With Vive Peru, volunteers are introduced to Peruvian cuisine, traditional dances, and the country's cultural and archaeological treasures. By working with local institutions and living with host families, volunteers gain direct exposure and invaluable immersion into Peruvian culture and daily life.
Gain invaluable, hands-on professional experience and be immersed in Peruvian culture.
Shadow doctors in local hospitals and run medical campaigns, while improving your medical Spanish.
Work in government run homes and surrounding communities and develop enrichment programs for children ages 6-17.
Work with our staff to visit families in the community and work with them to improve their health.
Run a classroom teaching English or put on concerts to promote music literacy in underprivileged schools.
In your free time, we encourage you to explore one of the most ecologically diverse and historically rich countries in the world. Peru offers beautiful coasts, breathtaking views of the Andes, mystical rainforests and timeless archaeological ruins. Our staff assists volunteers in booking trips to ensure you easy access to all Peru has to offer.