Saigon to Angkor Wat Bike Ride
29 March - 8 April 2019
Cambodia & Vietnam
A challenge of great contrasts, this cycling route covers 450kms past plantations, across waterways and through villages deep in the heart of the lush Mekong Delta in Vietnam. You will venture off the beaten track along quiet backwaters and country roads, passing temples and pagodas and experiencing local hospitality.
We then cross the border into Cambodia and push forward through beautiful landscape to the world famous temple site of Angkor Wat – arguably one of most fascinating wonders of the world! Built from 879 – 1191AD by the Khmer civilisation, Ankgor Wat represents one of mankind’s most astonishing architectural achievements and a designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Join the Best Cycling Team For Ages and support us on our mission to end loneliness and isolation for older people living across the UK.
To learn more about how your fundraising will help to change lives and connect our older generation in communities that care, please visit our Your Impact page.
Book your place on this once in a lifetime adventure by visiting the Charity Challenge website and selecting MHA as your chosen charity.
Cycle 450kms through the heart of Mekong Delta in Cambodia to Siem Reap in Vietnam, Southeast Asia
Self funder option:
Pay a registration fee of £525 when you book, then a balance of £2,084 (8 weeks before your challenge).
Raise as much as you can MHA.
Minimum sponsorship option:
Registration fee of £525 when you book.
Raise a minimum of £4,255 for MHA.
To book your place on this once in a lifetime experience, please visit the Charity Challenge website and select MHA as your chosen charity or contact the MHA Fundraising Team by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 01332 221641.
If you are unable to take part in this challenge alternative dates are available in 2018/19. Find out more>>
By fundraising for Best For Ages, you are helping to connect older people in communities that care. Every penny of your donation will go further to reduce loneliness and isolation across the UK as well as funding award-winning music therapy in our dementia care homes. To learn more about our life-enhancing work, please visit the Your Impact page.
£6 could help us deliver a week's Telebuddies service, providing a regular phone call to check on five isolated older people living alone.
£50 could train a volunteer befriender for an isolated older person, helping to reduce loneliness and isolation in their own home.
£180 could fund a Music Therapist for a day, working to reduce anxiety in four 1:1 sessions and one group session.
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