship the soldiers who devote to guarding the Great Wall in the Yang Wudi ancestral hall and studying the ancient bodyguard culture in Henyuan Bodyguard Bureau, etc.  Your guide will assist you in finding a nice restaurant to have dinner at your own cost (about 2 hours).

17:30-19:00 Arrive at the foot of the Simatai Great Wall.  For safety reasons at night, the Simatai administration only allowed a cable car up and down and opened No.5 and No.6 watchtowers to the visitors.  You can enjoy the panoramic view of the Gubei Water Town and sunset at the Simatai Great Wall.

21:00 Arrive the hotel and ended a wonderful day (about 2 hours drive).

Book Price
Group Size Adult (Age>8) Child(Age: 4-7) Infant (Age:0-3)
1 $ 345 Half Price Free
2 $ 195
Half Price


3 $ 155 Half Price
4 $ 135 Half Price
5 $ 115 Half Price Free
6 $ 115 Half Price Free
7 $ 105 Half Price Free
8 $ 95 Half Price Free
9 $ 89 Half Price Free
10 $ 85 Half Price Free
If you like, you can continue to join our Night Tour (click it for more information) OR Enjoy room service for a nice Chinese Whole-body Massage (click it for more information) by our therapist at your preferred time.
Hotel pick- up and drop-off
Experienced English-speaking tour guide service. Other languages guide service upon request.
Air-conditioned vehicle with a private driver
Bottles of drinking water
Admission ticket enter the Gubei water town, Simatai Great Wall
Round trip cable car to the Great Wall
Gratuity to the guide and driver
Warmly Suggestions
1 Your guide will contact you or leave a message in your hotel room the evening before your next day's tour.
2 Many places have already started using E-tickets now. Please bring your valid passport on the day of travel if the sites need to confirm your name with the tickets.
3 Please note that the itinerary is flexible, and we can adjust it according to your interests, the weather, or any unexpected conditions.
4 For the lunch-inclusive tour, we will take you to a local Chinese restaurant and curate all the dishes. Please let us know if you have any food allergies or taboos. If you want to change any dishes, your guide will assist you. You can cover the cost difference for any costs above our budget. Let the guide know whether you want the guide and driver to eat at the same table as you. We respect your custom and choice!
5 The quoted price is an 8-9 tour price. More than 10 hours may incur an extra charge.
6 This tour is private, and no other tourist will join in.
7 Tips are not compulsory, but it is encouraged to tip the guide and driver if they provide good service.
8 Our tours are not shopping tours, so we will not take you to any factories or stores for shopping without your request.