Vancouver and Calgary are the designated departure cities. Departures from other Canadian cities are available, at an additional cost. Presently, the plan is that team members will be flying from their cities of departure to Montreal where they will meet with their colleagues for the remainder of the trip to Uganda.
On Sunday morning the team will head to Masaka by road, arriving late afternoon. Here, teachers will tour around the city while taking care of some orientation tasks. I
Masaka is a beautiful city, popular among Western visitors - it is a great place to begin the tour!
• Currency Exchange
• SIM Cards/Phone setup
• Local Shopping
The Timothy Centre
The team will spend a couple days working with teachers from the region, providing training to better equip them to serve their communities.
• Project Visits
• Teacher Trainings
Little Elephant Camp
The team will head to Queen Elizabeth National Park, where they will embark on a safari to take in local wildlife and scenery. They will spent the night in the park.
• Game Drive
Little Elephant Safari Camp
The morning will be spent on another game drive, before the team heads back towards Kampala. They will arrive later in the day and have some time to relax, before spending the night.
On Monday, the group will visit various projects in the area, getting a first-hand look at the work Classrooms does.
Tuesday is a leisure day - guest can shop, tour the city, or just take a day to rest! The team will then head to Entebbe for an evening flight home.
• Project Visits
In the morning, guests will be free to shop, explore, sightsee, or just rest before an afternoon drive to Entebbe and an evening departure home.
• Flight Home
The team will arrive home at their designated airport.
See below for flight info.
$4,300 per person (NOTE: tax receipts for donations up to $3,400 towards the cost can be issued if needed)
Vancouver and Calgary are the designated departure cities. Departures from other Canadian cities at an additional cost (ask us for a price). Presently the plan is that team members will be flying from their cities of departure to Montreal where they will meet with their colleagues for the remainder of the trip to Uganda.
Send an email to Ray Sutton at Classrooms for Africa: email@example.com expressing interest not later than January 31, 2015. You will then be sent an information sheet too complete and asked to make a down payment of $2,500 by February 15, 2017. The balance of the funds will be due by May 15th. We regret we can only accept online credit card payments with a surcharge of 3%.