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Argentina - Buenos Aires

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Volunteer projects available in Argentina - Buenos Aires

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks £491 Equivalent to £36/day
3 weeks £610 Equivalent to £30/day
4 weeks £729 Equivalent to £27/day
5 weeks £848 Equivalent to £25/day
6 weeks £967 Equivalent to £24/day
8 weeks £1206 Equivalent to £22/day
10 weeks £1444 Equivalent to £21/day
12 weeks £1682 Equivalent to £21/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$35 per week, while the Healthcare project has an extra cost of US$65 per week. These extra costs cover the supervision, materials and the logistics involved in these projects.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunch and dinner, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Buenos Aires generally find US$160 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including in-country tours and optional Spanish lessons.

Argentina - Cordoba

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £249 Equivalent to £36/day
2 weeks £414 Equivalent to £30/day
3 weeks £556 Equivalent to £27/day
4 weeks £699 Equivalent to £25/day
5 weeks £841 Equivalent to £25/day
6 weeks £979 Equivalent to £24/day
8 weeks £1248 Equivalent to £23/day
10 weeks £1509 Equivalent to £22/day
12 weeks £1739 Equivalent to £21/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$35 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunch, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cordoba generally find US$80 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including in-country tours and optional Spanish lessons.

Australia

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Volunteer projects available in Australia

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £775 Equivalent to £111/day
2 weeks £1567 Equivalent to £112/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily breakfast and weekday lunches
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Program Fees for the Australia program are non-refundable once inside 30 days of the program start date.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Australia generally find US$200 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as weekend lunches and all dinners, and local tours and activities.

Bali - Lovina

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Volunteer projects available in Bali - Lovina

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £268 Equivalent to £39/day
2 weeks £395 Equivalent to £29/day
3 weeks £522 Equivalent to £25/day
4 weeks £637 Equivalent to £23/day
5 weeks £748 Equivalent to £22/day
6 weeks £856 Equivalent to £21/day
8 weeks £1063 Equivalent to £19/day
10 weeks £1271 Equivalent to £19/day
12 weeks £1478 Equivalent to £18/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The School and Community Renovation project has an extra cost of US$50 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Bali - Lovina generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Bali - Ubud

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £249 Equivalent to £36/day
2 weeks £376 Equivalent to £27/day
3 weeks £503 Equivalent to £24/day
4 weeks £618 Equivalent to £23/day
5 weeks £729 Equivalent to £21/day
6 weeks £837 Equivalent to £20/day
8 weeks £1044 Equivalent to £19/day
10 weeks £1252 Equivalent to £18/day
12 weeks £1459 Equivalent to £18/day
Bali - Ubud: Turtle Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks £499 Equivalent to £36/day
3 weeks £729 Equivalent to £35/day
4 weeks £960 Equivalent to £35/day
5 weeks £1159 Equivalent to £34/day
6 weeks £1359 Equivalent to £33/day
8 weeks £1713 Equivalent to £31/day
10 weeks £2066 Equivalent to £30/day
12 weeks £2419 Equivalent to £29/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$50 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project. Please note that if you choose the 1-week Introduction, the surcharge will only start from your second week. You can find the schedule outlined on the program page.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Bali - Ubud generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Belgium

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Volunteer projects available in Belgium

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £495 Equivalent to £71/day
2 weeks £933 Equivalent to £67/day
3 weeks £1363 Equivalent to £65/day
4 weeks £1832 Equivalent to £66/day
5 weeks £2254 Equivalent to £65/day
6 weeks £2677 Equivalent to £64/day
  • Accommodation
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, meals, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Belgium generally find US$200 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses including transport and miscellaneous expenses.

Belize

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Volunteer projects available in Belize

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £656 Equivalent to £94/day
2 weeks £1252 Equivalent to £90/day
3 weeks £1847 Equivalent to £88/day
4 weeks £2442 Equivalent to £88/day
5 weeks £3038 Equivalent to £87/day
6 weeks £3633 Equivalent to £87/day
8 weeks £4824 Equivalent to £87/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, and transport to and from the airport.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Belize generally find US$200 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including accommodation and meals on the mainland for Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights, and miscellaneous spending.
  • Please note: Volunteers will need to budget an extra US$25 per week for Marine Conservation Park fees and US$25 per week for dive gear rental.

Brazil

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Volunteer projects available in Brazil

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks £418 Equivalent to £30/day
3 weeks £533 Equivalent to £26/day
4 weeks £649 Equivalent to £24/day
5 weeks £764 Equivalent to £22/day
6 weeks £879 Equivalent to £21/day
8 weeks £1110 Equivalent to £20/day
10 weeks £1340 Equivalent to £20/day
12 weeks £1570 Equivalent to £19/day
16 weeks £2031 Equivalent to £19/day
20 weeks £2492 Equivalent to £18/day
24 weeks £2953 Equivalent to £18/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • If your chosen duration includes the Carnaval festival (12th - 19th February 2021), a one-off surcharge will apply which covers the increase in the cost of accommodation and living in Brazil during Carnaval. For those who will finish on the week beginning February 8th, US$50 will be added to the program fee. For those who will be on the program during the week beginning February 15th, US$250 will be added to the program fee.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Brazil generally find US$150 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including lunch, dinner and miscellaneous spending.

