Eco-Service Excursion to Cameroon, Africa
With Pandit Rajmani Tigunait, June 22 – July 3, 2015
Join Pandit Rajmani Tigunait on an Eco-Service Excursion to Cameroon and put your yoga into action. Volunteer while exploring the vibrant cultures of Cameroon. This trip is a unique blend of service, cultural immersion, self-study, and adventure. Small group travel: 30 seats remaining; register today.
Yoga in Action with Pandit Rajmani Tigunait
Pandijt Rajmani Tigunait will share key insights on social development and how we can use this Eco-Service experience as a catalyst in our own journey of self-transformation. Pandit Tigunait is Spiritual Head of the Himalayan Institute, a prolific author, and the motive force behind the Himalayan Institute’s Humanitarian Projects.
Itinerary: June 22 – July 3, 2015
|Day 1||Arrive in Cameroon and overnight in Douala. Special Mediterranean Dinner.|
|Day 2||Depart Douala for Bamenda. Overnight in Bamenda, the capital of the Northwest Region of Cameroon.|
|Day 3||Depart Bamenda for Kumbo. Arrive at Himalayan Institute Cameroon for lunch, tour, and project presentation followed by chai.|
|Day 4||Morning: Learn about the Nso Kingdom and make a special visit to the regional King. Enjoy a dance performance at the Nso palace. Afternoon: Volunteer projects in the afternoon at the Himalayan Institute Cameroon.|
|Day 5||Morning: A scenic nature hike through Shisong Village to beautiful waterfalls. Afternoon: A special, locally hosted Farm-to-Table picnic in the countryside.|
|Day 6||Morning: Visit to local, open-air market for shopping. Afternoon: volunteer projects at Himalayan Institute Cameroon.|
|Day 7||Morning: Dress up and take part in a milestone event for Himalayan Institute Cameroon celebrating the expansion of our Total Health Program. Afternoon: Explore the economic history of the region with a special coffee farm tour, roasting, and sampling the locally grown and fresh-roasted coffee.|
|Day 8||Volunteer project completion and school outreach program. Hundreds of children will gather as your hard work is unveiled.|
|Day 9||Morning: Volunteer alongside our Total Health Mobile Clinic and Community Health Class. Afternoon: Free afternoon followed by a special traditional music and dance party.|
|Day 10||Depart Kumbo for Limbe town. Dinner and overnight at Seme Beach resort on the Gulf of Guinea coast in the lush Southwest Region of Cameroon.|
|Day 11||Morning: We’ll spend the morning volunteering at a wildlife rehabilitation center and have a special lunch in Limbe town. Afternoon: Enjoy the black sand beach, swimming and relaxing with a backdrop of West Africa’s highest peak, Mr. Cameroon.|
|Day 12||Morning: Free time for swimming, hiking, beach, and preparing for departure. Afternoon: Travel to Douala and shop at its world-famous craft market. Dinner, followed by departure for airport and international flights.|
Dates, itinerary, and schedule are subject to change.
Small Group Travel: Only 30 Seats Remaining
Register as an Individual
- Register online here>>
- Register by mail
- Download our Tour Participant Agreement here. Print, read, complete and sign.
- Mail a $850 deposit or full payment along with your signed Tour Participant Agreement to Himalayan Institute, Attn: Excursions, 952 Bethany Turnpike, Honesdale, PA 18431. A receipt will be sent to you upon registration acknowledging your payment.
For more information: Call 800-822-4547 (press 6), or 570-253-5551 (press 6), Email: Excursions@HimalayanInstitute.org
Excursion Dates (subject to change)
June 22 – July 3, 2015
Rates (Land Only)
- $2,800 = Regular Registration Rate (Closes February 15, 2015)
- $3,100 = Late Registration Rate (Between February 16, 2015 – March 31, 2015) Late registration is on a space available basis.
Your payment and signed Tour Participant Agreement will secure space during the regular registration period. See Tour Participant Agreement for details and terms and conditions.