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Group Volunteering in Amazon: From USD320 for 1 Week!


Ecuador: Esmeraldas, Tena

Program Duration

5-8 Week, 1-2 Week, 2-4 Week, 3-6 Month, Alternative Spring Break, Summer


Projects run throughout the year, you pick when you go!


Varies by project, please see the individual project descriptions on the UBELONG website.


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Cost in US$:

Program fees from only USD320 for 1 week!

Cost Includes:

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

Program Fees Include:

UBELONG is a social organization. Our fees are the most affordable in the world if you want to make a real impact, join an incredibly tight-knit community of international volunteers and have the finest team of professionals supporting you throughout your experience. Some of what the UBELONG fees include:

**World-class 24/7 support from our in-country and Washington, DC based teams.
**Clean, comfortable and safe housing.
**Delicious meals every day.
**Access to humanitarian projects where you will be mentored and empowered to make a real impact.
**Conveniences like airport pickup and access to discounted flights and insurance.
**Friendship with the many other volunteers who you will be living and serving with.
**Telling the world you joined a program with UBELONG, a name known by universities and employers across the world as the gold standard of international volunteering.

Credit Available


Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Agriculture
  • Animal Welfare
  • Biological Research
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Conservation
  • Eco-tourism
  • Economic Development
  • Environment
  • Geology
  • Marine Conservation
  • Organic Farming
  • Reforestation
  • Renewable Energy
  • Trail Building
  • Wildlife

Typical Volunteer

UBELONG Volunteers have the well-deserved reputation of being some of the finest international volunteers in the world. From students at top universities to professionals at prestigious organizations to backpackers and retirees traveling for months, UBELONG Volunteers come from all backgrounds, ethnicities and nationalities. Join the finest volunteers in the world today!

Age Range

18 & Up

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living
  • Guest House

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 2-100

Application Process Involves

  • In-Person Interview when Feasible
  • Resume
  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

1-7 days

Post Services Include

  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home
  • Alumni Network
  • Job and Internship Network