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Affordable program fees with International Volunteer HQ

Looking for the world's largest range of affordable volunteer abroad programs? With programs in over 50 different destinations and fees as little as £138 per week, IVHQ has an affordable volunteering opportunity that's right for you!

How is IVHQ so affordable?

Argentina - Buenos Aires

Duration Program Fee
USD GBP
2 weeks $640 £491
3 weeks $795 £610
4 weeks $950 £729
5 weeks $1,105 £848
6 weeks $1,260 £967
8 weeks $1,570 £1,205
10 weeks $1,880 £1,443
12 weeks $2,190 £1,681
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • 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.
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement, transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program, lunch and dinner and optional Spanish lessons.
  • Volunteers in Buenos Aires generally find US$160 to be sufficient for weekly expenses, including meals.
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • Discounts on language lessons

Argentina - Cordoba

Duration Program Fee
USD GBP
1 week $325 £249
2 weeks $540 £414
3 weeks $725 £556
4 weeks $910 £698
5 weeks $1,095 £840
6 weeks $1,275 £979
8 weeks $1,625 £1,247
10 weeks $1,965 £1,508
12 weeks $2,265 £1,739
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$35 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project.
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Lunches while in-country
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Argentina generally find US$80 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • Discounts on language lessons

Australia

Duration Program Fee
USD GBP
1 week $1,010 £775
2 weeks $2,040 £1,566
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • Program Fees for the Australia program are non-refundable once inside 30 days of the program start date.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Dinners while in-country and weekend lunches
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Australia generally find US$200 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including dinners.
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

Bali - Lovina

Duration Program Fee
USD GBP
1 week $350 £268
2 weeks $515 £395
3 weeks $680 £522
4 weeks $830 £637
5 weeks $975 £748
6 weeks $1,115 £856
8 weeks $1,385 £1,063
10 weeks $1,655 £1,270
12 weeks $1,925 £1,478
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • 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.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Bali - Lovina generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

Bali - Ubud

Duration Program Fee
USD GBP
1 week $325 £249
2 weeks $490 £376
3 weeks $655 £502
4 weeks $805 £618
5 weeks $950 £729
6 weeks $1,090 £836
8 weeks $1,360 £1,044
10 weeks $1,630 £1,251
12 weeks $1,900 £1,458
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • 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.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Bali - Ubud generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses

Bali - Ubud: Turtle Conservation Project

Duration Program Fee
USD GBP
2 weeks $650 £499
3 weeks $950 £729
4 weeks $1,250 £959
5 weeks $1,510 £1,159
6 weeks $1,770 £1,359
8 weeks $2,230 £1,712
10 weeks $2,690 £2,065
12 weeks $3,150 £2,418
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Bali - Ubud generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

Belgium

Duration Program Fee
USD GBP
1 week $645 £495
2 weeks $1,215 £932
3 weeks $1,775 £1,362
4 weeks $2,385 £1,831
5 weeks $2,935 £2,253
6 weeks $3,485 £2,676
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, meals, transport to and from your placement, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Belgium generally find US$200 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including meals.
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

Belize

Duration Program Fee
USD GBP
1 week $720 £552
2 weeks $1,405 £1,078
3 weeks $2,090 £1,604
4 weeks $2,775 £2,130
5 weeks $3,460 £2,656
6 weeks $4,145 £3,182
8 weeks $5,515 £4,234
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours
  • Accommodation and meals on the mainland for Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights - accommodation in Placencia varies between US$25-US$150 per night
  • Transfer to and from the airport - approx US$6-US$10 each way
  • Snacks to take out to the island
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Belize generally find US$200 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including accommodation and meals on the mainland
  • US$25 per week for marine conservation park fees
  • US$25 per week for dive gear rental
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

Brazil

Duration Program Fee
USD GBP
2 weeks $545 £418
3 weeks $695 £533
4 weeks $845 £648
5 weeks $995 £764
6 weeks $1,145 £879
8 weeks $1,445 £1,109
10 weeks $1,745 £1,339
12 weeks $2,045 £1,570
16 weeks $2,645 £2,031
20 weeks $3,245 £2,491
24 weeks $3,845 £2,952
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • 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.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Lunches and dinners while in-country
  • Portuguese lessons (optional)
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Brazil generally find US$150 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

