Activities

SCHEDULE AND ACTIVITIES

Each intern is expected to work Monday through Friday from 9AM to 5PM for a minimum commitment of 6 weeks. Each morning intern will meet with staff to discuss how projects are progressing, ask questions, talk about up-coming events, and activities.

Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner will be hosted at Agua Campus, at 8AM, 1PM, and 7PM.

After 5pm, a variety of optional activities will be offered both on and off campus (Listed Below).

Internship Hours: Monday – Friday (9AM to 5PM)
Minimum Time Commitment: 3 Weeks, 6 Weeks recommended.

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
7am Free day Free day
8am Breakfast Breakfast Breakfast Breakfast Breakfast
9am Morning meeting Morning meeting Morning meeting Morning meeting Morning meeting
10am
11am
12 noon
1pm Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
2pm
3pm
4pm
5pm
6pm (Optional Activities) (Optional Activities) (Optional Activities) (Optional Activities) (Optional Activities)
7pm Dinner Dinner Dinner Dinner Dinner
8pm
9pm

ACCOMMODATION PACKAGES.

Agua Inc Interns are required to purchase an accommodation package pre-arrival; these also include meals at Agua Campus daily (Monday – Friday) and your choice of an accommodation option. There is a variety of options available including on campus and off campus accommodation (exclusively discounted for Agua Students and Staff). Availability for each location is based on a first come basis.

Agua Inc Base Camp: $500 per week, shared room (2 people per room, each with an ensuite bathroom). Stay in Karen at the Agua Inc Base Camp. Includes M-F Meals at Agua Inc Base Camp, high speed internet and room cleaning services.

Bush House and Camp: $445 per week for a single room. For more information about the hotel click here

Strand Hotel: $490 per week, in a single room. Includes hotel breakfast and M-F meals at Agua Inc Base Camp. For more information about the hotel: click here

Karen Little Paradise : $493 per week, in a single room. Includes hotel breakfast and M-F meals at Agua Inc Base Camp. For more information about the hotel click here

Private rooms: If you’re interested in a private room, please email lianna.sio@aguainc.com for information on pricing.

Deposit: Spaces are very limited. To reserve your place, we require a $500, non-refundable pre-payment. The remaining balance must be paid no later than one month prior to arrival.

OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES

Agua inc has negotiated discounted rates for Agua Inc interns, staff and students. Sign up online in advance to guarantee your spot, sign-up is also available in country, but availability is not guaranteed.

Musical Instrument Classes: Two one hour classes each week. $25 per day. at Yaya Center (Monday and Wednesday, 6pm – 7pm)

Swahili Language classes: $8 per week(Two one hour classes) at Agua Campus (Tuesday and Thursday, 6pm – 7pm)

French and Spanish classes: $8 per week (Two one hour classes) at Agua Campus (Monday and Wednesday, 5pm – 6pm)

Smart Gym Fitness Membership: Includes fitness classes and full access to gym. $35 per month.

Weekend Trips to National Park: Day trips including transport and lunch $25. Entry park fee for foreigners $10.

Kenya Tours and Safaris: Agua Inc interns will have access to discounted tours and safaris. A detailed list shall be available online.