Camp Tanzania Tanga 1 Month

Camp Tanga is a coastal paradise with lush palm trees and sea breezes. During your month in Tanzania you will make a measurable impact on this welcoming rural community. Work on improving school infrastructure and enjoy interacting with the local children. Get stuck in to building homes for vulnerable families, which will be a hugely rewarding experience. Work on environmental workshops, educating local school children on the importance of recycling. Clean the beaches and take part in our flip-flop recycling initiative. Experience true cultural immersion as you cook with and learn from the inspiring local women. Chill out and soak up the laid back vibes of Tanga Town, relax on the beach, go for a kayak, snorkel around or explore the local beach bars. Volleyball matches at Fish Eagle Point Beach are great fun; take part or just spectate.

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Camp Tanzania Tanga 1 Month

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The impact you will make

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School & Housing Improvement (Tanga)

This traditional fishing community suffers from high levels of unemployment and a lack of funding for local schools, forcing children to walk many miles each day just to get an education. You will help by building or renovating school buildings to create inspirational and stimulating learning resources, as well as building sustainable housing for needy families.

volunteer projects

activities include

  1. Digging classroom foundations
  2. Laying bricks
  3. Plastering, painting and decorating buildings
  4. Making classroom furniture
  5. Helping to build & renovated traditional houses for needy families

 

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Camp Tanga

Camp Tanga is located in the coastal village of Boma Subutuni and is less than 5 metres from the beach, offering you a peaceful, beautiful location to chill out and lap up the warm ocean breeze and breathtaking views of the tropical Indian Ocean. One word. Bliss!

Location: 500 km (7-8 hours drive) from Kilimanjaro Airport

Accommodation: Tents with comfy mattresses & bedding. Modern toilets & sinks, bucket showers

Power: Generator (between 18:00 – 22:00). British 3 pin power sockets

Phone Signal: Intermittent

Meals: Three healthy, well balanced and tasty meals a day e.g. toast, cereal,  and omelette for breakfast; rice, stew/curry with veg for lunch/dinner & fruit

Signature dish: Chapati & Chicken stew. Even learn how to make your own chapatis!

Social: Beach games, Camp fire, gift shops & drink area

 

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Camps crew

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Local camps crew

Gladys

One of the welcoming faces you will see at the airport when you arrive and possibly half way up a mountain, when you think you can’t go any further. Gladys is one of few female guides in Africa, a real character and all round super woman.

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Day to day - Sample itinerary

Day 01

Taribu Tanzania!

You arrive into Kilimanjaro Airport where you will be met by a member of our local team and transferred to your overnight hotel in Moshi (approx. 45mins). You can spend the evening relaxing with your group before we set off for Camp Tanga in the morning.

Day 02

Camp Tanga arrival

Today we head off on the epic road trip to Camp Tanga! This journey takes approx. 7-8 hrs and we highly recommend a good playlist to accompany the scenic journey views. Upon arrival you will be met by our legendary camp staff who will show you around your new beach side home.

Day 03-05

Community projects

You and your group will be given an overview of the work that needs to be done and the projects that you will be getting involved in. We start work in the afternoon and over the next few days you will be helping with a home building/renovation project for vulnerable families and elderly members of the community.

Day 06

School project

You will work in a local school today where you will have the opportunity to teach English and play sports and games with the children.

Day 07

Chill out day

Today is a chance to relax. We will take you to a lovely nearby restaurant for food, drinks and a chance to swim in the pool or ocean. You can also book snorkeling or kayaking.

Day 08-10

Community and marine conservation projects

Back to projects. We will continue with the community housing enterprise but you will also get involved in environmental awareness workshops, including educating locals on recycling initiatives.

Day 11

School projects

Get stuck back into work at the local school.

Day 12

Chill out day in Tanga town

Visit the local market, buy souvenirs or just spend some time chilling out in one of the beach hotels.

Day 13

Cultural day

A day to work alongside local families and immerse yourself in their day to day lives.

Day 14-17

Community & school projects

Back to projects for the week.

Day 18

Chill out day

Hang out at the beach, snorkel, kayak or just relax.

Day 19

Marine conservation

Work on a number of marine conservation initiatives, including a beach clean up and our flip flop recycling workshop.

Day 20-24

Community projects

Get stuck back into projects.

Day 25

Chill out day

And relax… Enjoy your last rest day.

Day 26

School projects

We’ll head back to the school to finish of our work and say goodbye to the children and staff.

Day 27

Goodbye Camp Tanga

You’ll be transferred to a hotel in Moshi town for a night of reminiscing with your fellow volunteers.

Day 28

Departure day

We’ll say our goodbyes and get you to Kilimanjaro Airport.

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What's included

Food
Drinking water
Accommodation
Pre-travel support from dedicated UK team
In-country support from dedicated local team
in-country airport & activity transfers
All project costs & materials
Orientation & language lessons
24-hour emergency support
Camps t-shirt

 

Don’t forget… flights, travel insurance, visas and vaccinations. Please note, you must be over 18 years old at time of departure.

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