Team Expedition:

Team expeditions are priced as a full package from start to end date, and include airport transfers from Belize City on the assigned arrival and departure dates.


Prices include transfers from Belize City, all meals, accommodation, field work, weekend tours and PADI SCUBA training. For more details on what’s included in the price, check out our FAQ page.


See our list of upcoming expeditions and prices below.

Ridge to Reef Expeditions

Summer 2017: 8 Week Team Expedition

WHEN: June 25 – August 20

WHERE: Work in all three of the protected areas co-managed by TIDE in southern Belize alongside our local staff teams. From tropical broadleaf forest and pine savannahs, to sandy cayes and coral reefs; you will participate in engaging conservation activities in pristine ecosystems from ridge to reef.

WHAT: Our comprehensive 8 week expedition is jam-packed with exciting excursions that will give you understanding and invaluable experience through a wide range of research and management practices, whilst contributing to TIDE’s ongoing conservation work. Here is just a brief overview of some the activities we have lined up:

  • PADI Open Water and Advanced Open Water SCUBA training courses*
  • Emergency First Response first aid training
  • SCUBA diving to collect important data on corals and local fisheries that is used to inform local management and laws*
  • Reforestation along stretches of riverbanks to create new habitat and protect rivers and coral reefs from the effects of erosion
  • Nighttime monitoring of nesting sea turtle populations along beaches
  • Education and outreach work in local schools through a summer science camp
  • Learning to identify and monitor terrestrial species such as amphibians; an important indicator species group
  • Weekly tours to local attractions such as waterfalls, cave systems and Maya sites.

Sign up now for a conservation experience you will never forget – and receive a 10% discount if you book before February 28th!

*Note that SCUBA diving is subject to weather/ocean conditions. We do everything we can to deliver the diving component of every expedition we run.


Bookings made by 28th Feb 2017

Bookings made after 1st March 2017




If you cannot attend the full 8 week program, we offer a $150 discount per week, but we do require a minimum 4 week commitment. Anyone requiring SCUBA training must be available on the start date.


Individual Placement:

Individual placements are priced per week from Sunday to Sunday. Volunteers are asked to make their own travel arrangements to Punta Gorda on Sunday, where you will be met by a member of R2R staff either at the local airport or bus station. We can assist you in planning your trip from Belize City to Punta Gorda.


Prices include local transfers in Punta Gorda, all meals, accommodation, field work, and the use of a bike and mobile phone. We also include a meal at a top local restaurant on your last night with a member of the R2R team. For more details on what’s included in the price, check out our FAQ page.

Duration USD
1 week $1390
2 weeks $1980
3 weeks $2505
Extra weeks $540
Deposit $750

*Prices based on payment via wire transfer. For credit card payments, please add 4.5%.


On weekends, you can enjoy a 15% discount on tours through TIDE Tours – check out the adventures that await here: TIDE Tours

Family / Group Expeditions:

Our family and group expeditions are tailored to suit each group. Please contact us to discuss an itinerary and pricing.

Study Abroad Programs:

Our study abroad programs are tailored to suit each specific class. Please contact us to discuss an itinerary and pricing.

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To view “What does the price include?” Check out our FAQ page!