Kenya Summer Public Expedition

July 4 - 11, 2020

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About Kenya Public Expedition

Located just below Ethiopia on Africa's eastern coast, Kenya offers a diverse landscape of central plateaus, arid deserts, and coastal plains that stretch along the Indian Ocean. Each CHOICE expedition begins and ends with a village celebration of brilliant song and dance.

 

> Agenda

 

> Project & Community Details

Coming soon!

> Expedition Leaders

Coming soon!

> Expedition Fees

$2,295 (international airfare NOT included)

  • A non-refundable deposit of $300 is due upon registration to confirm your place on the trip (counts towards total fee balance.
  • *rates include hotel accommodations, certified group leaders, village lodging, village meals, and local transportation.

 

Discounts

  • $50 discount per person if complete expedition fee is paid upfront with submission of application and $300 trip deposit 6 months in advance
  • 10% group discount available for parties of 6 or more. Reach out to expeditions@choicehumanitarian.org to confirm group size and receive discount code. 
  • Student discounts available - please apply HERE! $250 off for students who fulfill certain requirements (does not stack with the group discount). Upon review and approval from CHOICE, you will receive a discount code to reduce the fee. 
  • Members of The Village are also eligible for additional expedition discounts. Please visit www.choicehumanitarian.org/membership to join and learn more! 



> Optional Tours

Safari Tour

Join us for a 3-day safari after the expedition. 2020 price to be determined soon. More details to come!  Rates include hotel accommodations, certified group leaders, select meals, tour fees, local transportation. 

 

 

> Flight Requirements

Expedition Only

ARRIVAL: *Saturday, July 4* Arrive into Moi International Airport (MBA) in Mombasa by 5:00 PM (the earlier the better).

DEPARTURE: *Saturday, July 11*  Transportation will be provided to Moi International Airport (MBA) in Mombasa for international flight departures at your desired time frame (later flights allow for additional touring in Mombasa).


Expedition + Safari

ARRIVAL: *Wednesday, July 1* Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi (NBO) by 5:00 PM (the earlier the better).

DEPARTURE: *Saturday, July 11*  Transportation will be provided to Moi International Airport (MBA) in Mombasa for international flight departures at your desired time frame (later flights allow for additional touring in Mombasa).


Be sure to check/purchase international flights as soon as possible. It is strongly recommended that all travelers arrive on the designated expedition start date and reserve personal travel for after scheduled activities.

CHOICE partners with CV Travel, a Humanitarian Travel subsidiary of Christopherson Business Travel. They have helped thousands of humanitarian travelers across the globe. For those looking to travel with fellow participants on pre-approved itineraries, please contact our trusted travel agent for this trip, or book your own ticket on one of the attached itinerary suggestions. CV Travel also provides affordable and comprehensive travel insurance as well as special humanitarian rates and provisions, such as extra baggage, etc…

Blair Greene
1(205)-484-2029
blair@cvtravel.com

> Trip Resources

 

> Next Steps

  • Complete and submit your registration for all participants. (ASAP)
  • Pay initial $300 deposit per/person to secure your spot ($50 discount if full fee paid upfront) (ASAP)
  • Upload a copy of your passport
  • Coordinate/book flight - Send us a copy as soon as this is booked.
  • Secure Travel/Evac Insurance - Send in a copy and confirmation. You will find info regarding this on page 9-10 of the Expedition Manual.
  • Join the trip's Facebook group or request an invite!
  • Attend trip orientation! This is usually held 6 - 8 weeks before the start of the expedition. Details to follow.

 


All materials and payments are due May 4, 2020 at the latest. All materials should be sent to expeditions@choicehumanitarian.org.

For any questions, reach out to CHOICE Expeditions Program Specialist, Emily Wright (207) 432-8442. 


About Kenya

Learn all about our work and history in Kenya HERE.

Meet Kenya Staff

 

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