Costa Rica In-Country Extensions and Child Price« Back to Prices
Any extensions made after the start of a project will be charged at the ‘In-Country Extensions’ rate. This price also applies per week to children aged 4-14 years old accompanied by an adult. Please note that not all of our projects are suitable for children. For more information please call us on 01903 708 300.
Here you can see all of the prices for the different projects available in Costa Rica:
|Costa Rica||In-Country Extensions and Child Price per Week|
|General Business Projects||R5,200|
|General Care Projects||R3,950|
|Conservation & Environment|
|Tropical Dry Forest Conservation||R5,700|
|High School Specials|
|Tropical Dry Forest Conservation||R7,950|
|General Journalism Projects||R3,950|
|Medicine & Healthcare|
|Middle School Specials|
|Tropical Dry Forest Conservation & Community||R8,450|
|General Teaching Projects||R3,950|
Why do we charge a fee?
Projects Abroad has to charge a fee to each volunteer to cover the cost of your experience on our programmes overseas. Using this we provide:
- transfers to and from our specified airport
- travel and health insurance
- all your food and accommodation
- transfers to and from the airport
- support and guidance as well as 24 hour emergency back-up from our local office in your destination
- all information before and during your time with us overseas
For a more detailed breakdown on how your project fee is spent, take a look at our Money Matters page.
Volunteering on a budget? We've put together a handy selection of tips for budget volunteer trips. There's also a Fundraising Guide available for you to download, containing a variety of different fundraising ideas and useful advice.
General Information on Prices
All prices in South-African Rand (ZAR). To view prices in other currencies visit our international websites.
The prices vary depending on your chosen volunteer project, duration and destination(s). If you combine projects within a country you pay the placement fee for the most expensive project, then additional month fees as appropriate. If you combine projects in two or more countries you will get 10% off each placement fee (excluding language courses). Check out our Combinations page for more details. We also offer a 5% discount to immediate family members traveling together. This discount applies to adults and children aged 15+.
To compare prices for projects in all of our destinations, or to view prices for project extensions after arriving in-country, visit our Prices page.