Begin this incredible trip with a week in Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, where you will learn about its history and culture while working on several service projects. Then travel to the Mount Kenya National Park to backpack through a unique biodiversity that characterizes the slopes of the park’s mountains. While there, attempt to climb Point Lenana (16,355 feet). Wrap up this experience with a multi-day wildlife safari in the Masai Mara game preserve that sits in the shadows of Mt. Kilimanjaro.
Destination: Nairobi, The Mara and Mt. Kenya
Activities: Backpacking, service, sight-seeing
Day 1: Travel to Nairobi, Kenya.
Days 2-7: Participate in a service project in and around Nairobi.
Days 8-17: Trek Mount Kenya.
Days 18-21: Safari to Masai Mara.
Day 22: Travel to the United States.
“I lead a very hectic life back at school and hope to let my Beloved be a more focal point of my life by creating space to just be with God during my days, and to not lead such a noisy, chaotic life that I lose sight of what God truly values in each of us.”