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Amazon Photography Internship Programme, Peru

2+ Weeks from

£1272
18+
minimum age

  • Enhance your photography skills working alongside a professional
  • Get immersed in the Amazon wilderness
  • Get up close to varied tropical wildlife deep in the rainforest
  • Contribute to conservation and research efforts

Project Costs

Hoatzins by river amazon

The cost to join the Photography Programme varies depending on the time of year you join.

Between 1st June and 30th September, the cost is £1272 for 2 weeks, £1499 for 3 weeks and £1956 for 1 month.

Between 1st October and 31st May, the cost is £1280 for 2 weeks, £1689 for 3 weeks and £2299 for 1 month.

This covers all programme costs, including food, clean drinking water, lodging, project materials, boat transport to and from lodges, Puerto Maldonado airport collection and departure transfers, all training and supervision by project manager, WorkingAbroad Projects backup and placement support.

The airfare to Peru and the internal airfare/bus to Puerto Maldonado, travel/medical insurance and personal expenses are not included within this price.  It is mandatory for you to take out travel and medical insurance for the duration of the project.

If you are interested in joining for more than 1 month, then please don’t hesitate to reach out to Charlotte about more details on fees etc on Charlotte@workingabroad.com


Payment Terms

To secure your placement on the project, you will need to complete and submit the application form with your application payment of £195 (included in the total project costs listed above). If for some reason your application is not accepted, we will reimburse this payment fully. However for those who are accepted, 10% of the full amount needs to be paid within 10 days of being confirmed on the project, with the remainder (90%) to be paid one month before departure. Once you have been accepted on the programme, you will receive an Information Package with all detailed information on your project, Peru, suggested items to bring etc.


Project Dates 

Interns can join between March and November every year. The dates below are flexible, but interns should arrive in Puerto Maldonado on a Monday, due to logistics and to facilitate training and introduction together the following day, and then leave Puerto Maldonado on a Sunday. Accommodation can be sorted (at own cost) at a local hostel in town in case of arrival earlier than Monday or later departures than Sunday.

Start End Availability
September 23rd 2019 October 6th 2019
October 7th 2019 October 20th 2019
October 21st 2019 November 3rd 2019
November 4th 2019 November 17th 2019
March 9th 2020 March 22nd 2020
March 23rd 2020 April 5th 2020
April 6th 2020 April 19th 2020
April 20th 2020 May 3rd 2020
May 4th 2020 May 17th 2020
May 18th 2020 May 31st 2020
Amazon Photography Internship Programme, Peru

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