Nepal Community Trek 2023
We are organising a trip to Nepal in Nov 2023. Register your interest below, only limited seats are available.
Trek is led by RFN Co-founder, Lou Nulley
REACH for Nepal Foundation (RFN) offers an annual trip to Nepal to the public, led by RFN co-founder Lou Nulley, with a focus on trekking and a specific development project that often includes a humanitarian aid component.
Participants have the opportunity to assist in rebuilding schools, water tanks, and other infrastructure, and are encouraged to contribute in any way that aligns with the foundation's objectives.
Few details on the trip
Subject to availability and safety of international travel
Sat Nov 18 - Sun Dec 3, 2023
The trip departs on Sat Nov 18 from Australia and arrives back on Sunday, Dec 3. A detailed itinerary will be distributed towards the end of first quarter of 2023.
The ground cost for the trip is AUD $2,800.
We are asking travellers to make an allowance of AUD $2,000 for return airfares. Airfares will be booked and charged separately.
The trip includes a community rebuild component where the group will stay in the village and contribute to the build.
We ask each participant to make a tax-deductible donation of $500 (or more) through their own fundraising. This is desirable but not mandatory.
Arrive Kathmandu & Kathmandu Sightseeing
Free Day in Pokhara
Overland trip to Pokhara & warm up walk to World Peace Pagoda
Community Project and Village stay
Trekking around the Annapurna Ranges, Maximum height 2,500m
Fly to Kathmandu, Shopping and on the way back home
The opportunity to make a difference
Here's your chance to embark on a journey unlike any other, one that may very well be life changing
Visit the area you're improving and witness the smiles on the faces of the people you're helping as they look forward to a better future
Get out of your comfort zone and help make the world a little easier for those most vulnerable in western Nepal
Learn more about hardship and determine for yourself how you can help
Watch our video from a previous trip!
In all, I have returned home feeling nourished on every level - physically, emotionally, and yes, spiritually. It was a great privilege to be a part of such a project, and I will be forever grateful for this opportunity. Thank you Lou, Raju, Gabi and team - you are an inspiration!
No 1 travel hack for this trip: Don’t worry! Go with the flow and let the days unfold as they will. You will be guided with great skill and care, and you will return home a little wiser, deeper and stronger.