LOCATIONS

Acuña, México

  • Group Trips: México model | Groups of 15-20 | Three Room Home
    • 2022 Cost | $8,885
    • 2023 Cost | $9,863
  • Time Frame: 3-4 days (any time of year)
  • Climate: Hot, humid summers and mild winters
  • Geography: Ciudad Acuña, México is located just south of the Rio Grande, which separates it from Del Rio, Texas, two and a half hours west of San Antonio. The area is mostly flat with several large canyons, small springs, creeks, and the large Lake Amistad.
  • Additional Costs: meals, transportation, lodging, and insurance
    • Meals: $29/person/day in 2022 or $30/person/day in 2023 (15-person minimum) or organize your own meals
    • Transportation: groups arrange their own transportation (15-passenger vans recommended)
    • Lodging: $25/person/week in 2022 or $30/person/week in 2023 | in a Mexican church | bedding not included
    • Insurance: ~$10/person
  • Team Casas (Individual) Trips
    • 2022 Cost | $883 all-inclusive (airfare not included)
    • 2023 Cost | $975 all-inclusive (airfare not included)

Juárez, México

  • Group Trips: México model | Groups of 15-20 | Three Room Home
    • 2022 Cost | $8,585
    • 2023 Cost | $9,850
  • Time Frame: 3-4 days (Any time of year)
  • Climate: Desert with extreme temperatures. Summers are hot and winters are cold and dry.
  • Geography: Ciudad Juárez, México is located in the high Chihuahua Desert just south of the Rio Grande, which separates it from El Paso, Texas. The river wraps around the beautiful Franklin Mountains. Typical elevation is 4,000 feet.
  • Additional Costs: meals, transportation, lodging, and insurance
    • Meals: $29/person/day in 2022 or $30/person/day in 2023 (15 person minimum) or organize your own meals
    • Transportation: groups arrange their own transportation (15-passenger vans recommended)
    • Lodging: $25/week in 2022 or $30/week in 2023 | in a Mexican church | bedding not included
    • Insurance: ~$10/person
  • Team Casas (Individual) Trips
    • 2022 Cost | $861 all-inclusive (airfare not included)
    • 2023 Cost | $975 all-inclusive (airfare not included)

San Raymundo, Guatemala

  • Group Trips: Guatemala model | Groups of 15-25
    • 2022 Cost | $9,980
    • 2023 Cost | $10,971
  • Time Frame: 6-7 days (any time of year except August & September)
  • Climate: Warm and temperate with temperatures year-round between 60 and 80 degrees. Rainy season: May – October.
  • Geography: The small village of San Raymundo lies in a fertile mountainous region an hour and a half drive north of Guatemala City.
  • Additional Costs: meals, transportation, lodging, insurance, lunch in Antigua, and airfare.
    • Meals, transportation, and lodging: $227 per person (2022) / $264 per person (2023)
      • Meals: three meals/day provided by local cooks (15 person minimum)
      • Transportation: converted school buses with local drivers
      • Lodging: dormitory-style | towels, sheets, pillows, and mattresses included
    • Insurance: $10-15/person.
    • Lunch in Antigua: $10-$20/person at a local restaurant
  • Team Casas (Individual) Trips
    • 2022 Cost | $1,105 all-inclusive (airfare not included)
    • 2023 Cost | $1,150, all-inclusive (airfare not included)

Santiago, Dominican Republic

  • Group Trips: Dominican Republic model | Groups of 15-25
    • 2022 Cost | $10,852
    • 2023 Cost | $10,852
  • Time Frame: 7 days (any time of year)
  • Climate: Tropical with temperatures in the 80’s and 90’s.
  • Geography: Santiago lies in the fertile hilly terrain of the central Cibao Valley between two mountain ranges in the Dominican Republic. The Dominican Republic shares the Caribbean island of Hispaniola with Haiti.
  • Additional Costs: meals, transportation, lodging, insurance, lunch at the beach, and airfare.
    • Meals, Transportation, Lodging: $240 per person (2022) / $264 per person (2023)
      • Meals: three meals/day provided by local cooks (15 person minimum)
      • Transportation: buses with local drivers
      • Lodging: dormitory-style | towels, sheets, pillows, and mattresses provided
    • Insurance: $10-$15/person
    • Lunch at the Beach: $10-$20/person at a local restaurant
  • Team Casas (Individual) Trips
    • 2022 Cost | $1,113, all-inclusive (airfare not included)
    • 2023 Cost | $1,113, all-inclusive (airfare not included)
 

Chinandega, Nicaragua

** US airline companies have not yet resumed regular flights to Nicaragua. Until they do, you will need to book flights with Avianca Airlines. See the Nicaragua Flight Info & Travel Requirements document for more information.

  • Group Trips: Nicaragua model | Groups of 15-25 | $11,350
  • Time Frame: 7 days (any time of year)
  • Climate: Tropical with temperatures in the 80’s and 90’s. Rainy season is June through September.
  • Geography: Chinandega is a town in the northwestern region of Nicaragua in the Pacific coastal lowlands. It sits along the Pan-American highway near the border with Honduras.
  • Additional Costs: meals, transportation, lodging, insurance, excursions, and airfare.
    • Meals, Transportation, Lodging: $TBD
      • Meals: three meals/day provided by local cooks (15 person minimum)
      • Transportation: buses with local drivers
      • Lodging: dormitory-style | towels, sheets, pillows, and mattresses provided
    • Insurance: ~$15/person
    • Excursion Options: $10-$40/person
  • Team Casas (Individual) Trips
    • $TBD all-inclusive (airfare not included)

Acuña, México

Juárez, México

San Raymundo, Guatemala

Santiago, Dominican Republic