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About VESA

VESA’s humanitarian and conservation projects aim to provide direct action support to communities in parts of the world overlooked by traditional charities and aid organisations.

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Travel Info

From the minute you book your trip we provide you with everything you need to know, so you get the most out of your VESA experience. 

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Why visit Ecuador?

Ecuador is one of South America’s best-kept secrets. While it’s the second smallest country on the South American continent, Ecuador offers natural diversity and wildlife you won’t find anywhere else. In Ecuador you can drive from the steamy jungle of the Amazon basin, past snow capped Andean volcanoes, through tropical cloud forest and arrive on the warm equatorial Pacific coast – all in a day.

Country highlights

USD $

is the currency used in Ecuador

Spanish

is the language spoken in Ecuador

16million

and more populate the country of Ecuador

Bananas

is the main export out of Ecuador

Reviews

“Thanks so much for providing me with this amazing opportunity! Most fun I have ever had! Best I have ever felt!”

Jessica Lockyer – Carleton

Reviews

“My experience in Ecuador has been life changing. I have learned so much about myself and other people, all of which was very positive. This experience that VESA has allowed me to have has changed my life and opened my eyes to the difference people can make…”

Stephanie Roberts – Trent University

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“I have had such a great time in Ecuador helping with construction and exploring the jungle. The two weeks have been packed with so much to do and every part was fun! Thanks!”

Alessia Beebe – Southampton

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About
Amazonas Explored

Find out everything to know about the Amazonas Explored project.

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Health & Safety

Every aspect of our projects, from your departure to your return, has safety as our highest priority.

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