By choosing a placement in Arequipa, you’ll be presented with a unique set of experiences and opportunities. For example, the prevalence of cancer in Peru means local pharmacists often create their own chemotherapy medication. When it’s time to head outside, Peru won't disappoint either – with three hundred days of sun every year it’s ideal for outdoor adventures. Whether you’re exploring Lake Titicaca’s floating villages or roaming the textile markets, you’ll never have a dull moment in Peru. Read what our students think below!
"I was in an approachable environment with some of the most open-minded and patient-devoted clinicians I’ve ever met."Read more
"I saw, first hand, the lengths some patients went to to avoid conventional medical treatments, and instead persist with traditional herbal remedies."Read more
"To anyone considering spending their summer in Peru with Work the World - GO! It’s an experience of a lifetime that you won’t regret."Read more
"I never felt alone or out of my depth".Read more
Machu Picchu had the most stunning views and beautiful Inca structures.Read more
Arequipa is a city that never sleeps, always something to do.Read more