Arrival Package in Guayaquil
An Arrival Package in Guayaquil including transfer from the airport to your accommodation in Guayaquil, 1 night accommodation in private room, and private transfer from accommodation to bus station is included.
Accommodation in Puerto Lopez
Accommodation is a volunteer house and you will be staying in same-gender dorm rooms. The rooms have their own bathroom. There is also a shared kitchen and a social area with hammocks and swimming pool. You will be provided with bedding and have wi-fi. The accommodation is basic and it is your duty to keep your living area clean.
Accommodation in Las Tunas
Accommodation in Las Tunas is in a shared room (same gender) at Wipeout Hostel. The hostel is located in front of the sea, with a spectacular view of the Los Ahorcados islet, 100 meters north of the boardwalk, and 30 minutes north of Montañita. There are 3 same-gender rooms (9 people) with bathroom inside the room (can also be requested on private basis). Facilities include free Wi-Fi, a bar, a shared kitchen where volunteers can prepare their own meals, hammocks, hot water and a restaurant.
This project is available with or without an arrival transfer from Guayaquil Airport.
You can also choose an Arrival Transfer Package including private transfer to Puerto Lopez.
Meals are self-catering at the volunteer house. There is a fully equipped kitchen available for you to use, or you can choose to have dinner at one of the many restaurants and cafes in the town where you can eat delicious meals for very low prices.
One shared dinner with the whole group is included during the week volunteering with the whales.
The climate on the coast is hot and humid. The weather can change however it is often quite hot and sunny.
What to Bring
Lightweight, long & fast-drying work trousers, shorts, short-sleeved shirts, long-sleeved shirts, rain jacket, cardigan
Sunglasses, sunblock & swimwear
Prescription medication (if applicable)
Evenings & Weekends
In your spare time you can relax at the beach or take a trip to nearby Isla De Plata with much of the wildlife you will find on the Galapagos Islands.