Our Mission is to inspire individuals to become global citizens by taking an active interest in the world around them. We hope to achieve this goal by providing unforgettable programs filled with challenging and enriching adventures. Walking Tree stands for a more open, curious and compassionate approach to travel. We facilitate meaningful cross-cultural interactions that lead participants to recognize the similarities between people instead of focusing on the differences. Rather than a typical tour, our programs are designed for a proactive, select group of travelers who seek an authentic international experience and the opportunity to affect positive change in the global community.
Open Enrollment programs are for any student aged 14-18 so if you’re in high school and anxious to expand your horizons in a dynamic overseas setting, these programs are for you! Read more here!
Are you looking to facilitate a profound international experience for your students where you can take what you’ve practiced in the classroom and apply it to real-world situations? Read more here!
We recognize that sending your child abroad is a big decision and that the privilege of traveling with young people comes with great responsibility. Read more here.
Why Travel? International travel is arguably the best ways to learn more about yourself and the world around you. Ninety-six percent of the world’s population lives outside the United States and with every passing day the world becomes smaller and more interconnected. Now, more than ever, it is necessary to be knowledgeable about other cultures and comfortable among people from different backgrounds.
Teenagers who travel internationally are more likely to:
What are you waiting for? There is no time like the present! The earlier you start planning your Spring or Summer adventure, the more time you have to plan, fundraise and encourage friends to join you.