Rockclimbing & Raftbuilding, 3 day Lower School Residential in Huairou | The Dragon Trip

Rockclimbing & Raftbuilding, 3 day Lower School Residential in Huairou

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3 days / 2 nights - POA

Head outside Beijing to take on the Via Ferrata, a professionally maintained climbing route in the mountains that will create amazing memories and a sense of achievement. There’s also a chance for students to build rafts and learn some wilderness survival skills.



Day 1

Travel 2 hours out of Beijing and check in to accommodation. Divide into teams and come up with team names and chants. In the afternoon tour the facilities, then gather up for the welcoming ceremony. Start the trip off with half the group learning how set up camp. Have dinner and a bonfire party. Then, by the firelight, learn some folk dances.


Day 2

In the morning do some Raft Building and try Rowing them! After drying off, students will prepare a hot lunch for themselves and do the washing up! In the afternoon, do Via Ferrata. Dinner will be BBQ, followed by the Closing Ceremony and some fun games.


Day 3

In the morning students will try some shelter building and learn some wilderness survival skills. After Lunch, drive back to Beijing.

Departures Dates

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  • Accommodation for this price is based on a guest houses that meet The Dragon Trip’s high standards.
  • Students in private single sex twin or triple rooms. Teachers in private single sex twin rooms.


  • All transportation within China, including all inner-city transfers. City transportation in private and fully insured coaches or occasionally public transport.
  • Transfers to other cities will either be through internal flights, fast trains and day trains, or overnight sleeper trains. The class of each transport is indicated in the itinerary.


  • All meals during your stay according to the itinerary.
  • Most meals will be local Chinese food and we try to choose a variety of different food in each city, as well as local specialties. We are flexible on the trip and have experience in ordering food for students. For trips longer than 7 days we will typically have at least 1 western fast food meal or similar alternative for lunch or dinner.
  • Breakfasts are typically western style.
  • Bottled drinking water is provided on the coach.


  • 1 Lead guide and 1 local guide in each location.
  • Groups of 15 students or more will have a leader throughout the trip and local guide in each location. Groups of less than 15 students will have local guides in each location and trains and flight transfers will be unguided.


  • All tickets to attractions listed on the itinerary.
  • All tips and charges are included in the costs.
  • Due to the nature of the times international flights depart China, the last day of the itinerary does not include activities.
  • If the departing flight leaves in the afternoon or evening, we can provide activities and meals during the day for a small additional charge.
  • Free places include all costs in China (food, accommodation, tickets etc.) but exclude international flights and visas.

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