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The Great Wall of China Trek 2020

7th November 2020 - 15th November 2020

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In 2020 St Richard’s Hospice will be taking a team of trekkers to China to experience the longest man-made structure on the planet.

 

This challenging 5-day trek takes you to a remote section of the Great Wall, from Gubeikou to Jinshanling and Simatai.

 

Not only will you trek on the wall itself, meticulously built and restored over thousands of years, but you will also trek through remote landscapes with awe-inspiring views of the green rolling hills and mountain peaks, with the Great Wall as the backdrop.

 

Staying in guesthouses throughout the challenge allows you to gain a deeper understanding of local culture as you discover the lifestyle of the local people and taste the incredible cuisine.

Summary:

  • The trek is rated moderate to challenging.
  • Pay a non-refundable, non-transferable, registration fee of £360 PLUS
  • Self –pay your trip costs £1,715 and raise a minimum of £1,275 (by 14th August 2020)

OR

  • Pledge to raise a minimum £2,990 (by 14th August 2020)  and your trip costs are covered
  • 5 day trek along parts of one of the world’s greatest wonders – over varying terrain and undulating trails
  • Guided visits to Forbidden City and Tiananmen Square, Beijing
  • Accommodation will be in local guesthouses

 

Click HERE to download and read the information booklet.

 

Details

Start:
7th November 2020
End:
15th November 2020

Organiser

Different Travel
Phone:
07881 698 623
Email:
info@different-travel.com
Website:
http://www.different-travel.com/

Other Details

Booking Contact:
Jodi Brandwood or Alison Parkes
Email:
fundraising@strichards.org.uk