Cambodia

Duration Program Fee
USD GBP
2 weeks $380 £291
3 weeks $515 £395
4 weeks $630 £483
5 weeks $745 £572
6 weeks $860 £660
8 weeks $1,090 £836
10 weeks $1,320 £1,013
12 weeks $1,545 £1,186
16 weeks $1,985 £1,524
20 weeks $2,425 £1,862
24 weeks $2,865 £2,199
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa (US$30-35), flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check (mandatory), souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement ($30-$60 per week), trips and tours in-country.
  • Transfer back to the airport at the conclusion of the program
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Cambodia generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses

Cambodia: Medical Project

Duration Program Fee
USD GBP
3 weeks $715 £549
4 weeks $830 £637
5 weeks $1,045 £802
6 weeks $1,160 £890
8 weeks $1,390 £1,067
10 weeks $1,720 £1,320
12 weeks $1,945 £1,493
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa (US$30-35), flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check (mandatory), souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement ($30-$60 per week), trips and tours in-country.
  • Transfer back to the airport at the conclusion of the program
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Cambodia generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

China

Duration Program Fee
USD GBP
1 week $310 £238
2 weeks $490 £376
3 weeks $670 £514
4 weeks $850 £652
5 weeks $1,030 £790
6 weeks $1,210 £929
8 weeks $1,570 £1,205
10 weeks $1,930 £1,482
12 weeks $2,290 £1,758
16 weeks $3,010 £2,311
20 weeks $3,730 £2,864
24 weeks $4,450 £3,417
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Spending money - Volunteers in China generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

Colombia - Bogota

Duration Program Fee
USD GBP
1 week $270 £207
2 weeks $410 £314
3 weeks $540 £414
4 weeks $660 £506
5 weeks $780 £598
6 weeks $900 £691
8 weeks $1,190 £913
10 weeks $1,480 £1,136
12 weeks $1,780 £1,366
16 weeks $2,380 £1,827
20 weeks $2,980 £2,288
24 weeks $3,580 £2,749
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • The Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$35 per week for supervision, materials and the logistics involved in this project.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Spanish lessons (optional)
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Colombia - Bogota generally find US$60 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

Colombia - Cartagena

Duration Program Fee
USD GBP
2 weeks $470 £360
3 weeks $650 £499
4 weeks $790 £606
5 weeks $960 £737
6 weeks $1,125 £863
8 weeks $1,500 £1,151
10 weeks $1,875 £1,439
12 weeks $2,250 £1,727
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Spanish lessons (optional)
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Colombia - Cartagena generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals

Costa Rica

Duration Program Fee
USD GBP
1 week $380 £291
2 weeks $670 £514
3 weeks $955 £733
4 weeks $1,205 £925
5 weeks $1,410 £1,082
6 weeks $1,615 £1,240
8 weeks $2,025 £1,554
10 weeks $2,435 £1,869
12 weeks $2,845 £2,184
16 weeks $3,665 £2,814
20 weeks $4,485 £3,443
24 weeks $5,305 £4,073
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • 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.
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Mandatory: Visa (when necessary), flights, travel insurance, and criminal background check.
  • Optional: Vaccinations, Spanish lessons
  • In-country costs: Souvenirs, in-country trips or tours transport to and from your placement if required, transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program, lunches (except for Turtle Conservation and Eco-Agriculture Conservation volunteers), and transportation to and from placement (except for Turtle Conservation and Eco-Agriculture Conservation volunteers)
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Costa Rica generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses

Costa Rica: Manuel Antonio Projects

Duration Program Fee
USD GBP
3 weeks $1,115 £856
4 weeks $1,385 £1,063
5 weeks $1,590 £1,220
6 weeks $1,795 £1,378
8 weeks $2,205 £1,693
10 weeks $2,615 £2,008
12 weeks $3,025 £2,322
16 weeks $3,845 £2,952
20 weeks $4,665 £3,582
24 weeks $5,485 £4,211
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), lunches, vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program.
  • Spanish lessons (optional).
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Costa Rica generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses.
Registration Fee
What it covers
  • Most affordable program fees
  • Expert support from a program specialist
  • Full MyIVHQ account access
  • Online volunteer training
  • Comprehensive preparation tools
  • IVHQ alumni rewards
Program Fee
What it covers
  • 24/7 in-country support
  • Airport pick-up
  • Program orientation
  • Volunteer placement
  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • Discounts on language lessons

