Nepal Study Abroad

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Itinerary

Date Hotel Activities
Thu
3/7/2024
In-Transit
  • Arrive 9:00am at Lot 112 N off Haber Rd. Pickup or park vehicle.
  • Depart Ames at 9:15am. 6 hours drive to ORD, arrive 3:00pm.
  • Flight QR 726/644 ORD-DOH-KTM departs 6:45pm.
Fri
3/8/2024
In-Transit
Kathmandu
(Guest House)
  • Flight QR 726/644 ORD-DOH-KTM.
  • 1 hour layover in DOH.
Sat
3/9/2024
Kathmandu
(Guest House)
  • Flight QR 644 arrives KTM at 1:00am.
  • Stay in Kathmandu Guest House.
  • Sleep until 10:00am.
  • 3:00pm meeting with Peace Corps officials (leave 2:15pm)
  • Explore Kathmandu.
Sun
3/10/2024
Sauraha
(Maruni Lodge)
  • Depart Kathmandu 9:00am. Drive to Chitwan. Stop for lunch.
  • Arrive Sauraha at 2:30pm.
  • Explore Sauraha and Chitwan park.
  • Stay at Maruni Sanctuary Lodge.
Mon
3/11/2024
Sauraha
(Maruni Lodge)
  • 7:00am – 12:00pm Jeep jungle safari tour (or 7-10am).
  • Meet with local groups with large supper in evening (25 people).
  • Stay at Maruni Sanctuary Lodge.
Tue
3/12/2024
Dhampus
(Basanta Lodge)
  • Leave Maruni Lodge at 6:00am on bus.
  • Flight BHR-KTM (U4 352) departs 7:35am, and KTM-POK (U4 609) departs 9:45am and arrives 10:10am.
  • Bus from Pokhara to Dhampus.
  • Explore Dhampus.
  • Stay at Basanta Lodge.
Wed
3/13/2024
Dhampus
(Basanta Lodge)
  • Meet with local groups.
  • Explore Dhampus.
  • Stay at Basanta Lodge.
Thu
3/14/2024
Pokhara
(Waterfront Resort)
  • 8:00am guided hike to Australian Camp, lunch, return.
  • Bus from Dhampus to Pokhara by 1:30pm.
  • Explore Pokhara (hike, water, sightsee on own).
  • Stay at KGH Waterfront Resort.
Fri
3/15/2024
Kathmandu
(Guest House)
  • Leave Waterfront Resort at 7:00am.
  • Flight POK-KTM (U4 604) departs 8:30am.
  • 2:00pm meeting with ICIMOD and visit Living Mountain Lab
  • Stay in Kathmandu Guest House.
Sat
3/16/2024
Kathmandu
(Guest House)
  • Explore Kathmandu.
  • Stay in Kathmandu Guest House.
Sun
3/17/2024
In-transit
  • Flight QR 645/725 KTM -DOH-ORD departs 2:15am.
  • 3.5 hours layover in DOH.
  • Flight QR 725 arrives ORD at 4:10pm.
  • 6 hours drive to Ames, arrive 11:00pm.