Cambodia

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Volunteer projects available in Cambodia

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks £291 Equivalent to £21/day
3 weeks £395 Equivalent to £19/day
4 weeks £483 Equivalent to £18/day
5 weeks £572 Equivalent to £17/day
6 weeks £660 Equivalent to £16/day
8 weeks £837 Equivalent to £15/day
10 weeks £1014 Equivalent to £15/day
12 weeks £1186 Equivalent to £15/day
16 weeks £1524 Equivalent to £14/day
20 weeks £1862 Equivalent to £14/day
24 weeks £2200 Equivalent to £14/day
Cambodia: Medical Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
3 weeks £549 Equivalent to £27/day
4 weeks £637 Equivalent to £23/day
5 weeks £802 Equivalent to £23/day
6 weeks £891 Equivalent to £22/day
8 weeks £1067 Equivalent to £20/day
10 weeks £1321 Equivalent to £19/day
12 weeks £1494 Equivalent to £18/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cambodia generally find US$50-80 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

China

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Volunteer projects available in China

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £238 Equivalent to £34/day
2 weeks £376 Equivalent to £27/day
3 weeks £514 Equivalent to £25/day
4 weeks £652 Equivalent to £24/day
5 weeks £791 Equivalent to £23/day
6 weeks £929 Equivalent to £23/day
8 weeks £1206 Equivalent to £22/day
10 weeks £1482 Equivalent to £22/day
12 weeks £1759 Equivalent to £21/day
16 weeks £2312 Equivalent to £21/day
20 weeks £2865 Equivalent to £21/day
24 weeks £3418 Equivalent to £21/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in China generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Colombia - Bogota

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Volunteer projects available in Colombia - Bogota

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £207 Equivalent to £30/day
2 weeks £314 Equivalent to £23/day
3 weeks £414 Equivalent to £20/day
4 weeks £507 Equivalent to £19/day
5 weeks £599 Equivalent to £18/day
6 weeks £691 Equivalent to £17/day
8 weeks £914 Equivalent to £17/day
10 weeks £1136 Equivalent to £17/day
12 weeks £1367 Equivalent to £17/day
16 weeks £1828 Equivalent to £17/day
20 weeks £2289 Equivalent to £17/day
24 weeks £2750 Equivalent to £17/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals (Monday to Friday)
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$35 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Bogota generally find US$60 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

Colombia - Cartagena

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Volunteer projects available in Colombia - Cartagena

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks £361 Equivalent to £26/day
3 weeks £499 Equivalent to £24/day
4 weeks £606 Equivalent to £22/day
5 weeks £737 Equivalent to £22/day
6 weeks £864 Equivalent to £21/day
8 weeks £1152 Equivalent to £21/day
10 weeks £1440 Equivalent to £21/day
12 weeks £1728 Equivalent to £21/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals (Monday to Friday)
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cartagena generally find US$100 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

Costa Rica

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £291 Equivalent to £42/day
2 weeks £514 Equivalent to £37/day
3 weeks £733 Equivalent to £35/day
4 weeks £925 Equivalent to £34/day
5 weeks £1083 Equivalent to £31/day
6 weeks £1240 Equivalent to £30/day
8 weeks £1555 Equivalent to £28/day
10 weeks £1870 Equivalent to £27/day
12 weeks £2185 Equivalent to £27/day
16 weeks £2815 Equivalent to £26/day
20 weeks £3445 Equivalent to £25/day
24 weeks £4075 Equivalent to £25/day
Costa Rica: Manuel Antonio Projects
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
3 weeks £856 Equivalent to £41/day
4 weeks £1063 Equivalent to £38/day
5 weeks £1221 Equivalent to £35/day
6 weeks £1378 Equivalent to £33/day
8 weeks £1693 Equivalent to £31/day
10 weeks £2008 Equivalent to £29/day
12 weeks £2323 Equivalent to £28/day
16 weeks £2953 Equivalent to £27/day
20 weeks £3583 Equivalent to £26/day
24 weeks £4213 Equivalent to £26/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Turtle Conservation, Healthcare, Eco-Agriculture and Construction projects also have an extra cost of US$75 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in these projects. The Holiday Experience project has an extra cost of US$95 per week for supervision, materials and logistics involved in the project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Costa Rica generally find US$150 - US$200 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches (except for Turtle Conservation and Eco-Agriculture Conservation volunteers), in-country tours, and Spanish language lessons.

