2015 Himalayan Retreat – Nepal & Tibet

International Institute of Field Studies presents Himalayan Retreat – Nepal & Tibet, an opportunity to explore, experience and enjoy the Himalayan region of Nepal and Tibet.

 

Himalayan Retreat – Nepal & Tibet (Sept. 15 – Oct. 8, 2015)

International Institute of Field Studies presents Himalayan Retreat – Nepal & Tibet, an opportunity to explore, experience and enjoy the Himalayan region of Nepal and Tibet. Open to all individuals, the diversity of the group creates a lively and vibrant social atmosphere to adventure through the Himalayas. Embarking on its breath-taking landscapes, beautiful resorts and its unique culture, Himalayan Retreat will offer a memorable experience, one will never forget.

Activities include white water rafting in the Trisuli River, wildlife safari in Chitwan National Park, trekking to Annapurna Base Camp, paragliding in Pokhara and visits to several world heritage sites like Lumbini (birthplace of Lord Buddha), Pasupati Temple, Swayambhu, Boudha, Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Kathmandu Durbar Square, etc.

This program will include one week in Tibet and two weeks in Nepal.

 

Links

2015 Himalayan Retreat – Nepal & Tibet – Detailed Program

2015 Himalayan Retreat – Nepal & Tibet – Registration Form

2015 Himalayan Retreat – Nepal & Tibet – Waiver Form

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For further details please contact us at (780)817-3239 or email us at info.iifs@shaw.ca

Completed! 2014 HFS – Forestry & Natural Resources

A successful completion of the 2014 Himalayan Field Study – Forestry & Natural Resources program. A special thank you to the 20 participants!! Couldn’t have been possible without you! 

2014 Himalayan Field Study – Forestry & Natural Resources (completed)

Himalayan Field Study 2014, a program of the International Institute of Field Study. designed for foresters and natural resource professionals in collaboration with Canadian Institute Forests and Forests Without Borders, took place from October 16 to November 9, 2014.  The group consisted of 20 participants (10 female and 10 male). The participants were from Ontario, Manitoba, Alberta and British Columbia.

Activities included:

Talk programs on Nepal, community history, geography, politics and culture, forestry, climate change, wildlife and parks management, etc.  Field visits included community forestry activities, interaction with the local forest users’ group, school nursery project funded by Forests Without Borders, Alberta Caucus, etc.

Other activities were white water rafting in Trisuli River, wildlife safari in Chitwan National Park, trekking to Annapurna Base Camp and visits to several world heritage sites like Lumbini, birth place of Lord Buddha, Pasupati temple, Swayambhu, Boudha, Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Kathmandu Durbar Square, etc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

For further details please contact us at (780)817-3239 or email us at info.iifs@shaw.ca

 

Completed! 2013 Himalayan Retreat – Nepal

A successful completion of the 2013 Himalayan Retreat – Nepal program. A special thank you to the 21 participants!! You all made it a unforgettable experience!

2014 Himalayan Retreat – Nepal (completed)

Himalayan Retreat 2013, a program of the International Institute of Field Study. took place from October 18 to November 9, 2013.  The group consisted of 21 participants (14 female and 7 male). The participants were from Edmonton, AB; Rocky Mountain House, AB; Hinton, AB; and Pemberton, BC.

Activities included white water rafting in Trisuli River, wildlife safari in Chitwan National Park, trekking to Annapurna Base Camp and visits to several world heritage sites like Lumbini, birth place of Lord Buddha, Pasupati temple. Swayambhu, Boudha, Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Kathmandu Durbar Square, etc.

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For further details please contact us at (780)817-3239 or email us at info.iifs@shaw.ca

2008-Himalayan Field Study Program Report

Himalayan Field Study Program Report 2008