Everest Region Nepal Detail

 Everest Region Field Study Program, NEPAL

International Institute of Field Studies

Detail program

(The program will be customized according to the size and interests of the participants)

DAY 1:   Arrival Kathmandu

DAY 2:   Morning:    ICIMOD, Talk program on environmental and developmental issues of the Everest region.

Afternoon:    Field visit to demonstration site at Godavari (agroforestry, horticulture, soil conservation,   sericulture, community forestry etc.).   Overnight in Kathmandu.

DAY 3:   Morning:      Talk program on environmental and developmental issues of the Everest region.

               Afternoon:    Kathmandu Tour (Pasupati temple, Baudhanath Stupa, Patan Square. Overnight in Kathmandu.

DAY 4:   Whitewater rafting – Overnight at the bank of  Trisuli river in tent.

DAY 5:   Chitwan National Park (Rhino watching, bird watching, canoeing, Tharu ethnic dance) – Overnight in national park in resort.

DAY 6:   Chitwan National Park (Talk program on parks management, jungle activities) – Overnight in national park in resort.

DAY 7:   Back to Kathmandu, Overnight Kathmandu.

DAY 8: Fly to Lukla (Everest region) and trek to Phakding.  Overnight in camp/lodge.

DAY 9: Everest region – Trek to Namche and overnight camp/lodge.

DAY 10: Everest region – Trek to Thame and overnight camp/lodge.

DAY 11: Everest region – Trek to Kunde and overnight camp/lodge.

DAY 12: Everest region – Trek to Thengboche and overnight camp/lodge.

DAY 13: Everest region – Trek to Monjo and overnight camp/lodge.

DAY 14: Everest region – Trek to Lukla and overnight camp/lodge.

DAY 15: Fly Back (Lukla to Kathmandu), Overnight in Kathmandu.

DAY 16: Visit Tibetan refugee camp and other places of interest.  Overnight in Kathmandu.

DAY 17: Kathamandu – Free day. Overnight in Kathmandu.

DAY 18: Kathmandu – Free day. Overnight in Kathmandu.

DAY 19: Fly back to Canada

* Some activities are subject to change.