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Ecotourism Internship with Galapagos National Park
Volunteer in Ecuador Volunteer in Ecuador

Ecotourism Internship with Galapagos National Park

Fields

  • Biology
  • Communications
  • Creative Writing
  • Ecology
  • Education
  • Environmental Management
  • Environmental Studies
  • Marine Science
  • National Park
  • Parks & Recreation
  • Spanish
  • Sustainable Development
  • Tourism
  • Zoology & Wildlife Sciences

Year(s) Offered

year-round

Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants.

Cost in USD per week

An average of USD 300 /week, depending on your length of stay. Fee goes directly and 100% to program.

Program Includes:

- Full room and board, visas, work permits, inter-island transport, 24-hour assistance, coordination and training, National Park certificates
- Carefully selected host family with experience in international living and foreign culture
- Breakfasts and dinners provided by your host family, and lunch selection from participating restaurants

Accommodation Options

  • Home-stays

Language Skills Required

  • Spanish

Experience Required

No.

Qualifications

- Intermediate to advanced level of Spanish in order to communicate with fellow workers and visitors
- Patient contact and the ability to communicate with care and patience
- Ability to work independently as well as in a team
- Ability to make recommendations based on knowledge and experience
- Flexibility in work schedules and tasks to accommodate day to day needs of a local institution
- Physical ability to work outdoors with potentially high sun, element, and temperature exposure
- Ability to independently collect and register data

Application Procedures

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