Croatia

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £421 Equivalent to £61/day
2 weeks £629 Equivalent to £45/day
3 weeks £836 Equivalent to £40/day
4 weeks £1043 Equivalent to £38/day
5 weeks £1251 Equivalent to £36/day
6 weeks £1458 Equivalent to £35/day
8 weeks £1873 Equivalent to £34/day
10 weeks £2288 Equivalent to £33/day
12 weeks £2703 Equivalent to £33/day
Croatia: Marine Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £695 Equivalent to £100/day
2 weeks £1163 Equivalent to £84/day
3 weeks £1636 Equivalent to £78/day
4 weeks £2054 Equivalent to £74/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Croatia generally find US$80 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

Ecuador - Quito

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £207 Equivalent to £30/day
2 weeks £307 Equivalent to £22/day
3 weeks £410 Equivalent to £20/day
4 weeks £518 Equivalent to £19/day
5 weeks £637 Equivalent to £19/day
6 weeks £741 Equivalent to £18/day
8 weeks £941 Equivalent to £17/day
10 weeks £1186 Equivalent to £17/day
12 weeks £1363 Equivalent to £17/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Quito generally find US$50 - US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches, and local tours and activities.

Ecuador - Santa Elena

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £280 Equivalent to £40/day
2 weeks £380 Equivalent to £28/day
3 weeks £507 Equivalent to £25/day
4 weeks £610 Equivalent to £22/day
5 weeks £737 Equivalent to £22/day
6 weeks £841 Equivalent to £21/day
8 weeks £1040 Equivalent to £19/day
10 weeks £1294 Equivalent to £19/day
12 weeks £1463 Equivalent to £18/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Animal Care and Environmental Education projects also have an extra cost of US$40 for materials and the logistics involved in this project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Santa Elena generally find US$50 - US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches, Spanish language lessons, and local tours and activities.

Fiji

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Volunteer projects available in Fiji

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £284 Equivalent to £41/day
2 weeks £414 Equivalent to £30/day
3 weeks £545 Equivalent to £26/day
4 weeks £676 Equivalent to £25/day
5 weeks £791 Equivalent to £23/day
6 weeks £910 Equivalent to £22/day
8 weeks £1148 Equivalent to £21/day
10 weeks £1386 Equivalent to £20/day
12 weeks £1624 Equivalent to £20/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has a surcharge of US$50 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project. Please note that if you choose the Introduction Week option, the surcharge will only start from your second week.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Fiji generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Ghana

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £207 Equivalent to £30/day
2 weeks £314 Equivalent to £23/day
3 weeks £407 Equivalent to £20/day
4 weeks £499 Equivalent to £18/day
5 weeks £591 Equivalent to £17/day
6 weeks £706 Equivalent to £17/day
8 weeks £929 Equivalent to £17/day
10 weeks £1152 Equivalent to £17/day
12 weeks £1382 Equivalent to £17/day
16 weeks £1859 Equivalent to £17/day
20 weeks £2335 Equivalent to £17/day
24 weeks £2811 Equivalent to £17/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Medical, Agriculture and Construction and Renovation projects have an extra cost of US$49 per week for additional supervision, materials and logistics involved. The Health Education and Outreach project has a one-off payment of US$520.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Ghana generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including water, toilet paper, transport and miscellaneous spending.

Guatemala

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £253 Equivalent to £37/day
2 weeks £437 Equivalent to £32/day
3 weeks £595 Equivalent to £29/day
4 weeks £748 Equivalent to £27/day
5 weeks £879 Equivalent to £26/day
6 weeks £1010 Equivalent to £25/day
8 weeks £1271 Equivalent to £23/day
10 weeks £1532 Equivalent to £22/day
12 weeks £1793 Equivalent to £22/day
16 weeks £2316 Equivalent to £21/day
20 weeks £2838 Equivalent to £21/day
24 weeks £3360 Equivalent to £20/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Medical, Turtle Conservation, Construction, Eco-Agriculture Conservation and Mayan Cultural Immersion projects also have an extra cost of US$75 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in these projects. The Holiday Experience project also has an extra cost of US$75 per week for supervision, materials and logistics involved in the project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Guatemala generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches (except for Beach and Turtle Conservation and Mayan Cultural Immersion volunteers), in-country tours, and Spanish language lessons.

India - Delhi

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Volunteer projects available in India - Delhi

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £192 Equivalent to £28/day
2 weeks £245 Equivalent to £18/day
3 weeks £338 Equivalent to £17/day
4 weeks £430 Equivalent to £16/day
5 weeks £522 Equivalent to £15/day
6 weeks £614 Equivalent to £15/day
8 weeks £798 Equivalent to £15/day
10 weeks £983 Equivalent to £15/day
12 weeks £1167 Equivalent to £14/day
16 weeks £1536 Equivalent to £14/day
20 weeks £1905 Equivalent to £14/day
24 weeks £2273 Equivalent to £14/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on travel and tour add-ons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Delhi generally find US$50 - US$100 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

India - Kerala

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Volunteer projects available in India - Kerala

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £322 Equivalent to £46/day
2 weeks £434 Equivalent to £31/day
3 weeks £545 Equivalent to £26/day
4 weeks £656 Equivalent to £24/day
5 weeks £768 Equivalent to £22/day
6 weeks £879 Equivalent to £21/day
8 weeks £1102 Equivalent to £20/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Medical and Dentistry projects have a minimum duration of 2 weeks and a surcharge of US$50 per week for training and resources used on these projects.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Kerala generally find US$50 - US$100 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

Italy - Rome

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks £687 Equivalent to £50/day
3 weeks £933 Equivalent to £45/day
4 weeks £1179 Equivalent to £43/day
5 weeks £1425 Equivalent to £41/day
6 weeks £1670 Equivalent to £40/day
8 weeks £2162 Equivalent to £39/day
10 weeks £2654 Equivalent to £38/day
12 weeks £3145 Equivalent to £38/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunch, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Rome generally find US$200 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including transport and miscellaneous spending.
  • Please note: You will need to budget an extra US$3 per night for the Rome Tourist Tax, paid directly to the accommodation upon arrival.

