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Most Affordable Environment program in the Ecuadorian Amazon

Program Duration

1-2 Week, 2-4 Week, 9-12 Week, 5-8 Week


First and third Mondays of each month


No qualification required


  • English
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

Most affordable: from USD 150

Cost Includes:

  • Housing
  • Food
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Written materials pre-departure
  • Written materials abroad

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Conservation
  • Environment
  • Reforestation
  • Tree Planting

Typical Volunteer

Most volunteers are from 18 to 30 years old, but we also receive older volunteers on our programs. Everybody is welcome regardless of their age.

Age Range

minimum age requirement 18 years old

This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Home-stays

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

30 days

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network