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Turtle Conservation Program in Costa Rica


Costa Rica: Rural Areas, San Jose

Program Duration

1-2 Week, 2-4 Week, 5-8 Week, 9-12 Week, 3-6 Month


Flexible/Open Start Dates


Volunteers must be at least 18 years old at the start of the placements (unless accompanied by an adult). A good command of English is required.


  • English
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

LV Registration Fee + Programs Fees starting at just USD 300 for one week!

Cost Includes:

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

Program Fees Include:

Includes accommodation, three meals a day, an airport pick-up (if required), orientation and 24/7 in-country support.

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Animal Welfare
  • Anthropology
  • Biological Research
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Business
  • Community Development
  • Conservation
  • Culture
  • Eco-tourism
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Geology
  • Human Rights
  • Law
  • Marine Conservation
  • Tree Planting
  • Wildlife

Typical Volunteer

Love Volunteers welcomes all who wish to volunteer and give their time and energy to help improve the lives of others in a developing country. Whilst some programs require specific education, qualifications and experience, all applicants must first and foremost have a genuine willingness to help, show drive and initiative, and bring a positive 'can-do' attitude. If this sounds like you, we want you on the team!

Age Range

18-25, 25-35, 35+

This Program is open to

Worldwide 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
  • Resume

Typically The Application Process Time is

48 hours

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network
  • Exit Debriefing Abroad