Challenge: Pakistan Hunza Challenge

Date and Time: September 7, 2023 – September 17, 2023

Registration Fee: $600

Fundraising Target: $2,000

Registration Closed!

Join Islamic Relief Canada on an extraordinary multi-day adventure to explore the natural wonders and cultural gems of Pakistan’s breathtaking landscapes. Immerse yourself in the awe-inspiring beauty of the country’s diverse regions while supporting vulnerable communities along the way!

“And We have spread out the earth, and have set upon it firm mountains, and have caused it to bring out plants of all beauteous kinds. All these are to serve as eye openers and as a lesson to every being who is prone to turn (to the Truth)”
Quran 50:7-8

Reach New Heights!

Embark on an adventure through the majestic Hunza Valley, and immerse yourself in the inspiring beauty of Karakoram Range. Conquer the mighty Rakaposhi, traverse the vibrant alpine trails and be captivated by the sights of cascading glaciers with a group of like minded individuals. Find within these well worn trails a sanctuary for self-reflection and introspection, forge friendships that endure long after the trek ends and nurture your humanity amidst the unadulterated beauty of nature.

Islamic Relief Canada Challenges are more than just an adventurous trip. These challenges are about discovering yourself, strengthening your faith and your humanity under the open sky – away from worldly distractions. They are about forging a better you, and a better world.

Discover Pakistan's Cultural Treasures!

Immerse yourself in the vibrant tapestry of Pakistan’s rich culture and heritage. From ancient archaeological sites to bustling bazaars, experience the warmth and hospitality of the Pakistani people. Explore majestic historical landmarks, marvel at architectural wonders, and indulge in the exquisite flavors of Pakistani cuisine. 

Support a cause important to you

To work towards a better world, all participants will receive an email with a link to their personal crowdfunding page. Your goal is to raise $3000 for a cause of your choosing! As part of the challenge, you will have the change to make a tangible difference by raising funds for one of the Islamic Relief Projects in Pakistan. Each participant will receive a personalized crowdfunding page ,empowering you to contribute to Islamic Relief's ongoing efforts in supporting vulnerable communities in Pakistan.

Secure your spot by completing the $800 deposit payment.

Field Visit

With over 33 million people impacted and millions displaced, the need for shelter is urgent. Islamic Relief is working with local communities to provide homes for those most in need, including women and child-headed households, families with disabilities, and those lacking the means to rebuild.

Join us in an incredible opportunity to visit our projects in the field and learn how your crowdfunding efforts help rebuild homes for vulnerable families affected by the devastating floods in Pakistan


What will Islamic Relief Canada cover?

  • Transportation within Pakistan, including to/from airport in Pakistan
  • 3 meals/day for duration of trip, except select meals on arrival and departure day
  • 7 Nights Accommodation
  • Costs of all activities and tours not included in the itinerary
  • Entrance fees for sites/parks not included in the itinerarY

What will you have to cover?

  • Transportation to/from Pakistan (Flight + Baggage expenses)
  • Selected meals on arrival/departure dates
  • Snacks outside of meals 
  • Souvenir/Gift Shopping
  • Personal Expenses
  • Medical Expenses (travel insurance is required)
  • Swimming Equipment
  • Hiking Equipment (boots, poles)
  • All other expenses outside of Islamic Relief Canada’s Pakistan Challenge (extra tours, stays, transportation, meals)



Pick up from Airport on Private shuttle
Transfer to Hotel
Sightseeing/Team Building activities


Sightseeing/Team Building activities
Dinner at Monal in the evening


Outdoor Activities in Naran
River Rafting in Kunhar river
Accommodation: Naran Millennium Hotel


Babusar Pass
Lulusar Lake
Junction point (junction of the world 3 highest mountain ranges)
Himalaya, Karakoram & Hindukush)
Nanga Parbat view point
Rakaposhi view point
Accommodation: Roomy Hotel Hunza


Baltit Fort
Altit Fort
Attabad Lake
Passu Cones
Explore Hussaini Bridge
Accommodation: Roomy Hotel Hunza


Trek from Happakun to Tagaphari
Return to Happakun in the evening
Bonfire and Team Building activities
Accommodation: Happakun Camps


Trek from Rakaposhi Base Camp to Minapin
Trek back to Minapin
Visit of Attabad lake, Passu Cones &
Accommodation: Eagle’s Nest Hotel

Departure for Gilgit in the evening
Accommodation: Gilgit Serena Hotel

Departure for Khania
Hotel: Arcadian Resort

Departure for Islamabad
Accommodation: Islamabad

Drop off at Airport for Departure

*Please note that all activities are pre-planned, but may be subject to change due to weather or unforeseen circumstances.

More Information

Sign Up Eligibility

  • Age: 18 years or older  
  • Physically fit (able to participate in physically inclined challenges)
  • No serious medical/health conditions that could affect your well-being (ie. physical injuries, heart condition, pregnancy) *Please consult with your doctor prior to signing up
  • All participants must raise 100% of fundraising goal ($2,000) prior to November 19, 2023

Refund Policy

  • Refund requests for deposit payments will be accepted until August 1st, 2023
  • After August 1st, 2023, deposit payments are non-refundable

Registration Closed!