Cultural Discovery

Our Cultural Discovery programs delve into the unique cultural and experiential aspects of our program countries. We offer a range of cultural discovery options from the arts (painting, printmaking, stencil), to culinary arts (cooking classes, food tastings), and community service. We combine our days with engaging cultural activities as well as fun excursions to area highlights. Where will your Cultural Discovery take you?

Ingredients for a cooking class

A fun and immersive experience into the world of Oaxaca's culinary arts! Travel to the epicenter of Mexican cooking and cuisine. A hands-on cooking and learning program.

Price: $2,595
Ages: 14 - 18
Dates: Jun 29 - Jul 13

Alebrije painting workshop in Oaxaca, Mexico

Explore the unique diversity of crafts produced by talented local artisans. This program is a full immersion into the art scene and culture of Oaxaca  from its origins to the most contemporary expressions.

Price: $2,595
Ages: 14 - 18
Dates: Jun 15 - Jun 29 | Jul 13 - 27

Detailed marquetry work in the Alhambra

Enjoy hands-on art workshops and activities in Granada! Art permeates all aspects of Granada, from the Alhambra palace to the edgy graffiti found in the Realejo neighborhood.

Price: $3,495
Ages: 14 - 18
Dates: Jun 30 - Jul 16

Students touring La Boca neighborhood

Immerse yourself in the language and culture of Argentina through community service! This program combines community service and learning about Argentine culture through Spanish-language classes, cultural activities, and excursions.

Price: $4,795
Ages: 15 - 18
Dates: Jun 29 - Jul 26

Community service with school children in Lima, Peru

Delve into the language and culture of Peru through community service! Travel to Lima, where Peru's storied past intertwines with its emerging future.

Price: $2,595
Ages: 14 - 18
Dates: Jun 22 - Jul 06

Mural of workers in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Explore the arts in Buenos Aires! Buenos Aires is the ideal place to engage in a variety of art forms. This program focuses on photography, printmaking and interactions with local artists. 

Price: $3,595
Ages: 14 - 18
Dates: Jun 29 - Jul 12