Influence Trips connects Adventurers (that’s you!) with Influencers on once-in-a-lifetime international expeditions that focus on exploration, discovery, and service.
Guatemala is Central America’s hidden treasure. See the volcanoes of Lake Atitlán, the quaint colonial city of Antigua, and the ancient Mayan ruins while forging lasting friendships with new local friends who will feel like family.
We are an expert organization in leadership, we love Guatemala and we believe in Guatemalans, working in unity and change and change seeking cultural transformation through the injection of values in all sectors of influence. Our Mission is to unite influencers. We help transform lives through Leadership mechanisms with Values: Service, Influence and Leadership.
GUATEMALA TRIP ITINERARY
Welcome to Guatemala City!
Meet your entire group at the airport, transfer directly to Antigua and get settled into your hotel.
Spend the day serving with Guatemala Prospera. Meet back up with your group for dinner, get recap of the day, and return to the hotel in the evening.
The city has colonial relics in a magnificent setting. Pastel colors cover the streets under the three volcanoes, Agua, Fuego and Acatenango. This place guarantees you an incredible visit full of beauty, mayan culture and historical significance.
Tikal Mayan Ruins
In early morning hours, we will have the opportunity to appreciate the sunrise from the biggest temple of Tikal, temple IV. The most remarkable feature of Tikal is its tall temples. As you take a walk from one structure to another, you’ll be able to appreciate the fauna and the flora.
We will visit the town of Santa Catarina Palopó, characterized by it’s Multi-colored outfits unique culture.
Say goodbye to your new friends and head home.
Boat trip through the most beautiful lake in Guatemala, Lake Atitlán. Known as one of the most beautiful lakes in the world, Lake Atitlán amazes tourist from all around the planet. The landscape is made by the three Volcanoes, Atitlán, Toliman and San Pedro.
South Africa is a country of astounding diversity. From desert skies to lush mountains and sandy beaches, it’s beauty comes in many forms. As one of the continent's best safari destinations, the country is home to lions, leopards, elephants, rhinos and more. Join us for an epic journey of beauty, culture, adventure and friendship.
Shumbashaba is a community organization that focusses on how horses can positively impact people and help to change lives for the better. Shumbashaba’s Horses Helping People programmes reach out and touch the lives of a great many people, the majority of whom come from Diepsloot, a neighboring township on the northern outskirts of Johannesburg, home to some 250,000 people, many of them refugees struggling to rebuild their lives.
Shumbashaba has developed therapeutic programs that offer life skills and counseling using the EAGALA methodology recognized world-wide as being a powerful way of helping people restore a sense of self-worth and purpose, key ingredients necessary to improve lives and help people reach their full potential.
SOUTH AFRICA TRIP ITINERARY
Welcome to Johannesburg!
Spend the day serving with Shumbashaba. Take a tour of Diepsloot and learn about the challenges faced by families in the community. Head back to the hotel with your group for a lovely dinner and get a recap of the day.
Spend the morning with our friends at Shumbashaba and then head out to catch a plane to go on a 2-day Safari.
With luck we will see Rhinos, Giraffes, Buffalo, Leopards and maybe even Elephants & Lions. In the evening we will return to the park for dinner. On our way to the site, we will have the chance to see a few of the animals that were too shy to come out during the day.
After a sunrise Safari, we will jump on another plane and head to Cape Town where we will take a cable car up to a beautiful mountain hike on stunning Table Mountain.
We'll spend the day touring the beautiful Cape Town coastline. We'll be visiting a local Penguin Colony, eat the local cuisine and hang out with some seals in the afternoon.
We'll venture further south today to the tip of Cape Peninsula to visit the scenic Cape of Good Hope. Once we've given our eyeballs a break from the scenic majesty we'll catch a flight back to Johannesburg.
Say goodbye to your new friends and head home.
Let Zambia change your life as you work side-by-side with local educators, get up close and personal with African wildlife, and let stunning grandeur of Victoria Falls blow your mind.
I Am Zambia focuses on providing a no-cost supplemental entrepreneurship education to girls in Lusaka and surrounding ares. With more than a decade of on-the-ground humanitarian experience and the support of a highly qualified local staff, I Am Zambia is piloting a lean, holistic, outcome-based educational model that prepares girls to find success in the global marketplace.
ZAMBIA TRIP ITINERARY
Welcome to Lusaka!
Meet your entire group at the airport, get settled in your hotel, and get introduced to your I Am Zambia guides.
Spend the day serving with I Am Zambia. Meet back up with your group for dinner, get a recap of the day, and return to the hotel in the evening.
On day 3 you'll attend a local church (optional) and visit with some of the I Am Zambia students and their families. Prepare for an intimate and special experience.
Today is the day! Amazing opportunities for daredevils and the cautious observers alike. Details to come on Bungee jumping, walking tours, and pool times.
Gather a packed breakfast and take off for an all day safari adventure! Lunch, snacks, and beverages provided.
Return back to your boring lives.
It's been real. It's been fun. Hopefully it's been real fun! Head to the airport and fly home.
Say goodbye to those from I Am Zambia. Depart for Livingstone.