Location: Equador & Galapagos
Below is our anticipated schedule of activities. On days marked with a *, the group will have limited access to internet. While we understand families are eager for news, we ask for patience as our staff’s 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 – July 17th – Fly day; Student OrientationDay 2 – July 18th – Morning group building activities; Afternoon tour of Quito historical districtDay 3 to 5 – July 19th to 21st – Community service projects with the Galapagos National Park ServiceDay 6 – July 22nd – Galapagos Lobos Island and Kicker Rock day tourDay 7 to 8 – July 23rd to 24th – Community service projects with the Galapagos National Park ServiceDay 9 – July 25th – Galapagos Floreana Island day tourDay 10 – July 26th – Transfer to Quito; Students rest/downtime* Day 11 to 16 – July 27th to August 1st – Amazon excursion including sightseeing, nature study, and community service work* Day 17 to 19 – August 2nd to 4th – Andes Mountains excursion including hiking, horseback riding, ziplining, traditional market visit, and community service workDay 20 – August 5th – Transfer to Quito; Closing program activitiesDay 21 – August 6th – Fly day
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