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Trek View on Nepal: Himalayan Studies Gap Year Semester with Where There Be Dragons

Departure Day Details & Reminders

Dear Dragons Students & Parents,

Your journey is right around the corner and we can’t wait to meet you! Below is a reminder about your day-of travel details. Should you need to reach our staff during students’ travel days (both during AND outside of normal office hours), please call our office at 303-413-0822 or email: info@wheretherebedragons.com with “TRAVEL DAY” in the subject line:

Day of Departure:

  • Carry your passport with you.
  • Make sure you have the meet-up instructions sent to you by email with your passport so that the information is easily accessible.
  • Wear your Dragons t-shirt for easy identification!

 

Connecting with Your Dragons Group at New York’s JFK International Airport

Student groups will meet up by 4:00 pm on Thursday, February 7th, 2019 at the Qatar Airways Ticketing Counter in Terminal 8 of JFK Airport. Your Student Travel Leader, Frances McMillan, is aware of your connecting travel plans and will be wearing Dragons T-Shirts, awaiting your arrival!

For Students Arriving by Air:

After you arrive, proceed to baggage claim and gather your bags. Once you have collected your bags, follow the signs to Terminal 8 to meet your group at the Qatar Airways Ticketing Counter.

For Students Arriving by Car:

Please meet your group at the Qatar Airways Ticketing Counter in Terminal 8 of New York’s JFK International Airport no later than 4:00 pm on Thursday, February 7th, 2019. Your Student Travel Leader, Frances McMillan, is aware of your connecting travel plans and will be wearing Dragons T-Shirts, awaiting your arrival!

If you are not traveling on the same flights as the group:

You and your instructors should have already finalized your plans to meet up with the group. If you have not connected with your instructors on this topic already, please email info@wheretherebedragons.com immediately.

NEPAL GROUP A – DEPARTING FLIGHT INFO:

Departing flight:

Thursday, February 7th, 2019
Qatar Airways #702
Depart: New York (JFK) 9:00pm
Arrive: Doha (DOH) 5:40pm on Friday, February 8th, 2019

Saturday, February 9th, 2019
Qatar Airways #652
Depart: Doha (DOH) 3:20am
Arrive: Kathmandu (KTM) 10:30am

Parents, thank you for the support you’ve given your child in making this opportunity available. Students, thank you for stepping out and joining us; we’re so excited to meet you in person!

Best,
Dragons Administration