Jamaica

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £303 Equivalent to £44/day
2 weeks £549 Equivalent to £40/day
3 weeks £768 Equivalent to £37/day
4 weeks £979 Equivalent to £35/day
5 weeks £1183 Equivalent to £34/day
6 weeks £1378 Equivalent to £33/day
8 weeks £1759 Equivalent to £32/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily Breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Jamaica generally find US$250 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and local tours and activities.

Jordan

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £495 Equivalent to £71/day
2 weeks £756 Equivalent to £54/day
3 weeks £1017 Equivalent to £49/day
4 weeks £1279 Equivalent to £46/day
5 weeks £1540 Equivalent to £44/day
6 weeks £1801 Equivalent to £43/day
8 weeks £2323 Equivalent to £42/day
10 weeks £2846 Equivalent to £41/day
12 weeks £3368 Equivalent to £41/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Jordan generally find US$50 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.

Kenya

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £215 Equivalent to £31/day
2 weeks £307 Equivalent to £22/day
3 weeks £399 Equivalent to £19/day
4 weeks £491 Equivalent to £18/day
5 weeks £583 Equivalent to £17/day
6 weeks £676 Equivalent to £17/day
8 weeks £860 Equivalent to £16/day
10 weeks £1044 Equivalent to £15/day
12 weeks £1229 Equivalent to £15/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Kenya generally find US$50-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Laos

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Volunteer projects available in Laos

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £199 Equivalent to £29/day
2 weeks £326 Equivalent to £24/day
3 weeks £453 Equivalent to £22/day
4 weeks £576 Equivalent to £21/day
5 weeks £699 Equivalent to £20/day
6 weeks £821 Equivalent to £20/day
8 weeks £990 Equivalent to £18/day
10 weeks £1159 Equivalent to £17/day
12 weeks £1328 Equivalent to £16/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$50 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project. The Introduction Week incurs a US$20 surcharge.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Laos generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Madagascar

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks £460 Equivalent to £33/day
3 weeks £614 Equivalent to £30/day
4 weeks £768 Equivalent to £28/day
5 weeks £921 Equivalent to £27/day
6 weeks £1075 Equivalent to £26/day
8 weeks £1382 Equivalent to £25/day
10 weeks £1690 Equivalent to £25/day
12 weeks £1997 Equivalent to £24/day
Madagascar: Marine Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
4 weeks £1167 Equivalent to £42/day
5 weeks £1344 Equivalent to £39/day
6 weeks £1521 Equivalent to £37/day
8 weeks £1874 Equivalent to £34/day
10 weeks £2227 Equivalent to £32/day
12 weeks £2581 Equivalent to £31/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Community Development project has a surcharge of US$50 per week for additional supervision and materials used on this project. The Turtle Conservation project has a surcharge of US$75 per week for additional transportation, supervision and materials used on this project. The Island Outreach has a one off payment of US$565.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Madagascar generally find US$50-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Mexico - Merida

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Volunteer projects available in Mexico - Merida

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £245 Equivalent to £35/day
2 weeks £399 Equivalent to £29/day
3 weeks £545 Equivalent to £26/day
4 weeks £676 Equivalent to £25/day
5 weeks £783 Equivalent to £23/day
6 weeks £914 Equivalent to £22/day
8 weeks £1175 Equivalent to £21/day
10 weeks £1436 Equivalent to £21/day
12 weeks £1697 Equivalent to £21/day
16 weeks £2220 Equivalent to £20/day
20 weeks £2742 Equivalent to £20/day
24 weeks £3264 Equivalent to £20/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Agriculture project has a one-off surcharge of US$65 to cover training and resources used in this project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Mexico generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches, Spanish language lessons, and local tours and activities.

Morocco

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £238 Equivalent to £34/day
2 weeks £445 Equivalent to £32/day
3 weeks £591 Equivalent to £29/day
4 weeks £737 Equivalent to £27/day
5 weeks £883 Equivalent to £26/day
6 weeks £1029 Equivalent to £25/day
8 weeks £1321 Equivalent to £24/day
10 weeks £1536 Equivalent to £22/day
12 weeks £1751 Equivalent to £21/day
16 weeks £2181 Equivalent to £20/day
20 weeks £2611 Equivalent to £19/day
24 weeks £3042 Equivalent to £19/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Morocco generally find US$40 to be sufficient for weekly expenses.

