Ideal for students aged 16–18, this trip offers a wonderful introduction to the many faces of India.
After the core 10 days, students have the opportunity to follow up to two Personal Development Modules of 5 days each.
These modules are designed to be challenging, to develop leadership skills, and to highlight personal strengths. This will help to assist students with university applications, study skills, and employment prospects.
An exhilarating journey in Southern India
Bangalore is one of India’s most progressive and developed cities. Students can experience what it is like to live in a developing and emerging market and gain an insight into India’s challenging commercial and societal context. There will be plenty of opportunities to interact, discover personal strengths and development areas, through undertaking new activities in a challenging environment.
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Help your students learn more about themselves.
- DAY *1-3*
Our local team will meet you at the airport and welcome you to Bangalore. You will travel by private transfer to your accommodation. During the next few days you will have a chance to experience and familiarise yourself with the culture and delights of Bangalore.
- DAY *4-5*
Spend time interacting with local students at a high performing school. Experience the local culture and challenges that the communities face. Volunteer in an orphanage or participate in other local community work.
- DAY *6-9*
Travel to Mysore, visiting Sultan Tipu’s Summer Palace en-route. In Mysore, explore the heritage and palaces; take a day trip to Dubare’s elephant camp and Bandipur National Park and Tiger Reserve.
- DAY *10*
Travel to the hill station to undertake your Personal Development Modules. Your group can select one or two of the following 5-day modules:
• Teaching Assignment in a rural school
• Business Insight into the modern, challenging India
• Volunteering Assignment in a local community
These modules enable students to challenge themselves and gain a deeper insight into India, themselves and the people around them.