Gubeikou to Jinshanling Great Wall Hike
Listed in Lonely Planet's Top 10 of World's Best Hikes 2019.
Sunset on the Great Wall
10 years of rave reviews about our off the beaten path Great Wall hikes.
A trip so epic, the Discovery Channel teamed up with ChinaHiking for a desert crossing.
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Welcome Friends

If you are looking to hike, camp, or trek on the Great Wall without crowds, you found the right people.

Off the beaten path hiking is what ChinaHiking is all about, so check out our China Adventure chapter for exhiliarting mountain treks, desert crossings, rafting or horse riding adventures.

Planning a trip far in advance? You can click on the calendar to see our Hiking Agenda for the upcoming year.

Hiking Agenda
2019-2020

Looking for a last minute hike?

Have a look at our upcoming trips

Thursday, Dec 26 2019

5 days hiking and camel riding from oasis to oasis in the world’s 4th largest desert. Thrilling jeep rides in and out of the desert and nonstop breathtaking views. Hiking over these snow covered mega dunes, past 9 oases and a Tibetan Desert temple will probably be the most surreal experience of your life. Read more.
  • Duration: 6 Days
  • Price: 9500¥ /1360$

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Tuesday, Dec 31 2019

During December January and February the only open tour we offer is the Badain Jaran desert Winter Caravan. Great Wall trip are still available as private tours (min 4 people)Beginning of March 2020 we start again organising open toursBy April we will be ready to pack our back packs again for camping trips on the Wild Great Wall.We wish you a fantastic winter holiday,  a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year and look forward to guiding you in 2020Fred & Heidi Read more.
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Sunday, Jan 26 2020

5 days hiking and camel riding from oasis to oasis in the world’s 4th largest desert. Thrilling jeep rides in and out of the desert and nonstop breathtaking views. Hiking over these snow covered mega dunes, past 9 oases and a Tibetan Desert temple will probably be the most surreal experience of your life. Read more.
  • Duration: 6 Days
  • Price: 9500¥ /1360$

Join this trip

Friday, Jan 31 2020

During December January and February the only open tour we offer is the Badain Jaran desert Winter Caravan. Great Wall trip are still available as private tours (min 4 people)Beginning of March 2020 we start again organising open toursBy April we will be ready to pack our back packs again for camping trips on the Wild Great Wall.We wish you a fantastic winter holiday,  a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year and look forward to guiding you in 2020Fred & Heidi Read more.
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Sunday, Feb 02 2020

Jiankou to Mutianyu is breathtaking 10 km hike that combines wild and restored Great Wall. You have to be in good physical condition but you will be rewarded with fantastic scenery. Read more.
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Price: 600¥/ 99$

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Saturday, Feb 29 2020

During December January and February the only open tour we offer is the Badain Jaran desert Winter Caravan. Great Wall trip are still available as private tours (min 4 people)Beginning of March 2020 we start again organising open toursBy April we will be ready to pack our back packs again for camping trips on the Wild Great Wall.We wish you a fantastic winter holiday,  a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year and look forward to guiding you in 2020Fred & Heidi Read more.
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Monday, Mar 02 2020

Jiankou to Mutianyu is breathtaking 10 km hike that combines wild and restored Great Wall. You have to be in good physical condition but you will be rewarded with fantastic scenery. Read more.
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Price: 600¥/ 99$

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Tuesday, Mar 03 2020

Embark on a fantastic 20km Great Wall trek from the picturesque Wild Gubeikou Great Wall, over the Jinshanling Great Wall all the way till the Western section of the Simatai Great Wall. We stay overnight at a farmhouse located right in the middle of trek with the Wild Jinshanling Great Wall in our back yard. It's a trek where the views go from excellent to simply fantastic. Read more.
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Price: 1700¥ /275$

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We offer open and private tours!

Open tour

Are you planning far ahead but your favorite trip is not on our schedule at the time you’re coming to China?

Are you an independent traveler that wants to keep the costs as low as possible?

Just let us know your favorite trip and starting date at least 6 weeks in advance and we will add your trip to our hiking agenda.

As soon as we have 6 people joining the trip we are good to go!

Private tour

Private tours are great ways to travel if you have a group of friends, family or colleagues ready to explore nature together.

Also for school trips or company team building activities, a private tour is the way to go.

We have experience guiding groups up to 100 people from international schools and companies.

Let us know your desires and we will customise a trip for you.