Destinations

Girl Scout Destinations are the ultimate adventure for individual girls ages 11 and older! With different trips every year, there’s something amazing for everyone. Pack your bags full of life-changing experiences and make friends from all over the country as you travel with Girl Scouts from different states. If you’re not a Girl Scout, just contact your local council to join!

STEPS TO GET STARTED:

1. Review all the Destinations. (Use green buttons as filters!)

2. Find out your application deadline and the contact information for the person at your Girl Scout council who receives your application.

3. Fill out your application and send it to your council! They will then review your application, and send it to the Destination sponsors.

Destinations

Peru Highlands 2019

Location Cusco, Peru

Date July 2019 (Exact dates TBD)

Be amazed by the natural and cultural beauty of this region as you participate in cross-cultural exchange, trek over high mountain passes, and visit the famous ruins of Machu Picchu.

3…2…1… Happy New Year from Mexico

Location Cuernavaca, Mexico

Date December 27, 2018 - January 2, 2019

Every day is a Fiesta Day at Nuestra Cabaña! Ring in the New Year with Girl Guides and Scouts from around the World!

Discover South Africa

Location South Africa

Date July 25 - August 7, 2019

No country has a more compelling combination of history, culture, and wildlife than South Africa.

Discover Cambodia

Location Cambodia

Date July 10 - 21, 2018

Discover the cultural and sensory delights of Cambodia as you learn about community development and global citizenship.

The Culture of India

Location Pune, India

Date June 23 - July 8, 2019

Learn about the culture of India through time at Sangam, the WAGGGS World Center, and on an exploratory trip to historical and cultural sites in Delhi and Agra, including the Taj Mahal.

Ohio: The Arts Connection

Location Camp Ledgewood, Peninsula, Ohio

Gain creative inspiration from the outdoors and explore galleries, concerts, museums and theaters around Northeast Ohio.

Konnichiwa Japan

Location Japan

Date July 26 - August 5, 2019

Discover Japan - a timeless place where food, culture, and ancient traditions are fused with modern life.

Wildlife, Geysers & Mountains: A National Park Adventure

Location Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Date July 22, 2018 - July 28, 2018

Hike, canoe, and camp in the undisturbed landscapes of Grand Teton & Yellowstone National Parks!

Journey Down Under: Explore New Zealand and Australia

Location New Zealand

Date July 18 - 29, 2019

Experience the wildlife and culture of Australia and New Zealand.

Celtic Adventure: Scotland & Ireland

Location Scotland

Date July 23, 2019 - August 3, 2019

This Gaelic adventure takes you from Edinburgh Castle and Loch Katrine on to Dublin, where you'll explore the Book of Kells and Grafton Street.

Saddle Up Sycamore

Location Camp Sycamore Hills, Ashland City, Tennessee

Date July 29 - August 7, 2018

Ride, jump and vault as you explore the diversity of equestrian sports. Visit Nashville too!

Sailing Lake Erie: Tall Ship Sail School

Location Cleveland, Ohio

Date July 11 - 25, 2018

Set sail with the crew of the U.S. Brig Niagara, the largest wooden sailing ship in the United States, as you explore the beauty and majesty of Lake Erie.

Camp Fury

Location Tucson, Arizona

Date May 29, 2018 – June 2, 2018

Camp Fury is a high adventure immersion experience in the life of elite women of the fire and police services.

Escape to Iceland

Location Iceland

Date June 11 - 18, 2018

Explore the surreal and awe-inspiring country of Iceland through a variety of daily adventures - all revolving around amazing geological features.

Biking Denmark and Sweden: Cycle the coast and castles of Scandinavia

Location Denmark

Date July 17 - 24, 2018

Cycle along Denmark and Sweden's picturesque coastlines and colorful villages on a Scandinavian bike tour.

Catching Waves in Costa Rica

Location Costa Rica

Date June 30 - July 14, 2018

Surf the tropical waters of Costa Rica while giving back to a local community!

Costa Rica & Panama Service Challenge

Location Costa Rica

Date June - August, 2018 (4 sessions)

Gain compassion for diverse communities and endangered ecosystems while experiencing adventure activities. Earn 35-45 hours of community service.

Scuba & Sea Turtle Adventure

Location Bocas del Toro, Panama

Date June-August 2018 (4 sessions)

Dive into the tropical waters of Panama and help protect the leatherback sea turtle population!

Greece – Sea Kayaking Kefalonia and the Ionian Islands

Location Greece

Date June 20 - 29, 2018

A taste of the Mediterranean: kayaking the Greek isles!

Space Academy

Location Huntsville, Alabama

Date June 17 - 22, 2018

Do you have the desire to journey to the moon or command a space shuttle?

