Overseas Challenges

Iceland Trek

IcelandIceland is a land of incredible contrast and beauty. Its wild landscapes, mountains, glaciers, hot springs, geysers and waterfalls combined with its rich history, literature and folklore make it a fascinating country to explore.

People of all ages and from all walks of life take part in this enchanting trek, you will make friends for life and memories you treasure for a lifetime.

DAY 1:- London - Keflavik - Landmannalaugar
DAY 2:- Landmannalaugar - lftavatn.
DAY 3:- Aftavatn - Emstrur
DAY 4:- Emstrur - Thorsmrk - Reykjavik
DAY 5:- Reykjavik – London

Due to the nature of the challenge, this complex itinerary is subject to change.

Dates:  12th - 16th July 2017
Location: Iceland
Registration Fee: £299
Sponsorship Level: £2,380

China Trek

ChinaFor a country with the biggest population in the world China remains largely untouched by the West and now is your opportunity to discover its hidden charms on our charity Great Wall of China Trek...

China is one of the world's most fascinating countries. Explore and discover it in the best way possible: on foot along the most exciting and stunning parts of the Great Wall.

The following itinerary gives you a taste of the challenge ahead:

DAY 1: Depart London for Beijing
DAY 2: Beijing
DAY 3:
Beijing to Huangyaguan
DAY 4: Huangyaguan – Mountain Village
DAY 5: Mountain Village - Jinshanling
DAY 6: Guebikou - Jinshanling
DAY 7: Jinshanling – Mutianyu
DAY 8: Mutianyu - Beijing
DAY 9: Beijing
DAY 10:
Beijing to London

Dates: 7th - 16th September 2017
Location: China
Deposit: £349
Sponsorship level: £2,840

Sahara Desert Trek

SaharaImagine the feel of the Sahara desert underfoot, taking in mesmerising landscapes beyond your wildest expectations and dramatic sand dunes as far as the eye can see.

With proud berbers as guides and a small caravan of camels carrying supplies, trekking across the varied and stunning landscape of the Sahara Desert will provide you with an unbelievable experience you will never forget.

The following gives you a taste of the challenge ahead but please contact us for more details!

DAY 1: Fly to Ouarzazate
DAY 2: Start trek in M’Hamid
DAY 3: Dunes of Ait Ourmir
DAY 4: L’erg Zaher Dunes
DAY 5: Cross the riverbed of Draa
DAY 6: Contours of the Hamada du Draa  L’oued El Attach and Dune of Bouguern
DAY 7: Hamada Desert
DAY 8: Draa palmerie and onto Ouarzazate
DAY 9: Ouarzazate to the UK.

Dates:  11th - 19th November 2017
Location: Sahara Desert
Registration Fee: £299
Sponsorship Level: £2,000

London to Paris

Paris to LondonConnect two of the world's most chic capital cities as you embark on the charity bike ride challenge of a lifetime.

The London to Paris bike ride takes you through beautiful English villages and into the stunning countryside of rural France. You'll pass historical landmarks and famous battlefields from World War I until you reach Paris, undoubtedly one of the most magical places on earth. The sense of achievement you'll experience will be one you'll cherish forever - an unforgettable experience awaits you. 

The following gives you a brief taste of the charity cycling challenge ahead but for more detailed information please do not hesitate to get in touch.

Day 1: London to Calais
Day 2: Calais to Abbeville
Day 3: Abbeville to Beauvais
Day 4: Beauvais to Paris
Day 5: Paris to London

Next Trips: 19th - 23rd April 2017
10th - 14th May 2017
19th - 23rd July 2017 (Tour de France)
13th - 17th September 2017

Location: France
Registration Fee: £99 or £125 for Tour de France
Sponsorship Level: £1,560

Vietnam – Cambodia Cycle

cycling 655565 1280The Vietnam to Cambodia Cycle is the perfect challenge for any adventurer. From the bustling Vietnamese city of Ho Chi Minh City to the serene temple of Angkor Wat in Cambodia, the route has its fair share of charm.

The following gives you a taste of the bike ride ahead:

DAY 1: Depart London for Ho Chi Minh City
DAY 2: Ho Chi Minh City
DAY 3: Ho Chi Minh - Tra Vinh
DAY 4: Tra Vinh - Can Tho
DAY 5: Can Tho - Long Xuyen - Chau Doc
DAY 6: Chau Doc - Phnom Penh - Koh Dach
DAY 7: Phnom Penh - Kampong Thom
DAY 8: Kampong Thom - Siem Reap - Angkor Wat
DAY 9: Siem Reap and Angkor Wat
DAY 10: Siem Reap – London
DAY 11: Arrive in London

Dates: 18th - 28th October 2018
Location: Vietnam and Cambodia
Deposit: £399
Sponsorship level: £3,250


For further information or to register call 0300 303 9333 or e- mail fundraising@woodgreen.org.uk