Alumni & Friends 2017 Encounters

Where: Pick from one of five trips!
When: Mar. 3 2:00 PM - Oct. 1 2:00 PM, 2017
Introducing Encounters!

Young Life Alumni & Friends and Young Life Expeditions present Encounters — A few spectacular Expeditions planned each year to give folks with a Young Life connection, past or present, the opportunity to go, see and engage with Young Life at a bucket list destination. Join us!

2017 Encounters

Holy Land: March 3-11    Follow in the footsteps of Jesus in the Holy Land. This once-in-a-lifetime tour will include fascinating, Young Life-style teaching, and an insider’s look at historical and biblical sites. You’ll get a beautiful glimpse into Young Life Israel and Palestine, and be transformed by your time with Young Life leaders, kids and staff.
USEst-petersburg-.jpgSt. Petersburg: May 5-13  Tour the magnificent city of St. Petersburg, Russia, and witness the incredible 20-year ministry of Young Life Russia. Our staff will guide your experience at the Hermitage, the White Palace, the Mikhailovsky Ballet and other historic sites. And you'll see firsthand how our joyful leaders pour themselves into kids through discipleship, community and adventure! 
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Machu Picchu: June 17-26
  Experience the beauty and vibrant history of the Peruvian culture in this eight-day adventure to one of the leading tourist destinations of the world: Machu Picchu and the Sacred Valley of the Inca. You’ll engage with Peruvian Young Life kids and their leaders, help with camp and make new friends to last for eternity. >>Learn more

Tanzania: July 8-22  Partner in community outreach with Tanzanian staff and leaders in a remote Maasai village, where Young Life has a lively and growing ministry. In addition, you'll have the option to join a Safari Trip to the Ngorongoro Crater and Serengeti or Climb Mt. Kilimanjaro, to the top of Africa at 19,430 feet. >>Learn more

nuremberg.jpgReformation Tour: Sept. 20-Oct. 1  Join Young Life on this fabulous tour marking the 500th anniversary of
the Reformation, which Martin Luther launched on Oct. 31, 1517, by nailing his 95 Theses to the Wittenberg door. The Young Life staff in Germany will offer a unique perspective on this historic experience. >>Learn more​

Please note: Deposits on Encounters are non-refundable. Once final payments are made, trip costs are non-refundable as well. The only exception would be if Young Life cancels the trip. We highly recommend purchasing pre-trip cancellation coverage within 21 days of deposit. Any pre-trip cancellation coverage must be purchased separately and can be done so here. Young Life provides complimentary travel protection through Travelex during your trip, request more info on this when booking your trip.​
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