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Raft Through The Secret Waterways Of Gubei Water Town Near The Simatai Great Wall On This Day Trip In Beijing

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Witness the most picturesque architecture of the world, hike the Simatai Great Wall, a favourite amongst the hikers all over the world, and take in the breathtaking sunset. On this tour, also visit the Gubei water town, an ancient canal village snuggled in the shadows of the Great Wall. 

DAY 01

Simatai great wall-gubei water town

  • 08:50 Meet your Chinese guide at one of the meeting points.

  • Leave Beijing by bus. 

  • 11:30 Arrive at a southern China-style ancient town, the Gubei Water Town, situated close to the world-famous Simatai Great Wall and the spectacular Yuanyang Lake. Notice the simplicity of the town and the endless rows of houses, quartzite streets, and long Hutongs that depict the features of the old town. Don't forget to explore the river channels that are hidden between streets. 

  • 16:00 Next, proceed towards the Simatai Great Wall on foot and witness the Great Wall in its most original form, divided by the Simatai Reservoir. Hike the Great Wall and take in the beautiful scenery.

  • 20:0 Witness Gubei Water town lit up at night before you head back in the bus to downtown Beijing and get dropped off at the original meeting point.

  • Air-conditioned bus.

  • Admission tickets to Gubei Water Town.

  • Admission tickets to Simatai Great Wall.

  • English speaking Chinese guide.

  • Traditional Lunch.

  • Personal expenses.

  • Cable car.

  • Insurance.

  • Accommodation.

  • Meeting points: Guomao, Subway Station Exit F of Line 1 and 10. Alternatively, meet at the Wangjing West, Subway Station Exit B of Line 1 and Exit D of Line 15 at 09:20.

  • Please note: The itinerary given is subject to change based on weather and traffic conditions of the day. In such case, please follow the organizer's suggested tour program.

  • Most spots of the Gubei Water town are open to the public like the Blocks of the Republic of China, the Old Camp Site, the Water Streets Region, the Wolongbao Folk Culture Region, the Old Village at Tang River Region, and the Local Accommodation Region.

  • No refund of initial 20% deposit in case of any cancellation

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