Badaling Great Wall & the Commune by the Great Wall Day Trip
Our tour guide will pick you up at your hotel at 9:00am. Get to the Badaling Great Wall around 10:30am. Badaling is known for its imposing magnitude. The wall here averages 7.8 meters in height and has a width of 5.7 meters at the top and 6.5 meters at the base. The walkway on top is 4.5 meters wide, making it possible for five horses or ten soldiers to march abreast. It is one of the most gorgeous and magnificent part of the Great Wall in Beijing. You will be arranged to take a cable up to the Wall and the walk down.
After the hike, then drive to the Commune by the Great Wall for the romantic lunch. The Commune by the Great Wall is a complex of modern architecture near the Badaling section of the Great Wall. Ms Zhang Xin is the mastermind and investor for the project. The Commune has furniture and other interior decorations from such distinguished designers as Serge Mouille, Thierry Hoppe, Von Robinson, Philippe Starck, Alex Strub and etc. After lunch, transferred back to your hotel in Beijing.
1. The Badaling Great Wall is the well preserved Ming Dynasty Great Wall with original appearance. Now it is divided into two sections - east and west starting at the Badaling Pass and Gate. Most people prefer to climb the east section where the highest watch tower is located.
2. Some tourists don't choose the Badaling Great Wall. They think Badaling Great Wall is too touristy! "Tourity" is now a bad word for any tour desination. But why is it too touristy? It is "too touristy" because Badaling Great Wall is the most gorgeous of all the five sections of the Great Wall around Beijing.
3. The Badaling Great Wall is worth being listed on your Great Wall hiking travel plan. Your Badaling Great Wall hike can be easily customized to include the Ming Tombs or Summer Palace on your one day trip.
1.air conditioned vehicle
2.Chinese lunch at the Commune by the Geat Wall
4.One way cable car
5.Englsih Speaking tour guide
6.The above private transfer is customized for you, your family or your friends exclusively. No other travelers will join in your group.
Gratuities to drivers and guides.
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