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Volunteer & Surf Panama

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks


All year round


* No Smoking is allowed, Bush and Forest Fires are an enormous concern!!
* Strong work ethics are required: reliable, responsible, honest, good sense of humor and dependable.
* You must be physically and mentally fit.
* Age: 18-35
* Must love outdoors/island living
* Make sure to contact your local health organization to inquire about the needed/recommended vaccinations and medicine.


  • English
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

1 Week: 995 USD (Includes return flight and boat transfers). 02 weeks: USD 1,495 03 weeks: USD 1,995 04 weeks: USD 2,195

Cost Includes:

  • Excursions
  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Language instruction
  • Registration fees
  • Written materials abroad
  • Written materials pre-departure
  • Travel while in host country

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Agriculture
  • Animal Welfare
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Development
  • Conservation
  • Culture
  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • English Teaching
  • Environment
  • Human Rights
  • Orphans
  • Parks
  • Sports
  • Street Children
  • Teaching
  • Water Projects
  • Youth

Typical Volunteer

Adventurer's individuals who have an interest in the outdoors and who do not mind to get wet and dirty while working for a good cause. This is a great place for those who love surfing and other water sport activities! Knowledge of the Spanish language is a plus but not a must.

Age Range

18 - 35

This Program is open to

American, Australian, Canadian, European and Kiwi Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work

in Groups of 2 - 10

Application Process Involves

  • Essay
  • Other
  • Resume
  • Transcript
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

4 weeks

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network