19819
Sharpsburg
Explore the World: An Intergenerational Adventure at Heifer Global Village
Taste authentic global cuisines, build a musical instrument and visit the National Zoo as you and your grandchild learn about the world’s cultures at Heifer Global Village.
Rating (4.75)
Program No. 19819RJ
Length
6 days
Starts at
799
Getting There
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At a Glance

Explore the world without crossing an ocean as you and your grandchild immerse yourselves in a kaleidoscope of cultures at a Heifer International Global Village. Inside replicas of traditional homes from around the world, enjoy the games, foods, dress and stories of Kenya, Thailand, Tibet, Mozambique, Guatemala and other countries. Create and play your own drum inspired by authentic African examples, visit the National Zoo to see the wildlife of faraway lands and peruse exotic goods at the International Marketplace. Explore a different continent each day, create your own passport to help you get around the village, and enjoy nature walks, swimming, campfires and more when you’re not busy discovering the far corners of the globe.
Activity Level
Active
Walking up to two miles on uneven surfaces and unpaved trails.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Create and play your own drum inspired by authentic African examples.
  • Visit the National Zoo to see the wildlife of faraway lands.
  • Enjoy nature walks, swimming, campfires and more when you’re not busy discovering the far corners of the globe.

General Notes

Program is for grandchildren ages 10-12.
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Dave Evason
"Nature" Dave Evason is a longtime student of nature and the role that people play in the world around them. He has served for numerous years as a naturalist and licensed spelunker at Shepherd's Spring summer camp programs. When not helping Shepherd's Spring, he follows his interests through involvement with several societies that promote learning and educational discovery in the outdoors.
Dave Evason