Starting in Dharamsala, where the Dalai Lama and the centre of the Tibetan community are situated, this adventure ends with a visit to the majestic Taj Mahal.

When: 17 May 2018–27 May 2018 OR 25 October 2018–4 November 2018
Where: North India
Registration fee: £349

Minimum sponsorship: £2,740 (other payment options are available)

About the event

Explore this fascinating region of north India at the heart of the world’s highest mountain range on a five-day trek of 67km. Discover the Kingdom of Gaddi – a semi-nomadic people who wander the high passes with their cattle – before passing Hindu settlements and Buddhist monasteries with spectacular views of the Himalayan mountains. We end this incredible challenge with time to explore the incomparable Taj Mahal, the greatest monument to love ever built! 

Book your place

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Book your place on the India Dalai Lama Trek today!

You'll be asked to pay the non-refundable registration fee of £349. The minimum sponsorship target for this event is £2,740, which allows us to cover the cost of your challenge while raising as much money as possible for our vital cancer prevention research.

You can choose the dates that are most suitable for you within the event calendar. We recommend signing up at least nine months ahead of the trip to ensure enough time for fitness training and fundraising.

What support will I receive?

In return for your dedication and commitment to this trek, our Events Team will be there to support you every step of the way during your preparations.

Team Cancer Prevention trekkers receive:

  • A fundraising welcome pack
  • A World Cancer Research Fund T-shirt
  • A dedicated and experienced World Cancer Research Fund fundraiser who will offer continued support and advice to help you reach your target and prepare for the challenge

Why it matters

By taking part in this incredible event you’ll be helping us to continue our groundbreaking research. One in two people in the UK will be diagnosed with cancer at some point in their lives, but, with your help, we’ll be one step closer to preventing cancer and the misery it causes.

Find out more

If you would like more details about this trip or have any questions, please fill in our enquiry form to receive details on:

  • How to secure your place
  • Tips on raising sponsorship
  • Support with kit and training

Alternatively, please contact the Events Team on 0207 343 4200 or email [email protected].