Community Collaborations International

Costa Rica Projects

Costa Rica Projects


Community Collaborations International provides all food, lodging, volunteer project coordination, a full time bilingual guide, in-country transportation, travel emergency medical insurance, support of project partners, and a recreation activity. Our Costa Rica Projects provide volunteers to support local communities in creating sustainable projects that bring income to poor rural communities, support local education and improve the environment. Projects include school and housing construction, recycling projects, clean water projects, work with local artisans, educational projects with local youth, and health related projects.

Sample Itinerary

Day 1
Arrive San Jose CR International Airport, met by the Volunteer Coordinator.
 Transfer to Alajuela Backpackers Hostel.

Day 2
Load bus to Gandoca community.
Noon Lunch stop in Bribri.
Arrive at Gandoca.
Project orientation.

Days 3-5
 Community development and ecosystem preservation projects.

Day 6
Transfer Puerto Viejo Lodging.
Visit Puerto Viejo beaches and shops.

Day 7
 Jungle Canopy Tour.
Transfer to Alajuela Backpackers Hostel.

Day 8
 Load van for departure to Airport.
Return to USA .

Accommodations and Meals

CCI provides all food, lodging and project coordination so that your volunteer team can focus on completing projects. Volunteers will stay in volunteer facilities that have been inspected and approved by CCI. CCI provides all transportation once volunteer teams have arrived in Costa Rica (Flights to Costa Rica are not included in the Project Service Fee)

Safe and clean sleeping areas
Clean and functional bathroom facilities
Sanitary food services
Access to medical support
Onsite communications
Fresh water


The recreation program will vary based on the location of your project. Possible activities include rainforest hiking, rafting, surfing, snorkeling and horseback riding. The recreational activity is included in the project service fee.

Project Service Fee

The Project Service Fee of $985.00 per person is based on seven nights and eight days, and includes all food, lodging, in country transportation, full time volunteer coordinator, project materials, liability insurance, and educational/recreational activity. Project Service Fee does not include flights to and from Costa Rica. Fill out a volunteer team sign up form to get started.