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Volunteer with Turtles in Costa Rica

Program Duration

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

Dates

You can volunteer here between 1st July and 15th December each year for 1 – 12 weeks.

Travel Types

  • Ecology
  • Vacation Packages

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

1 week costs $949; each additional week costs $300 per week, excluding flights.

Program Fees Include:

- Phone or face-to-face planning and briefing
- Pre-departure advice covering medical, safety and project advice
- Help and advice from our UK office 24/7 whilst in Costa Rica
- Advice on obtaining a visa
- Full orientation and induction to project before you begin
- Meet and greet at San José airport and transfer to on your first night
- First night hotel accommodation in San Jose (does not include meals)
- Transfer to the project site from San Jose on arranged public transport
- Shared accommodation with en-suite facilities at the beach project
- Food (three meals a day)
- Return transfer with public transport to San Jose
- Final night hotel accommodation in San Jose
- Return transfer to the airport
- Contribution to Oyster’s adopted turtle
- Free access to InterHealth’s Travel Health Advice Service
- Oyster Worldwide volunteer t-shirt

On your return:

- Welcome home pack
- Certificate of Recognition (on request)
- References (on request)

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Animal Welfare
  • Conservation
  • Environment
  • Wildlife

Age Range

17-80

This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living

Application Process Involves

  • Phone/Video Interview
  • In-Person Interview when Feasible
  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 day from recepit of form to booking interview