We are thrilled to announce our new fundraising venture for 2020- 
Catherine House “Journey of Discovery” A Cultural Trek to Nepal. 

 

Katie Sarah is the first woman in the world to complete ‘The Seven-Seven’ – successful summits of the highest mountains and highest volcanoes on each continent. She is just the eighth person in the world to achieve this. Katie owns and manages Sarah Mountain Journeys Pty Ltd.

 

Adventure Facts:

Trek Dates: October 18th-30th- 2020

Duration: 13 Days

Hotels:- 11 nights Twin Share

Meal Provided: Breakfast each day plus all major meals on trek.

Group Size: 20

Cost: Approximate Cost $4000 AUD + Flights to Kathmandu

 

This trip also includes a flight over the Iconic Mount Everest!

 

Day Activity:

1 Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
2 Half day sightseeing – Boudhanath Stupa and Pashupatinath Temple – world heritage sites in Kathmandu. Trek Briefing in the afternoon.
3 Fly to Phaplu Airport (35 minutes). Sightseeing around Phaplu – school, monastery etc.
4 Trek to Ringmo Village – 4hrs (view of valley, meet local people etc.)
5 Trek to Taksindu – 3hrs (view Amadablam Peak, Mera Peak, and Everest Peak)
6 Trek to Sholung – 3hrs
7 Trek to Junbesi – 3hrs (visit local hospital, school and monastery)
8 After breakfast, visit Thupten Choeling Monastery and trek to Serlo Monastery (2hrs), view peaks of Numbur, Shorong, Yulha & Puja
9 After breakfast, trek to Phaplu (5hrs)
10 Fly to Kathmandu
11 Back-up day (in case we experience bad weather and flight delays at Phaplu)
12 Flight over the iconic Mount Everest
13 Fly home to Australia

 

Want to find out more?

Information Session- Thursday October 31st, 2019

 

If you would like to find out more information about the Trek please register our information session on Thursday October 31st at Catherine House by emailing fundraising@catherinehouse.org.au

 

CH Nepal Cultural Trek A4 Flyer  

 

 

The Catherine House Journey of Discovery is aiming to raise $100,000 to support the hundreds of women who walk through the doors of Catherine House Emergency Program.

 

Each trekker will commit to raising a minimum of $5,000 to the group total. The Catherine House Fundraising Team will be on board to support you the whole way!