Life-enhancing expeditions for schools

Camps International are global leaders in ethical and sustainable travel, offering fully-supported life-enhancing school expeditions across Africa, Asia and Latin America

At Camps, we understand that academic success is just one element of education. That’s why we offer experiences that go beyond the classroom, giving you the opportunity to develop key life skills, cultural understanding and a global perspective for an increasingly international 21st century. We ensure students are fully supported throughout their travels with outstanding staff to student ratios. Our staffing includes our own team, employed and based locally at every Camp location, experienced and qualified expedition leaders to support every expedition group and teachers.

We offer a variety of expedition types, each offering a real and authentic cultural experience with a specialist focus:

Service Expeditions: Immersive service-learning trips giving students the opportunity to learn about global issues and make a positive impact through community, wildlife and environmental projects.

Real World Studies: Field study programmes aligned to core subject areas and linked to global curriculums including UK, IB, US and Australia.

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Borneo Impact Expedition: 2 Weeks

Spend time exploring one of the world’s most stunning natural gardens - Borneo. A unique ecosystem of vibrant jungle and unexplored tropical wilderness, teeming with exotic wildlife. Work side by side with the local community on projects that help transform lives.

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Sleep in a hammock under the rainforest canopy
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See sun bears and orangutans up close
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Explore the beautiful city of Kota Kinabalu
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Borneo Real World Studies Expedition

This ten day trip is jam-packed full of adventure, project work and educational content. Using the Real World Studies Pathway, you will be developing your practical skills through projects and will also be exploring the theory and impact behind each project. You will also have the opportunity to experience life in the jungle with a 3 night stay in our jungle camp.

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Put your knowledge of the UN Sustainable Development Goals into practice
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Work alongside the local community on vital projects
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Get involved in vital forest regeneration work
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Borneo Scuba Expedition

Experience the magic of scuba diving, learn about orangutan conservation and work hand in hand with Bornean communities on projects that help improve lives.

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Complete your PADI Open Water Scuba Course
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Get stuck into vital community project work
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Visit the famous Sepilok Orangutan Sanctuary

Borneo Trek Expedition

Experience true off-grid living, trekking through the heart of the Bornean jungle and helping to protect orangutan habitats. You’ll discover a totally different way of life, living as part of a rural community and working together to create sustainable change.

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Trek through the heart of the Bornean rainforest
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Get stuck into vital community project work
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Visit the famous Sepilok Orangutan Sanctuary
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Cambodia Impact Expedition: 2 Weeks

Explore the hidden wonders that Cambodia has to offer. Wander through the ancient temples of Angkor Wat, work side by side with the local community and enjoy traditional Cambodian entertainment at the Apsara dance show.

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Work alongside the local community on vital projects
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Learn about the history of the Angkor Wat temples
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Get to experience traditional food and dance
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Cambodia Impact Expedition: 4 Weeks

Cambodia is a true gem of South East Asia, with the friendliest of people, lush green jungle and mystical temples – it’s a truly fascinating country to explore.

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Explore the wonders of the Angkor Wat temples
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Work on vital projects to support the local community
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Enjoy a night at the Phare Circus
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Cambodia Real World Studies Expedition

This ten day trip is jam-packed full of cultural activities, project work and educational content. Not only will you be developing your practical skills, but you’ll also be delving into the theory behind each project and the positive impact that it has on the local community – using what you have learnt through Real World Studies. You will also have the opportunity to explore traditional Cambodian culture in two of the country’s largest cities.

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Put your knowledge of the UN Sustainable Development Goals into practice
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Work alongside the local community on vital projects
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Learn about the history of S21 and the Killing Fields
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Cambodia Scuba Expedition

This expedition is packed full of culture and adventure. Play an active part in important community development work and experience Cambodian culture in its two largest cities, before learning to scuba dive surrounded by tropical marine life.

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Learn to scuba dive on your PADI Open Water Dive Course
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Learn about Cambodia’s turbulent history and rich culture
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Work on projects to help improve the lives of local people
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Cambodia Trek Expedition

Cambodia is a true gem of South East Asia, with its welcoming culture, lush green jungle and mystical temples - it’s truly a fascinating country to explore. Your trek through the vibrant Cambodian jungle will be an adventure you’ll never forget.

