Galapagos (DOLLARS)

The total cost of the volunteer program is divided into 2 parts. The inscription fee, which is paid to book your placement in the program, amounts to 210 EUR (approx. 225 USD), with the program fee being paid at a later date (in American dollars).

Programs in Galapagos

First week: 499 USD / 499 EUR
Additional week: 449 USD / 499 EUR

If your currency is not specified in the table, you can convert your costs  here.
***The costs that are given in euros are estimates, owing to constant fluctuations in conversion rates.

What is included in the fee that I am paying?

  • Administration costs
  • Assistance from Cooperating Volunteers staff at all times
  • 1 orientation day
  • Introduction to culture in the Galapagos Islands
  • Accommodation
  • 3 meals a day 7 days a week
  • Regular evaluation meetings throughout your program
  • 24/7 support from our local partner staff
  • Volunteering certificate at the end of the program (at the request of the volunteer)

Which additional costs will be incurred by the volunteers?

Visa, flights, travel insurance (obligatory), vaccinations, return to the airport, and other expenses.
(***volunteers in the Galapagos Islands will generally find that  €36 (approx. 50 USD)  is enough to cover basic weekly expenses).