Snapshot Tour

Travel, volunteer, tour, meet beneficiaries, Rotary, Guatemala, service projects, literacy, south America, books, education

The Snapshot Tour offers a six-day glimpse into the beautiful scenery of Guatemala and the indigenous culture of the Mayan people. You will meet the children who benefit from the Guatemala Literacy Project (GLP) and witness the gratitude of their families and communities.

Details

July 18-23, 2017

February 20-25, 2018

Double occupancy*: US $1,275 per person plus airfare

Single occupancy: US $1,375 per person plus airfare

NOTE: Trip expenses may be tax deductible. Refer to IRS Publication 526 (PDF).

The application deadline is January 15 (for February) or July 15 (for July), although the trip may fill sooner.

A non-refundable deposit of US $350 is required at the time of application.

Apply online by clicking the “Sign Me Up!” button above or by contacting Leslie Jenkins Reed at leslie@coeduc.org or 513-661-7000, ext.115.

For questions, check out our Tour FAQ.

“Not only is everything well organized, culturally sound, and effective, being on the tour proves that people truly can help one another in reaching a more fulfilling existence.”

—JR Ackerman

Travel, volunteer, tour, meet beneficiaries, Rotary, Guatemala, service projects, literacy, south America, books, education
Travel, volunteer, tour, meet beneficiaries, Rotary, Guatemala, service projects, literacy, south America, books, education
Travel, volunteer, tour, meet beneficiaries, Rotary, Guatemala, service projects, literacy, south America, books, education
Travel, volunteer, tour, meet beneficiaries, Rotary, Guatemala, service projects, literacy, south America, books, education

Sample Itinerary

Note: This itinerary shows real experiences and approximate travel times, but does not coincide with actual itineraries.

Tuesday
Arrive in Guatemala city (GUA) on morning/early afternoon flight.

Wednesday
8:00 am Orientation & breakfast
10:00 am Visit to a Culture of Reading Program (CORP) school
1:00 pm Lunch
2:30 pm Computer Centers Program demonstration
5:00 pm Depart for hotel
7:00 pm Group dinner at hotel

Thursday
7:30 am Breakfast at hotel
8:30 am Depart for CORP school demonstration
9:30 am CORP school demonstration & celebration
1:00 pm Depart for lunch
1:30 pm Lunch
2:30 pm Free time
6:00 pm Social hour
7:00 pm Group dinner

Friday
7:30 am Breakfast at Hotel
8:30 am Depart for CORP school visit
10:15 am CORP school visit & classroom activities
12:30 pm Depart for lunch
1:15 pm Lunch
2:15 pm Depart for Textbook Program school visit & celebration
2:30 pm Textbook Program school visit & celebration
4:30 pm Depart for hotel
6:00 pm Social hour
7:00 pm Group dinner

Saturday
8:00 am Breakfast at hotel
9:00 am Scholarship student career panel and cultural activities
12:00 pm Lunch & free time
1:30 pm Optional tourist activity or free time
6:00 pm Final dinner & reception at hotel

Sunday
Depart Guatemala City on scheduled flights.

Tours are operated by our partner organization, Cooperative for Education, which has 20 years of experience bringing travelers to Guatemala.