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Trek through the beautiful Cambodian jungle
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Work alongside the local community on vital projects
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Learn about Cambodia’s tragic recent history and rich culture
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Costa Rica Impact Expedition: 2 Weeks

Get a taste of true off-grid living on this exciting expedition. Experience life in rural Costa Rica, where you’ll have the chance to spot some truly incredible wildlife and make a real difference on some important environmental and community projects.

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Zip-line in the Cloud Forest
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Keep your eyes peeled for a variety of animals
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Spend time getting to know the local community
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Costa Rica Scuba Expedition

The beautiful and biodiverse remote rainforest of Costa Rica will become your home on this exciting expedition. Work alongside conservationists to protect the natural environment and discover an array of colourful marine life as you learn to scuba dive.

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Learn to scuba dive in warm tropical waters
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Experience life in the remote rainforest
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Spot amazing wildlife on a guided night walk
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Costa Rica Spanish Immersion Expedition

This 2 week expedition will allow you to truly experience the Costa Rican way of life. Practice and improve your Spanish through interactions with the local people, make an impact through environmental conservation work and spot some of Costa Rica’s most famous wildlife.

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Put your knowledge of the UN Sustainable Development Goals into practice
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Work alongside the local community on vital projects
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Help fight climate change working on vital reforestation projects
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Ecuador Galapagos Expedition

Nature-lovers will be in their element in beautiful Ecuador. Discover the breathtaking Galapagos Islands, get up close and personal with some incredible wildlife and learn about how to protect our important natural environment.

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Swim and snorkel off the Galapagos Islands
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Exploring Quito, Ecuador’s buzzing capital city
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Work alongside the local community on vital projects
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Ecuador Scuba Expedition

Journey through the diverse landscapes of this equatorial country, from windswept highlands to vibrant coastal towns. Live and work alongside local people and master the fundamentals of scuba diving in the Pacific Ocean.

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Undertake your PADI Open Water Dive Qualification
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Spend time living and working alongside the local community
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Explore Quito, Ecuador’s buzzing capital city
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Ecuador Spanish Immersion Expedition

This 2 week expedition will allow you to explore the different terrains of Ecuador. Practice and improve your Spanish through interactions with the local people, make an impact through environmental conservation and community projects and explore the heart of the Amazon jungle.

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Put your knowledge of the UN Sustainable Development Goals into practice
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Work alongside the local community on vital projects
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Help fight climate change working on vital reforestation projects
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Ecuador Trek Expedition

Ecuador’s jaw-dropping terrain sets the scene for some incredible adventures. Discover the unique local culture living alongside rural communities and embark on the challenge of a lifetime as you trek the volcanic peaks of the Andean mountains.

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Undertake a 5 day trek around 3 peaks
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Get stuck into vital community project work
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Explore ancient Inca ruins during the trek
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Kenya and Tanzania Kilimanjaro Trek Expedition

Combine adventure with meaningful travel and take on the ultimate bucket-list challenge of climbing Africa’s highest peak, Mount Kilimanjaro. Make no mistake – this expedition is a tough challenge, but the rewards are truly life-changing.

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Take on a 7 day trek up Mount Kilimanjaro
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Work on vital community projects to benefit the local community
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Keep an eye out for the Big 5 whilst on safari
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Kenya Impact Expedition: 2 Weeks

This action-packed and meaningful African adventure will take you from the savannahs of Tsavo, teeming with Kenya’s top wildlife, to the white-sand beaches of Diani.

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Keep an eye out for the Big 5 on safari
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Snorkel in the clear blue waters of the Indian Ocean
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Work alongside the local community on vital projects
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Kenya Impact Expedition: 4 Weeks

Embark on an adventure with real impact on one of East Africa’s most amazing destinations. Live and work alongside local people and get involved in a range of sustainable projects, from community development to environmental conservation.