Croatia

Duration Program Fee
USD GBP
1 week $549 £421
2 weeks $819 £628
3 weeks $1,089 £836
4 weeks $1,359 £1,043
5 weeks $1,629 £1,250
6 weeks $1,899 £1,458
8 weeks $2,439 £1,872
10 weeks $2,979 £2,287
12 weeks $3,519 £2,702
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • Discounts on language lessons
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
  • Visa, flights, travel insurance, vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
  • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
  • Spending money - Volunteers in Croatia generally find US$80 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses

Croatia: Marine Conservation Project

Duration Program Fee
USD GBP
1 week $905 £694
2 weeks $1,515 £1,163
3 weeks $2,130 £1,635
4 weeks $2,675 £2,054
  • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
  • * Terms and Conditions do apply
What extra costs will I have?
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Ecuador - Quito

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $270 £207
    2 weeks $400 £307
    3 weeks $535 £410
    4 weeks $675 £518
    5 weeks $830 £637
    6 weeks $965 £741
    8 weeks $1,225 £940
    10 weeks $1,545 £1,186
    12 weeks $1,775 £1,362
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Lunches while in-country
    • Spanish lessons (optional)
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Ecuador generally find US$40 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Ecuador - Santa Elena

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $365 £280
    2 weeks $495 £380
    3 weeks $660 £506
    4 weeks $795 £610
    5 weeks $960 £737
    6 weeks $1,095 £840
    8 weeks $1,355 £1,040
    10 weeks $1,685 £1,293
    12 weeks $1,905 £1,462
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • The Environmental Education project also has an extra cost of US$40 for materials and the logistics involved in this project.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Lunches while in-country
    • Spanish lessons (optional)
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Ecuador generally find US$40 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Fiji

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $370 £284
    2 weeks $540 £414
    3 weeks $710 £545
    4 weeks $880 £675
    5 weeks $1,030 £790
    6 weeks $1,185 £909
    8 weeks $1,495 £1,147
    10 weeks $1,805 £1,386
    12 weeks $2,115 £1,624
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • 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.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Fiji generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Ghana

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $270 £207
    2 weeks $410 £314
    3 weeks $530 £406
    4 weeks $650 £499
    5 weeks $770 £591
    6 weeks $920 £706
    8 weeks $1,210 £929
    10 weeks $1,500 £1,151
    12 weeks $1,800 £1,382
    16 weeks $2,420 £1,858
    20 weeks $3,040 £2,334
    24 weeks $3,660 £2,810
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • 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.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Ghana generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Greece

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    2 weeks $720 £552
    3 weeks $1,040 £798
    4 weeks $1,260 £967
    5 weeks $1,480 £1,136
    6 weeks $1,700 £1,305
    8 weeks $2,140 £1,643
    10 weeks $2,580 £1,981
    12 weeks $3,020 £2,319
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, transport to and from your placement ($50-$75 per week), souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Lunches and Dinners
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Greece generally find US$150 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Guatemala

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $330 £253
    2 weeks $570 £437
    3 weeks $775 £595
    4 weeks $975 £748
    5 weeks $1,145 £879
    6 weeks $1,315 £1,009
    8 weeks $1,655 £1,270
    10 weeks $1,995 £1,531
    12 weeks $2,335 £1,793
    16 weeks $3,015 £2,315
    20 weeks $3,695 £2,837
    24 weeks $4,375 £3,359
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • 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.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Lunches while in-country
    • Spanish lessons (optional)
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Guatemala generally find US$65 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    India - Delhi

