The Great Wall Box House

No. Jia 18, XiDui Main Street, Beijing

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The Great Wall Box House

Facilities

Overview of Hostel

Welcome to the Great Wall Box House, locates at the most traditional but non-touristy Chinese village -- Gubeikou, 120 km to Beijing. It's a 100-year-old Si-He-Yuan house among the mountain, the east-side-wall of the house is a part of the Great Wall. So our house is located in the countryside, not

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Directions

Address: No. Jia 18, XiDui Main Street, Gubeikou Village, Miyun ??????????????18?

By Bus:
Take No.980 express bus at Dongzhimen bus station(??????), get off at the last stop Miyun changtu chezhan(??????), (around 1.5 hour), cross the road to find out bus Mi 25 (?25) (55 km, 1.5 hour, and costs RMB13), bus goes every 1 hour (the last one is at 16:50. please ask local people on the bus that you want to get off at Yong Jun Road (???) before the Gubeikou tunnel , you will find a river, then walk back to south side of the river, make right about 10 min walk to find a big sign 'the Great Wall Box house'.


By Bus+Taxi:
Take No.980 express bus at Dongzhimen bus station(??????), get off at the last stop Miyun changtu chezhan(??????), (around 1.5 hour), then take taxi (45 minutes, 120-150 RMB/car, try to get the 140 RMB), tell the driver you want to visit Gu Bei Kou (???), do ask him (her) call us, We can pick you up for anywhere at Gubeikou.

Drive by yourself:
Jingcheng Expressway(???????-- start from Beijing, leave at Taishitun(???), then follow G101 highway(101??????), about 17 km you will arrive at Gubeikou Town, turn right before the Gubeikou tunnel to Yong Jun Road(???), after 2 min driving.

Located near

Our place is situated in the northeast of Miyun, and was the famous pass in Yushun Period, It's the fortress between Shanhaiguan and Juyongguan, and the important pass from North China Plain to Inner Mongolia and the northeast. As a well-known military town, Gubeikou was described as the natural key of the pass and the throat to the desert. With the fresh air, the dense vegetation and the beautiful scenery around, Gubeikou is the scenic spot for all the emperors in past dynasties in summer. Qilang Tomb, Linggong Temple, glazed beautiful wall beside the road, the wells and temples constituted the particular ancient town culture in the Great Wall of China. Gubeikou have Wohu Mountain and Panlong Moutain lofty at its back, and Eight-Great-Towers Great Wall and Xigou scenic spot, the Great Wall here is the most unique part with most splendid nature sites and most variable forms in towers or walls in the Ming (Dynasty) Great Wall. Meanwhile, it's not only the solidest part of the Great Wall designed and supervised by Qi Jiguang, But also the ancient Great Wall that completely keep the original appearance of essential section of the Ming Great Wall and the earliest Bei Qi Great Wall that rarely found in Beijing. In 1987, Gubeikou Great Wall was ranked into the world culture heritage.

Conditions & Policy

Free Cancellation: 3 days before arrival.