San Juan/Luquillo, Puerto Rico
Upcoming dates: June 2-6, 2022 *TWO SPOTS LEFT*

FUNDRAISING OPTIONS AVAILABLE! A 4 day, 4 night stay. Pricing options include all airport transfers and ground transportation, lodging, excursions (two hikes, one water-based excursion) coffee, tea, & drinking water. Your trip also includes a Moyo Village tank top to wear during volunteer days & volunteer supplies. Airfare, meals/groceries, and travel insurance not included. Max capacity 8 travelers plus 2 group leaders.

  • Lodging >> Located in Luquillo, PR. Two blocks from the ocean with a spectacular ocean view from the garden rooftop patio. Our private house has two different lodging options with included basic amenities​, and free laundry services half-way throughout the trip.

    • $600 per person - BASIC Private Queen room without AC (each room can be booked by a single traveler or by a group of two) *rooms are open air with a fan - please consider booking a deluxe room if you are sensitive to heat as this time of year can be hot & humid!

    • $800 per person - DELUXE Private Queen room WITH AC (each room can be booked by a single traveler or group of two)

  • Excursions >> Hike in El Yunque National Forest, the only tropical rainforest in the US! // Adventure to a secret waterfall only known to locals // Snorkel in a protected marine park known for its sea turtles

  • Volunteer >> Each day we'll help a local animal rescue walk and care for their rescue dogs. The animal rescues on the island rarely have volunteers, so our helping hands allow the dogs much needed exercise and socialization! We will volunteer at multiple rescues throughout the duration of this trip.

  • Fundraise >> Before your trip, participate in our group fundraiser to raise funds for the animal rescues we volunteer with. Earn cash incentives for your fundraising efforts to help pay for your trip: raise $100 + receive $10, raise $300 + receive $50, raise $500 + receive $100, raise $1000 + receive $300.

  • Arrivals/Departures >> Arrivals will begin Thursday evening after 4PM. Departures can be ANY time on Monday.

**Option to pay in full or book spot with a $200 non-refundable deposit (full payment must be received by 60 days of trip start.) Travel insurance required. All excursions are weather dependent - in the case of an excursion cancellation, funds will be donated to one of our animal rescue partners.

Puerto Rico - full island trip
upcoming dates: TBD

FUNDRAISING OPTIONS AVAILABLE! An 8 day, 7 night stay. Pricing options includes all airport transfers and transportation, lodging, excursions, and vegan snacks & drinking water. Your trip also includes a Moyo Village tank top to wear during volunteer days  & volunteer supplies.  Airfare, meals/groceries, and travel insurance not included. Max capacity 6 travelers plus 1-2 group leaders.

  • Lodging >> We will be based in TWO different locations during this trip (Luquillo AND Rincon). Lodging includes basic amenities, WiFi, and access to free laundry services half-way throughout the trip. 

    • BASIC (can be booked as a single traveler or group of two)

      • Luquillo >> Private Queen Room without AC​ (room has a fan and is breezy & cool in the evenings during December!)

      • Rincon >> Private Queen Bed with AC

    • DELUXE (can be booked as a single traveler or by a group of two)

      • Luquillo >> Private​ Queen Room with AC

      • Rincon >> Private Studio Apartment with AC

  • Excursions >> Visit the colored streets of Yauco // Choose between a stand-up paddle board tour to a snorkel spot OR a group surf lesson  // Adventure inside a cave & catch the views over a dramatic ocean cliffside // Hike in El Yunque National Forest, the only tropical rainforest in the US! // Adventure to a secret waterfall only known to locals.

  • Volunteer >> Each day we'll help a local animal rescue walk and care for their rescue dogs (& horses!). The animal rescues on the island rarely have volunteers, so our helping hands allow the animals much needed exercise and socialization! We will volunteer with multiple rescues throughout the duration of this trip.

  • Fundraise >> Before your trip, participate in our group fundraiser to raise funds for the animal rescues we volunteer with. Earn cash incentives for your fundraising efforts to help pay for your trip: raise $100 + receive $10, raise $300 + receive $50, raise $500 + receive $100, raise $1000 + receive $300.

