LOCATIONS

Acuña, México

  • Group Trips: México model | Groups of 15-20 | Three Room Home
    • 2019 Cost | $6,900
    • 2020 Cost | $7,463
  • 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, an hour and a half west of San Antonio. The area is mostly flat with several large canyons, small springs, creeks, and Lake Amistad.
  • Additional Costs: meals, transportation, lodging, and insurance
    • Meals: groups organize their own meals or pay $25/person/day ($27/person/day in 2020) for the meal plan
    • Transportation: groups arrange their own transportation (15-passenger vans recommended)
    • Lodging: $20/person/week | in a Mexican church | bedding not included
    • Insurance: Travel insurance is required and costs ~$10/person
  • Team Casas (Individual) Trips
    •  2019 Cost | $675 all-inclusive (airfare not included)
    • 2020 Cost | $757 all-inclusive (airfare not included)

Juárez, México

  • Group Trips: México model | Groups of 15-20 | Three Room Home
    • 2019 Cost | $6,900
    • 2020 Cost | $7,482
  • Time Frame: 3-4 days (Any time of year)
  • Climate: Desert with hot, dry summers and mild winters.
  • 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: groups organize their own meals or pay $25/person/day ($27/person/day in 2020) for the meal plan (15 person minimum)
    • Transportation: groups arrange their own transportation (15-passenger vans recommended)
    • Lodging: $20/person/week | in a Mexican church | bedding not included
    • Insurance: Travel insurance is required and costs ~$10/person
  • Team Casas (Individual) Trips
    • 2019 Cost | $675 all-inclusive (airfare not included)
    • 2020 Cost | $759 all-inclusive (airfare not included)

San Raymundo, Guatemala

  • Group Trips: Guatemala model | Groups of 15-25
    • 2019 Cost | $8,500
    • 2020 Cost | $9,037
  • 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 half drive north of Guatemala City.
  • Additional Costs: meals, transportation, lodging, insurance, lunch in Antigua, and airfare.
    • Meals, transportation, and lodging: $175 per person in 2019 or $212 per person in 2020
      • 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
    • 2019 Cost | $800 all-inclusive (airfare not included)
    • 2020 Cost | $855 all-inclusive (airfare not included)

Santiago, Dominican Republic

  • Group Trips: Dominican Republic model | Groups of 15-25
    • 2019 Cost | $8,800
    • 2020 Cost | $9,021
  • 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: $175 per person in 2019 or $212 per person in 2020
      • 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
    • 2019 Cost | $800 all-inclusive (airfare not included)
    • 2020 Cost | $854 all-inclusive (airfare not included)
 

Chinandega, Nicaragua

  • Group Trips: Nicaragua model | Groups of 15-25
    • 2020 Cost | $9,178
  • Time Frame: 7 days (any time of year)
  • Climate: Dry, tropical with temperatures averaging in the 80-90s. The rainy season extends from May to October.
  • Geography: Chinandega is located in the northwestern Pacific region of Nicaragua, just under 3 hours north of Managua.
  • Additional Costs: meals, transportation, lodging, insurance, lunch, and airfare.
    • Meals, Transportation, Lodging: $228 per person in 2020
      • 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
  • Team Casas (Individual) Trips:
    • 2020 Cost | $855 all inclusive (airfare not included)
 

Acuña, México

Juárez, México

San Raymundo, Guatemala

Santiago, Dominican Republic