School Programs

School Programs from Overland Travel Adventures

By: Overland Travel Adventures  08-Jun-2012
Keywords: Travel, Tours, Tourism

Overland Travel Adventures hosts school groups interested in expanding the curriculum and in giving students a broader world view.  The school programs focus on community development projects but can include some sight-seeing along the way.  Students can volunteer at one project for the entire duration of their stay or visit a number of projects for shorter periods of time. 
The purpose of the school programs is to give students hands-on experience in development work and to expose them to the types of labour their peers in other countries may experience every day.  Working physically side by side with local students will build camaraderie, empathy and understanding of the other culture.  It is a chance for both sides to learn.
The accommodation on these trips is usually camping with full participation from the students for cooking and cleaning.  Living outdoors provides an additional personal challenge to most students, giving them the opportunity to grow into capable, confident and tolerant young adults.

Keywords: Adventure, Africa Tours, African Safari Tour, African Safari Tours, African Safari Trips, African Safaris Tours, Malawi, Philanthropic, Philanthropy, Safari, School Tours, Tailored, Tailor-Made, Tour, Tourism, Tourist, Tours, Tours of Africa, Travel, Travel to Africa, Traveller, Volunteer, Volunteering, Volunteers,

Contact Overland Travel Adventures


Print this page

Other products and services from Overland Travel Adventures

Christmas in Kenya from Overland Travel Adventures thumbnail

Christmas in Kenya

Spend your Christmas holidays in Kenya - safari, beach, mountains, Kenya has it all!

Kenya to Kigali Special Tour from Overland Travel Adventures thumbnail

Kenya to Kigali Special Tour

Visit two of Kenya's premier game parks, track the endangered mountain gorillas in Uganda and soak up the Rwandan vibe in Kigali - this twenty day tour showcases the best of East Africa.‚Äč

Volunteering from Overland Travel Adventures thumbnail


Overland Travel Adventures offers those willing to give their time to volunteer in a development role the opportunity to directly help a community through a local NGO, working side-by-side with local people, completely immersed in the culture.

Tailor-made safaris from Overland Travel Adventures thumbnail

Tailor-made safaris

Overland Travel Adventures works closely with clients to design the ideal itinerary according to objectives, budget and time, incorporating both sightseeing highlights and visits to local NGOs and community projects.