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Beijing Private Layover Tour to Summer Palace and Mutianyu Great Wall
Airport pick- up and drop-off, Summer Palace, Mutianyu Great Wall,Round trip cable car & toboggan
1 Day USD
Tour Code: Duration: Available: Tour Code:BJ- AL- 04 Duration:8-10 hours Available:Daily

The Summer Palace is located in the northwest suburbs of Beijing. It was built during the 15th reign of Emperor Qianlong in the Qing dynasty1750 A.D). Being a summer resort where the emperors of the Qing Dynasty enjoyed themselves and ruled China in summer, it was named the Summer Palace. Occupying an area of 290 hectares, it is the most extensive and best-preserved garden in China ( Beijing International Airport T2 or T3 - Summer Palace is about a 1-hour drive, Beijing Daxing International Airport - Summer Palace is 1.5 hours drive).

Mutianyu Great Wall is one of the most popular sections Great Wall in Beijing. Originally it was built some 1400 years ago in the Northern Qi Dynasty and later rebuilt during the Ming Dynasty in the 16th century. Here the mountains are densely covered by verdant plants and trees. With vegetation, green pines, and cypresses covering 90 percent of the area, the scenery here is beautiful all year round ( Beijing International Airport T2 or T3 - Mutianyu Great Wall is about 1 hour's drive, Beijing Daxing International Airport - Mutianyu Great Wall is about 2 hours drive).

Hiking in the most distinctive and famous Great Wall- Mutianyu Great Wall.
Choice either take the cable car up/down, or chair lift up/toboggan slide down.
Stroll in the China's most beautiful and best-preserved garden- Summer Palace
Enjoy personalized attention from your private guide and driver, and customize every detail according to your preference.
Day 1Beijing Private Layover Tour to Summer Palace and Mutianyu Great Wall

Your guide and driver will hold your name sign and pick you up from the Beijing International Airport according to your arrival time, then head to Mutianyu Great Wall. Along Mutianyu Great Wall’s 2250-meter span, 22 battlements were built at regular intervals. It is connected with Juyongguan Pass in the west and Gubeikou Gateway in the east. There is quite a long-distance mountain road leading to the Great Wall, and you can choose either a cable car up and down or take the chair lift and toboggan slide down to enjoy more time on the wall.

Your guide will suggest a good local restaurant at your preference and pay on your own.  Then, wander inside the Summer Palace to enjoy the beauty and tranquility.

Drive you back to Beijing International Airport before your departure time or to your downtown hotel.

Book Price
Prices vary depending on programs, travel dates, and the size of the travelers. Please email us to get an updated price.   
Airport 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 Mutianyu Great Wall, Summer Palace
Round trip cable car, or chair lift up & toboggan slide down the wall
Gratuity to the guide and driver
Warmly Suggestions
1 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.
2 Please note that the itinerary is flexible, and we can adjust it according to your interests, the weather, or any unexpected conditions.
3 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!
4 This tour is private, and no other tourist will join in.
5 Tips are not compulsory, but it is encouraged to tip the guide and driver if they provide good service.
6 Our tours are not shopping tours, so we will not take you to any factories or stores for shopping without your request.