Nepal

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £192 Equivalent to £28/day
2 weeks £291 Equivalent to £21/day
3 weeks £391 Equivalent to £19/day
4 weeks £491 Equivalent to £18/day
5 weeks £591 Equivalent to £17/day
6 weeks £691 Equivalent to £17/day
8 weeks £875 Equivalent to £16/day
10 weeks £1060 Equivalent to £16/day
12 weeks £1244 Equivalent to £15/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Medical Elective project has an extra cost of US$60 per week, while the Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$50 per week to cover training, resources and materials used in these projects.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Nepal generally find US$30 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches, and local tours and activities.

New Zealand

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Volunteer projects available in New Zealand

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks £718 Equivalent to £52/day
3 weeks £1063 Equivalent to £51/day
4 weeks £1405 Equivalent to £51/day
5 weeks £1743 Equivalent to £50/day
6 weeks £2081 Equivalent to £50/day
8 weeks £2746 Equivalent to £50/day
10 weeks £3403 Equivalent to £49/day
12 weeks £4052 Equivalent to £49/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and lunch (Monday to Friday)
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in New Zealand generally find US$150 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as weekend breakfast and lunches and all dinners, as well as local tours and activities.

Peru - Cusco

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £253 Equivalent to £37/day
2 weeks £437 Equivalent to £32/day
3 weeks £595 Equivalent to £29/day
4 weeks £748 Equivalent to £27/day
5 weeks £879 Equivalent to £26/day
6 weeks £1010 Equivalent to £25/day
8 weeks £1271 Equivalent to £23/day
10 weeks £1532 Equivalent to £22/day
12 weeks £1793 Equivalent to £22/day
16 weeks £2316 Equivalent to £21/day
20 weeks £2838 Equivalent to £21/day
24 weeks £3360 Equivalent to £20/day
  • Accommodation
  • Breakfast and dinner
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Jungle Conservation, Eco-Agriculture Conservation, Construction and Renovation, Medical and Andean Immersion projects also have an extra cost of US$75 per week for supervision, materials, meals (if applicable) and the logistics involved in these projects. The Holiday Experience project also has an extra cost of US$75 per week for supervision, materials and logistics involved in the project.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Cusco generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches (except for Jungle Conservation, Andean Immersion, and Eco-Agriculture Conservation volunteers), in-country tours, and Spanish language lessons.

Peru - Lima

Explore volunteering in Peru - Lima
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £138 Equivalent to £20/day
2 weeks £319 Equivalent to £23/day
3 weeks £468 Equivalent to £23/day
4 weeks £563 Equivalent to £21/day
5 weeks £662 Equivalent to £19/day
6 weeks £762 Equivalent to £19/day
8 weeks £960 Equivalent to £18/day
10 weeks £1158 Equivalent to £17/day
12 weeks £1356 Equivalent to £17/day
16 weeks £1753 Equivalent to £16/day
20 weeks £2149 Equivalent to £16/day
24 weeks £2545 Equivalent to £16/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Medical Outreach and Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$40 per week to cover materials, supervision and logistics involved in these projects.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Lima generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as snacks, in-country tours, and Spanish language lessons.

Philippines

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Volunteer projects available in Philippines

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £199 Equivalent to £29/day
2 weeks £326 Equivalent to £24/day
3 weeks £453 Equivalent to £22/day
4 weeks £576 Equivalent to £21/day
5 weeks £699 Equivalent to £20/day
6 weeks £821 Equivalent to £20/day
8 weeks £990 Equivalent to £18/day
10 weeks £1159 Equivalent to £17/day
12 weeks £1305 Equivalent to £16/day
16 weeks £1597 Equivalent to £15/day
20 weeks £1889 Equivalent to £14/day
24 weeks £2181 Equivalent to £13/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$50 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project. Philippines Introduction Week incurs a US$20 surcharge.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Philippines generally find US$30-50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Portugal

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £349 Equivalent to £50/day
2 weeks £533 Equivalent to £39/day
3 weeks £718 Equivalent to £35/day
4 weeks £902 Equivalent to £33/day
5 weeks £1087 Equivalent to £32/day
6 weeks £1271 Equivalent to £31/day
8 weeks £1640 Equivalent to £30/day
10 weeks £2047 Equivalent to £30/day
12 weeks £2415 Equivalent to £29/day
Portugal: Environmental Scuba Diving Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £695 Equivalent to £100/day
2 weeks £1163 Equivalent to £84/day
3 weeks £1636 Equivalent to £78/day
4 weeks £2054 Equivalent to £74/day
Portugal: Wolf Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks £652 Equivalent to £47/day
4 weeks £1144 Equivalent to £41/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers on Lisbon based projects generally find US$65 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses. Volunteers on the Wolf Conservation project generally find US$150 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including meals.

Puerto Rico

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Volunteer projects available in Puerto Rico

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £441 Equivalent to £63/day
2 weeks £741 Equivalent to £53/day
3 weeks £998 Equivalent to £48/day
4 weeks £1256 Equivalent to £45/day
5 weeks £1444 Equivalent to £42/day
6 weeks £1666 Equivalent to £40/day
8 weeks £2074 Equivalent to £38/day
10 weeks £2488 Equivalent to £36/day
12 weeks £2896 Equivalent to £35/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Puerto Rico generally find US$200 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and in-country tours.

