Amigos de las Americas - Peru: Cuzco

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Live in the Cuzco region near the Urubamba Valley, situated in the Andes mountains at roughly 11,000 ft. Practice speaking Quechua while you help shear a sheep or play soccer with your host cousins. Earn up to 270 service hours while working with local organizations to promote economic empowerment in rural and indigenous communities.

  • Choose from a 6 or 8 week project.
  • Learn hands-on while working with local organizations to promote economic empowerment.
  • Learn Spanish by speaking it in every day live - and pick up some Quechua while you're at it!
  • Live with a host family.
  • Explore the Andean region of Peru!

New summer 2021 programs!

AMIGOS just launched new programs for summer 2021! All programs are pod-based, meaning volunteers will live together in a group of 15–20 students total and adhere to enhanced health and safety measures.

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