Mon 08 Oct - Tue 16 Oct 2018

In aid of The Albion Foundation

The Albion Foundation

OVERVIEW

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ITINERARY

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The challenge

  • Conquer the imperial masterpiece of the Ming dynasty
  • Test yourself against thousands of challenging steps
  • Triumph over the crumbling, twisting pathways of the Yan Mountains
  • Savour the timeless landscapes and time- weathered watchtowers
  • Enjoy the cultural highlights of China's bustling capital city

Originally constructed to defend China against the nomadic tribes, the Great Wall is a thrilling challenge of twists, turns, ups and downs. Beginning 4 hours north of Beijing, our challenge takes us on a series of vigorous upwards climbs of over 10,000 relentless steps over the course of a week. As the days progress we follow the winding path along the mountains that spread either side of the Gubeikou Gateway. Exhaustion will quickly vanish as we are rewarded with sweeping views over the vast mountain ranges.

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Great Wall of China Charity Trek

Great Wall of China Charity Trek

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Great Wall of China Charity Trek

Great Wall of China Charity Trek

Great Wall of China Charity Trek

Great Wall of China Charity Trek

Great Wall of China Charity Trek

Great Wall of China Charity Trek

Great Wall of China Charity Trek

Great Wall of China Charity Trek

Great Wall of China Charity Trek

Great Wall of China Charity Trek

Great Wall of China Charity Trek

Great Wall of China Charity Trek

Great Wall of China Charity Trek

Great Wall of China Charity Trek

Great Wall of China Charity Trek

Great Wall of China Charity Trek

Great Wall of China Charity Trek

Great Wall of China Charity Trek

Great Wall of China Charity Trek

Great Wall of China Charity Trek

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We hold an Air Travel Organiser's Licence granted by the Civil Aviation Authority. Our ATOL number is 6546. Many of the flight-inclusive challenges on this website are financially protected by the ATOL scheme. But ATOL protection does not apply to all holiday and travel services listed on this website. This ATOL protection only covers challenges that include flights booked by Charity Challenge and that originate in the UK. Please ask us to confirm what protection may apply to your booking. If you do not receive an ATOL Certificate then the booking will not be ATOL protected. If you do receive an ATOL Certificate but all the parts of your trip are not listed on it, those parts will not be ATOL protected. Please see our booking conditions for information or for more information about financial protection and the ATOL Certificate go to: www.atol.org.uk/ATOLcertificate

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