South America

While visiting South America you’ll surely fall in love with the vibrant, dynamic Latin culture. Home to 12 countries and 7 main languages, the mountains, jungles, deserts and awe-inspiring views won’t disappoint. Popular destinations include Rio de Janeiro, Buenos Aires, Santiago, the Galapagos Islands, Machu Picchu and much more!

BUNAC Programmes in South America

Teach Internships Colombia

Get TEFL qualified and teach English in Colombia for 4 weeks

Price from £745 View Programme

Conservation Internships Costa Rica

Imagine waking up in the lush rainforest of Costa Rica, to the sounds of exotic birds and wildlife. Imagine that the gorgeous backdrop of Tortuguero National Park is your office for the next couple of weeks and the vast unknown is yours to explore. Our Conservation Internship puts the adventure back into work experience!

Price from £4910 View Programme

Volunteer Ecuador

Prepare for an epic adventure that will take you through the Andes, down into the jungle, and into the Galapagos and Pacific Coast. Steer off the regular backpacker trail and into traditional indigenous communities, where you’ll live and work alongside some of the world’s most remote cultures and wildlife.

Price from £2055 View Programme

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An introduction to Will's 6 week Volunteer Ecuador Programme

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