Home Stay and Community Service Project (14 days)
During these two weeks, participants will work in an orphanage project ( Kathmandu or Chitwan) - bringing a ray of hope into the lives of destitute orphans. Volunteers will teach basic, conversational English to the children and organize fun activities in order to encourage their participation as well as easily comprehend things. Extend a helping hand in the sanitation and food distribution efforts of the orphanage. In your free time, hike in the beautiful areas surrounding Kathmandu Valley and experience the peace and tranquility of amazing Nepal .
Activities: Work in an orphanage, teach English in local schools, explore Kathmandu and experience the sights, sounds, and spirit of this beautiful country.
Annapurna Trek (14 Days)
The final 2 weeks offer the chance to satiate your thirst for exploration and discovery on a Himalayan trekking experience. Drive to Pokhara, begin your 14-day trek to the Himalayan region - the world famous Himalayan trekking route. The Himalayan range is a fascinating trek that one could ever wish for. The Annapurna is not only a trekking destination, but also a journey where one can witness diverse communities, cultures, religions and most of all, the world famous Gurung or Sherpa ethnic group – it is from these communities that some of the most widely known climbers of the world come.
Activities: 14 days consisting of trekking this world-famous region while experiencing the many breathtaking sights of the amazing Himalayan mountain ranges and villages.
This program itinerary is merely a proposed sample and may be altered to meet the needs of the volunteers and changes in field conditions. This proposed itinerary will be finalized during orientation in Kathmandu.
Program itineraries are merely samples and may change to meet the needs of the volunteers and changes in the field conditions. This itinerary will be revised and finalized during orientation program.