  • Arrivals/Departures >> Arrivals any time Monday. Departures any time the following Monday - optional activities will be planned for any afternoon/evening departures.

**Option to pay in full or book spot with a $200 non-refundable deposit (full payment must be received by 60 days of trip start.) Travel insurance required. All excursions are weather dependent - in the case of an excursion cancellation, funds will be donated to one of our animal rescue partners.

Rincon, Puerto Rico
upcoming dates: TBD

FUNDRAISING OPTIONS AVAILABLE! A 5 day, 4 night stay. Pricing options includes all airport transfers and transportation, lodging, excursions (two hikes, SUP/snorkel OR surf lesson.) Your trip also includes a Moyo Village tank top to wear during volunteer days  & volunteer supplies.  Airfare, meals/groceries, and travel insurance not included. Max capacity 6 travelers plus 1-2 group leaders.

  • Lodging >> TBD

  • Excursions >> Hike to a crystal clear secret beach // Choose between a stand-up paddle board tour to a snorkel spot OR a group surf lesson  // Adventure inside a cave & catch the views over a dramatic ocean cliffside.

  • Volunteer >> Each day we'll help a local animal rescue walk and care for their rescue dogs (& horses!). The animal rescues on the island rarely have volunteers, so our helping hands allow the animals much needed exercise and socialization! We will volunteer with multiple rescues throughout the duration of this trip.

  • Fundraise >> Before your trip, participate in our group fundraiser to raise funds for the animal rescues we volunteer with. Earn cash incentives for your fundraising efforts to help pay for your trip: raise $100 + receive $10, raise $300 + receive $50, raise $500 + receive $100, raise $1000 + receive $300.

  • Arrivals/Departures >> Arrivals will begin Thursday evening after 4PM. Departures must be AFTER noon on Monday.

**Option to pay in full or book spot with a $200 non-refundable deposit (full payment must be received by 60 days of trip start.) Travel insurance required. All excursions are weather dependent - in the case of an excursion cancellation, funds will be donated to one of our animal rescue partners.

frequently asked questions

  • What do I need to bring? >> We recommend packing light and airy clothes - items that are good for hiking and volunteering in heat + humidity.

    • Long pants (below the knee) are recommended for volunteer days.

    • Close toed athletic shoes that you don't mind getting dirty - you'll need them for volunteering, for hiking, and they might even get wet on the way to a waterfall!

    • Water shoes are a GREAT option!

    • Swim suit

    • Rain coat

    • Sunscreen

    • Reusable water bottle

    • Small backpack to carry personal items on hikes

    • Any necessary toiletries

  • What is NOT included? >> Meals/groceries - the itinerary includes vegan restaurants but meals are optional; no beverages are provided other than filtered water; travel insurance (this is REQUIRED); airfare

  • What if the weather is bad? >> If an excursion gets canceled due to bad weather, we will do our best to reschedule it for a different day during the trip. If rescheduling isn't possible, we will schedule in a new weather appropriate excursion + donate any leftover funds (only applicable to SUP/snorkel, surf lessons, kayak/snorkel, or bioluminescent bay excursions) to one of our animal rescue partners.

  • How much time will be spent volunteering? >> You can expect to spend 2-3 hours per day volunteering.

  • Will we have any free time? >> Generally there will be 1-2 hours of free time each night to shower and regroup for the evening before dinner, with group dinners being optional. We encourage you to book extra days in Puerto Rico to continue exploring the island before or after your trip! We are happy to provide recommendations.

  • Is this trip for all ages? >> Travelers need to be over 18 years old by the trip start date. Note that our volunteer activities and excursions can be physically challenging with no accommodations for less active participants. If you're interested in a family friendly volunteer trip, or a private itinerary, please contact us at info@moyovillage.com!

  • What if the trip gets cancelled? >> If the trip gets cancelled because of extenuating circumstances (i.e COVID-19, natural disaster) all payments including deposits will be fully refunded.

  • What if I have to cancel? >> If you paid in full, you will receive a full refund minus a $200 deposit up to 60 days prior to the trip start. If you have only paid your deposit, the $200 deposit is non-refundable. If you have to cancel within 60 days of the trip start, please contact us for options, as we can not guarantee refunds after this point.