Price List for United Planet Volunteer Abroad Programs

Program fees for 1-12 weeks, for 2013-2014

United Planet works hard to make our prices as reasonable as possible, while maintaining our personalized service and standards of excellence. Our fees reflect unparalleled support for the volunteer, and real service to sustainable projects in the community. Please visit our Fundraising Page for help with raising money for your Quest.

international volunteer program feesPlease note that United Planet is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization in the United States. All fees associated with your Volunteer Abroad Quest are tax-deductible for U.S. citizens; this includes the Program Fee, and may include your airfare as well. If you have any questions, please get in touch. Thanks!

Program fees typically include:

  • Preparation and training before departure
  • Food and lodging in your host country
  • Airport transportation in host country
  • Emergency medical insurance
  • On-going support and supervision
  • Language lessons, cultural activities and excursions (varies by country, call for details)

Click on a country to learn more about what is included in the program fee.

 Country

Project

wk

10 days 2 wks 3 wks 4 wks 5 wks 6 wks 7 wks 8 wks 9 wks 10 wks 11 wks 12 wks
Chile All programs
2295 2445 2575 2845 3075 3395 3685 4015 4325 4635 4945 5245 5545
China Regular Program     2625 2995 3445 3775 4145 4545 4945 5335 5775 6125 6345
  Summer Teaching Program         3495                
Costa Rica Regular Program 2285 2515 2645 2945 3265 3575 3885 4195 4515 4815 5135 5435 5735
  Sea Turtle Program
2435 2665 2795 3095 3415 3725 4035 4345 4665 4965 5285 5585 5885
Ecuador Regular Program
1985 2165 2335 2695 3035 3365 3695 4035 4375 4725 5045 5395 5685
  Galapagos Program
  3160 3330 3690 4030 4360 4690 5030 5370 5720 6040 6390 6680
Ghana All programs     2595 2945 3275 3575 3875 4195 4495 4815 5125 5435 5745
Nepal Kathmandu Program
2195 2395 2575 2975 3365 3775 4145 4545 4945 5335 5775 6125 6345
  Outside Kathmandu
        3615 4025 4395 4795 5195 5595 6025 6375 6595
Peru All programs 1995 2165 2285 2595 2915 3215 3525 3845 4165 4465 4775 5025 5275
Romania All programs 2285 2525 2645 2975 3295 3615 3885 4195 4465 4815 5125 5435 5735
S. Africa All programs           3575 3875 4195 4495 4815 5125 5435 5745
Tanzania All programs     2595 2945 3275 3575 3875 4195 4495 4815 5125 5435 5745

All prices are in US Dollars. Current for 2013-2014. Please note: Prices are subject to change. 


We would love to do all we can to make it possible for you to volunteer abroad. We offer fundraising tools, and advice about saving money on flights and incidentals. Please contact us for more information, and let us know what you need.

Special Discounts:

  • Refer someone who participates in a Short- or Long-term Quest and you will receive 10% off your total Short-term Quest program fee or  5% off your total Long-term Quest program fee.
  • Participate in 2 Quests and receive 10% off one of your Short-term Quest program fees.
  • Teachers receive 10% off the total Short-term Quest program fee.

Long Term Prices page