Two Field Excursions around Kathmandu, Pokhara and Muktinath area are planned. This is subject to change based on the situation of current pandemic of COVID-19.
Excursion 1: Pre-conference excursion
One day excursion of historical monument and geomorphologic sites of Kathmandu Valley is planned just before the conference start day (6th March, 2021; one day tour). Total cost of this excursion is US$ 100.00 per person. It includes transportation, a breakfast and a lunch in the day of excursion.
Excursion 2: Kathmandu-Bandipur- Pokhara-Tatopani-Jomsom-MuktinathPokhara — Kathmandu
Four days excursion (March 9-12, 2021). Total cost of the excursion is US$ 750.00 per person, and it includes transportation, hotel accommodation (shared rooms, 3 nights) and meals (3 breakfasts, 4 lunches and 3 dinners).
Observation of a complete N-S section of the western Nepal Himalaya, sink holes and caves in touristic city of Pokhara, observation of Himalayan fold and thrust zone in touristic Bandipur village and visit to Muktinath Temple, a religious and touristic place.