Volunteer Nature Conservation Project in Santa Cruz, Ecuador

from 2 weeks
Working hours
4-6 hours
Minimum age
from 18 years
not required

Overview: environmental conservation volunteering in Santa Cruz, Ecuador

The island of Santa Cruz is an Ecuadorian island located in the Pacific Ocean

making part of the Galapagos Islands and being one of the biggest islands from

the archipelago. While being in Galápagos, you can admire unique species such as the marine iguanas, flightless cormorants birds, penguins, as well as other endemic species.

Service: volunteer program in Galápagos, Ecuador - what's in and what's not in

Services for your volunteer work abroad include the active support in the preparation of your entire stay abroad. The team of our partner organization in each country supports you, wherever you require it:

What's included:
  • Placement in a volunteer project according to you demands
  • Assisting visa application
  • Information about cheap flights, travel insurances and other important travel documents
  • Airport pickup in Quito with direct transfer to your accommodation for your sleepover in Quito
  • Accommodation and meals in Quito during 2 days
  • Transfer and 2 ways airplane tickets to Galápagos Islands
  • INGALA card
  • Galápagos entrance
  • Accommodation with a host family
  • 3 meals a day (breakfast, lunch, dinner)
  • Tips and information about freetime activities
  • Contact person during your stay abroad
  • 24-hour emergency number
  • Regular meetings with all volunteers or interns
  • Transfer once the volunteer comes back from Galápagos
  • Accommodation and meals in Quito for 1 day
  • Airport drop
  • Certificate
What’s not included:
  • Visa 
  • Flight to Quito and back
  • Insurance

Laura was born in Manabi, a province on the coast of Ecuador. Already as a student, she stood up for the underprivileged ones in her neighborhood. She kept this passion until today and passes it on to the international volunteers now.