Spend a few hours doing charity work on your next vacation.
Want to really get to know the locals on your next trip? The growing voluntourism trend has inspired many goodwill ambassadors to travel the world seeking a higher purpose by doing charitable volunteer work abroad.
But not everyone can devote an entire trip to a volunteer project, so some hotels are meeting guest needs by offering programs for visitors who want to donate part of their downtime to helping local nonprofits. There’s usually no additional cost, and, in most cases, the hotel provides transportation. Here are 10 properties that offer volunteering opportunities to guests.