Location: India

 

Below is our anticipated schedule of activities. The group will have limited access to phone and internet during the program. While we understand families are eager for news, we ask for patience as our staffs energy is focused on the students and the program at hand. Please do not call our office regarding these blogs, as the office does not control the postings or the content of the updates. Thanks very much for your understanding!

Day 1 (June 25) – Fly dayDay 2 (June 26) – Student arrival; IntroductionsDay 3 (June 27) – Morning student orientation & icebreakers; Afternoon Gandhi’s house tour & museumDay 4 (June 28) – Noonflight to Dharamsala; Monastery guesthouse, checkin, and town orientationDay 5 (June 29) – Dharamsala excursion; Service learning prep and lesson planningDay 6 to 16 (June 30 to July 10) – Service program including morning English tutoring at Lha and afternoon teaching at TCV school; Tibetan learning program and local excursionsDay 17 (July 11) – Norbulingka Institute of Tibetan Arts and Karmapa Monastery tour with overnight stay at Norling GuesthouseDay 18 (July 12) – Drive to Amritsar;Evening visit to the Golden TempleDay 19 (July 13) – Begin closing activities; Afternoon flight to Delhi; Specialdinner in Hauz Khas VillageDay 20 (July 14) – Taj Mahal Day!Day 21 (July 15) – Morning bazaar shopping; Student departures