Sri Lanka Medical & Healthcare Journey with Rebecca Dean

Colombo, Sri Lanka

NJ
Nov 7 - 15, 2022
Group size: 1 - 20
Sri Lanka Medical & Healthcare Journey with Rebecca Dean
Colombo, Sri Lanka


$NaN
Nov 7 - 15, 2022
Group size: 1 - 20

About this trip

Our Introduction to Healthcare & Medical Systems Journey will take you to Sri Lanka for a unique career enrichment experience! Explore Sri Lanka's rich cultural heritage (including art, dance, music, cuisine, architecture, beliefs and religion, language, communication) as you learn about their healthcare delivery system. Meet with Professors at the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Colombo and discuss the similarities and differences between the US and Sri Lankan education system. Also meet with professors at Sri Lanka’s oldest University, Perdeniya, to discuss the universal health system and its funding. In addition to the career enrichment opportunities, you will take a  jeep safari to observe the largest elephant population in the world. Visit Buddhism shrines dating back to 3rd century B.C. Explore the Dambulla Cave Temples and Temple of the Tooth and participate in a local cooking class and enjoy your home cooked creation in the adjoining paddy field. Giving back is an important part of your journey, spend time with staff and students at rural school.  ***8 CME contact hours will be sought for this journey***

DOWNLOAD DAILY ITINERARY HERE 


Why Nanda Journeys

"It's all about customer service. Tapping the knowledge, expertise and communication capability of a Nanda Journeys means our group gets expert advice, customized to our interests, knows what to expect each step of the way, gets answers and help on all those impossible exceptions that crop up, and returns from the adventure having an experience that lasts a lifetime…and craving even more.”  G. Crispin - Business Owner


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What’s included

  • Airfare
    Roundtrip economy airfare from Miami and domestic flights in Peru
  • Hotel Accommodations
    4 & 5* Star Boutique Accommodations
  • Most Meals
    Breakfast and Lunch daily, 4 Dinners as outlined in the daily itinerary
  • Professional Meetings
    10-20 hours of professional exchanges with your counterparts in host country
  • Entrance Fees
    All entrance fees and activities mentioned
  • National Guide
    English speaking guide to sty with you throughout the program
  • Local Guides
    Local Guides who will provide specialized local knowledge throughout the journey
  • Private local transport
    Private motor coach and driver
  • 24/7 Travel Support
    Nanda Journeys team support before, during and after travel. 24/7 during travel.
  • Unique itinerary
    Nanda Journeys has designed this program exclusively for Rebecca and her guests
  • Most Tips
    Tips for restaurants, local guides included
  • Passport & Visas
    Passport application, renewal and visas are not included
  • Alcoholic Beverages
    Meals include soft drinks with alcoholic beverages being at your own personal expense
  • Meals
    Meals not mentioned in the program itinerary
  • Insurance
    Travel insurance is not included, but highly recommended. Nanda Journeys will provide recommendations
  • Tips
    Tips for national guide and hotel staff are not included. Suggested tipping $10-15 per day guide, $2-4 in room maid service.
  • Personal Items
    Any item purchased at the hotel or restaurant which is not mentioned in the daily itinerary

Available Packages

Shared Room with flights

Pricing per person including airfare, shared room with twin or double bed. Please review Booking Terms & Conditions HERE

** Nanda Journeys will endeavor to assist persons requesting a roommate, however, a shared room cannot be guaranteed. Participants will be contacted to confirm space in a shared occupancy room approx. 90 days prior to travel. If we are unsuccessful in finding a suitable roommate, the enrollee will be invoiced the applicable single supplement **

$5,999
Deposit: $500
Single Room with flights

Pricing per person including airfare and single room. Please review Booking Terms & Conditions HERE

$7,198
Deposit: $500
Shared Room Land Only

By Selecting this option you are electing to book your own flights.Please review Booking Terms & Conditions HERE

** Nanda Journeys will endeavor to assist persons requesting a roommate, however, a shared room cannot be guaranteed. Participants will be contacted to confirm space in a shared occupancy room approx. 90 days prior to travel. If we are unsuccessful in finding a suitable roommate, the enrollee will be invoiced the applicable single supplement **

$4,999
Deposit: $500
Single Room Land Only

 By Selecting this option you are electing to book your own flights.Please review Booking Terms & Conditions HERE 

$6,198
Deposit: $500
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Itinerary

Daily Itinerary
Program Highlights and PDF Download

Our Introduction to Healthcare & Medical Systems Journey will take you to Sri Lanka for a unique career enrichment experience! Explore Sri Lanka's rich cultural heritage (including art, dance, music, cuisine, architecture, beliefs and religion, language, communication) as you learn about their healthcare delivery system. Meet with Professors at the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Colombo and discuss the similarities and differences between the US and Sri Lankan education system. Also meet with professors at Sri Lanka’s oldest University, Perdeniya, to discuss the universal health system and its funding. In addition to the career enrichment opportunities, you will take a  jeep safari to observe the largest elephant population in the world. Visit Buddhism shrines dating back to 3rd century B.C. Explore the Dambulla Cave Temples and Temple of the Tooth and participate in a local cooking class and enjoy your home cooked creation in the adjoining paddy field. Giving back is an important part of your journey, spend time with staff and students at rural school. **8 CME contact hours will be sought for this journey**

Download and save the daily itinerary HERE


Please note: All itineraries are subject to change based on availability of hotels, flights and hosting organizations at the time of finalization of booking. Comparable meetings and activities will be arranged should an itinerary change be necessary. 30 days before departure, a finalized itinerary will be available and reflect final details.
 

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Nanda Journeys offers theme-focused trips to global destinations that speak to your interests, bringing together travelers with purpose and passion to explore the world in an meaningful way. We create travel programs for the diverse, adventurous explorer united in a desire: to not only experience a destination, but to truly experience a culture & connect with its people, visiting unexplored, off-the-beaten path destinations, that provide an opportunity to give back, and make a meaningful difference in the communities they visit.