BALI

EDUCATION & SUSTAINABILITY ADVENTURE

Immerse yourself in the indigenous culture of the “Island of the Gods,” teach children at local Balinese schools and discover unexpected treasures on this stunning Pacific island.

Highlights

FOR THE BALI: EDUCATION & SUSTAINABILITY ADVENTURE™ PROGRAM

  • Teach children at local Balinese schools
  • Learn to scuba dive in turquoise waters
  • Explore the island’s spiritual culture through temple visits and activities
  • Have dinner at the Royal Palace with the Prince of Ubud
  • Surf with locals in Southern Bali, a world class surf destination
  • Go on a whiteriver rafting adventure (21-Day Flagship Program Only)

BALI

EDUCATION & SUSTAINABILITY ADVENTURE

Program Overview

On this program you will journey to the Pacific island of Bali. Located in Indonesia, during your time on the island you’ll positively influence local youth and explore the many wonders of the “Island of the Gods.” The Balinese people are what make this region truly beautiful. Charming and generous, local residents warmly welcome you to to their communities and invite you to learn about the unique culture of Indonesia’s most diverse island. Volunteer at a local school teaching English and bonding with the community. In the afternoons and evenings, you might hike to a waterfall, hop on a spider boat to catch the sunset, or gather around a bonfire on the beach. An epic scuba experience also awaits you and your newfound friends.

BALI

EDUCATION & SUSTAINABILITY ADVENTURE

Community Service

Speaking English unlocks advancement opportunities for Balinese youth. Go off the beaten path in this tourist hot spot, interacting with many of the villages and impoverished communities that are overlooked by most visitors. Bali’s education system is one area that needs real attention, and you can make a difference during your time here. Volunteer at an English camp and create unforgettable bonds with your students. Design creative lesson plans and share crucial language lessons that can unlock new opportunities for young people on the island. Through community service, you’ll get to know the locals while getting a rare peek into the daily life of the Balinese.

Immersive Learning

Surrounded by beautiful beaches, lush green terraced rice paddies and intricate temples, opportunities for discovery are plentiful on the island. You’ll be interacting daily with a culture that celebrates sustainable, communal living. Get to know what living on the island is really like. Learn about environmental issues during your scuba excursion and discuss problems facing modern-day rice farmers. You’ll even get to enjoy a traditional dinner and conversation with the Prince of Ubud at the Royal Palace! Try your hand at the gamelan drum and legong dance and participate in ancient ceremonies to truly absorb the island’s spiritual culture. For students on the 21-Day Flagship Program, visit the Coral Triangle Center for a presentation on preserving marine biodiversity, and to try their environmental escape room.

Adventure

True adventure in Bali is tied to living harmoniously with the natural world. As you discover more of the island, you’ll see firsthand why it’s such a beloved destination for global travelers. Surf the Southern Bali coastline, one of the world’s top surfing destinations. Explore nearby island temples that make Bali world-famous, and learn to scuba dive and explore a coral reef in the stunning Pacific. For students on the 21-Day Flagship Program, you’ll also enjoy an exciting whiteriver rafting excursion through Bali’s lush vegetation.

Lodging

Your Home Base in Bali on the 21-Day Flagship Program will be in two locations – Ubud and Amed. These incredible destinations have all the comforts of home, but also a distinct essence that draws people from all over the world. Students share comfortable, gender-segregated rooms with roommates, and have access to bathrooms with toilets and cold-water showers. Food will be healthy and will vary as you travel around the island.

BALI

EDUCATION & SUSTAINABILITY ADVENTURE

Dates & Tuition

Everything you need to know before you apply.

21-Day Flagship Program
Ages 14-18
2023 Dates
JUL 05 – JUL 25, 2023
Duration: 21 days
Tuition: $5,499
COVID Surcharge: $30
Student/Staff Ratio: 6 to 1
Community Service Hours: 36
Language Hours: N/A
For Ages: 14-18
Lodging: Enclosed Compound
14-Day Program
Ages 14-18
2023 Dates
JUN 18 – JUL 01, 2023
JUL 05 – JUL 18, 2023
JUL 29 – AUG 11, 2023
Duration: 14 days
Tuition: $3,999
COVID Surcharge: $30
Student/Staff Ratio: 6 to 1
Community Service Hours: 24
Language Hours: N/A
For Ages: 14-18
Lodging: Enclosed Compound
COVID SURCHARGE
FOR 21 & 14 DAY PROGRAMS
Surcharge Amount
$30 USD
Surcharge includes:

Final Antigen COVID-19 test to return home

Tuition Includes All In-Country Expenses

  • Airport pick-up/drop-off
  • In-country transportation
  • Lodging
  • 3 meals per day
  • Professional full-time staff and experts
  • 24/7 parent support hotline during the program
  • Secondary medical and evacuation insurance
  • Cultural activities, lectures and excursions
  • Pre-departure materials and support
  • Educational materials

To save your spot, an application fee and $600 deposit are required.

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CARING SUPERVISION &
EXPERT LOCAL KNOWLEDGE
SAFE
TRANSPORTATION
HEALTHY MEALS
& PURE WATER
24/7 SUPPORT &
EMERGENCY RESPONSE

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BALI

EDUCATION & SUSTAINABILITY ADVENTURE

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