Adventure Travel in South America

183 Adventure Travel Abroad Programs in South America

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Soak up the Latin American culture and learn the Spanish language. Our Spanish Immersion Gap Year is specifically designed for a full language experience, all while making a real impact. Each country promises to astound you with it's ecological diversity, off-the-beaten-path destinations, rugged coastlines, bustling markets, and delicious food! For two decades, CCS volunteers have traveled a...

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Known for its aboriginal cultures, carefully-maintained colonial cities, and untouched beauty, South America offers a perfect environment for experiential learning. The South American Experiment in International Living teaches high school students about the staples of South American culture.

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For 62 years, Putney Student Travel has offered high school and middle school students the opportunity and insight to shape their world through travel, unique cultural engagement, friendship, and fun. Our summer programs include community service, language immersion, adventure travel, pre-college enrichment, and global awareness. We believe that an essential component of every young person’s ed...

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Travel to South America this year through the Globe Aware adventure travel program. For two weeks, international participants can explore Inca Civilization or experience an "off-the beaten path" adventure in rural ares. The program includes Native Culture Studies, Hiking, and Environmental Studies.

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Volunteering abroad in Peru will immerse you in a land of beauty, culture, and adventure. Projects are available for anyone interested in volunteering in the developing world; whether you are on a gap year, doing a medical elective, or on medical career break. To live in Peru is to participate in a lifestyle that is unlike anything you will experience in the West. This medical program is loc...

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Maximo Nivel work-study-travel programs in Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Peru. We have been a leading educational travel and study abroad provider since 2003. - Volunteer Abroad - International Internships - TEFL Certification & Paid Teaching work - Native Spanish Program - and more... VOLUNTEER ABROAD and get involved! Volunteer projects include Working with Kids, Construction, ...

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Study in an award-winning language school in Buenos Aires! We have received the ST Star Awards, a peer-voted award in the study travel industry, and we have been nominated for 6 years in a row as a Star Spanish Language School. We offer a broad selection of quality, accredited courses and lessons, giving you a unique experience. A combination of Spanish courses and fun cultural activities en...

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Enjoy a Spanish language course in Sucre, the capital of Bolivia and one of the country's largest cities. Sucre is located in a beautiful mountainous region in south-central Bolivia,and it is one of the most pleasant places to learn Spanish in South America as there is a cool and temperate climate all year round! There are a lot of historic monuments and even more small shops and restaurants...

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Experience South America with A Broader View Volunteers Corp. Participants can go on an adventure tour in and around Costa Rica, Ecuador, or Peru, while building proficiency in Spanish and tasting local dishes, such as Cuy, Llapingachos, and Arroz con Pollo.

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The volunteer projects and travel programs of Volunteers for Peace offers American participants the chance to explore South American culture and society. They provide an action packed itinerary to VFP participants for a 4 week stay in South America. Volunteers should anticipate a rewarding travel learning experience. The program is available in Argentina, Peru, and others.

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Connecting Worlds specializes in organizing gap year opportunities in Argentina. A gap year is perfect for recently graduated students from high school or college who want to experience a different culture. Students who sign up to one of the programs has the opportunity to experience a true cultural exchange, stay with local people and gain practical experience during their stay in Argentina. P...

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Work with monkeys in the jungles of South America and experience South American culture up close. Brush up on your Spanish and hike the beautiful Amazon Rainforest in your downtime. Go rafting, climbing, or boating on the rivers of the Amazon as part of this Adventure Travel Program with Globalteer.

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Venture through South America with Travellers Worldwide's volunteer programs. Participants can take part in dancing lessons and language programs while working on a variety of volunteer projects. Program placements are available in Brazil, Ecuador, and Peru.

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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 ...

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SamConnects has new opportunities to work during the Chilean summer - winter up north - connecting with the South American country's fabulous nature. These are typically low-cost placements that provide housing on-site and require only modest contributions to shared food costs. Volunteer to support park rangers at a nature reserve, helping to clear trails, receive hikers, learn about the lo...

