Volunteer in Costa Rica
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Volunteer in Costa Rica


  • Conservation
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Reforestation

Program Duration

2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 3-6 Months

Year(s) Offered

On-going, throughout school year and summer

Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Couples.

Cost in USD per week

USD 10/day, minimum 3 weeks. Homestay is an additional USD 15/day and includes all meals and laundry.

Program Includes:

Volunteer fees (USD 10/day) includes: transportation to and from homestay to worksite, internet usage at school, free coffee/tea at school, workshops on Costa Rican culture, spanish classes 2x week, trips/tours within the Monteverde zone, and full-time guidance and orientation by Program Coordinator. Homestay fees (USD 15/day) includes: 3 meals per day, laundry once per week, private room, and a loving school family!

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays

Experience Required



We are looking for people who want to volunteer at the Cloud Forest School. Our volunteers must be at least 18 years old, and have conversational/fluent English. Spanish is not a requirement, although it is helpful. No experience is necessary, although previous volunteer experiences are helpful.

Minimum Education

High School

Application Procedures

  • Letters of Reference
  • Resume
  • Written Application