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $250 £191
    2 weeks $320 £245
    3 weeks $440 £337
    4 weeks $560 £430
    5 weeks $680 £522
    6 weeks $800 £614
    8 weeks $1,040 £798
    10 weeks $1,280 £982
    12 weeks $1,520 £1,167
    16 weeks $2,000 £1,535
    20 weeks $2,480 £1,904
    24 weeks $2,960 £2,272
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in India - Delhi generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on tours and activities

    India - Kerala

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $420 £322
    2 weeks $565 £433
    3 weeks $710 £545
    4 weeks $855 £656
    5 weeks $1,000 £767
    6 weeks $1,145 £879
    8 weeks $1,435 £1,101
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • 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.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, transport to and from placement, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program.
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Kerala generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Italy - Naples

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    2 weeks $735 £564
    3 weeks $985 £756
    4 weeks $1,235 £948
    5 weeks $1,485 £1,140
    6 weeks $1,735 £1,332
    8 weeks $2,235 £1,716
    10 weeks $2,735 £2,100
    12 weeks $3,235 £2,484
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Italy generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Italy - Rome

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $575 £441
    2 weeks $895 £687
    3 weeks $1,215 £932
    4 weeks $1,535 £1,178
    5 weeks $1,855 £1,424
    6 weeks $2,175 £1,670
    8 weeks $2,815 £2,161
    10 weeks $3,455 £2,653
    12 weeks $4,095 £3,144
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance, vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at the conclusion of the program.
    • Lunch each day - budget about US$10 per day for this.
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Rome generally find US$200 to be sufficient for weekly expenses including meals.
    • You will also need to budget an extra US$3 per night for the Rome Tourist Tax, paid directly to the accommodation.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Jamaica

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $395 £303
    2 weeks $715 £549
    3 weeks $1,000 £767
    4 weeks $1,275 £979
    5 weeks $1,540 £1,182
    6 weeks $1,795 £1,378
    8 weeks $2,290 £1,758
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs and in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program.
    • Lunches and dinners while in-country.
    • Transport to and from your placement (between US$5 - $12 per day).
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Jamaica generally find US$250 to be sufficient for weekly expenses.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Jordan

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $645 £495
    2 weeks $985 £756
    3 weeks $1,325 £1,017
    4 weeks $1,665 £1,278
    5 weeks $2,005 £1,539
    6 weeks $2,345 £1,800
    8 weeks $3,025 £2,322
    10 weeks $3,705 £2,845
    12 weeks $4,385 £3,367
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance, vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
    • Transfer back to the airport at the conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Jordan generally find US$50 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Kenya

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $280 £215
    2 weeks $400 £307
    3 weeks $520 £399
    4 weeks $640 £491
    5 weeks $760 £583
    6 weeks $880 £675
    8 weeks $1,120 £860
    10 weeks $1,360 £1,044
    12 weeks $1,600 £1,228
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Kenya generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Laos

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $260 £199
    2 weeks $425 £326
    3 weeks $590 £453
    4 weeks $750 £575
    5 weeks $910 £698
    6 weeks $1,070 £821
    8 weeks $1,290 £990
    10 weeks $1,510 £1,159
    12 weeks $1,730 £1,328
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • 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.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from placement.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Laos generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Madagascar

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    2 weeks $600 £460
    3 weeks $800 £614
    4 weeks $1,000 £767
    5 weeks $1,200 £921
    6 weeks $1,400 £1,075
    8 weeks $1,800 £1,382
    10 weeks $2,200 £1,689
    12 weeks $2,600 £1,996
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • 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.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Madagascar generally find US$50-100 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses

    Madagascar: Marine Conservation Project

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    4 weeks $1,520 £1,167
    5 weeks $1,750 £1,343
    6 weeks $1,980 £1,520
    8 weeks $2,440 £1,873
    10 weeks $2,900 £2,226
    12 weeks $3,360 £2,580
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Madagascar generally find US$40 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Mexico - Merida

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $320 £245
    2 weeks $520 £399
    3 weeks $710 £545
    4 weeks $880 £675
    5 weeks $1,020 £783
    6 weeks $1,190 £913
    8 weeks $1,530 £1,174
    10 weeks $1,870 £1,435
    12 weeks $2,210 £1,697
    16 weeks $2,890 £2,219
    20 weeks $3,570 £2,741
    24 weeks $4,250 £3,263
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • The Agriculture project has a one-off surcharge of US$65 to cover training and resources used in this project.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Lunches while in-country
    • Spanish lessons (optional)
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Mexico generally find US$90 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Morocco