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Peru, ancient seat of the Inca – once the greatest civilization in South America, is a land of towering peaks and steamy jungles, of modern urban centers and hidden villages. The radical juxtapositions in landscape and culture of this majestic country are reflected in the striking socio-economic disparities that pervade society. Students dig into critical development issues by living with famil...

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Join an international travel adventure program located in one of the countries of South America, Bolivia and Ecuador. CrossContinental provides valuable learning and cultural experience to participants from all over the world. Participants should be prepared for fun and exciting activities including Cultural Exploration, Language Immersion, and Community Service. Experience new culture and make...

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Do you think your made of what it takes to survive! What if one you get lost in the jungle. WIll you know what to do next? Join our extreme Amazon survival trip and learn all there is to know about jungle survival by our ex military special forces team. Learn how to start a fire with, get water, make shelter, fish and hint. To top we add some exciting trips like swimming with river dolphins!...

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Andeo International Homestays offers gap programs in the Gleaming City of the Americas, Sucre. Named for its many white, colonial buildings topped with shiny, red-tiled roofs, Sucre is a small and easy to explore on foot. This city in Bolivia hosts many museums, a lively central plaza, shops, restaurants, and barter markets. The city has a youthful energetic feel despite its old-fashioned look ...

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Academia Uruguay and Academia Buenos Aires are two partner schools under the same management as Academia Bariloche and offer you the possibility to continue your courses in Buenos Aires and on the other side of the Rio de la Plata. The course levels and materials are the same and so is the cost. Simply switch from one to the other every Monday.

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Students looking to experience the Amazon Rainforest, but also wanting to work side-by-side with locals on community service projects are ideal for the Amazon and Lunahuana Service Connection. Spend part of your time traversing through the jungle, exploring the plants and spotting animals. Then settle in Lunahuana where you will work with local students to improve their boarding school.

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Bright Light Volunteers offers volunteering opportunities in a variety of fields in Lima, Peru. Participants will have the opportunity to join several different service initiatives, including teaching and working on improvements in one of Lima's many shanty towns. The experience will provide participants with a view of the two sides of Lima and give them a new perspective on the obstacles that ...

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The Ecuador: Coastal Jungle program is exclusive to Good Nomad participants as it is off limits to the general public. This is a rare opportunity to experience off-the-grid living at the Jama-Coaque Reserve alongside environmentalists, conservationists, and local community members. This program is most suitable for those interested in environmental protection, reforestation, permaculture, and...

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Fly to South America with Awaiting Angels and explore Peru's amazing landscapes and rich Andean history. Open to worldwide participants throughout the year. Program fees include food, excursions, and accommodation.

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Don't feel like a tourist and travel together with FairMail's teenage photographers to off-the-beaten-track destinations in Northern Peru. FairMail photography trips are adventurous two-week group trips to authentic and hardly visited destinations in Northern Peru. You travel together with FairMail teenager photographers with whom you take photographs of authentic local beauty. The trips are...

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Rosemary Wellness Center is an international group of people that creates unique experiences that empower you to live your optimal way of life. Rosemary Dream is our first place opened to inspire, educate, and activate people from all around the world to be happier, more productive, and to live their dreams. We give people the tools and life lessons to enhance their everyday life, in whatever c...

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Gravity Assisted Mountain Biking is looking for mountain bike guides to join its team for nine months. Mountain bike guiding is a unique opportunity that provides the chance to live and work in Bolivia. Past guides have said it has been one of the most unique and rewarding experiences they have ever had. Guides gain valuable experience not just in guiding, but also in leading, organization, ...

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Experience a South American adventure with ELEP adventure programs in Ecuador. Participants get to stay for as short as one week to as long as 12 weeks making a difference in a local community while having fun at the same time. Activities include Kayaking, Rain Forest Tours, Snorkeling, and more.

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Engage in agricultural activities, teach English to children, or work in a local organic farm in South America with Visions Service Adventures. Placements are offered in Ecuador and Peru. Program fees include food, housing, and excursions. Programs are open to worldwide participants.

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Come to Rio de Janeiro in Brazil and get surfing lessons for a taste of local living. With this six-day package from Local 55 Travels, participants will learn to catch some waves, check out beautiful beaches, and experience a little of the real carioca lifestyle.