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Snapshot Tour

Snapshot Tour

Not only is everything well organized, culturally sound, and effective, being on the tour proves that people truly can help one another in reaching a more fulfilling existence.”
—John Ackerman

Cooperative for Education’s Guatemala Snapshot Tour offers a five-day glimpse into the beautiful scenery of Guatemala and the indigenous culture of the Mayan people. You will meet the children who benefit from Cooperative for Education projects and witness the gratitude of their families and communities.

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General Information

Tour Dates

July 24-29, 2018 and February 19-24, 2019

Cost per Person


US $1,275 plus airfare for family of three+
US $1,375 plus airfare for double occupancy
US $1,475 plus airfare for single occupancy

NOTE: Trip expenses may be tax deductible. Refer to IRS Publication 526 (PDF).

  • The application deadline is June 15 (for July) and January 15 (for February).
  • A non-refundable deposit of US $350 per person is required at the time of application.
  • Apply online now or contact us at or (513) 661-7000


Sample Itinerary

Note: This itinerary shows real experiences and approximate travel times, but is not the exact itinerary for this year's tours.


Arrive in Guatemala city (GUA) on morning/early afternoon flight.

8:00 am Orientation & breakfast
10:00 am Visit to a Culture of Reading Program (CORP) school
1:00 pm Lunch
2:30 pm Computer Centers Program demonstration
5:00 pm Depart for hotel
7:00 pm Group dinner at hotel

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7:30 am Breakfast at hotel
8:30 am Depart for CORP school demonstration
9:30 am CORP school demonstration & celebration
1:00 pm Depart for lunch
1:30 pm Lunch
2:30 pm Free time
6:00 pm Social hour
7:00 pm Group dinner

7:30 am Breakfast at Hotel
cultural experiences 8:30 am Depart for CORP school visit
10:15 am CORP school visit & classroom activities
12:30 pm Depart for lunch
1:15 pm Lunch
2:15 pm Depart for Textbook Program school visit & celebration
2:30 pm Textbook Program school visit & celebration
4:30 pm Depart for hotel
6:00 pm Social hour
7:00 pm Group dinner

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8:00 am Breakfast at hotel
9:00 am Rise Program student career panel and cultural activities
12:00 pm Lunch & free time
1:30 pm Optional tourist activity or free time
6:00 pm Final dinner & reception at hotel

Depart Guatemala City on scheduled flights.

Questions? Check out our Tour FAQ.

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