El Nomad

We offer sustainable study abroad and Spanish immersion programs in Latin America.

Based in the UNESCO heritage site of Cuenca, Ecuador, we're specialists in Latin American culture. We work individually with each student, adult, faculty, or study abroad director to put together customized faculty-led and independent experiences that fit your professional and personal abroad goals.


Our Story

Founded in 2007, El Nomad grew from two people with a lifetime of experience traveling and studying abroad. With a passion for seeing culture and bringing back authentic travel experiences, El Nomad strives to educate you on how best to grow in global competency and awareness. Our goal is to keep spreading around the world, offering our unique adventurous, sustainable and educational programs to people across all walks of life.



Spanish Immersion
Improve your Spanish fluency in an intensive cultural immersion experience in Cuenca, Ecuador.

Sustainable Service Learning
Take part in a sustainable, student-led project that combines community engagement, leadership and critical self-reflection.

Public Health in Latin America
Gain international medical experience within Latin America's private and public sectors.

Experiences for high schoolers
Cultural Immersion and service learning - engage in meaningful community service work in Ecuador. leave with memories that will last a lifetime.

Create your own program
Interests lie elsewhere? Start a conversation with our team to customise an experience directly within your abroad goals?

Hike the breathtaking Andes Mountains and discover Machu Picchu.

Galapagos Islands
Sustainably discover plant and wildlife found nowhere else on this planet!

Growing beyond Ecuador
We're excited to expand our services and programs beyond Ecuador into other parts of Latin America! 


Join Our Team

Collaborate with professionals who value sustainability and global awareness in Ecuador.

Site Coordinator
Are you a crowd-pleaser with management flair, an eye for detail, and a passion for positive impact? We're looking for a site coordinator to lead inspired group programs and pass the El Nomad vision on to our students. Create, lead and inspire with impact.

Videographer / Photographer
Do you shoot photos or videos that inspire the masses to live their dreams and see the world? We need you. Whether your focus is photography or video production, we want your vision and eye for capturing the heart of El Nomad. Make your resume look like no other. Get in touch today for the adventure of a lifetime.

Are you an experienced or aspiring marketing professional? Connect with partners in the industry, build a solid presence on social media platforms and creatively develop the face and voice of El Nomad. Boost your resume and learn more about yourself and the world around you.

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