Volunteer Program in Peru

Description

Volunteer Program Our Volunteer Program in Cusco provides the unique opportunity to live and work in Peru. Volunteers experience first-hand the rich cultural diversity of Peru while learning (or improving) their Spanish. Volunteers contribute to Peruvian society and thus bridge the gap between foreign visitors and native people of Cusco.

Volunteer work in Peru is popular option among travelers, students and other people interesting in this experience in Peru. As a volunteer in Peru, you can combine your volunteer work with Spanish classes in Cusco to get the most out of your interaction with the Peruvian people.

Most volunteers live together in our volunteer house or residence in the city center of Cusco. A volunteer coordinator prepares you for your volunteer work in a personal interview and a workshop about working in a cross-cultural environment with other volunteers. All volunteers are invited to participate in cultural activities such as salsa dance classes or Peruvian workshop cooking.

We offer placements at approximately 20 projects in Cusco interested in working with volunteers that need a helping hand, such as a local clinic, hospitals, sports clubs, Kindergarten, after-school projects, projects for street children.

Itinerary

You will be working between 3 and 6 hours daily.

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Volunteer Program in Peru
Volunteer Program in Peru
Volunteer Program in Peru

Practical Information

Length: varies
Price Contact us

Included
All Volunteers receive:
  • Free airport pickup in Cusco
  • Accommodation in a Peruvian Homestay or in the student residence or volunteer house downtown Cusco; includes 2 meals per day
  • Personal meeting with the volunteer coordinator, and accompanied visit to your volunteer project on your first day
  • Student discount card accepted by many hotspots in Cusco
  • Free Cusco City walking tour
  • Complementary welcome dinner
  • Complementary lectures on the culture, society and history of Peru and excursions of interest in the Cusco area
  • Free Wifi at your accommodation in Cusco
  • Free cultural activities: Salsa class, cooking class, music class, Latin American film nights
  • Discounts on tours in Cusco: hiking, rafting, biking, visits to sites of interest such as ruins or museums
  • Volunteer certificate
  • Farewell gathering.
Not Included
  • Dinner


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