Volunteer opportunity

Wanted: 1-2 horse-loving, adventurous volunteers on our little farm surrounded by jungle and the ocean.

We offer:

  • insight into costarican life
  • beach, nature and wildlife (monkeys, scarlet macaws, tucans,…)
  • stunning sunsets
  • 4 friendly horses, 2 arabians, 1 criollo, 1 mix
  • free horsebackriding at the beach
  • free room at the farm
  • discounts on our tours
  • free canoe use
  • hiking trails
  • possibility to cook by yourself or meals according to prior agreement.


  • Confident rider and experience with horses also at ground exercises and/or Parelli NHS
  • Minimum age 20y
  • Max weight 65kg
  • weatherproof (Sun and Rain)
  • ability to accept the jungle with all its insects and animals, same with the climate (humid, hot)
  • Independence (remote place), ability to occupy yourself
  • Own health insurance
  • stage minimum 2 months, max 6 months
  • 4h work a day, mainly around horses, ideally mostly help with training and exercising.

For questions and more details please send us an email to info@riodrakefar.com . Or if you are interested and if you fulfill the prerequisites, please send us an email with your CV and information about experiences with horses to info@riodrakefarm.com .