• Panama
    • Bocas del Toro
4 - 26 weeks

Program Details

Animal Viewing Bird Watching Boating Cycling Fishing Hiking Kayaking Paddleboarding Scuba Diving Snorkeling Surfing Swimming Yoga
Year Round
Guesthouse Hostel
Primary Language
Age Min.
Age Max


Starting Price
Price Details
$4500 is the price for 8 weeks (length of stay is flexible and price will be prorated accordingly)
-Shared accommodations in our ocean-view volunteer house
-Lunches Mon-Fri
-Local Transportation to/from program sites
-On-site staff supervision
-Weekly group activities/excursions
Other activities can be added for an extra fee including SCUBA certification, group or private Spanish classes, surf lessons & board rentals
What's Included
Accommodation Some Activities Some Equipment Some Meals Tour Guide Transportation
What's Not Included
Airfare Domestic Airfare SIM cards Travel Insurance
Jun 04, 2024
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About Program

Spend your gap year immersed in the local culture of Bocas del Toro, Panama! Volunteers will have the opportunity to volunteer with Give & Surf's educational programs and extracurricular activities, learn Spanish, work side-by-side with our local team, and enjoy everything that the Bocas islands have to offer! This is the perfect experience for recent graduates or college students who are taking a semester or year off and want to have a meaningful, life-changing experience abroad. Participants will have a balance between structured activities with free time to explore the beautiful Bocas islands and enjoy surfing, snorkeling, spearfishing, hiking, beach trips & more! Many of our gap year students have also received academic credit for their time!

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Program Highlights

  • Be a mentor to local kids at our community centers!
  • Learn a new language
  • Be immersed in the local culture & see the real Bocas
  • Have fun surfing, snorkeling, exploring, and more!
  • Earn college credit!

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