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $310 £238
    2 weeks $580 £445
    3 weeks $770 £591
    4 weeks $960 £737
    5 weeks $1,150 £883
    6 weeks $1,340 £1,028
    8 weeks $1,720 £1,320
    10 weeks $2,000 £1,535
    12 weeks $2,280 £1,750
    16 weeks $2,840 £2,180
    20 weeks $3,400 £2,610
    24 weeks $3,960 £3,040
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Arabic/French lessons (optional)
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Morocco generally find US$40 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Nepal

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $250 £191
    2 weeks $380 £291
    3 weeks $510 £391
    4 weeks $640 £491
    5 weeks $770 £591
    6 weeks $900 £691
    8 weeks $1,140 £875
    10 weeks $1,380 £1,059
    12 weeks $1,620 £1,243
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • 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.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program (Pre-arranged airport drop off from Kathmandu can be arranged for US$14)
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Nepal generally find US$20 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    New Zealand

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    2 weeks $935 £717
    3 weeks $1,385 £1,063
    4 weeks $1,830 £1,405
    5 weeks $2,270 £1,743
    6 weeks $2,710 £2,080
    8 weeks $3,575 £2,745
    10 weeks $4,430 £3,401
    12 weeks $5,275 £4,050
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Dinners and weekend meals while in-country
    • Spending money - Volunteers in New Zealand generally find US$150 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including dinners and weekend meals.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Peru - Cusco

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $330 £253
    2 weeks $570 £437
    3 weeks $775 £595
    4 weeks $975 £748
    5 weeks $1,145 £879
    6 weeks $1,315 £1,009
    8 weeks $1,655 £1,270
    10 weeks $1,995 £1,531
    12 weeks $2,335 £1,793
    16 weeks $3,015 £2,315
    20 weeks $3,695 £2,837
    24 weeks $4,375 £3,359
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • 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.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
    • Lunches while in-country
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spanish lessons (optional)
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Peru - Cusco generally find US$70 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Peru - Lima

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $180 £138
    2 weeks $390 £299
    3 weeks $570 £437
    4 weeks $680 £522
    5 weeks $795 £610
    6 weeks $910 £698
    8 weeks $1,140 £875
    10 weeks $1,370 £1,052
    12 weeks $1,600 £1,228
    16 weeks $2,060 £1,581
    20 weeks $2,520 £1,935
    24 weeks $2,980 £2,288
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • The Medical and Construction and Renovation project has an extra cost of US$35 per week to cover materials, supervision and logistics involved in these projects.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spanish lessons (optional)
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Peru - Lima generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Philippines

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $260 £199
    2 weeks $425 £326
    3 weeks $590 £453
    4 weeks $750 £575
    5 weeks $910 £698
    6 weeks $1,070 £821
    8 weeks $1,290 £990
    10 weeks $1,510 £1,159
    12 weeks $1,700 £1,305
    16 weeks $2,080 £1,597
    20 weeks $2,460 £1,888
    24 weeks $2,840 £2,180
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • 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.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from placement if required.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Philippines generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Portugal

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $455 £349
    2 weeks $695 £533
    3 weeks $935 £717
    4 weeks $1,175 £902
    5 weeks $1,415 £1,086
    6 weeks $1,655 £1,270
    8 weeks $2,135 £1,639
    10 weeks $2,665 £2,046
    12 weeks $3,145 £2,415
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - volunteers 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.

    Portugal: Wolf Conservation Project

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    2 weeks $850 £652
    4 weeks $1,490 £1,144
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers on the Wolf Conservation project generally find US$150 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses, including meals.

