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 works with a Turtle Saving Hostel in San Jose which is in a very safe area and includes breakfast. There is a choice of private rooms or dormitory accommodation and they also offer airport pick up.