Advanced Space Academy

Location Huntsville, Alabama

Date June 17 - 22, 2018

Explore the opportunities as you jump start your career in engineering, science, or technology.

Swiss Challenge

Location Adelboden, Switzerland

Date June 19 - June 27, 2018

Explore the Swiss Alps and challenge yourself through a variety of outdoor activities, while savoring Swiss culture, learning about leadership and environmental issues, discovering what it means to be a member of WAGGGS.

Rainforest, River, & Reef

Location Costa Rica

Date July - August 2018 (2 sessions)

Explore the tropical landscapes and rich culture of Costa Rica with a deep-jungle trek and family homestays!

Hollywood Dreamin’

Location Hollywood, California

Date July 1 - 7, 2018

Write, Direct, Produce, Edit, and Screen your very own Hollywood Film.

The Great Panda Adventure – China

Location Ya'an China

Date July 2 - July 11, 2018

Working for the future of China’s giant pandas.

Wilderness Adventure Photography

Location Yosemite, California

Date June 24 - 30, 2018

Learn the art of photography while exploring some of the most beautiful spots throughout California.

Horseback Riding Mongolia: An adventure through the land of Genghis Khan

Location Mongolia

Date July 3 - 12, 2018

Ride through Mongolia’s famed Steppe on a multi-day horseback riding trip in the land of Genghis Khan and experience ancient nomadic culture by sleeping in yurts and taking on archery, ending the trip in Ulaanbaatar with the famous Ancient Summer Games.

Channel Islands Adventure Expedition

Location Ventura, Santa Cruz Island

Date July 8 - 14, 2018

A week in the Galapagos of North America

Ashland, Oregon: Art of Theatre

Location Ashland, Oregon

Date June 24 - 30, 2018

Experience a variety of theatrical opportunities while participating in the Ashland Shakespeare Festival.

Germany – Castles in the Sky

Location Munich, Germany

Date July 15 - 24, 2018

Experience the Bavarian charm of Southern Germany and Austria.

North Country Rock-N-Wilderness

Location Duluth, Minnesota

Date July - August, 2018 and 2019 (4 sessions)

To the wilderness and back again: Challenge yourself on this canoeing expedition in the northwoods of Minnesota and Canada!

Native New Mexican Adventure

Location Albuquerque, New Mexico

Date July 20-30, 2018

Experience the rich history and culture of New Mexico's ancient pueblos, centuries-old cities, and world-famous art.

CampHERO

Location Madison, WI

Date July 22 - 27, 2018

Be a HERO for a day…for a week…for a lifetime!

Lake Erie Island Exploration

Location Gibraltar Island, Put-In-Bay, Ohio

Date July 2019 (exact dates TBD)

Explore freshwater ecosystems and experience the majestic beauty of the Great Lakes first hand alongside educators and researchers at Ohio State University’s Stone Laboratory on Gibraltar Island, the oldest fresh water field station in the United States.

San Juan Islands Kayaking

Location San Juan Islands, Washington

Date July 22 - 28, 2018

Come kayak, camp, and explore the wildlife and plants around the San Juan Islands off the coast of Washington state.

Orlando Adventure Quest

Location Orlando, Florida

Date July 29 - August 5, 2018

Come discover adventure in Central Florida!

Majestic Alps: France, Switzerland and Italy

Location Chamonix, France

Date July 26 - August 3, 2018

Trek through three different European countries!

Happy Trails

Location Armuchee, GA

Date July 29 - August 5, 2018 OR July 28 - August 4, 2019

Explore the Chattahoochee National Forest on horseback. Ride two times daily - English or Western - and go on an overnight camp out trail ride!

Equitation Challenge

Location Armuchee, GA

Date July 29 - August 5, 2018 OR July 28 - August 4, 2019

Challenge yourself to soar to new heights in this English-riding/equitation focused Destination!

Sea Turtle Retreat

Location San Jose, Costa Rica

Date December 27, 2018 – January 5, 2019

Celebrate the New Year in Costa Rica helping endangered sea turtle populations!

Mexico: Mountains to the Sea

Location Cuernavaca, Mexico

Date June 16 - July 1, 2018

Explore the heart of Mexico with 9 days at the Our Cabana WAGGGS World Center followed by 4 days in tropical Acapulco.

Get Ready for Galapagos!

Location Ecuador

Date July 3 - July 11, 2018

Journey to the equator and explore the wonders of Ecuador, including the Galapagos Islands.

Mediterranean Adventure: Greece, Italy & Spain

Location Florence, Italy

Date July 17 - 31, 2018

Explore the Mediterranean through the culture, arts, and outdoors of three countries!

Belize – Land and Sea

Location Belize

Date July 22 - July 31, 2018

Explore Belize's waters, jungles, wildlife, and culture on this amazing tropical adventure.