Travel Agency



Name of the project: Agencia de Viajes Flamenco

Location: Cusco



Not Included


Project Description: Cultural and Adventure Travel is a privately run, local tourism agency specializing in the organization of different excursions around the Cusco area. Examples include: city tours, the traditional Inca trail, Inca Jungle, Salcantay excursion, as well as various other cultural activities. The agency is responsible for organizing and booking a tourist’s entire itinerary, from arrival until departure. Although small, the organization has international contacts and has extensive experience working with tourist coming from Europe and North America.


Volunteer Responsibilities: Volunteers who choose to work within this project will not only help with daily tasks but will gain valuable experience in the tourism sector. Responsibilities would include: helping with the daily paperwork, booking reservations and answering e-mails from contacts from all over the world, and translating touristic programs into different languages such as German, Dutch, French, and English. Volunteers may also be involved in transferring tourists from the airport to their hotel where they will do a briefing of the major tours and activities that have been booked. Although experience is not required, an understanding of the different applications of Microsoft Office, marketing tools, and internet usage is highly recommended.


Minimum Stay Required: 4 weeks


Volunteers Needed:

• Students of communication management, marketing, or tourism

• Students of different languages

• Tourism agents

• Volunteers without specific studies


Required Level of Spanish: Intermediate to Advanced


Typical Workday Hours: 9am – 6pm





• Transportation from Cusco airport

• Introductory tour

• Welcome dinner

• 20 hours of Spanish lessons

• Introduction to project with in country coordinator

• First accommodation option in a volunteer shared apartment

• Second accommodation option in a host family (for an additional 50 dollars/week- three meals included)

• Salsa lessons, cooking lessons, game nights (once a week)

• Horseback riding or white water rafting excursions

• Teaching materials for the course

• Support / contact person in the project

• Emergency contact available 24 hours a day

• The support of our local staff and coordinators

• A T-shirt from our organization

• Certificate of your participation in the project

• Certificate of your Spanish level after classes

• Administration costs





• Airfare

• Travel insurance

• Vaccinations

• Personal expenses

• Tickets to tourist sites

• Extra tours or excursions


Option: If you would like our organization to arrange your flight from Lima to Cusco and an overnight stay in a hotel in Lima, the extra cost will amount to 327 dollars.





4 weeks

(Incl. spanish lessons one week)


8 weeks

(Incl. spanish lessons four weeks)


Extra week Spanish lessons

Extra week accommodation

  USD 1,019

  USD 1,414

  USD 229

  USD 190



If you would like our organization to arrange your flight from Lima to Cusco and an overnight stay in a hotel in Lima, the extra cost will amount to 327 dollars.


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Munich Germany


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