Field Excursion

There will be four Field Excursions:
 
(i) Excursion 1 (November 30 and December 1-4): Fiveday trip along Kathmandu - Mugling - Pokhara - Beni - Tatopani - Lete - Jomsom/Muktinath - Pokhara-Lumbini - Kathmandu. Total cost of the excursion is US$ 850.00 per person, and it includes transportation, hotel accommodation (shared rooms, 4 nights) and meals (4 breakfasts, 5 lunches and 4 dinners).
 
(ii) Excursion 2 (November 30 and December 1): Two-day trip along Kathmandu - Galchhi - Trishuli - Dhunche - Syabrobesi - Rasuagadhi (Nepal-China border at Rasuwa) - Kathmandu. Total cost of the excursion is US$ 550.00 per person. The cost includes transportation, hotel accommodation (shared room, 1 night) and meals (2 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 1 dinner).
Excursion Highlights: Observation of the Lesser Himalaya and the Higher Himalaya section, including the Main Central Thrust (MCT) zone in central Nepal.
 
(iii) Excursion 3 (November 30): One-day trip to Kathmandu - Kodari (Nepal-China border at Sindhupalchok) - Kathmandu along Arniko Highway that connects Nepal to China. Total cost of the excursion is US$ 200.00 per person. The cost includes transportation, 1 breakfast and 1 lunch.
Excursion Highlights: Observation of the MCT zone and 2015-Gorkha earthquake-induced impacts, including geohazards.
 
(iv) Excursion 4 (November 30 and December 1): Two-day trip to Barpak, the 2015-Gorkha earthquake epicenter area. Total cost of the excursion is US$ 350.00 per person, and it includes transportation, hotel accommodation (shared room, 1 night) and meals (2 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 1 dinner).
Excursion Highlights: Observation of geology and earthquake-induced impacts, including geohazards.
 
Nepal Geological Society
P.O.Box No. 231
Kathmandu, Nepal
FREEPHONE: +977-01-4437874
Email: info@ngs.org.np