China: Great Wall Hike, Bike & Kung Fu

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  • COVID-19protected
  • CO2 neutral
  • Adventure
  • Active and outdoor
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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 7 days
  • tour type Group
  • age requirement 15+ years old
  • max group size 12
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  • Starts Beijing, China
  • Ends Beijing, China
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Tour with Flexible Booking Policy
  • Change dates It is free to change your tour start date within 30 days of departure.
  • Choose a different tour Select a new tour run by the same tour operator within 30 days of departure.
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Take a longer hike along unrestored sections of the Great Wall away from the tourist hordes, admiring the views of winding mountain ranges and endless horizons.
  • Discover local life near the Great Wall when staying at a familyrun local guesthouse, sitting down to a delicious homecooked meal each evening.
  • Find your zen while learning kung fu from a local master. Learn the basic principles and common misconceptions of this martial art while being guided through moves and practices.
  • Explore the Forbidden City and then cycle around Beijing on a bike tour that takes you through parks, temples and winding alleyways.
Starting and ending in Beijing, the tour "China: Great Wall Hike, Bike & Kung Fu" is a guided active and outdoor trip that takes 7 days. You will travel through Beijing, Miyun and Gubeikou in China. "China: Great Wall Hike, Bike & Kung Fu" is a small group tour which includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

This seven-day active adventure takes you straight to some of China’s most enduring symbols. Spend three days hiking sections of the Great Wall of China, including time spent walking an unrestored trail. Less known than other parts, take in some jaw-dropping views, often without another traveller in sight! Keep the activity coming and unearth your inner zen with a lesson in kung fu from a local master, then change gears and swap your walking shoes for the saddle of a bike for city biking tour in Beijing. If it’s an active adventure of China you want, an active adventure you’ll get.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS ABOUT INTREPID TRAVEL
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Based on 110 reviews
  • CHAU
  • From UK
  • On Sep 25 2018
4 - Very Good
CHAU's review for another Intrepid Travel tour
“Our tour is a group of twenty people. Majorities are Australians. We have good atmosphere and co-operations , especially in preparation and after our daily feedings. We have two tour leaders, nice and hard working guys. Niki is excellent cook.
Different landscapes. lakes and Bungle Bungles let you understand more about this wild Kimberley. If you like hiking,
swimming and drinking Champagne at the same time in the
Lake Agryle, go.”
  • Cindy
  • From USA
  • On Nov 23 2018
4 - Very Good
Cindy's review for another Intrepid Travel tour
“Morocco encompasses give you a great introduction to the Morocco country. You will learn and experience the wonder of Morocco have to offer. What made our tour geat is we have good tour guide Samir. He is native Morrocan and make the tour fun and provide authentic experience with the local. He will give you tips, infomaton, and safety recommendation when we our on our own to see city during our tour. I recommend this tour to see and experience Morocco.”
  • Ryann
  • From Canada
  • On Oct 28 2019
5 - Excellent
Ryann's review for another Intrepid Travel tour
“Excellent”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Beijing
  • Day 2: Great Wall (Hiking)
  • Day 3: Great Wall (Hiking)
  • Day 4: Jinshanling Great Wall (Hiking) – Changping
  • Day 5: Changping (Kung Fu) – Beijing
  • Day 6: Beijing (Biking)
  • Day 7: Beijing
WHAT'S INCLUDED
Accommodation
  • Hotel (3 nights), Guesthouse (3 nights)
Meals
  • 3 Breakfasts, 5 Lunches, 3 Dinners
Transport
  • Private vehicle
Guide
  • An expert tour leader
Included Activities
  • Great Wall - Dumpling making
  • Great Wall - Huanghuacheng Section
  • Great Wall - Gubeikou to Jinshanling trek
  • Great Wall - Jinshanling section
  • Miyun - Kung fu lesson
  • Beijing - Forbidden City
  • Beijing - Temple of Earth
  • Beijing - Jingshan Park
  • Beijing - bike tour
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to/from Beijing are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this China: Great Wall Hike, Bike & Kung Fu tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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CANCELLATION

No additional cancellation fees apply for this China: Great Wall Hike, Bike & Kung Fu tour. You can cancel the tour up to 28 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 27 days of departure.

Payment

For any tour departures within 21 November 2021, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 21 November 2021, a deposit of 400 USD is required to confirm the tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 27 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

China: Great Wall Hike, Bike & Kung Fu tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.

Visa

For this China: Great Wall Hike, Bike & Kung Fu tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

Is this trip right for you:
  • This trip has active inclusions most days, so you will be expected to have reasonable fitness to be able to fully enjoy all the activities. While there is nothing technical and no specialised knowledge is required, previous experience in hiking and cycling will definitely help!
  • We will hike some original, unrestored sections of the Great Wall which are very steep and uneven and can be tough going for many. Good footwear and steady balance are a must.
  • As there is little free time or included activities in Beijing on this trip, we highly recommend booking to stay additional days to explore the city.
  • If you are keen to spend more time being active in China, check out our China: Hike, Bike & Kayak trip too – search trip code CBXGC on the Intrepid website for more information.
COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s Safe Travels stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene global standardised protocols have been adopted.
  • Departures will be limited to an average group size of 10 travellers to ensure COVID-19 safety for all travellers.
  • Hygiene and safety guidelines will be followed to ensure your well being is looked after during travels.
  • All travellers 18 years and older will be required to be fully vaccinated. Children aged 17 years and under must present either a negative COVID-19 test, proof of recovery or proof of full vaccination. Any customer who is unable to be vaccinated for medical reasons can apply for an exemption. Customers must provide a medical certificate from a medical professional. These new safety measures apply on all trips, except for tours in Australia, New Zealand and the Cook Islands.
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