Volunteer at the ‘Pura Vida’ country: Costa Rica. Help with Animals & Farm activities

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We need volunteers to create a mountain camp/farm, to give opportunities to local and foreign people of enjoying nature and farm activities, and learn about Costa Rican traditions, including activities with indigenous communities.

What are you looking for help with?
  • Animal keeping
  • Building
  • Cleaning
  • Farming/Gardening
  • Film-Making
  • General Help
General info

Costa Rica, organic farms in Costa Rica, free volunteer programs in Costa Rica, Workway Costa Rica, Wwoof Costa Rica,We offer practical Spanish lessons by talking every day.
Also, people will learn about Costa Rican traditions as the project by itself is about to create a lot of areas related with some local tradition, for example, we want to build a โ€œtrapicheโ€ (a rustic system used to extract sugar cane).

The project is at the mountain, but volunteers will be able to go to the beach, as the owners live there. Both places are rural, so that increase the possibility of learning very traditional things (activities, food, etc). The local people are very kind and like to share experiences with visitors.

The project also includes to involve indigenous communities from the town into activities to share their culture to visitors, so one of the attracting thing for volunteers is to learn about their way of life, that is very interesting. They also talk about native dialect.

People also will learn to cook traditional food from Costa Rica.

Will have access to activities like:
  • tropical dancing,
  • free surf lessons,
  • horseback riding,
  • hiking,
  • and a lot of entertainment.

 

How many volunteers could you host?

5

When would you need volunteers?

All year long

How many hours of help per day?

5

How many days of help per week?

5

Volunteer expectations

People have to be able to do hard work (like working with wood, planting, and dealing with farm animals).

Are accommodation and food included?

Yes, food and accommodation are included

What type of accommodation can you provide?
  • Private Room
  • Dormitory/shared rooms
  • Tent
  • Private room for a couple
Diet

We offer Costa Rican food (rice, beans, vegetables, meat). Also, we can offer a lot of international dishes like pasta, hamburgers, sรกndwich, etc.

Fees

No, we donโ€™t charge for food or accommodations

VISA

No! I cannot help with Visa

Benefits
  • Cultural exchange
  • Learning/practising Spanish
  • Variety of Free tours

 

What to do in the free time

Hiking, trail running, swimming (river), tubing at the river, horseback riding, fishing. When come to the beach they could have free surf lessons, swimming and fishing at the ocean.

Language

Spanish, but we speak a little English if needed

Geographic environment

The work is in a mountain about 7 miles from the main road and 10 miles from the beach.ย There are no stores nearby, just the house and one neighbor around (0,4 miles).
The farm has a river very closely.

How to get to your site

The place is located in Dos Bocas, Provincia de Puntarenas, Costa Rica. We get there by car.

Is there internet access?

Yes, but not very strong.


CONTACT DETAILS ๐Ÿ”๐Ÿ“ง


If you are interested in volunteering and live an amazing experience, please donโ€™t hesitate to contact me to this email address:
monicamjm87@hotmail.com

As we are just creating the place, we are still working on our social media and website, it will be able as soon as possible.

However, I can share a lot of pictures of the place to people have a better idea of how it is.

Hostname:ย Monica Jimenez


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2 thoughts on “Volunteer at the ‘Pura Vida’ country: Costa Rica. Help with Animals & Farm activities

  1. Good afternoon,
    My name is Eliลกka and I am from the Czech Republic. I discovered your website throug a friend and it really interests me. Could you possibly tell me a bit more about it? I would be very glad for that.
    Thank you.

    Best,

    Eliลกka Riegerovรก

    1. Hello dear Eliลกka,

      this is the comment/reference section of the volunteer announcement. The hosts/organizations usually don’t see this section. To get in touch with them, please use the contacts you can find in the “Contact Details” section at the end of the same announcement.
      Thank you and good travels ๐Ÿ™‚

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