3 Volunteer programs in Colombia

In Colombia we have 3 Volunteering Programs available including Kindergarten, Teaching English and a Culture Week. You can combine different projects easily with us without any extra costs!

Location: Cartagena, Colombia
Start Dates: Start every Monday throughout the year
Arrival: Aeropuerto Internacional Rafael Núñez on Sunday before 17:00
Duration: 1-8 weeks
Age: Join from 18 years old

about the programs in Colombia

About the Program

We see volunteering and meaningful travel as an essential part of personal and career development, playing a key role in building on life and work related skills. We aim to provide life changing volunteer & travel experiences for individuals looking to take part in placements during a volunteer abroad experience, gap year, career break or a meaning trip abroad.

For the program in Colombia you need to arrive on Sunday before 17:00. You will be picked up and taken to your accommodation by the coordinator.

You can join the program from a short term 1 week to 2 weeks program up to 8 weeks. We have several projects available in Colombia available and you can build your own program from the different projects.

Holidays in Colombia : Colombia Holidays


  • Volunteers need to be 18 years or over to participate
  • You need to have your own travel insurance in order to join the program
  • Participants need to be in good health
  • As this is a cross-cultural program it is important to be flexible and open to local customs and traditions
  • All participants must have a clean criminal background check and present it to the coordinator upon arrival


Our program in Colombia is located in Cartagena. Cartagena is also well-known as Cartagena de Indias. Cartagena is a city bursting of life with stunning wonders.

Accommodation & Meals

There are three meals included from Monday to Friday and two meals during the weekend. The volunteer accommodation is based on single gender rooms.

volunteer programs in Colombia

You can build your own program on the application form where you can choose which project or experience you want to join and you can also combine different projects and create your own program in Colombia. You can start the regular projects from 1 week.

Here are the volunteer programs in Colombia :

Culture Week

Immerse yourself in Cartagena’s Colombian Culture. Enjoy the sights, sounds and cuisine of this wonderful city and meet its residents. Be introduced to the history and traditions of Colombia.

Click here for full details and brochure

Kindergarten Experience

Get to know and work with Cartagena city pre-schoolers in some of the poorest areas, as you help out with daily kindergarten activities.

Click here for full details and brochure

Teaching Experience

Share your love for teaching with local students, as you assist teachers in primary or secondary schools located in impoverished areas of Cartagena. 

Click here for full details and brochure

prices of the program in colombia

Prices in Pounds
395 Pounds per week

Prices in US$
495 US$ per week

Prices in AU$
595 AU$ per week

Prices in Euro
415 Euro per week

What’s included : Volunteer Program • Airport pickup • Accommodation • Meals • Support • Pre-departure information

Not included : flight, insurance, visa, criminal background check, vaccinations, transport back to the airport at end of the program, personal expenses, 4% international banking fee

Why book with GapXperience

Lowest Prices

Our prices are some of the lowest of similar programs without reducing the quality, support and services.

Fixed Price

With us there are no extra costs such as registration, application or admin costs, only one fixed price.

Combine Projects

With GapXperience you can combine different projects in one program location at no extra charge.

Book Together

Book together with one or more persons and you all get a discount of £30/US$40/AU$50/€35.

Combine Countries

Combine programs in different locations/countries and get 5% discount from the second program!

Returning Customers

Many of our customers join us again every year. Returning customers get a discount of £30/US$40/AU$50/€35.

How to Book your Program

Participants are encouraged to submit their applications as far in advance as possible as places on the program are limited. Apply today and get ready for one of the most amazing experiences of your life!

Application Form
Fill out the Application Form. We will process your application and let you know if your application was successful within 24 hours.

Pay your deposit to reserve you place in the program. You can pay the deposit in these currencies: £95, US$135, AU$185 or €125.

Remaining Fees
Pay the remaining fees, minus the deposit which you already paid, six weeks before your start date of your program.

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