Overseas charity challenges

Overseas charity challenges

We've got hundreds of overseas charity treks, bike rides, runs and more.

Heading out into the big wide world to take up a charity challenge will undoubtedly give your endeavour an extra thrilling edge. You can experience some of the most dramatic, spectacular and awe-inspiring places on Earth, and it’s a simple solution to the problem of making your noble venture stand out from the crowd so browse the categories below and pick the perfect one for you.

Find a charity

Browse our charity listings to find the right one for your challenge.

Fundraising ideas

Lots of handy tips and advice to help you reach your fundraising targets.

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Destination guides

Browse our collection of in-depth guides on specific activities in specific locations.

Trekking

Trekking preparation, trip checklists, safety briefings and more.

Featured challenges

The Big Cycle - London to Paris

Cycling from London to Paris is one of the great cycle experiences in Europe. The sight of the Eiffel Tower, our finishing point, will evoke a real sense of achievement!

Cycle Kilimanjaro to Ngorongoro Crater

This fantastic challenge takes us over 370km from the mighty Kilimanjaro through savannah & bushland to the Ngorongoro Crater Conservation site - often called the eighth World Wonder.

London to Paris Bike Ride

Cycle 234 miles in just one weekend, depart from the bustling city of London, cycle through French countryside, and celebrate the end of your adventure at the Arc de Triomphe.

Grand Canyon Trek

Discover the incredible Grand Canyon on this once in a lifetime trek and help us fight dementia!

Cycle Costa Rica

Join us on this incredible cycling adventure through the heart of Costa Rica, past hot springs, lush rainforest & stunning white beaches, on our way to the Pacific Ocean.

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L2P Route

L2P Route

Choose between three main options for road/hybrid bikes - or head off-road

Trips

Trips

Full details on charity challenges, group rides and independent trips

Top tips

Top tips

Including how to pack - and handy hints for the ride itself from those who've done it

FAQs

FAQs

How difficult is it? When's the best time to go? Answers to these and more...

Charity rides

Charity rides

Martin Mears, Head of Regional Events for the BHF, on how the ride has evolved

Designing a route

Designing a route

Donald Hirsch explains how he created an acclaimed route to Paris

Record breaker

Record breaker

Meet the man who's cycled from London to Paris and back in less than 48 hours

Training

Training

Consult our experts as you put in the miles and get ready for your ride to Paris

Kit & equipment

Kit & equipment

Get up to speed with bike maintenance and the kit requirements for the ride

Take in Le Tour

Take in Le Tour

Why not coincide your trip with the Tour de France's finish on the Champs-Élysées

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Action on Hearing Loss

Working for a world where hearing loss doesn’t limit or label people, tinnitus is silenced & people look after their hearing.

Charity challenge advertising with a measurable return on investment

Information for charities about promoting challenge events on timeoutdoors.

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