    Portugal: Environmental Scuba Diving Project

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $905 £694
    2 weeks $1,515 £1,163
    3 weeks $2,130 £1,635
    4 weeks $2,675 £2,054
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - volunteers generally find US$65 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Puerto Rico

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $575 £441
    2 weeks $965 £741
    3 weeks $1,300 £998
    4 weeks $1,635 £1,255
    5 weeks $1,880 £1,443
    6 weeks $2,170 £1,666
    8 weeks $2,700 £2,073
    10 weeks $3,240 £2,487
    12 weeks $3,770 £2,894
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa (if required), flights, travel insurance, vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement each day.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program.
    • Lunch and dinner each day - budget about US$10 per meal for this.
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Puerto Rico generally find US$200 to be sufficient for weekly expenses.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Romania

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $360 £276
    2 weeks $570 £437
    3 weeks $770 £591
    4 weeks $960 £737
    5 weeks $1,140 £875
    6 weeks $1,320 £1,013
    8 weeks $1,680 £1,290
    10 weeks $2,040 £1,566
    12 weeks $2,400 £1,842
    16 weeks $3,080 £2,365
    20 weeks $3,760 £2,887
    24 weeks $4,440 £3,409
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Romania generally find US$60 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    South Africa

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $250 £191
    2 weeks $420 £322
    3 weeks $590 £453
    4 weeks $760 £583
    5 weeks $930 £714
    6 weeks $1,100 £844
    8 weeks $1,440 £1,105
    10 weeks $1,780 £1,366
    12 weeks $2,120 £1,627
    16 weeks $2,800 £2,150
    20 weeks $3,480 £2,672
    24 weeks $4,160 £3,194
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses

    South Africa: Surf Outreach Project

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $320 £245
    2 weeks $560 £430
    3 weeks $800 £614
    4 weeks $1,040 £798
    5 weeks $1,280 £982
    6 weeks $1,520 £1,167
    8 weeks $2,000 £1,535
    10 weeks $2,480 £1,904
    12 weeks $2,960 £2,272
    16 weeks $3,920 £3,010
    20 weeks $4,880 £3,747
    24 weeks $5,840 £4,484
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    South Africa - Kruger

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    2 weeks $825 £633
    4 weeks $1,380 £1,059
    6 weeks $1,885 £1,447
    8 weeks $2,390 £1,835
    10 weeks $2,895 £2,223
    12 weeks $3,400 £2,610
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Spending money - Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    South Africa - Table View

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $325 £249
    2 weeks $545 £418
    3 weeks $835 £641
    4 weeks $1,145 £879
    5 weeks $1,445 £1,109
    6 weeks $1,735 £1,332
    8 weeks $2,315 £1,777
    10 weeks $2,895 £2,223
    12 weeks $3,475 £2,668
    16 weeks $4,635 £3,559
    20 weeks $5,795 £4,449
    24 weeks $6,955 £5,340
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses

    South Africa - Table View: Surf, Skate & Swim Project

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $370 £284
    2 weeks $655 £502
    3 weeks $885 £679
    4 weeks $1,180 £906
    5 weeks $1,495 £1,147
    6 weeks $1,785 £1,370
    8 weeks $2,365 £1,816
    10 weeks $2,935 £2,253
    12 weeks $3,515 £2,699
    16 weeks $4,665 £3,582
    20 weeks $5,825 £4,472
    24 weeks $6,985 £5,363
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in South Africa generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Spain - Barcelona

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $625 £479
    2 weeks $1,030 £790
    3 weeks $1,435 £1,101
    4 weeks $1,840 £1,412
    5 weeks $2,245 £1,723
    6 weeks $2,650 £2,034
    8 weeks $3,460 £2,656
    10 weeks $4,270 £3,278
    12 weeks $5,080 £3,900
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • Discounts on language lessons
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Barcelona city tax paid directly to the accommodation - budget about US$10 for this
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Spain generally find US$80 to be sufficient for weekly expenses

    Spain - Barcelona: Marine Conservation Project

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $950 £729
    2 weeks $1,570 £1,205
    3 weeks $2,190 £1,681
    4 weeks $2,810 £2,157
    5 weeks $3,430 £2,633
    6 weeks $4,050 £3,109
    8 weeks $5,290 £4,062
    10 weeks $6,530 £5,014
    12 weeks $7,770 £5,966
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Barcelona city tax paid directly to the accommodation - budget about US$10 for this
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Spain generally find US$80 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals
    • Discounts on language lessons

