China

The best great wall tours from Beijing

by Paul Joseph  |  Published August 22, 2017

The term ‘iconic’ tends to be overused in today’s world, but for some landmarks, it is wholly fitting. The 21,000 kilometres of stone and wood-made fortifications that line the northern borders of China certainly fit into that category.

Tens of thousands of visitors descend on the Great Wall of China each year to traverse varying lengths of its course – many of whom chose to do so as part of an organised tour. We’ve picked out five of the best great wall tours currently available.