Full And Half-day Volunteering

Join RAREC for half or full-day volunteer experience in the Amazon. We aim to educate & inspire action to protect wildlife through hands-on conservation efforts

Volunteer with us for one day

We open for short half-day visits or a one-day volunteer experience to educate and encourage local people and tourists to appreciate, understand and protect wildlife and its natural habitats through our educational experience.

You can choose between a Full Day experience from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm that includes lunch, and a Half Day experience from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm or from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm.

Quick Facts


  • Guided Tour
  • Activities
  • Water
  • Full Day includes lunch

Doesn’t include transport to/from RAREC


Subject to change

  • General tour of RAREC
  • Support with cleaning enclosures
  • Preparation of food supplements and their delivery to the enclosures
  • Support enrichment programs for animals
  • Forage for native foods of animals such as insects, plants, flowers


  • No specific experience necessary, but good team working skills are necessary
  • An interest in wildlife conservation,
  • Good listening skills and capable of following instructions
  • ≥18 years old (Under 18s must be accompanied by a responsible adult)
  • Physically and mentally healthy and able to do physical activity in humid environment.
  • Medical insurance

IMPORTANT: You will not be allowed to enter any of the enclosures without the supervision of our staff or handle any of the animals, we have a strict no contact policy.

Volunteer with us

There are multiple options to volunteer and work with us here at RAREC. We want to offer the experience to as many people as possible, from every background and skill level. Have a read through the options below and contact us to apply!

Apply To Volunteer

Send your details to us and we’ll be in touch to confirm your volunteering and let you know the donation amount to pay before you arrive.

Please be aware that the submission of your application does not guarantee acceptance for a volunteer position, so you should avoid making any travel arrangement until you have received confirmation from us.