    Sri Lanka

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $315 £241
    2 weeks $445 £341
    3 weeks $595 £456
    4 weeks $745 £572
    5 weeks $890 £683
    6 weeks $1,040 £798
    8 weeks $1,340 £1,028
    10 weeks $1,640 £1,259
    12 weeks $1,940 £1,489
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Sri Lanka generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses

    Sri Lanka: Turtle Conservation Project

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    2 weeks $570 £437
    3 weeks $830 £637
    4 weeks $1,090 £836
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Sri Lanka generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses

    Sri Lanka: Wild Elephant Conservation Project

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    2 weeks $1,010 £775
    3 weeks $1,230 £944
    4 weeks $1,450 £1,113
    5 weeks $1,670 £1,282
    6 weeks $1,890 £1,451
    8 weeks $2,330 £1,789
    10 weeks $2,770 £2,127
    12 weeks $3,210 £2,464
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Sri Lanka generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Tanzania

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $270 £207
    2 weeks $390 £299
    3 weeks $565 £433
    4 weeks $705 £541
    5 weeks $855 £656
    6 weeks $1,005 £771
    8 weeks $1,320 £1,013
    10 weeks $1,650 £1,267
    12 weeks $1,980 £1,520
    16 weeks $2,640 £2,027
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • 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.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transport to and from your placement and transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Tanzania generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Thailand

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    2 weeks $500 £383
    3 weeks $600 £460
    4 weeks $730 £560
    5 weeks $850 £652
    6 weeks $960 £737
    8 weeks $1,190 £913
    10 weeks $1,450 £1,113
    12 weeks $1,710 £1,313
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Thailand generally find US$20 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Thailand - Hua Hin

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $280 £215
    2 weeks $440 £337
    3 weeks $600 £460
    4 weeks $760 £583
    5 weeks $920 £706
    6 weeks $1,080 £829
    8 weeks $1,320 £1,013
    10 weeks $1,560 £1,197
    12 weeks $1,800 £1,382
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance, vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Thailand generally find US$50 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses

    Thailand - Hua Hin: Teaching English Project

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $310 £238
    2 weeks $490 £376
    3 weeks $670 £514
    4 weeks $850 £652
    5 weeks $1,030 £790
    6 weeks $1,210 £929
    8 weeks $1,470 £1,128
    10 weeks $1,730 £1,328
    12 weeks $1,990 £1,528
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance, vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Thailand generally find US$50 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    USA - Chicago

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $630 £483
    2 weeks $1,055 £810
    3 weeks $1,420 £1,090
    4 weeks $1,790 £1,374
    5 weeks $2,110 £1,620
    6 weeks $2,435 £1,869
    8 weeks $3,105 £2,384
    10 weeks $3,505 £2,691
    12 weeks $4,070 £3,125
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches and dinners for the duration of your volunteer period, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement, transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program and spending money - volunteers in Chicago generally find US$200 - $300 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    USA - New Orleans

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $500 £383
    2 weeks $880 £675
    3 weeks $1,215 £932
    4 weeks $1,565 £1,201
    5 weeks $1,905 £1,462
    6 weeks $2,165 £1,662
    8 weeks $2,805 £2,153
    10 weeks $3,365 £2,583
    12 weeks $3,955 £3,036
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • The Construction and Renovation project has a surcharge of US$50 per week for additional supervision and materials.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement, transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program and spending money - volunteers in New Orleans generally find US$100 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    USA - Philadelphia

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $625 £479
    2 weeks $1,050 £806
    3 weeks $1,385 £1,063
    4 weeks $1,755 £1,347
    5 weeks $2,065 £1,585
    6 weeks $2,375 £1,823
    8 weeks $2,970 £2,280
    10 weeks $3,580 £2,749
    12 weeks $4,155 £3,190
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches and dinners for the duration of your volunteer period, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement, transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program and spending money - volunteers in Philadelphia generally find US$200 - $300 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    USA - San Diego

