Prices include volunteering, nesting turtle training, turtle hatchery training, lodging in dormitory style beach huts with bedding and 3 meals daily with either tea or coffee. Arrival days are on Mondays and Thursdays only.
Arrival days are on Mondays and Thursdays only. Minimum stay is 7 nights.
Arrival days are on Mondays and Thursdays only! Minimum stay is 7 nights.
Our volunteer pick up meeting point is in Bataan. Bataan is a small banana plantation town approx 2.5hrs away from San Jose. Details of transport from San Jose to Bataan by public buses that depart at 9am on the 1st day of your reservation is included in the confirmation email that you will receive when you reserve and costs around $6usd each way.
There is a one time fee of $40usd which includes roundtrip transportation by 4x4 through banana plantations to the dock and then by volunteer shuttle boat through the canals to La Tortuga Feliz from the volunteer pick up meeting point in Bataan.
San Jose Accommodation:
For your first and last night in Costa Rica La Tortuga Feliz has negotiated a discounted rate for volunteers at a very comfortable hotel in a safe area of San Jose near to the centre which includes breakfast. There are security boxes in all rooms and English is spoken. You will receive the hotel website and booking details in your confirmation email after reserving with La Tortuga Feliz.