For a country with the biggest population in the world China remains largely untouched by the West.
13th – 22nd September 2012
A beautiful country steeped in tradition, history and mythology. For those with a passion for culture and a sense of adventure China leaves an indelible mark on all who go there.
A trip of a lifetime as we trek the Great Wall, visit Beijing and discover China’s amazing cultural past!
Depart the UK
Arrive Beijing for our full trip briefing
Transfer to Huangyaguan where we commence our Trek on the Great Wall
Huangyaguan to Mountain Village – including Heavens Ladder a steep 200 step climb
Mountain Village to Jinshanling – Follow the contour of the hills along steep farmer’s tracks
Guebikou to Jinshanling -- Bus out to Guebikou then follow the wall back to Jinshanling passing remnants dating back to the Qing Dynasty
Jinshanling to Mutianyu -- stunning walk towards Simatai before transferring to our accommodation for the night
Mutianyu to Beijing – Our final walk along one of the most beautiful parts of the Great Wall after which we head back to Beijing for our celebration meal
Beijing -- Time to explore the city steeped in history and culture
If you would like to join this trip of a lifetime in one of the world’s most fascinating countries? Then simply click here to reserve your place today!
Registration Fee is £349
Minimum sponsorship is £3,100 -- this includes the full cost of the trip.
We offer all our supporters
- Dedicated support from our Events Team
- A fundraising pack, with hints and tips on raising money, including details of how to raise sponsorship through the internet
- LEPRA T-Shirt
- Information on LEPRA and fundraising materials, such as posters, stickers, collecting tins, leaflets
- LEPRA will be with you every step of the way to help with your fundraising
By taking part in this challenge you will be helping LEPRA fight diseases of poverty such as leprosy, malaria, TB & HIV/AIDS -- with your support we can transform lives --- Thank you!
Doitforcharity also organises treks to other destinations, such as Kilimanjaro, Vietnam, Iceland, Nepal, Costa Rica, Sahara. To view details click here!
Posted by saraht 11:00 08.03.2011
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