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Purely Panamanian, we are company dedicated to ecotourism and sustainability. We operate 3 unique eco-lodges focused on birding and nature observation. We also run a small B&B and a zip-line adventure in Panama. Ever expanding, we are always indulging in new projects, including an organic farm to provide locally-grown organic fruits and vegetables to our lodges, and an environmental education program in the near future.
We offer volunteering positions at our lodge in El Valle de Anton, Panama
Cooking / shopping
Help with Eco project
Helping with Tourists
This position offers a great opportunity to learn about nature from the lodge guides, ecotourism activities, experience Panama's rich culture and learn Spanish, among many others.
1) EXPERIENCED VEGETARIAN COOK (not cooking)
Show our kitchen staff some tips and vegetarian/vegan recipes
Help us to improve our salad menu.
2) NEO-TROPICAL PLANT EXPERT
We do not offer tours even though some of our clients are interested in Neotropical flora. If you feel like guiding some tours we would love for you to do so!
3) ORGANIC FARMING
We are building an organic farm and are looking for help. We already grow bananas and would like to start some vegetables in order to serve food in our lodges that comes straight from our farm. Volunteers will be hosted in a house on the farm.
Please contact us and send us a short motivational letter if you are interested and fit the following profile :
- At least 18 years old
- Commitment for at least one month (preferably longer…3 months)
- Good communication skills in Spanish and/or English (preferably both)
- Responsible and social!
- Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
- Keen interest in environmental protection and/or ecotourism
- A valid passport and/or visa to enter Panama
- Preference is given to those who hold a university degree, especially one related to our activities (ecology, tourism, sustainability).
Do not forget to tell us if you have a talent and think you could bring something interesting to the place.
Be aware that we will do a one week trial period to make sure there is the right fit on both sides.
We offer three meals/day and a room. WiFi is available in the lodge common area.
Please note that this is not a place to party even though our staff is friendly and the atmosphere is great ;)
The nearby town of El Valle de Anton is charming with lots of activities and attractions to visit including a popular market, orchid garden, local zoo and Amphibian Conservation Center, serpentarium, butterfly house, hot springs and more. There are a lot of opportunities for hiking in the area, enjoy the beautiful nature, learn Spanish and the list goes on and on!
Limited internet access
We have pets
We are smokers
5 hours a day, 6 days a week