Join former MEDA staff member Marlin Hershey and his wife Barb for a child and youth-friendly tour to Tanzania. Introduce your children or grandchildren to some of the peoples, landscapes, and wildlife of Tanzania. Interact with Tanzanians at a local church and during visits to some NGOs. See incredible African animals on game drives.
See intriguing animals. Enjoy dinner in the Outback and see more stars than you thought possible. Observe an incredible array of sea life as you tour the Great Barrier Reef. Learn about the Australian Aboriginals and visit one of their most sacred and beautiful natural sights—the giant Uluru rock formation. Visit world famous sites in the cities of Melbourne, Cairns, and Sydney. You won’t be disappointed by this action-packed trip of a lifetime! Optional extension to New Zealand available.
Experience the rural and urban beauty all across New Zealand without the tedium of long coach rides and changing hotels each night. Learn about the indigenous Maori people as well as the history of the settlers. Daily excursions suit a variety of activity levels and interests—from nature, history, and wine to animals, architecture, and the local foodie scene. Can be paired with the Australian Adventure tour.
Expect stunning northern scenery, rare wildlife encounters, and a chance to learn about historic adventurers as well as the indigenous peoples who have lived in harmony with this harsh but beautiful Arctic environment for thousands of years and still call it home.