Terratribes Sample Programs

TRIP FACTS

Best seasons: May to Oct
Best group size: 10 to 30
Ages: 14-18
Highlights: Outdoor adventure, culture awareness, environment care

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Hiking, Navigation, Food Preparation and Cooking, Culture awareness, Leave No Trace Methods & Ethics, Self care

INTERPERSONAL SKILLS

Character, Communication, Leadership, Positive Risk Taking, Empathy, Independence, Problem Solving, Resilience, Responsibility, Self-Awareness, Self Confidence, Team Living

XINJIANG CULTURE AND DESERT TRIP

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Xinjiang

XinjiangSituated in Northwest China, Xinjiang is an extremely vast and fascinating region covering about a sixth of China\'s land mass. It is a predominantly Muslim region, providing students with a totally unique cultural experience rarely seen in China. Xinjiang\'s fascinating cultural history, varied landscape and unique features makes it one of the best locations for cultural awareness and outdoor education programs.

 

D1 Course start, welcome and introductions, course overview
Culture awareness (Uyghur community visit)
Hotel

D2 Backpacking training expeditions (Hiking, navigation, camping, safety management)
Camping

D3 Backpacking training expeditions (Hiking, navigation, camping, safety management)
Hotel

D4 Local community service
Hotel

D5 Culture awareness (Karez Well, Turpan museum)
Hotel

D6 Culture awareness (Grassland and Hazak minority)
Camp/Hut options

D7 Course end. Departure home