Himalayan 4997 Trek – for UK participants only DUPLICATE

1 Apr 2024 -
13 Apr 2024
GBP 400.00

Opportunity Type

Outreach

Group Size

4-10

Apply By

3 Jan

Country

South Asia

Opportunity Overview

This small Himalayan country has many people groups untouched by the transformational impact of the good news. We are working hard to see many vibrant communities established and invite you to become part of this.

For UK residents only. 13 - 18 year old's are welcome to apply but must have parental consent and be accompanied by a responsible adult. Please use the shortened application form below if you're under 18.

Dates are arrival and departure date, but due to distance may not be the dates of arrival and departure from your home country.
It is possible to join this trip as a prayer partner, to travel to the area but without climbing the peak itself. For UK residents only. If you are18 years or older, you can use this link to apply now https://www.uk.om.org/short-term-mission-application-form

13 - 17 year old's are welcome to apply but must have parental consent and be accompanied by a responsible adult. Please email shortterm.uk@om.org to start this process.

Price is subject to change according to the exchange rate.

There is an information pack available after your application is accepted. This pack will contain all the necessary details about what to bring and what not to bring.

What To Expect

Fly into the capital city and accommodation will be arranged. Visit the team members that are working amongst unreached people groups before travelling north. While climbing a 4997m mountain you will learn about Hinduism and Buddhism, and be more knowledgeable how to pray. Be part of the work we do in the remote villages, see earthquake relief projects and meet our Himalayan ‘Social Mobilisers’. Experienced team members will accompany you on this trip.

Participant Profile

Age Range: 13-99

You are ready and most welcome to join when you:

have at least a basic understanding of English language
have a learners attitude
are open to God changing your life
are confident in your identity in Christ Jesus
are passionate about sharing His truth with others
are in fairly good health condition, both physically and emotionally
will be flexible with any changes or circumstances

Frequently Asked Questions

Will there be accommodation provided?

In the city you are based in dormitory-style rooms with bunk beds and shared bathrooms. On trek you stay at guesthouses. Be prepared to sleep on whatever you bring or what is provided for you.

Will there be food provided?

Local Asian food will be served, especially during trekking. Be ready to enjoy the food served for the team. Please advise of dietary restrictions.

Do I need to make my own travel arrangements?

You are responsible to arrange and pay for your own flight once you have been accepted for the trip by UK office. You'll be picked up at the airport of arrival and all other travel within that country is covered.

What should my health condition be like?

Participants will need to be in good health both physically and emotionally. Be prepared for bumpy bus rides, long hikes in mountainous areas and interaction with local people. Please inform us if you have any health issues.

Do I need a visa?

British citizens require a visa. Visas are available to obtain on arrival for the majority of nationalities. Visa costs are not included in the cost.

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