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Volunteer in Ecuador to Conserve Cloud Forests

1-12 Weeks from

£395
16+ for individuals - families no
minimum age

  • Volunteer in Ecuador to conserve cloud forests
  • Learn about sustainable food production, building and farming techniques
  • Gain hands-on forest conservation experience and help to preserve this important ecosystem
  • Opportunities for long term research internships with capuchin monkeys and large mammals
  • Exceptional family volunteering opportunities available
Overview

Overview

Join our mission as a volunteer in Ecuador, contributing to cloud forest conservation through diverse activities such as tree planting and trail maintenance. Engage in valuable research contributing to global conservation, promote sustainable living, and partake in opportunities for conservation research internships, including research on local species like the Capuchin monkey.

Location

Location

Immerse yourself in Ecuador’s biodiversity and landscapes as a volunteer. Our Cloudforest Reserve, an environmental sanctuary, is nestled in the Pichincha province’s cloud forest, just 90km from Quito. Our unique locale in the serene community of La Esperie provides a rich blend of cultural exchange and conservation.

Testimonial

Testimonial

“I found the reserve not only inspiring but also a therapeutic and restful space. Being surrounded by such an abundance of biodiversity and contributing to its conservation was a transformative experience.” – Jessica Bavington, UK

Highlights

Highlights

Engage in varied conservation projects as a volunteer in Ecuador. Opt for Cloud Forest Conservation, Sustainable Food Production, or Building initiatives. We offer short-term family volunteer experiences, and longer group commitments via our TVL programme. Participate in our Capuchin Monkey research project, or conduct student-independent research, fostering academic growth and conservation action.

Video

To get an immersive glimpse of what it’s like to be a volunteer in Ecuador, watch our short documentary. Created by Hollie Abbott, a former volunteer from the UK, this film offers a comprehensive perspective of our work. Learn about organic food production, the critical importance of forest conservation, and our commitment to sustainability. The documentary beautifully captures the Ecuadorian Cloud Forest.

Free Time

Free Time

Enjoy your free time as a volunteer in Ecuador exploring the cloud forest. Take tranquil or invigorating hikes, spotting rare and vibrant bird species. Try horseback riding through beautiful landscapes, undertake thrilling night hikes, or get your adrenaline pumping with kayaking and rafting. Your leisure time presents a perfect blend of relaxation and adventure, creating a balanced experience in the heart of nature.

Volunteer in Ecuador to Conserve Cloud Forests

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