Water for Nepal - MAY 24-JUNE 4, 2018
Nestled between China and India in southern Asia, Nepal boasts the greatest altitude variation on earth. From sea-level lowlands to towering Himalayan peaks, this charming nation attracts world travelers with its majestic landscapes, vibrant traditions, and warm embraces of spirited Nepalese natives.
|5/24/2018||Thursday||Arrive to Kathmandu, rest||Hotel Mullberry|
|5/25/2018||Friday||City tour, leave for Riverside, orientation + dinner||Riverside Springs|
|5/26/2018||Saturday||Depart for Lamjung, settle in||Village|
|5/27/2018||Sunday||Project work in village||Village|
|5/28/2018||Monday||Project work in village||Village|
|5/29/2018||Tuesday||Project work in village||Village|
|5/30/2018||Wednesday||Project work in village||Village|
|5/31/2018||Thursday||Depart for Pokhara||Hotel Bahari|
|6/1/2018||Friday||Free time in Pokhara - Tour||Hotel Bahari|
|6/2/2018||Saturday||Free time in Pokhara - Afternoon flight to KAT||Hotel Mullberry|
|6/3/2018||Sunday||Explore Kathmandu - Temples, markets etc...||Hotel Mullberry|
|6/4/2018||Monday||Explore Kathmandu - Flight to USA||Flights|
A complete detailed itinerary is available to download HERE.
Village and Project
- District Water Project
- Classroom Painting/Refurbishing
Participants will be camping in several classrooms while based in Guansahar. Latrine toilets available.
Adult: $2650, Student: $2250 (International Airfare NOT Included) / Additional $50 discount per person if complete fee is paid upfront with submission of application and $300 trip deposit.
*rates include hotel accommodations, certified group leaders, village lodging, village meals, in-country flight to Pokhara, breakfast while in Pokhara, tour fees, and local transportation.
Payments can be made two ways:
1) Mailing a check (preferred if paying for more than one person as it reduces processing fees for CHOICE) made out to:
7879 South 1530 West, Suite 200 | West Jordan, UT 84088
Memo: “Participant Name, Trip Country + Date”
2) Online HERE
*Thursday, May 24: Arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport (KTM) in Kathmandu before 11pm (reserve personal travel for after the expedition)
*Monday, June 4: Transportation will be provided to Tribhuvan International Airport (KTM) for flight departures at your scheduled convenience.
Be sure to check/purchase international flights as soon as possible. It is strongly recommended that all travelers arrive on the designated expedition start date and reserve personal travel for after scheduled activities.
CHOICE partners with CV Travel, a Humanitarian Travel subsidiary of Christopherson Business Travel. They have helped thousands of humanitarian travelers across the globe. For those looking to travel with fellow participants on pre-approved itineraries, please contact our trusted travel agent for this trip, or book your own ticket on one of the attached itinerary suggestions. CV Travel also provides an affordable and comprehensive travel insurance as well as special humanitarian rates and provisions, such as extra baggage etc…
- Application + Medical Form (Due ASAP)
- Trip Itinerary
- Expedition Manual
- Country Appendix (Read all info! Includes details in vaccines, visas, and country details)
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Cell: 1-323-636-9784 ; Email: Lindsey.Robb@gmail.com
Lindsey Robb moved to the big city of Los Angeles from the small town of Las Cruces, New Mexico to launch a new education program. Lindsey completed her master’s degree in music education from Brigham University and still maintains a small studio of violin and piano students. Her diverse experience extends from being a high school orchestra director to the CEO and largest co-owner of a national franchise for a fitness and leadership program. She has traveled with SHe and Choice on four expeditions in the last two years. Her passions are tacos, poke, wake-surfing, snowboarding, group fitness, travel, and of course the BBC verion of Sherlock Holmes.
Nepal In-country Team
Meet the entire team, under the direction of Prateek Sharma, on our NEPAL TEAM PAGE.
- Send in completed Application + Medical form for all participants (ASAP/Aug 15)
- Pay initial $300 deposit per/person (ASAP/Aug 15)
- Send in a copy of your passport
- Coordinate/book flight - Send us a copy as soon as this is booked.
- Secure Travel/Evac Insurance - Send in a copy and confirmation. You will find info regarding this on page 9-10 of the attached expedition manual.
- Attend trip orientation/cultural night! TBD 8 weeks prior to departure. Details to follow.
All materials and payments are due March 15, 2018. All materials should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. For any questions, reach out to CHOICE Expedition Director, Jordan Menzel email@example.com 801-474-1937.
Learn all about our work and history in Nepal HERE.
Read THIS Expedition Journal from a past trip to Nepal to see how other families, friends, and co-workers navigated the experience together!