Come Discover Classroom Earth!

Special Events

Get started NOW! — Click here to begin your travel experience

2011-12 Program Catalog

Dig Deeper

Return to Home
Donate Now — Support our life-changing educational travel programs.
Safety — Our participants (and their parents) entrust their lives to our care and we take that travel responsibility seriously. We take a preventative approach towards safety.
The GEx Difference — Learn more about the most comprehensive educational travel program available -- Global Explorers!
Responsible Tourism — Global Explorers and its participants practice active and responsible tourism.

Group Login register

Why Travel

If a single trip could change your life, would you take it? Travel inspires. Travel is fun. Travel teaches us. Travel reminds us that we can make a difference. Travel will prepare you for your future and will impress schools and future employers. Travel, in short, will rock your world.

Here are a few of the amazing things you can do on some of our educational adventures:

Amazon Adventure: Peru
Fish for piranha, swim in the Amazon, and build a community garden.

Arctic Exploration: Canada
Travel across the tundra, search for polar bears and learn about Inuit culture.

Baja Journey: Mexico
Kayak the Sea of Cortez, explore the Sonora desert and build a nature trail.

Sustainable Tropics: Costa Rica
Watch for sea turtles by moonlight, zip along the rainforest canopy and study conservation issues.

Leading the Way
Join an extraordinary team of students with and without disabilities on these nationally recognized adventures!

Machu Picchu & the Sacred Highlands: Peru
Hike the famous Inca Trail, explore Machu Picchu and delve into Incan culture.

African Discovery: Tanzania
Take a traditional African Safari and plant trees on the hills of Kilimanjaro.

The Mayan Yucatan: Mexico
Float along mangrove swamps, study the rainforest and explore ancient Mayan ruins.

Ready to embark on the journey of a lifetime?