Are you looking for a cheap volunteer trip, a wonderful experience which fits your budget? Check out some of our best volunteer programs overseas, both rewarding and inexpensive! You will be surprised, how affordable a volunteer trip actually can be, and enjoy your experience with Iko Poran! Our prices are among the cheapest.
We at IKPVA do our best, to keep your cost low and transparent, but at the same time, we have quality in mind. Simply, we want to deliver the best travel experience for you, meaningful and rewarding volunteer work and benefits both for the local people and for you.
Some of the Best Opportunities for Highly Affordable Volunteer Trips
Rio de Janeiro – Cidade Maravilhosa – An authentic trip to the wonderful city and unbelievable affordable
Iko Poran runs it’s own volunteer projects in Rio de Janeiro, and therefore is most affordable. The local staff is always available and will guide you through your volunteer experience. Nathan and Lindsey from USA, first went for a volunteer trip to Argentina and worked on a building for a community, and then to Rio, for sports volunteering.
Volunteer Frederikke Cronquist from Denmark is teaching English for tour guides in Rio de Janeiro and teaching drawing techniques for ...Read More
Gary Ward, from the UK, is volunteering at a Samba School in Rio de Janeiro. With the fellow Brazilian workers ...Read More
Giulia Russo Walti from Italy went for her first time volunteer experience to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: My experience in ...Read More
South Africa – Make a Dream Come True, volunteer for cheap in this wonderful country!
A dream came true for Isabella from Brazil, when she first went to Cape Town, to care for the children at Doreen’s Crèche. A volunteer trip to South Africa is much cheaper, than you may think!
Mayara Pedra Pinheiro, from Brazil, shares her love in a kindergarten in South Africa as a parenting teacher in Cape ...Read More
Michel has been teaching samba rhythms to the children of a daycare in Masiphumelele, Cape Town. The children enjoy playing ...Read More
This trip was first and foremost a dream come true, I had long wanted to visit South Africa and this ...Read More
Spiritual Experiences at a Buddhist Monastery on a Volunteer Trip to Nepal
On a volunteer trip to Nepal, you can immerse in the Buddhist culture, while doing a great job teaching young monks English at a Monastery. For medical students, the internship at the Pediatric Hospital is a great way to broaden their knowlegde. Breathtaking landscapes wait for you in this magic country!
Luca Vlasceanu & Virgil Munteanu, from Romania, enjoy teaching young monks as volunteer teachers at a Buddhist Monastery in Nepal ...Read More
For Alice Garnier teaching in Nepal was her favorite as a volunteer, since she felt like a Nepali family. What ...Read More
I must say volunteering at a buddhist monastery in Nepal was the best decision of my life. Not only do ...Read More
Ecuador – Immersion in a Community in the Andean Cloud Forest – some of the cheapest volunteer trips!
Ming from China never will forget the smiles on the faces of the children at school. She has been teaching English in Ecuador and enjoyed her stay with her host family. During your volunteer trip to Ecuador, you can work on the reforestation of the cloud forest in an environmental project. With your love to visual arts, you can dive into an experience with local arts and crafts, developing your creativity.
Join our organic farming volunteer project in a small village of Ecuador’s Cloud Forest. During this ecological volunteer placement, you ...Read More
Sam and his girlfriend went to Ecuador, to save an Amazon Community, and found the people were beyond amazing: So ...Read More
I’m writing this review based on my experience as a one month volunteer in Ecuador. I was assigned with a ...Read More
India – Exciting Volunteer Projects and a Week of Free Cultural Activities!
When Odette Crisp from Australia came to Jaipur, India, she was overwhelmed by the Indian culture. In the first week, she took part in many free cultural activities, including Yoga, learning Hindi, baking chapati. There was even a dance workshop! Having this in mind, this trip is really cheap regarding everything which is offered. Then Odette started teaching English to children and to women. Claire soon followed in the women empowerment project, and now even a woman from Colombia wants to come and help the women in Jaipur.
Patricia Oliveira & Rui Falhas Santos have been teaching at school in India. Both volunteer teachers come from Portugal and ...Read More
We would like to thank Lailana Smith, who was caring for the children in Jaipur, India. Lailana came from Australia ...Read More
Joseph Guzman chose to volunteer teaching children in India. With his joy and dedication he was a great and positive ...Read More
Argentina – Community Building, Football Coaching and more at very affordable prices!
In this last chapter, we come back to Nathan and Lindsey who started their trip in Buenos Aires. Read here about the exciting experiences. If you are into football, Argentina is the country! Coach boys and girls at school, and maybe, even discover a new Messi.
Takara Chan and Lucy Thiess, volunteers from Australia, get their hands-on preparing and serving meals to adults and children in ...Read More
Adam is probably about to discover a new Messi in Buenos Aires! While he is coaching young football talents he ...Read More
My fiancé and I had an incredible experience volunteering in Argentina and now in Brazil. Our project in Buenos Aires ...Read More
Best Volunteer Programs in Peru
Many of our volunteers find Peru especially inspiring, as you can even get in touch with indigenous people. You can travel high up in the mountains and try out our Andean Immersion. In the Peruvian Amazon you can teach English and more, and live with the jungle community.
This 6-weeks volunteering experience in Padre Cocha remain like a dream, a wonderful sharing moment for me. I was a ...Read More
I spent 6 weeks on Cusco, in Perou, as a volunteer in a college with down syndrome children. All they ...Read More
Sílvia Malheiro, from Portugal, chose to spend her Christmas helping children in Cusco, and she is loving it. How to ...Read More
Albane Pournin from France had joined a childcare program in Cambodia last year, this year she is joining 4 programs ...Read More
At first I was feeling kind of afraid because of the distance and the new culture… But the experience could ...Read More
Gabriela Lopes, from Brazil, has been celebrating San Juan with students from her Teaching Program in Peru. San Juan is ...Read More