Program Itinerary: *Schedule subject to change
Day 1: Group flight meet in Houston for departure to Lima. PM arrival in Lima. Spend the night at a beachside home.
Day 2: Orientation and layover day in Lima. Visit local beaches and tour museum. Work on language skills and learn about Peru's history.
Day 3-4: Travel (via airplane and bus) to Chachapoyas. Visit local markets, participate in language classes, indulge in local cuisine, and learn about Peruvian culture.
Day 5: Tour Kuelap, a historical ruins site from the 5th century! Group dinner before departing for cultural immersion experience.
Day 6-8: Three days at the Bosque Berlin Conservation Area. Work closely with a local family, cook the food you harvest, participate in service projects, learn about the local ecology and become a true part of their grassroots conservation efforts.
Day 9-12: Adventure with Marañon Experience! Visit a local coffee plantation, hike side canyons to ancient rock art and cascading waterfalls, and charge the rapids of the Marañon River.
Day 13: Breakfast at local Dulcería. Fly to Lima and reflect on cultural experiences from the past two weeks.
Day 14: Flight from Lima to Houston. Hugs and high fives before parting ways. Thanks for a great adventure!