Awareness Trips to Tanzania

Get ready for the trip of a lifetime!

On your trip to Tanzania, you will be welcomed by the local staff who will be your hosts for the week. You will visit the homes and communities of sponsored friends and learn about their joys and challenges while experiencing the beauty of the Tanzanian people.


This covers food, lodging and most in-country transportation.
Airfare is not included.

Sample Itinerary

A detailed schedule will be sent one to two weeks prior to departure.

Days 1-2
Depart your home airport and travel to Dar es Salaam,Tanzania. Some travelers will arrive the next day while others will arrive two days later.
Day 3
Arrive in Dar es Salaam and be welcomed by local Unbound staff who will take you to your lodging nearby. Travelers coming from the Uganda awareness trip will fly from Entebbe to Dar es Salaam today.
Day 4
Spend a day of fun with your sponsored friend and some of their family.
Days 5-6
Once a small fishing village, today Dar es Salaam is the most important commercial port in the country. Meet other sponsored children, elders and their families as they share their culture, hopes and dreams. You will be invited into the homes and lives of our sponsored friends as they share about the Unbound program.
Day 7
Depart for home early to late in the evening on Friday or on Saturday.

What we provide:

  • In-country ground transportation
  • Lodging and meals/bottled water
  • Interpreters
  • The opportunity to meet your sponsored friend
  • Transportation costs for your sponsored friend, chaperone and local staff
  • Planned group activities
  • Memories that will last a lifetime

Tell me more

To learn about lodging, health considerations and costs, click on the "Download trip information" button. When you're ready to register, click on the dates you’d like to travel and download the forms to get started.
Space is limited! We recommend applying as soon as possible. Registration will close one month prior to departure.


Visit two countries with Unbound! Immediately prior to the Tanzania trip, Unbound is hosting an awareness trip to Uganda from April 26- May 3, 2020. Dates include international travel. For only $600 more, you can also experience Uganda. Click here to view the details about the 2020 Uganda trip.


  • May 2-9, 2020 Registration Open

    Download the adult registration forms.

    If you are traveling with a minor (age 6-17), download the registration forms for minors.

Sponsor a child for $36 a month


Learn more about our trips:
Frequently asked questions

Pay your child sponsorship amount online

Earn a free trip

Learn about the
Global Points program

Send your sponsored child a photo or eLetter

Contact us

Trip Coordinator

[email protected]