Romania

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £276 Equivalent to £40/day
2 weeks £437 Equivalent to £32/day
3 weeks £591 Equivalent to £29/day
4 weeks £737 Equivalent to £27/day
5 weeks £875 Equivalent to £25/day
6 weeks £1014 Equivalent to £25/day
8 weeks £1290 Equivalent to £24/day
10 weeks £1567 Equivalent to £23/day
12 weeks £1843 Equivalent to £22/day
16 weeks £2366 Equivalent to £22/day
20 weeks £2888 Equivalent to £21/day
24 weeks £3410 Equivalent to £21/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Romania generally find US$60 to be sufficient for weekly expenses including, transportation, water and miscellaneous spending.

South Africa

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Volunteer projects available in South Africa

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £192 Equivalent to £28/day
2 weeks £322 Equivalent to £23/day
3 weeks £453 Equivalent to £22/day
4 weeks £583 Equivalent to £21/day
5 weeks £714 Equivalent to £21/day
6 weeks £845 Equivalent to £21/day
8 weeks £1106 Equivalent to £20/day
10 weeks £1367 Equivalent to £20/day
12 weeks £1628 Equivalent to £20/day
16 weeks £2150 Equivalent to £20/day
20 weeks £2673 Equivalent to £20/day
24 weeks £3195 Equivalent to £20/day
South Africa: Surf Outreach Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £245 Equivalent to £35/day
2 weeks £430 Equivalent to £31/day
3 weeks £614 Equivalent to £30/day
4 weeks £798 Equivalent to £29/day
5 weeks £983 Equivalent to £29/day
6 weeks £1167 Equivalent to £28/day
8 weeks £1536 Equivalent to £28/day
10 weeks £1905 Equivalent to £28/day
12 weeks £2273 Equivalent to £28/day
16 weeks £3011 Equivalent to £27/day
20 weeks £3748 Equivalent to £27/day
24 weeks £4486 Equivalent to £27/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

South Africa - Kruger

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Volunteer projects available in South Africa - Kruger

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks £633 Equivalent to £46/day
4 weeks £1060 Equivalent to £38/day
6 weeks £1448 Equivalent to £35/day
8 weeks £1835 Equivalent to £33/day
10 weeks £2223 Equivalent to £32/day
12 weeks £2611 Equivalent to £32/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations and a criminal background check.
  • Please note: due to the remote location of the camp and limited availability of specialty items, there is an extra charge in order to cater for some dietary requirements (US$20 per week for vegetarian and US$30 per week for vegan, gluten and lactose intolerance).
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

South Africa - Table View

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Volunteer projects available in South Africa - Table View

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £249 Equivalent to £36/day
2 weeks £418 Equivalent to £30/day
3 weeks £641 Equivalent to £31/day
4 weeks £879 Equivalent to £32/day
5 weeks £1110 Equivalent to £32/day
6 weeks £1332 Equivalent to £32/day
8 weeks £1778 Equivalent to £32/day
10 weeks £2223 Equivalent to £32/day
12 weeks £2669 Equivalent to £32/day
16 weeks £3560 Equivalent to £32/day
20 weeks £4451 Equivalent to £32/day
24 weeks £5342 Equivalent to £32/day
South Africa - Table View: Surf, Skate & Swim Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £284 Equivalent to £41/day
2 weeks £503 Equivalent to £36/day
3 weeks £679 Equivalent to £33/day
4 weeks £906 Equivalent to £33/day
5 weeks £1148 Equivalent to £33/day
6 weeks £1371 Equivalent to £33/day
8 weeks £1816 Equivalent to £33/day
10 weeks £2254 Equivalent to £33/day
12 weeks £2700 Equivalent to £33/day
16 weeks £3583 Equivalent to £32/day
20 weeks £4474 Equivalent to £32/day
24 weeks £5365 Equivalent to £32/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Spain - Barcelona

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £480 Equivalent to £69/day
2 weeks £791 Equivalent to £57/day
3 weeks £1102 Equivalent to £53/day
4 weeks £1413 Equivalent to £51/day
5 weeks £1724 Equivalent to £50/day
6 weeks £2035 Equivalent to £49/day
8 weeks £2657 Equivalent to £48/day
10 weeks £3280 Equivalent to £47/day
12 weeks £3902 Equivalent to £47/day
Spain - Barcelona: Marine Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £729 Equivalent to £105/day
2 weeks £1206 Equivalent to £87/day
3 weeks £1682 Equivalent to £81/day
4 weeks £2158 Equivalent to £78/day
5 weeks £2634 Equivalent to £76/day
6 weeks £3111 Equivalent to £75/day
8 weeks £4063 Equivalent to £73/day
10 weeks £5016 Equivalent to £72/day
12 weeks £5968 Equivalent to £72/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Spain generally find US$80 to be sufficient for weekly expenses including transportation and miscellaneous spending.
  • Please note: You will need to budget an extra US$10 per night for the Barcelona City Tax, paid directly to the accommodation upon arrival.

