The tropical nation of Costa Rica is certainly a stunning one. With divine sandy beaches, phenomenal natural sights and the Pacific and Caribbean ocean to either side of it, this small country is an absolute gem. But don’t be deceived by its size: this Central American country is home to some 4% of all the wildlife found on earth, earning its place on just about anybody’s bucket-list! If you’ve ever dreamed of aiding animal conservation, Costa Rica is one of the best destinations you could possibly visit to do just that – so dive in and see what a volunteer holiday in Costa Rica could have in store for you!
As a country which boasts vibrant, bustling cities (San Jose) as well as divine natural landscapes (from Arenal Volcano to the nation’s many verdant rainforests), Costa Rica is overflowing with things to do or see. The country’s variety of exciting and endemic wildlife serve as of its main drawcards, and by volunteering in Costa Rica you could find yourself face-to-face with species such as sloths, turtles, anteaters and more. When you volunteer with The Great Projects, you could find yourself working to protect olive ridley turtles by the coast or even aiding an array of wildlife species at one of Costa Rica's animal sanctuaries - the choice is yours.
By joining a conservation project in Costa Rica, you could play a vital role in the protection of the country’s most iconic species. Aiding animal conservation in Costa Rica could be one of the most rewarding things you ever choose to do, so what are you waiting for? Join us today!