Ancient civilization in the Andes; modern metropolis along the Pacific
Engage in your own unique combination of opportunities while traveling through and settling into Peru.
History & Culture
The most notable landmark of ancient history in Peru is the iconic Machu Picchu. Explore this historic site with a local expert who is passionate to share its stories with your students. Various areas of Lima are also steeped in history, from times of Spanish colonial rule.
Engineering & Technology
There are opportunities abound for those interested in the realm of engineering and technology during their time in Peru. Visit a thermal or hydroelectric power plant through a company visit to Enel, or hear a lecture from the engineering department at a local university. For applied science, see how technology is being used in local communities by visiting the Peruvians Without Water organization, also known as Peruanos Sin Agua.
There are service opportunities available in a wide range of sectors within Peru. Students are able to help out in the disadvantaged neighborhoods of Lima, or engage in service work opportunities at local churches, synagogues, and schools.