Program Details

Volunteer to improve the health and well-being of indigenous children. Hike and camp in peaks at 14,000 ft. Visit key archaeological sites of the Inca Empire. Whitewater raft through the Andes Mountains. Discover the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu.
Location:
Cusco, Peru
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
High School
Term:
Summer

Program Overview

Program Description:

Discover Cusco, the heart of the ancient Inca Empire, an old civilization shrouded in mystery and tradition. Volunteer on public health projects to combat child malnutrition in Andean communities. On the weekends, explore the Sacred Valley, go whitewater rafting and hike through the Andes Mountains to visit Machu Picchu. Duration: 14 or 21 Days 

Volunteer to improve the health and well-being of indigenous children. Hike and camp among snow-capped peaks at 14,000 ft. Visit key archaeological sites of the Inca Empire. Whitewater raft through the Andes Mountains. Be dazzled by the colors of the indigenous craft markets. Discover the Inca citadel of Machu Picchu.

Program fee includes all in-country expenses including: all educational materials, lodging, 3 meals per day, all in-country transportation, airport pick-up/drop-off, in-country support, secondary travel insurance, all cultural activities, lectures, and weekend excursions, and [re-departure materials and support.

Student/Staff Ratio: 6 to 1 Community Service Hours: 35/50

Cost:
14 Days: $3,499 21 Days: $5,199 Airfare not included. Some scholarships available.

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