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Keep an eye out for the Big 5 whilst on safari
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Jump along with the world famous Maasai tribe
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Get stuck in to project work to benefit the local community
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Kenya Real World Studies Expedition

This 10 day expedition will take you to the heart of rural Kenya where you’ll work closely with the local community, learn traditional skills and make a measurable impact through vital project work. Put the knowledge you’ve learnt through our Real World Studies Pathways into practice by getting stuck into real and impactful projects. Jump alongside the world famous Maasai tribe and have a chance to spot the Big 5 when you head out on safari.  

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Put your knowledge of the UN Sustainable Development Goals into practice
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Work alongside the local community on vital projects
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Get up close to some of Africa’s best loved animals
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Kenya Scuba Expedition

This action-packed and meaningful African adventure will take you from the savannahs of Tsavo, teeming with Kenya’s top wildlife, to the white-sand beaches of Diani where you’ll learn to explore the underwater world.

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Undertake your PADI Open Water Dive Course
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Keep an eye out for the Big 5 whilst on safari
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Spend time working on projects to benefit the local community
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Kenya Trek Expedition

From open savannahs and vibrant deserts to rural villages with the friendliest of people – this expedition will immerse you in all that Kenya has to offer and leave you with memories that last a lifetime.

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Summit Mount Kenya – Africa’s second highest mountain
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Work on vital community projects to benefit the local community
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Keep an eye out for the Big 5 whilst on safari
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Peru Impact Expedition

Immerse yourself in the rich and vibrant culture of Peru, as you play an important role in projects that are designed to provide sustainable long-term support to the poorest of communities. Explore the sights around two of Peru's most famous cities, Cusco and Arequipa, and discover rural regions away from the tourist trail.

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Trek into the hills and marvel at the stunning landscapes
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Work with communities on vital project work
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Explore the fascinating cities of Cusco and Arequipa
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Peru Spanish Immersion Expedition

This 2 week expedition will allow you to explore Peru’s unique and vibrant culture. Practice and improve your Spanish through interactions with the local people, make an impact through community housing and sanitation projects and learn more about Peru’s iconic cities.

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Put your knowledge of the UN Sustainable Development Goals into practice
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Work alongside the local community on vital projects
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Learn about local life and traditions whilst in camp
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Peru Trek Expedition

Peru’s unique and vibrant culture is unlike anything you’ve experienced before. Immerse yourself in rural village life, learning about how to tackle local challenges, before taking on the ultimate bucket-list challenge – trekking to the ancient Inca ruins of Machu Picchu.

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Take on the Salkantay Trek up to Machu Picchu
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Work with communities on vital project work
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Learn about local life and traditions whilst in camp
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Tanzania Impact Expedition: 4 Weeks

Visit the stunning Marangu waterfalls, experience the magic of safari and learn about Tanzanian culture and traditions on this immersive expedition. You’ll be working closely with local people to improve infrastructure of rural villages and make a positive impact to the surrounding environment.

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Explore the Marangu Waterfalls in the foothills of Mount Kilimanjaro
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Keep an eye out for the Big 5 whilst on safari
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Work alongside the local community on vital projects
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Tanzania Scuba Expedition

Explore the hidden gems beyond the tourist trail and contribute to vital project work on this immersive expedition in rural Tanzania. The crystal-clear waters are the perfect place to take the plunge and learn to scuba dive amongst tropical marine life.

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Undertake your PADI Open Water Dive Course
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Keep an eye out for the Big 5 whilst on safari
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Work on vital projects to benefit the local community
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Tanzania Trek Expedition

Explore the hidden gems beyond the tourist trail and contribute to vital project work on this immersive expedition in rural Tanzania. The trek up Mount Meru is the perfect opportunity to challenge yourself whilst getting to witness some spectacular views.

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Summit Mount Meru – Tanzania’s second highest mountain
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Keep an eye out for the Big 5 whilst on safari
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Work on vital projects to benefit the local community
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Uganda Trek Expedition

From vast mountain ranges to incredible waterfalls, Uganda really is the ‘Pearl of Africa’. You’ll have the privilege of working to protect endangered White Rhinos before trekking to the summit of the mighty Mount Elgon.

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Take on a 5 day trek to the summit of Mount Elgon
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Help with conservation projects to help protect White Rhinos
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Work on vital projects to benefit the local community