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Experience, learn and create an impact in the island of Bohol, the Philippine’s most whimsical island. During the 14 day programme, you will be involved in activities that focus on saving the environment, supporting diversity, creating a unified community and promoting global perspectives.

You will attend a multicultural and global citizenship seminar, train to become focused on sustainable activities such as coastal resource management and organic farming, and celebrate the Sandugo Festival that commemorates Treaty of Friendship.

You will also get to experience the island’s 1,268 Chocolate Hills, top-notch white sand beaches, and Filipino-Spanish heritage and culture while participating in other activities such as dolphin watching, diving and river cruising.

What's included in your experience

  • Airfare
  • Airport Pick-up
  • Housing
  • Meals
  • 24/7 Emergency Support
  • Cultural Tours
  • Domestic Transport
  • Assistance with Application Process
  • Visa Application Assistance
  • Access to Alumni Network
  • Continuous Support
  • Worldwide Presence
  • 70 Years Experience

What you are responsible for

  • Vaccinations
  • Visa and Passport Fees

Let AFS guide your intercultural adventure

Kick-start your future with AFS and discover who you really are, make new lifetime friendships and immerse yourself in a fascinating intercultural experience.

This programme begins at your home country with a pre-departure orientation and continues with orientations, other supported learning activities and facilitated conversations which will help you maximize your experience, cope with the challenges of navigating a new culture and community as well as gain knowledge, skills, and a global understanding throughout your time abroad, and as you return to your home country. AFS volunteers will be there to support and guide you and your host family the whole way through.

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