Guinée

WONGAI! ANTA! ALLONS-Y! LET'S GO!

We are waiting for you to join us in the beautiful sunshine on the coast of Guinea! Whether this is your first time or your tenth , we want to help make your next trip the best one yet!

2023 TRIP INFORMATION

Join us in Guinea in January 2023! We will be spending most of our time in suburbs of the Conakry and all stay together in a compound at which all drum and dance classes take place. Day trips are currently planned on weekends to Dubreka, the islands of Soro and Kassa, and the Madina market! All meals are prepared fresh daily by Fode's family in our compound and we everything family style all together at the same time and table.  (We are able to accommodate vegetarian and vegan meal plans!) Drum and dance classes will take place every day with artists from Ballet Gbassikolo in the morning and afternoon. You will also have the opportunity to perform with Fode's group in the Kaloum Djembe Festival on January 6, 2023!

COST:

$650/week - 1 Week

$600/week - 2 to 3 Weeks

$550/week - 4+ Weeks

The cost includes all classes, meals, lodging, group excursions, and travel to and from the airport. Students are responsible for airfare to and from Conakry, entry visa ($80), and vaccinations. Guinea currently requires yellow fever and Covid vaccinations. 

SCHEDULE

Mon - Friday Daily Schedule: 

8:00 AM - Breakfast

9:00 - 10:30 - Drum Class 

11:00 - 12:30 - Dance Class

12:30 - Lunch 

2:00 - 3:30 - Drum Class 

3:30 - 5:00 - Dance Class 

7:00 PM - Dinner 

Saturday - Sunday: 

Day trips, private lessons, shopping, chill time! 

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Le 224

Learn more about Guinea, its history, and what to expect on your trip.

Press

Download the 2023 flyer here to share with your friends and on social media! 

What to bring?

Check out our sample packing list to get an idea of some of the items you will need on your trip!

Consulting

Worried about traveling? Specific medical or dietary needs? Please don't hesitate to reach out. We are happy to work with you to make sure you feel at home!

KALOUM DJEMBE FESTIVAL

The festival "Kaloum Djembe " has taken place in Conakry every year since 2015 and is a brilliant and  showcase of some of the many Guinean ballets and percussion groups, particularly groups created in the Kaloum area. Students who travel to Guinea with us are invited and encouraged to perform with us!  Drum and dance ensembles from around the world are also encouraged to reach out for performance opportunities!