Discovering Guatemala

The 2015-16 trip to Guatemala will introduce students to the fascinating and diverse country.  The group will learn from a wide range of experiences – harvesting coffee in a plantation near Guatemala City, hiking in the jungles of the central mountains, rescuing turtles on the Pacific Coast, and much more.  This trip will help deepen the school’s relationship with Guatemala, thereby creating avenues for integration in various classrooms and building toward future trips.

Basic itinerary:

February 26th – travel to Guatemala

February 27th – coffee plantation & roasting tour

February 28th – travel to Coban

February 29th – explore Mayan forests

March 1st – explore Mayan forests

March 2nd – connect with Coban high school & travel to Antigua Guatemala

March 3rd – FAFG field site visit

March 4th – Pacific coast

March 5th – return to USA

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