Trek through the heart of the world's highest mountain range along the Uhl River to the centre of the Tibetan community for a world where people are free from dementia.
This unique expedition is the perfect introduction to India, from the madness of Delhi to the beauty and tranquillity of the Indian Himalaya.
Trek through the heart of the world's highest mountain range along the Uhl River, through rhododendron forests to the centre of the Tibetan community and home to the Dalai Lama in Dharamsala.
The area remains untouched by visitors making it a pristine and unspoilt area to explore on foot.
The majority of people will sign up by themselves and meet people on the challenge - so don't worry if you're on your own.
Participants come in all shapes and sizes and have the desire to do something outside of their comfort zone for this worthy cause. Reasonable levels of fitness will help and some physical training is part of the journey. This trek has been graded as 'challenging' which means someone who is reasonably fit and has a spirit of adventure will be tested.
"Made me realise what is important in life"
"Taking part in this trek was a life changing experience.. Seeing first-hand how people in these communities and villages live and exist was very humbling and made me realise just what is important in life." Laura Shone
"Saw and experienced so much"
"We saw and experienced so much. I fell in love with the rural villages and mountains" Vanessa Beech
"A great experience!"
"Everything I had hoped it would be. The actual daily activities were challenging and yet when returning to camp, a warm atmosphere was present to raise the spirits. A great experience!" David Hart
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The second instalment of your registration fee (£245) is due 31 days after you book. You can pay the registration fee of £495 in one go which saves £10. 'Flexi' option available: Pay the registration fee then £990 yourself then raise £1985 for Alzheimer's Research UK.
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Funding world-class scientific research to make breakthroughs possible.
The UK’s leading dementia research charity committed to making life-changing breakthroughs in prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cure for a world where people are free from the fear, harm and heartbreak of dementia.
A mission to bring about the first life-changing dementia treatment by 2025 as it is forecast that, without treatment, one in three children born today will die with dementia.
£50 can help develop a blood test for early diagnosis or £100 could help fund tools needed for a scientist to map 10,000 genes for possible new treatments.
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