Himalayan India: May 2020
Rishikesh, Ganges River, Garhwal Himalayas, Uttarakhand, India
This course will immerse you in the culture and landscapes of India’s Himalayan Mountains. Raft the Ganges River, trek in the foothills of the Himalayas and explore India’s mountain culture and environmental history.
Himalayan India 2020 will introduce students to the stunning culture and history of the source of Hinduism through an adventure-based journey on the Ganga, the Alaknanda, and through a breathtaking trek on Kuari Pass. The views of the high Himalaya from the pass are incredible, sweeping from the gorges of Trishul in the east to the peaks of Kedarnath in the west.
Trip Dates: May 4 – May 22, 2020
Courses: OUT 115 River Orientation, HIS 252 History of India, OUT 104 Trekking – 6 credits
Tuition: See current in-district, in-state, and out-of-state CMC Tuition Rates
Program Fee: $2645 – plus airfare and CMC tuition
Registration Deadline: November 22, 2019 ($1,500 deposit required by this date)