Adventure Travel in North America

108 Adventure Travel Abroad Programs in North America

Volunteering Worldwide with Frontier

Indulge in a Mexican adventure offered by Frontier. Participants can discover a new culture and assist at a local community school, while enjoying fun activities such as Surfing, Scuba Diving, and Rafting. Program packages include a professional tour guide, accommodations, and meals.

Adventure Never Grows Old with Broadreach

If you're looking to experience the world, climb aboard. Since 1993, Broadreach has taken over 12,000 students on adventures abroad for middle school, high school and college students. Prepare for hands-on experience, trying new things, making lifelong friends and having amazing adventures while earning a pile of certifications as proof of your achievements. The world awaits!

Projects Abroad

Visit Mexico through Projects Abroad international travel adventure program and learn about this unique country through cultural immersions, language courses, and volunteer projects. This two-week trip includes meals, housing, and in-country staff support.

Ecology and Evolution of Reef Fishes

This summer BIOS is offering a unique course focused on coral reef ecology, and provides exceptional opportunities for university students to gain hands-on experience with modern research methods. Bermuda’s coral reefs provide the spectacular underwater classroom where SCUBA-certified students can experiment and study to become the next generation of coral reef scientists and stewards. As ...

Adventures with Global Vision International

Embark on an intercultural adventure by volunteering with GVI. This Tulum, Mexico based program lasts for ten weeks. Participants can develop a deeper understanding a marine life and enjoy diving activities at the same time. The program is available throughout the year, is open to participants of any nationality, and accepts couples interested in joining together.

Farmstay in Canada

Latitude International Education gives opportunity to explorers and students to live in a farm and experience rural life in Canada. This is a unique learning-vacation experience on a family farm in the countryside of Canada. The farmstay vacation program offers individuals to work in a farm in British Columbia, Ontario, or Quebec in exchange for a place to stay. Minimum farmstay placement i...

International Programs

As the world culture capital, New York City has a lot to offer. First class arts, theaters, film, dance, shopping, Central Park, Radio City Music Hall and Times Square are just a few of the attractions waiting for you to explore. The Rennert Winter Adventures? program will be in the heart of New York City in Midtown East, just steps away from the including Grand Central Station, the United N...

Work and Travel Canada

Our Work & Travel Canada program gives U.S. college students or recent graduates a chance to experience the beauty of our northern neighbor while earning money throughout the year. Start with an arrival orientation in Vancouver or Toronto and continue with job support throughout your program. If you already have a job in mind we can also help you organize your 12-month working holiday visa! ...

Earthwatch Institute

Make the world a better place through Earthwatch Institute international adventure travel programs in North America. Stay in the United States, Canada, or Mexico for a two-week meaningful trip. Adventurers can help monitor whales and dolphins, spot songbirds, and take an expedition to the mammoth graveyard. This program is open to enthusiastic participants from all over the world.

Languages Abroad

San Diego, a city renowned for its natural beauty, diverse culture and incredible weather makes it the perfect place to learn English! Despite being the 8th largest city in the United States San Diego has been listed as the 9th safest city. The geography of San Diego is a mix of mesas separated by canyons and hills. While the mesas have been developed the canyons there are also lots of natural ...

Foundations Middle School Alaska

Journey into the unspoiled wilderness of Alaska on this program designed specifically for middle school students. To acquaint yourself with native Alaskan culture, begin your travels in Anchorage with an afternoon of traditional storytelling. Then travel north to the Denali Education Center and explore the subarctic tundra with experienced rangers. Enjoy home-cooked meals on the banks of the Ne...

Experiment in International Living

The North American Experiment in International Living offers a variety of enthralling programs for high school students. Participants choose to explore the deep blue waters of Baja in La Paz, get acquainted with the desert cultures in Navajo Nation of New Mexico, or soak up a unique culinary venture in Mexico City and Oaxaca. Programs are offered in the summer time.

Volunteers For Peace, Inc. - International Voluntary Service

Participate in meaningful volunteer work in regions of North America with Volunteers For Peace global organization. Offering a large number of voluntary service options to American philanthropists, VFP provides a rewarding travel learning experience in Canada and the United States. This program offers month-long accommodations which include homestay and meals.


CrossContinental is helping international adventurers explore the stunning landscapes of North America through its Adventure Travel program. Gain a cultural learning and living experience while helping the local communities of Mexico. This adventure travel program includes accommodations, volunteer programs, and a 24/7 hotline for in-country support.

LISTO for High School Students

Listo is a unique program whereby high school students can earn credit in language, art or sustainability in an immersion setting in and around the beautiful ancient city of Oaxaca. Students will receive Spanish language instruction through the Rassias method from Dartmouth and acquire leadership skills while they study sustainability and the art of their choice.