Level: Fairly Challenging
Explore different sections of the Great Wall of China in the hills around Beijing. Head deep into the countryside away from the places where tourists normally visit this majestic structure. Marvel at the panoramic vistas from watch towers en-route. Witness unrestored sections of the wall which date back to the Ming Dynasty. Discover a country immersed in history, mythology and ancient traditions. Afterwards visit the Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square during free time in Beijing.
DAY 1: Fly London – Beijing.
DAY 2: Arrive & acclimatise in Beijing.
DAY 3: Trek the Great Wall at Mutianyu. 4 hrs
DAY 4: Trek in Black Dragon Paw Park. 6-7 hrs
DAY 5: Trek the Great Wall at Gubeikou. 5-6 hrs
DAY 6: Trek the Great Wall at Jinshanling. 6-7 hrs
DAY 7: Trek the Great Wall at Simatai. 4 hrs
DAY 8: Free time to explore Beijing.
DAY 9: Fly Beijing – London.
DAY 10: Arrive London.
Please Note: This trek is not suitable for vertigo sufferers.
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