The Dalai Lama Trek 2020

When: Wednesday 17 June 2020 - Sunday 21 June 2020

Where: Dharamsala

Join us for an epic adventure that passes through the heart of the world’s highest mountain range, taking in India’s best sights and sounds.

Passing through Forests, Hindu settlements and Buddhist Monasteries, this is surely the best way to see the world and support young cancer patients at the same time!

The challenge

You’ll start your adventure by exploring the spiritual home of the Dalai Lama, Dharamsala. From there you’ll experience the friendly culture and amazing scenery of the Indian Himalaya. Trek through breath taking mountain scenery before finishing with a visit to the Taj Mahal, a new Wonder of the World.


Day 1
Depart UK.

Day 2
Arrive Delhi. Then take overnight train to Pathankot.

Day 3
Arrive Pathankot and transfer to Dharamsala – home of the Dalai Lama.

Day 4
Trek Dharamsala to Kareri (2,070m). Approx. 12km / 7 – 8 hours.

Day 5
Trek Kareri to Bal Village (2,330m). Approx. 12km / 7 – 8 hours.

Day 6
Trek Bal Village to Triund (2,995m). Approx. 10km / 8-9 hours.

Day 7
Trek Triund to Snowline Cafe. Approx. 9km / 6 – 7 hours.

Day 8
Trek Triund to Bhagsu Nag. Approx. 7km / 5 – 6 hours. Transfer to Dharamsala for celebratory meal.

Day 9
Free morning Dharamsala. Transfer to Pathankot for overnight train to Delhi.

Day 10
Arrive Delhi and transfer to Agra. Visit Taj Mahal.

Day 11
Early transfer to Delhi for flight to UK arriving same day.

Join Team CLIC Sargent

There are five available dates for this challenge:

  • 13-23 May 2021
  • 21-31 October 2021

Registration for this challenge is £349. After you’ve registered just choose from one of the following funding options:

  1. Raise a minimum of £2,848 for young cancer patients (plus Airport Tax and Fuel Surcharge Contribution: £250)
  2. Pay the cost of the trip which is £1,424 and then raise whatever you can for young cancer patients (plus Airport Tax and Fuel Surcharge Contribution: £250)


Sign Up

Need more information?

We can send you the Dalai Lama Trek brochure by email or post. Simply contact our fundraising events team on

We’re here for you

When you take on a challenge for us, we tailor our fundraising and training support specifically to you. Tell us what you need and we’ll get on it. By joining Team CLIC Sargent, you’re helping to make a difference for children and young people with cancer. The least we can do is show you how much we appreciate it.

  • You’ll have free access to our new online training zone
  • We’ll send you a snazzy CLIC Sargent t-shirt
  • We’ll shower you with advice, ideas and materials to get the money rolling in, and if you ever need us we’re only a phone call away.

Find out more

If you have any questions or would like any more information please contact our Events team on 0845 602 4770 or

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Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh, India

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