Peru Voluntour & Machu Picchu Experience 15D/14N
Volunteer in the historically rich city of Cuzco nestled deep in the Andes mountains and get a feel for the local way of life surrounded by ancient Inca ruins. Work with children, teenagers and young adults to help them develop and strengthen skills during daily activities such as art, sports, music, science, reading, homework, learning English, theatre and games.
Participate in an invaluable cultural exchange and take away unexpected insights and lessons learned. Then end your trip with an unparalleled trek through the Andes mountains to reach the breathtaking Machu Picchu archaeological site.
Inca Trail Trek Description: A spectacularly rich experience in the Andean Mountains awaits you! Immerse yourself in the Inca culture as you hike 50 kilometers through the heart of the beautiful Andes. This 4-day trek is the only one to take you along the original stone staircases of the Inca Trail, arriving early at Machu Picchu.
Lares Trek Description: A great alternative to the Inca Trail Trek is the Lares Trek. This high altitude trek will please hikers interested in interacting with the local Inca villages in the Andes and seeing their way of life in the countryside.
Volunteer Project Description: Work with children, teenagers and young adults helping them to develop and strengthen skills during daily activities such as art, sports, music, science, reading, homework, learning English, theatre and games.
Your presence with the children will help them learn about other cultures and see that everyone has different skills. You will participate in the activities based on your skill sets and experience. Everyone has something to contribute and the most important qualities required are patience, understanding, and flexibility to work in a new atmosphere with an open mind.
You will be working from 9:30am - 5:00pm approx. depending on the school’s need for volunteers and the activities you will be doing with the children.