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Volunteering for 16 and 17 year olds in Costa Rica

Program Duration

5-8 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks


  • Spanish

Program Fees Include:

Accommodation: Single or shared room in a homestay (according to availability)
Food: 3 Meals per day
Airport pick up and drop off from San Jose International Airport
Training: Pre-departure preparation pack, on-site orientation and project induction provided
Language classes: 6 hours language class provided
Support: On-site coordinator providing 24 hour support
Activities: 1 dance class or 1 cookery class included. Staff help organise evening and weekend activities.

Experience Required


    A basic level of Spanish (Basic User Level A1 of CEFR) is required. All volunteers will be asked to attend a telephone interview and obtain parental consent forms for acceptance onto the projects.

Volunteer Types

  • Agriculture
  • Animal Welfare
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Development
  • Conservation
  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • Teaching
  • Wildlife

Age Range

16-17 year olds

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application