Collaborate w/ us helping with the zoo!

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The Exchange

Support the employees at the local zoo in the Peruvian Central Andes with various daily tasks like taking care of animals, feeding them and cleaning their cages as well as maintenance.


What you offer

20 hours of help per week

Animal Care: Perfect for travelers willing to learn and get experience with animals welfare

Social Work: Help the local community.

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs.

Farming: Plant crops and care for animals.


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!

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


Requirements

Beginner English

Over 18 years old


What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa


Program Details

At the zoo there are more than 100 Peruvian amazonical and andean species of animals like pumas, lions, peruvian bears, panthers, snakes, condors and others.

As a volunteer you will support the local staff with feeding the animals, giving them medical assistance, cleaning their cages, rescuing them from mistreat and giving them a proper shelter. Other tasks that might occur occasionally are helping to maintain the area in general, doing gardening, building, painting, drawing, designing banners, guiding groups and making workshops, activities and shows for children and visitors.

For participating in that project at least 3 hours of working every weekday are required. It can be chosen if the workhours should take place in the morning or in the afternoon.


Activities & Shift

from 8 a.m to 11 a.m. every week day,


Rules

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 $550 Soles per week in a shared bedroom. Travel/Health Insurance required.

For more information about your wanted activity just contact us!