Explore our nation's capital with our council on this spring trip. We
will be participating in an event hosted by all the embassies in
Washington D.C. where we will learn about traditions, music, and food
from around the world. Think of it is a giant World Thinking Day event
hosted by the countries themselves! We will also be viewing the
National Monuments by night, the Spy Museum, and many more museums and
sites. This will be a fun-filled weekend, highlighting the best of
This trip is for Juniors and older. Participants will receive a custom council travel fun patch.
To learn more about this trip, please join us for our virtual information session: https://www.gswpa.org/en/sf-events-repository/2023/washington-dc-trip-information-session-09-19-23.html
This trip includes lunch on the first day, breakfast on the second day, transportation, hotel, all planned activities, and a fun patch to take home. Participants will be responsible for all other meals, snacks, souvenirs, or any additional activities they might want to do during free time.
The bus will be departing will be making two pick up and drop off stops. One in Cranberry and one in Somerset.
All Girl Scouts must come in ratio. This means with a parent/guardian or within ratio as a troop. No exceptions.
Upon selecting your spot, you must choose which type of hotel room youd like. Triple and Quad rooms may require two people to share a queen or king sized bed. Please keep in mind that Safety Activity Checkpoints must be adhered to. This means that if adults are to share a room with Girl Scouts, there must be two unrelated adults in each shared room. Either this, or adults must sleep in separate rooms than the Girl Scouts. Prices are per person and each person must register.
A $100 non-refundable deposit is required at the time of registering to reserve your spot.
Payment schedule is as follows:
February 4 - 50% due of total cost (deposit included)
March 5 - 75% due of total cost (deposit included)
April 4 - Full amount due
Refund policy as follows:
-Up to 90 days prior to the trip, 75% percent of total trip cost is refundable sans deposit.
-Up to 60 days prior to the trip, 50% percent of total trip cost is refundable sans deposit.
-Up to 30 days prior to the trip, 25% percent of total trip cost is refundable sans deposit.
-Less than 29 days prior to the trip, no portion of the trip is refundable.
Washington D.C. Experience
Saturday, May 4 Sunday May 5, 2024
8:00 a.m. 9:00 p.m. (next day)
This event will be hosted in Washington D.C. with pick-ups in Cranberry and Somerset.
Deadline to register: February 5
Please see your event confirmation email for additional details. Any updates or additional information will be emailed a month before the event.