8 Days from $115o
ANTHRO TOURS HIGHLIGHTS
Wander the Stalls of Kathmandu Durbar Square
Eat a Traditional Meal at the K-Nying Shedrub Ling Monastery
Learn About Women's Empowerment Initiatives from Local Women's Handcrafts
Trip Type: Peoples & Cultures of Asia
Activity Level: Advanced
Days 1-8: Kathmandu
After arriving in Nepal, we'll spend our first full day learning about the art and architecture of the country with visits to the Museum of Nepali Art and Kathmandu Durbar Square.
We'll the spend our second full day learning about the role of religion in the country's culture with visits to Kumari Ghar and the Boudhanath Stupa.
For our third full day in Kathmandu, we'll spend the day learning about Nepal's unique culinary culture with cooking classes in traditional Nepalese cuisine and dinner at Utpala Cafe at the Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling Monastery.
We'll then spend our fourth full day on a day trip to nearby Dhulikhel to explore the monasteries, temples, and architecture of this serene town.
After that, we'll spend our next day visiting Local Women's Handicrafts- an ethical women's organization creating souvenirs to sell for funding women's leadership and empowerment programs.
Participants will then get a free day to explore Kathmandu on their own and learn more about the local history and culture for their final full day before departure.
Itineraries and daily schedules are subject to change. We expect to do everything listed in the itinerary, though the order may be rearranged based on weather or other local conditions.