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DISCOVER CHINA’S GREAT WALL BY CAMPERVAN
Sit back in your modern motorhome and make an insightful excursion to the magnificent Great Wall of China, one of the world’s most spectacular wonders.
You’ll visit the magnificent Mutianyu section of the Wall as well as stopping at the ‘Green Great Wall’ in Guandi, a project developed to save the north of China from desertification by planting a series of forest strips to hold back the Gobi Desert.
After picking up your traveling home and supplies your driver and guide will take you on a scenic two-hour drive to the ‘Green Wall’ then continue on to the Great one where you’ll visit the lesser-visited Mutianyu section experience a spectacular viewpoint of the surrounding plains the structure was built to protect.
You’ll spend the night in your spacious campervan, fitted out with a toilet, shower and small kitchen and dining area and – if weather permits – you’ll enjoy a delicious barbecue in the evening as you sit back and reflect on the inspirational experience you enjoyed atop the Wall.
There is also the chance to visit a local restaurant in a converted schoolhouse famous in the area for its conservation effors in the surrounding community – and delicious food!
- Take a relaxing journey in a comfortable campervan, complete with driver and Backyard Travel guide
- Ascend the Great Wall at the Mutianyu section to survey the spectacular surrounding plains
- Visit the ‘other’ wall – the Green Great Wall which is being planted to resist desertification in the north of China
- Enjoy lunch in a converted schoolhouse which now holds a delightful local restaurant
Price (USD $)per person based on a half-twin sharing basis.
|Valid until 31 Dec 2014||From USD $624 per person|
Additional peak season surcharges, compulsory dinners and special conditions may be applied during peak periods.
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Tour prices are a guideline only, and are based on two persons travelling together, sharing a half-twin room in three-star accommodation. Each tour price and can be adjusted depending on budget, activities included and standard of accommodation desired.
Tour and airfare prices include all applicable taxes and are subject to change without prior notice until services are booked.
You, your holiday and booking direct: Backyard Travel are on the ground year-round in Asia, which means you are booking direct with a local travel company, allowing you to save on the cost of your holiday. Our tailor-made tours are designed by local Travel Specialists who investigate every aspect of the trip themselves, giving you a unique view of each destination.
Included in this Backyard Travel tour:
- Accommodation with daily breakfast at selected hotels
- Private tours, transfers and all services as mentioned in the itinerary
- Services of a private driver and air-conditioned vehicles
- Service of English speaking guides in every location
- Entrance fees for all mentioned sights visited
- Meals as mentioned in the itinerary
Not included in this Backyard Travel tour:
- Domestic & international flights
- Departure taxes if applicable
- Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary
- Early check-in and late check-out at hotels.
- Personal expenses (such as laundry, telephone, drinks, etc.)
- Tips for guides and drivers
- Personal travel insurance
- Visa fees (contact us for further information)