Volunteer Programs and Vacation Tours Abroad
on Family Volunteering Abroad and Family Vacation
Galapagos Family Volunteering
Lead Adventures offers the opportunity for you to travel and volunteer together as a family in any of the four amazing regions of Ecuador: Amazon, Andes, Coast and the Galapagos Islands. You can combine volunteer work with adventure travels or tours, and really get to the roots of the country. Help street children, schools, animal rescue centres, a Galapagos Giant Tortoise breeding centre, coach sports, and more.
Voluntourism and in a Green Tourism Project and Live with a Host Family in the South of France
Spend a meaningful holiday with your family
taking part in the development of an eco-tourism project
with French and international families. The week will
include daily activities such as gardening and land
art, animal feeding, fruit picking, and more.) While
there, enjoy the picturesque landscape and memorable
landmarks in the region (swimming in the gorges or
the waterfalls, etc.). Your family
will enjoy collective living in a French environment
and experience the cultural and linguistic exchange
at a very low cost!
Aware Adventures in Service
This nonprofit currently offers volunteer
projects in 18+ countries worldwide. Adventures in
service focuses on cultural awareness and sustainability.
All program costs, including airfare, are U.S. tax-deductible,
though airfare must be purchased independently.
Volunteers are of all ages, with an exciting emphasis
Family Volunteering Abroad
Projects Abroad is the world's largest international volunteer organization. Trusted by over 132,000 volunteers. Discover over 18 exciting countries across 5 continents: Argentina, Botswana, Cambodia, Ecuador - Galapagos Islands, Fiji, Ghana, Jamaica, Kenya, Mongolia, Nepal, Peru, Philippines, Romania, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, and Thailand. Volunteer programs start year-round and last from one week to a year. Opportunities most appropriate for children exist in childcare, conservation, sports coaching, and more!
Family walking and cultural trips—for all ages including
infants—to New Zealand, Peru, the Swiss Alps, Costa
Rica, Provence, and Tuscany.
Volunteer Vacations in Asia, Africa & Latin
Volunteer vacations for families in Asia, Africa
and Latin America. Immerse yourself in a different culture
while giving back, engaging in hands-on cultural workshops,
and connecting with fascinating people. Volunteer to support
children, animals and the environment. 1 to 2 week all-inclusive
Family-oriented bike tours with themes around Europe, especially France and Italy, as well as in Latin America.
Hands Up Holidays
Luxury Family Volunteer Vacations
Hands Up Holidays offers small group tours that combine sightseeing with meaningful hands-on community development work (projects include teaching English, house building, and environmental projects). Our tours average 2 weeks in length with the volunteer component comprising roughly 1/3 of the trip, with the rest of the time for exploring, learning and relaxing. For more info, please see our website or contact us.
Massachusetts-based company that plans family vacations
in Alaska, Belize, China, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Egypt, Panama,
Peru, Tanzania, and Turkey. Pen Pal program and reading
lists help kids really hook into the trip.