Maintenance, work in organic gardens, feeding animals, taking care of animals
About the project
Due to Peru's geographical position it is the perfect breeding ground for rare plants and exotic animals. This animal protection projects main objective is to explore the native flora and fauna and thus be able to protect and conserve them, this makes sure that the environment is biologically diverse.
The zoological center relies on its close relationships with local commmunities and universities to research and care for all the exotic plants and animals, among these animals are turtles, monkeys, birds, llamas, parrots, bears, peccaries, condors and ocelots.
As well as the center works very hard on educating the local communities close to the reserve on how important it is to protect the local flora and fauna for future generations.
In this project you will be given a wide range of different tasks and activities in order to protect the local wildlife.
On a typical working day you willl:
In your free time there are a wide range of activities such as concerts sports and museums in the nearby town of Cusco.
For this project you have the oppurtunity to stay with a native family in Peru. You will have a private bedroom but share bathroom and other living areas with the family. It is a great way to get to know the culture and improve your Spanish skills.
Yes, full board is provided (3 meals per day)