Sri Lanka

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £241 Equivalent to £35/day
2 weeks £341 Equivalent to £25/day
3 weeks £457 Equivalent to £22/day
4 weeks £572 Equivalent to £21/day
5 weeks £683 Equivalent to £20/day
6 weeks £798 Equivalent to £19/day
8 weeks £1029 Equivalent to £19/day
10 weeks £1259 Equivalent to £18/day
12 weeks £1490 Equivalent to £18/day
Sri Lanka: Turtle Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks £437 Equivalent to £32/day
3 weeks £637 Equivalent to £31/day
4 weeks £837 Equivalent to £30/day
Sri Lanka: Wild Elephant Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks £775 Equivalent to £56/day
3 weeks £944 Equivalent to £45/day
4 weeks £1113 Equivalent to £40/day
5 weeks £1282 Equivalent to £37/day
6 weeks £1451 Equivalent to £35/day
8 weeks £1789 Equivalent to £32/day
10 weeks £2127 Equivalent to £31/day
12 weeks £2465 Equivalent to £30/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Sri Lanka generally find US$30-50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Tanzania

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £207 Equivalent to £30/day
2 weeks £299 Equivalent to £22/day
3 weeks £434 Equivalent to £21/day
4 weeks £541 Equivalent to £20/day
5 weeks £656 Equivalent to £19/day
6 weeks £772 Equivalent to £19/day
8 weeks £1014 Equivalent to £19/day
10 weeks £1267 Equivalent to £19/day
12 weeks £1521 Equivalent to £19/day
16 weeks £2028 Equivalent to £19/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Independent volunteers under the age of 18 will have an additional cost of US$80 per week added to their program fee to cover extra logistical support provided by the local team. The Medical project has an additional surcharge of US$50 per week for additional supervision, materials, and logistics involved. The Animal Welfare project has a one-off surcharge of US$80 which covers costs involved in supervision and transport, and goes directly to the veterinarian volunteers are working with. The Sustainable Agriculture project has a one-off surcharge of US$80 and the Construction and Renovation project has an additional surcharge of US$49 per week which covers supervision, materials and logistics involved with these projects.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Tanzania generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Thailand

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Volunteer projects available in Thailand

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks £384 Equivalent to £28/day
3 weeks £460 Equivalent to £22/day
4 weeks £560 Equivalent to £20/day
5 weeks £652 Equivalent to £19/day
6 weeks £737 Equivalent to £18/day
8 weeks £914 Equivalent to £17/day
10 weeks £1113 Equivalent to £16/day
12 weeks £1313 Equivalent to £16/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Thailand generally find US$30-50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Thailand - Hua Hin

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Volunteer projects available in Thailand - Hua Hin

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £215 Equivalent to £31/day
2 weeks £338 Equivalent to £25/day
3 weeks £460 Equivalent to £22/day
4 weeks £583 Equivalent to £21/day
5 weeks £706 Equivalent to £21/day
6 weeks £829 Equivalent to £20/day
8 weeks £1014 Equivalent to £19/day
10 weeks £1198 Equivalent to £18/day
12 weeks £1382 Equivalent to £17/day
Thailand - Hua Hin: Teaching English Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £238 Equivalent to £34/day
2 weeks £376 Equivalent to £27/day
3 weeks £514 Equivalent to £25/day
4 weeks £652 Equivalent to £24/day
5 weeks £791 Equivalent to £23/day
6 weeks £929 Equivalent to £23/day
8 weeks £1129 Equivalent to £21/day
10 weeks £1328 Equivalent to £19/day
12 weeks £1528 Equivalent to £19/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, public transport to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Thailand generally find US$50-100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

USA - Chicago

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Volunteer projects available in USA - Chicago

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £483 Equivalent to £69/day
2 weeks £810 Equivalent to £58/day
3 weeks £1090 Equivalent to £52/day
4 weeks £1375 Equivalent to £50/day
5 weeks £1620 Equivalent to £47/day
6 weeks £1870 Equivalent to £45/day
8 weeks £2385 Equivalent to £43/day
10 weeks £2692 Equivalent to £39/day
12 weeks £3126 Equivalent to £38/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Chicago generally find US$200 - US$300 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and local tours and activities.

USA - New Orleans

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £384 Equivalent to £55/day
2 weeks £676 Equivalent to £49/day
3 weeks £933 Equivalent to £45/day
4 weeks £1202 Equivalent to £43/day
5 weeks £1463 Equivalent to £42/day
6 weeks £1663 Equivalent to £40/day
8 weeks £2154 Equivalent to £39/day
10 weeks £2584 Equivalent to £37/day
12 weeks £3038 Equivalent to £37/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has a surcharge of US$50 per week for additional supervision and materials.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in New Orleans generally find US$200 - US$300 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and local tours and activities.

USA - Philadelphia

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Volunteer projects available in USA - Philadelphia

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £480 Equivalent to £69/day
2 weeks £806 Equivalent to £58/day
3 weeks £1063 Equivalent to £51/day
4 weeks £1348 Equivalent to £49/day
5 weeks £1586 Equivalent to £46/day
6 weeks £1824 Equivalent to £44/day
8 weeks £2281 Equivalent to £41/day
10 weeks £2750 Equivalent to £40/day
12 weeks £3191 Equivalent to £38/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Philadelphia generally find US$200 - US$300 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and local tours and activities.