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $605 £464
    2 weeks $1,015 £779
    3 weeks $1,330 £1,021
    4 weeks $1,675 £1,286
    5 weeks $1,975 £1,516
    6 weeks $2,290 £1,758
    8 weeks $2,830 £2,173
    10 weeks $3,415 £2,622
    12 weeks $3,955 £3,036
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, lunches and dinners for the duration of your volunteer period, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement, transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program and spending money - volunteers in San Diego generally find US$200 - $300 to be sufficient for basic weekly expenses.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Victoria Falls

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    2 weeks $1,020 £783
    4 weeks $1,760 £1,351
    6 weeks $2,500 £1,919
    8 weeks $3,240 £2,487
    10 weeks $3,980 £3,056
    12 weeks $4,580 £3,516
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Victoria Falls generally find US$100 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    • Volunteers ​staying for longer than 4 weeks ​will need to budget an extra US$500​ to ​obtain a temporary work permit​ ​from Zimbabwe Immigration in order to stay up to 90 days.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $275 £211
    2 weeks $435 £334
    3 weeks $595 £456
    4 weeks $755 £579
    5 weeks $915 £702
    6 weeks $1,075 £825
    8 weeks $1,295 £994
    10 weeks $1,515 £1,163
    12 weeks $1,725 £1,324
    16 weeks $2,145 £1,647
    20 weeks $2,565 £1,969
    24 weeks $2,985 £2,292
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • 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.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours, transport to and from your placement if required.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Vietnam - Ho Chi Minh generally find US$30 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Zambia

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $270 £207
    2 weeks $430 £330
    3 weeks $560 £430
    4 weeks $690 £529
    5 weeks $820 £629
    6 weeks $950 £729
    8 weeks $1,210 £929
    10 weeks $1,470 £1,128
    12 weeks $1,730 £1,328
    16 weeks $2,250 £1,727
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • 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.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, transport to and from your placement each day, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Transfer back to the airport at conclusion of the program
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Zambia generally find US$50 to be sufficient for weekly expenses
    • 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.
    Registration Fee
    What it covers
    • Most affordable program fees
    • Expert support from a program specialist
    • Full MyIVHQ account access
    • Online volunteer training
    • Comprehensive preparation tools
    • IVHQ alumni rewards
    Program Fee
    What it covers
    • 24/7 in-country support
    • Airport pick-up
    • Program orientation
    • Volunteer placement
    • Accommodation
    • Meals

    Zanzibar

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $540 £414
    2 weeks $725 £556
    3 weeks $910 £698
    4 weeks $1,095 £840
    5 weeks $1,280 £982
    6 weeks $1,465 £1,124
    8 weeks $1,835 £1,409
    10 weeks $2,170 £1,666
    12 weeks $2,470 £1,896
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
    • Visa, flights, travel insurance (mandatory), vaccinations, criminal background check, souvenirs, in-country trips or tours.
    • Spending money - Volunteers in Zanzibar generally find US$50-75 to be sufficient for weekly expenses.
    • Volunteers ​staying for 2 weeks or more ​will need to budget US$200​ to ​obtain a work permit.

    Zanzibar: Turtle Conservation Project

    Duration Program Fee
    USD GBP
    1 week $610 £468
    2 weeks $865 £664
    3 weeks $1,120 £860
    4 weeks $1,375 £1,055
    5 weeks $1,630 £1,251
    6 weeks $1,885 £1,447
    8 weeks $2,395 £1,839
    10 weeks $2,870 £2,203
    12 weeks $3,310 £2,541
    • All programs attract a Registration Fee from US$299 (approximately £229) on top of the Program Fee (partially refundable until 60 days before your program start date*). A 5% international banking fee is added at point of payment. IVHQ fees are priced in USD but you may elect to pay in GBP.
    • * Terms and Conditions do apply
    What extra costs will I have?
      Registration Fee
      What it covers
      • Most affordable program fees
      • Expert support from a program specialist
      • Full MyIVHQ account access
      • Online volunteer training
      • Comprehensive preparation tools
      • IVHQ alumni rewards
      Program Fee
      What it covers
      • 24/7 in-country support
      • Airport pick-up
      • Program orientation
      • Volunteer placement
      • Accommodation
      • Meals

      How to get started

      Pick a destination + project and apply for free
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      Pay the Registration Fee to secure your place and upgrade your MyIVHQ account
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