Voted one of the New Seven Wonders of the World, be rest assured that the Great Wall of China provides an astonishing backdrop to take in whilst trekking. The Great Wall Discovery is a thrilling challenge of twists, turns, ups and downs.

Beginning four hours north of Beijing, this week-long challenge tackles a series of vigorous climbs over 10,000 uneven steps. Following a winding path along the Yaw Mountains to the Gubeikou Gateway, to the famous ‘heavenly staircase’, the jaw-dropping views of the mountain ranges will leave you in awe. The challenge finishes with time for you to explore the highlights of China’s historical capital.


28 March to 5 April 2020 (nine days)

18 April to 26 April 2020 (nine days)

Typical group size

  • 20 to 30 participants (for a group of 10 to 19 there will be a small group supplement of £75 which will be added to your final balance invoice (self-funders) or charged to your charity (minimum sponsorship or flexi).

What's included?

  • International flights to and from the UK (including all known UK air taxes, and fuel surcharges, at the time of costing)
  • Three meals a day (unless otherwise stated in the itinerary)
  • All internal transfers
  • Accommodation during the challenge (usually in twin share - accommodation for this challenge - lodge and hotel)
  • Entrance fees to national parks or other places of interest visited on the itinerary
  • All ground staff including English speaking guide, drivers, cooks, and porters

You'll also receive a free t-shirt and support every step of the way with your fundraising.

You can find out more information here, including the costs and sponsorship options available.

    If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact our fundraising team at [email protected] or on 020 7582 1444.