2019 Destinations: Where are you going?
Join Quo for a service & culture-rich adventure in Vietnam & Cambodia. From ancient temples to modern cities. From remnants of war to a peaceful society. Join students at a floating school and participate in hands-on service projects with locals. Pure inspiration to fuel a life-long passion for travel and service!
The best, most exciting and highest-impact Costa Rica program available anywhere! Embrace adventure, language immersion, science and a deep dive into all that is Pura Vida. Experience tropical rain forests, wildlife, zip-lines, surfing, waterfall rappelling, whitewater rafting, horseback riding & beautiful beaches!
Ecuador is the perfect destination! You’ll discover some of the world’s best science, language, culture and service learning experiences in this one country. Students love that it’s packed from top to bottom with unforgettable adventure. The incomparable volcanic highlands offer ancient & colorful cultures mixed with stunning colonial history, art & architecture. Jaw-dropping geothermal hot springs turn up the fun. The awesome power of active volcanoes fascinates every adventurer. The misty Cloud Forest boasts breathtaking biological & ecological diversity, and our expert biologist & naturalist guides take you to the heart of it all. The Amazon lowlands promise astonishing wildlife encounters, hands-on experiences with indigenous cultures, and a rainforest experience teeming with life, color, discovery and adventure!
Exclusively for 5th-9th grade students, this incredible adventure packs 12 days of adventure, culture and learning into the most popular North American program of all time! From the base of Niagara Falls to the top of CN Tower in Toronto, from Space Camp to a historic settlers’ encampment, we make the most of every moment.
Quo’s exceptionally active expedition to Iceland is nothing short of jaw-dropping. Rich in science, culture & adventure, it’s so much fun you’ll hardly notice all you’re learning! Rugged beauty, geologic wonders & indigenous wildlife. Explore black sand beaches, geysers, and geothermal lagoons. Meet warm locals & discover icy glaciers!
Considering a life in the theatre? Join Quo for front & back of house workshops, meetings with production company pros and hands-on workshops with working West End professionals. The BRIT School, National Theatre, Royal Shakespeare, Oxford University and 5 live performances. And, experience England’s most iconic attractions!
An adventure in Peru is on everyone’s bucket list, and this itinerary goes way beyond just seeing Machu Picchu. Quo packs in all the adventure, culture, creativity, natural wonder, service and language-learning opportunities, so you can get the very most from your experience! This program will leave every traveler feeling deeply connected with the ancient, mystical and historical Peru as well the vibrant and modern nation emerging today. From the misty heights of the Sacred Valley to the bustling streets of Lima and Cuzco, you will fall in love with the people and places of Peru!
Quo’s CUSTOM Itineraries – 2019
Experience the magnificence of the Great Barrier Reef before it’s gone forever. Quo blends science, culture, history, adventure and a practically exhausting amount of fun into one amazing program. Spectacular Sydney, wondrous wildlife and unforgettable FullOn! Cultural Immersion with Aboriginals and dinner with Australian families. Community Day with Aussie students, hands-on learning with marine biologists and, of course, the Great Barrier Reef!
AUSTRALIA, NEW ZEALAND and FIJI
Go down under and get up close and personal with unique wildlife, indigenous cultures and big-time outdoor thrills. Embrace koalas, kiwis & kangaroos. Meet local students, perform community service and have an unforgettable home stay. Repelling, the mountain luge and visit Hobbiton!
CHINA – THE MIDDLE KINGDOM
Have an eye on your education, career & the global future? Join Quo for a 13-day adventure into the heart of China. Compare 3,000 years of Chinese history with today’s rapidly-changing country. Meet Chinese students and forge friendships during a homestay. Gain a personal understanding of China now for a lifetime of advantages!
ECUADOR and the GALAPAGOS ISLANDS
Have the spirit of an explorer? This equatorial expedition starts with volcanic highlands, hot springs & the “Throat of Fire.” Next up: the Amazon Rainforest, teeming with life, adventure & indigenous culture. Then, the Galapagos Islands, featuring world-class science, wildlife, wonder and hands-on learning. You won’t want to come home!
ITALY AND GREECE
This phenomenal 15-day custom Quo adventure takes you to Venice, Florence, Assisi, Rome, Naples, Olympia and Athens! You’ll explore the engaging culture, fascinating history and timeless beauty of two of the greatest civilizations in human history.
PERU, ECUADOR and the GALAPAGOS
Join this epic journey from the Highlands & Volcanoes of Ecuador, through the Cloud Forest & Amazon Jungle, to the Galapagos Islands, then Machu Picchu & Lake Titicaca. A truly extraordinary adventure – you’ll encounter incredible cultural immersion, hands-on service with locals, intensive scientific learning, incomparable wildlife experiences & bucket list-worthy attractions!
Can you imagine being on a genuine wildlife safari? What do you know about the legacy of Nelson Mandela and Apartheid? Curious about the unique cultural diversity of the “Rainbow Nation?” How cool would it be to get to know your South African peers? And did we mention the wildlife? This is Africa at its very finest.
WIZARDS, WITCHES & WANDS!
Wands at the ready! Are you a fan of the Harry Potter books and movies? Love adventure? Ready to explore the best of England and the UK? Join Quo to explore the myths, legends and history of England and Scotland, with a special emphasis on the locations used in filming the Harry Potter series!
Lace up your hiking boots and get ready to trek through the Pacific Northwest! Experience iconic Seattle structures, see maritime science in action, walk through the history of native tribal culture, and immerse yourself in this diverse cultural melting pot! How about an overnight STEM camp at Mt. St. Helens? Hands-on agriculture, history, and geology mingle with fly fishing, butter churning, kayaking, hiking and more adventures. Don’t miss out!