USA - San Diego

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Volunteer projects available in USA - San Diego

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £464 Equivalent to £67/day
2 weeks £779 Equivalent to £56/day
3 weeks £1021 Equivalent to £49/day
4 weeks £1286 Equivalent to £46/day
5 weeks £1517 Equivalent to £44/day
6 weeks £1759 Equivalent to £42/day
8 weeks £2174 Equivalent to £39/day
10 weeks £2623 Equivalent to £38/day
12 weeks £3038 Equivalent to £37/day
  • Accommodation
  • Daily breakfast
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, some meals, public transportation to and from your placement each day and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in San Diego generally find US$200 - US$300 per week to be sufficient for expenses, such as lunches and dinners, and local tours and activities.

Victoria Falls

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Volunteer projects available in Victoria Falls

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
2 weeks £783 Equivalent to £56/day
4 weeks £1352 Equivalent to £49/day
6 weeks £1920 Equivalent to £46/day
8 weeks £2488 Equivalent to £45/day
10 weeks £3057 Equivalent to £44/day
12 weeks £3518 Equivalent to £42/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Please note: Volunteers ​staying longer than 4 weeks ​will need to budget an extra US$500​ to ​obtain a temporal work permit​ ​from Zimbabwe Immigration in order to stay up to 90 days.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Victoria Falls generally find US$100 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh

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Volunteer projects available in Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £211 Equivalent to £31/day
2 weeks £334 Equivalent to £24/day
3 weeks £457 Equivalent to £22/day
4 weeks £579 Equivalent to £21/day
5 weeks £702 Equivalent to £21/day
6 weeks £825 Equivalent to £20/day
8 weeks £994 Equivalent to £18/day
10 weeks £1163 Equivalent to £17/day
12 weeks £1325 Equivalent to £16/day
16 weeks £1647 Equivalent to £15/day
20 weeks £1970 Equivalent to £15/day
24 weeks £2293 Equivalent to £14/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Medical project has a surcharge of US$25 per week for training provided and resources used on this project. The Introduction Week incurs a US$25 surcharge.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh generally find US$30-50 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Zambia

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Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £207 Equivalent to £30/day
2 weeks £330 Equivalent to £24/day
3 weeks £430 Equivalent to £21/day
4 weeks £530 Equivalent to £19/day
5 weeks £629 Equivalent to £18/day
6 weeks £729 Equivalent to £18/day
8 weeks £929 Equivalent to £17/day
10 weeks £1129 Equivalent to £17/day
12 weeks £1328 Equivalent to £16/day
16 weeks £1728 Equivalent to £16/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has a surcharge of US$49 per week for additional supervision and materials. The Medical project has a one-off surcharge of US$100 which goes to the Zambian Ministry of Health for use in the public health sector. The Rural Teaching project has a one-off surcharge of US$200 for the additional transport, supervision and logistics involved in this project. Volunteers ​staying for longer than 4 weeks ​will need to budget an extra US$620​ to ​obtain a temporary work permit​ ​from Zambia Immigration in order to stay up to 90 days.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check and return to the airport when your program finishes.
  • Please note: Volunteers ​staying for longer than 4 weeks ​will need to budget an extra US$620​ (subject to exchange rate) to ​obtain a temporary work permit​ ​from Zambian Immigration in order to stay up to 90 days.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Zambia generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

Zanzibar

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Volunteer projects available in Zanzibar

Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £414 Equivalent to £60/day
2 weeks £556 Equivalent to £40/day
3 weeks £699 Equivalent to £34/day
4 weeks £841 Equivalent to £31/day
5 weeks £983 Equivalent to £29/day
6 weeks £1125 Equivalent to £27/day
8 weeks £1409 Equivalent to £26/day
10 weeks £1666 Equivalent to £24/day
12 weeks £1897 Equivalent to £23/day
Zanzibar: Turtle Conservation Project
Duration
Program Fee
Due 30 days before you start, or within 48 hours if you register inside of 30 days. Covers the cost of hosting you.
1 week £468 Equivalent to £67/day
2 weeks £664 Equivalent to £48/day
3 weeks £860 Equivalent to £41/day
4 weeks £1056 Equivalent to £38/day
5 weeks £1252 Equivalent to £36/day
6 weeks £1448 Equivalent to £35/day
8 weeks £1839 Equivalent to £33/day
10 weeks £2204 Equivalent to £32/day
12 weeks £2542 Equivalent to £31/day
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • In-country program orientation
  • Pre-departure support from your Program Manager
  • Airport pick-up
  • Personalized preparation tools, guides and check lists
  • Access to IVHQ’s preferred insurance and flights partners
  • Certificate of International Volunteering

Learn more about what's included in your IVHQ Registration Fee and Program Fee.

  • All programs attract a Registration Fee of £229 in addition to the Program Fee. This covers all pre-departure support services. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment.
  • Additional things to budget for include: Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations and criminal background check.
  • Please note: Volunteers ​staying for 2 weeks or more ​will need to budget US$200​ to ​obtain a work permit.
  • Recommended spending money: Volunteers in Zanzibar generally find US$50-75 per week to be sufficient for expenses.

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