Adventure Travel in Galapagos Islands

26 Adventure Travel Abroad Programs in Galapagos Islands

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Start your adventure with intensive Spanish lessons before heading to our animal sanctuary for a volunteer opportunity you'll never forget. For your second project you'll spend 3 weeks at our coastal lodge completing vital conservation work. Your weekends will be spent exploring the vast natural beauty of this stunning country. The famous South American nightlife, surfing, white water raftin...

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Spanish immersion, community service and educational travel through Peru, Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands', incredible cultural and environmental diversity. Combine immersive Spanish language study, hands-on service learning projects and amazing educational adventure travel. Gain insight into the lives of indigenous Andean and Amazon communities; be astounded by Machu Picchu, the spectacular...

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CrossContinental offers affordable intern abroad, volunteer abroad, culture/language immersion programs in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Gain hands-on experience, improve your resume, enhance cultural understanding, and build global network. Stay with a host family for culture and language immersion. Affordable program fees start from only USD180 (accommodation & meals included). These vo...

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With more than 400 projects worldwide and with 25 years experience of providing ethical travel placements, Frontier can find you the perfect adventure whatever you want to achieve. We offer placements in more than 50 countries including Costa Rica, Madagascar, Fiji and loads more. Here are just some of the options available: Marine Conservation and Diving Travel to beach paradises, scuba...

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Work as a Social Media Intern in the Galapagos. Help monitor and actively market IOI Galapagos donation and fundraising functions, and continue to build their presence on flickr, Google+, twitter, and Facebook. You will also take charge of blogging and website updates. IOI Galapagos encourages long-term volunteering to maximize benefits for both the locals and the volunteers. They encourage...

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Seamester offers unique educational voyages where students learn some of the most important lessons beyond academics: teamwork, hard work, and personal responsibility. For more than 40 years, we have consistently delivered outstanding educational experiences for students. We design our programs to provide engaging learning experiences with real outcomes in ways that are impossible to replicate ...

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Projects Abroad Ecuador is based on the Galapagos Islands, one of the world’s most incredible island chains. Spending some time here on a volunteer project will let you experience both the unique nature and the welcoming people of the islands. Our volunteer opportunities in Ecuador are available for anyone interested in volunteering in the developing world, including those on a gap year, career...

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Ecuador, the most biodiverse country in the world, harbors an incredible array of landscapes within a remarkably small area. This program will provide a hands on exploration of the unique biodiversity found in the tropical Andes and the Galápagos Islands! SERVICE PROJECTS Earn 10-15 community service hours Wildlife Care & Conservation: Work on environmental and wildlife preservation ...

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Immerse yourself this summer on this language program in Ecuador for high school students. Practice your Spanish each day as you work hand in hand with Ecuadorian friends in a small mountain village. Undertake meaningful community service initiatives ranging from volunteer construction projects to running a summer camp for local children to helping farmers harvest crops. During your last week i...

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The Galapagos Giant Tortoise is an iconic animal, native to the region. It often grows to over 6 feet long and can weigh up to 800 pounds, and therefore stands as one of the biggest tortoises and reptiles on the planet. This project has been instrumental in the conservation of these ancient animals that were very close to extinction. At one time a quarter million of these giants roamed the...

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Experience the richness of the unique ecology and wildlife in Ecuador and the Galápagos. During this high school summer abroad program in Ecuador, explore the country’s various geographical areas: the Andes Mountains, the upper Amazon basin, and the Galápagos archipelago. In each location, learn about the richness of Ecuador’s ecology and wildlife and the importance of preserving it. Investi...

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Work to preserve the native and endemic forests on the beautiful island of San Cristobal. There are numerous elements to the project that you'll be involved in and most of the work is on reforestation, research and community based projects. This is the only project in the Galapagos Islands that combines environmental, community and social initiatives to improve the sustainability of the islands...

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Experience the natural and cultural richness of Ecuador and the Galapagos with your arrival in Quito, the first city to be declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Straddle the Northern and Southern hemispheres at the same time, marvel at the beauty of the highest active volcano in the world at 19,350', and be one of the privileged travelers to visit the Galapagos Islands where we explore the ...