TREKT Himalaya - Mission Treks in Nepal
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This is an example of our typical teaching trek.  Districts/village schools may change according to need.

Itinerary – Teaching Trek Nepal – Dhading District  

TEACHING TREK NEPAL 

Day 1 – Arrival and welcome dinner with group. 

Meals – Dinner meal provided

Accomodation: Avataar Hotel (3 star) or similar

Transportation: Trekkers will be picked up in local taxi or micro.

Guide: Binod BK

 

Day 2 – Free time Kathmandu 

This day is reserved for you to prepare for trekking, get any last minute things at trekking shops.  Small money in 100 rupee notes, etc.  Our guides are available this day to take trekkers to local shops, banks, etc. and help you prepare.   If you do not need to do this, you can spend the day seeing the sites of Kathmandu.   The Durbar Square is within walking distance of your hotel, and the Swayambunath is a short rickshaw ride.  Both of these are World Heritage sites.

 6pm – meet our Nepali team.

(Dinner not provided, but there are lots of great options around Thamel for trekkers to choose from. Group usually eats together at Himali Kitchen or Road House or similar restaurant. )

Accommodation: Avataar Hotel (3 star) or similar

Transportation: Local, rickshaws, walking and bus.

 

Day 3 – Depart Thamel at 8am after breakfast.

Guides/Porters – meet at TREKT/HN office at 6:30 am

[/important]Trekkers – meet Guide at Hotel Lobby at 7:45am – please check-out of hotel and pay any room charges from restaurant, etc. [/important]

Drive from Ktm to Galchhi 3 hour by micro.

Lunch at Galchhi than start to walk Galchhi to Dummre chouir 3-4 hour  trek.  Set up tents and prep for next day’s teaching tasks.

Meals – b’fast at hotel; lunch at Galchhi, dinner at camp – provided

Transportation: Private bus

Accommodation: Camping at Dummre Chouir

 

Day 4/5/6 –  Teaching Tasks at Dummre chouir.  8am until 5pm

We will spend 3 days at each school. The first day will be consist of passing out supplies, and getting to know the students and school. We rotate through classes, as to not disrupt all classrooms for the whole day. For these 3 days our teaching trek team will work in Dumre Choir School in small groups with students and/or teachers. Some of the trekkers will work with children, others will hold seminars with teachers talking about the latest technology, apps, and things that can help them help their students. Evening: local village dance.

Meals – at camp – provided

Accomodation – camping

 

Day 7 – Trek Dummre to Kalieri  3-4 hours

Set up camp and prepare for the next days teaching tasks.

Meals – teahouse/camp – provided

Accommodation – camping

 

Day 8/9/10 – Teaching Tasks at Kalieri

Our duties and routine in Kalieri will be the same as in the previous village. However, each school has a different dynamic and specific village culture. So, day 1 is very much about assessing and meeting the needs of the community. We will introduce technology as much as possible, but keep in mind that electricity is not always available in these villages.   Each trek will present new creative solutions for these schools to help them bridge the gap in the digital divide.

Meals – teahouse/camp – provided

Accomodation – camping

 

Day 11 – Trek 5 to 6 hours to Sunolo Bazar

Camping for evening in Sunolo Bazar.

Meals – camp

Accomodation – camping

 

Day 12/13/14 – Bus to River Fun Camp and Rainish Bazar School

Rainish Bazar is our adopted school and the place where all Teaching Treks end. We will spend 2 nights at the River Fun Resort on the Trisuli River. We will deliver supplies to the school at Rainish Bazar, and work with the teachers and children. This school is 90% Chhepang children, and they are always in great need of supplies, clothing, etc.

Trekker will also get a chance to take to experience the amazing white water of Nepal’s rivers on a rafting trip down the Trisuli River from the River Fun Resort. (If you do not like rafting, you can opt to go into the nearby village, or relax around the pool at the River Fun Resort. Rafting trip is 2.5-3 hours long.)

Meals – camp

Accomodation – camping

 

Day 14:-  Return to Kathmandu

Free day for shopping, or site-seeing.  Pick up your Medical Trek Certificate at our office.

Meals – breakfast/lunch provided

Depart for home or other adventures!

 

Thank you for volunteering with Teaching Trek Nepal.  Have a good trip back to your home, and please write a review of your trek on our web site.  We would love to have you again on a Volunteer Trek Mission.

 

Namaste! TREKT Himalaya and Hardcore Nepal

Transportation: Trekkers will be taken to airport in local taxi. Please depart from hotel on day of departure, unless you have made other arrangements.  Let your guide know what time your departure flight leaves.

*Routes subject to change based on need of Nepali villages. Volunteers will be notified a minimum of 20 days  prior to trek date of confirmed route. All routes are similar to posted itinerary, unless otherwise noted.   Trekking time may vary and take 1 – 2 days longer than expected due to weather, transportation, or conditions beyond control of trek organizers.  Be prepared to be flexible.