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Private Evening Tour to Simatai Great Wall and Gubei Water Town

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    What to Expect
    Your friendly tour guide will meet you at your hotel in the afternoon, and you will start your romantic evening Simatai Great Wall trip. After a 2-hour drive, you will first arrive at the Gubei Water Town, and you will walk thru water town and take cable car (inclusive) to the Wall. There are only 10 watch towers open to the public, and it is fully decorated by lights at night.

    The water town at night is indeed mesmerizing, and you will find both water town and the wall merge into one splendid view. Don't miss out the the water dancing fountains at Wangjinglou.

    Then sit down to enjoy a  decent dinner at a beautiful night in Water Town.   

    After three hours of visiting, you will be transferred back to the hotel in Beijing downtown.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Downtown Beijing in 5th ring road
    Departure Time
    • Summer Time: 3:30pm
    • Winter Time: 2:30pm
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Bottled water
    • Round-trip cable car tickets
    • Entrance fees
    • Entry/Admission - Simatai Great Wall
    • Entry/Admission - Gubei Water Town
    • Tour guide (optional)
    • Dinner (optional)
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Please wear comfortable shoes
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 16 June 2019 via mobile

    We organised this from home before we left and chose to have a private guide and dinner included. We were met promptly at our hotel by Lucy and her driver for our tour of the Great Wall at Simatai at night. During our 2 hour...More

    3  Thank alexsH2567IS
    Reviewed 29 May 2019

    Actually we went up to the wall before sunset which was a great decision as the steps are big & uneven. Fabulous views. Our guide Neil from Odynovo was terrific.

    Date of experience: May 2019
    Thank Melody C
    Reviewed 2 May 2019

    Although it takes about 2 hours one way, we felt it was very worth it. We did not know that the Water Town of Gubei is completely artificially built; we were under the impression it was an original one restored and simply replaced from closer...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    1  Thank natalieb382
    Reviewed 24 April 2019

    My husband and I have travelled to 33 countries during the last 10 years. We usually tour on our own but given the challenges of traveling in China, we decided to book the Viator tour of Gubei and the Great Wall. We were fortunate to...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank Seaside494269
    Reviewed 6 December 2018

    My mother and I had a great time, the Great Wall is a beautiful place and the experience of walking at night is really nice. Our driver Kevin was very helpful and kind, he even teach us some words in chinese.

    Date of experience: November 2018
    1  Thank xprx91
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    Alanah R
    19 October 2019|
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    30 July 2018|
    Response from VioletLing | Property representative |
    Dear Guest, We are sorry just saw your message. The Great Wall Simatai is in Beijing,not Shanghai. Thanks
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