Ever thought about volunteering in a preinca archaelogical site and museum ? \o/

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The Exchange

We need volunteers to help out at the local museum in Huari (15 mins by public transport from Huancayo). The museum is located next to an archaeological place -> Wari Willka ruins. It shows the original place of the old Huanca-culture and their way of life around the VIII century.


24 hours of help per week

Social Work: Help the local community.

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs.

Tour Guide: Organize and lead tours around the area.

What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.

Breakfast: Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.

Lunch: Free lunch is served y'all, get yours!

Dinner: Have your free dinner before going to bed.

Free Laundry: There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.

Language lessons: Learn or improve your language skills.


European Union Passport

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

Your tasks is going to be to show the museum´s treasures to the visitors that are mostly Spanish speaking people. research,archaeological excavation, Therefore Spanish knowledge is necessary.
You will them the about the culture of the Huancas and show them all the exhibition objects.

If you are interested in it and your Spanish skills are very good, you can also help to discover more of that archaeological ruins and doing some archaeological research with the local staff to get to know more about the Huanca`s way of living.

Activities & Shift

at least 3 days a week , 4 hours a day. in the morning or in the afternoon.


We ask for a additional monetary contribution to the worldpacker reservation fee for your expenses such as Wi-Fi, electricity, laundry, food and gas of $ 200 usd per week in a shared bedroom.

For more information about your wanted activity just contact us!