High School Program: Rabat, Morocco

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High School Program in Rabat, Morocco

 

About the Location

Rabat, which means “fortified palace” in Arabic, is the capital and third largest city of Morocco. It sits on the Atlantic Ocean and Bou Regreg River, and on the opposite shore of the city of Sale. Rabat is Morocco’s Royal City.

Rabat exudes the richness of Moroccan culture in a calm and refined manner. Its medina is well preserved, and its array of small businesses ranging from coffee shops to leather merchants to vegetable stands is impressive.

The trip focuses on Rabat. The group enjoys Morocco’s famous hospitality, including its great food, and get to know the culture through different activities.

 

Overview

  • In Rabat volunteer in education and light painting and renovation projects – service learning trips that make a real impact on high school students and local communities
  • Learn more about Quranic Schools and Moroccan culture – an educational component during your trip
  • Visit Chefchaouen on the weekend – rest and explore
  • Your lodging will be a combination of a wonderful host family in Rabat and a hotel in Chefchaouen – the perfect accommodation for an immersive experience
  • Your trip can start and end any day of the year – you have total flexibility in planning your trip
  • We include breakfast, lunch and dinner – enjoy delicious, traditional Moroccan cuisine
  • Your group will have its very own UBELONG Group Specialist to guide you through the whole process – world-class training and support
  • You can rest easy knowing that you have 24/7 in-country support from caring, talented professionals – comfort and safety
  • Thousands of volunteers have joined UBELONG, a US-based organization, in making a difference in the world – peace of mind 

 

High school students meeting their host families.

 

Cost

$1200 for 14 days includes:

  • Airport Pickup
  • Orientation Program
  • 13 nights lodging
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner with Host Family (including meals in Chefchaouen)
  • 2 Free-night dinners at local eating establishments
  • Educational aspect with curriculum and local team members
  • Weekend excursion to Chefchaouen
  • Transportation to/from the projects
  • 24/7 support of local UBELONG Team
  • Return trip to the airport

*Please note that UBELONG does not arrange airline travel and airfare is not included in the above per person cost

Alternative weekend trips if the group chooses not to visit Chefchaouen –