The Pull of Tropical Tides

Volunteer in Mexico

Fall in love with the warm, diverse Mexican coast – and culture – while you learn, live, and dive in the balmy Caribbean.

Sun-soaked tropical beaches. Vibrant island corals. Remote, lush rainforests. All of these habitats – beautiful, but vulnerable – await our volunteers in Mexico. Join our dedicated team and work to preserve these spectacular and fragile ecosystems while fully immersing yourself in the joy, adventure and mystery they offer.

Critical science

Critical science

You'll contribute to vital conservation research targeted at protecting the earth's most valuable ecosystems.

Ethical engagement

Ethical engagement

Using the UN's SDGs as a framework, we've made a commitment to positive, constructive and sustainable impact.

Beautiful adventures

Beautiful adventures

You'll spend your days exploring some of the world's most breathtaking, exhilarating and remote wildernesses.

Mexico volunteer projects

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Book by 31 January 2022

Programs in Mexico

Mexico Coral Reef Ecology and Conservation Short Term Internship

Enjoy the warm tropical waters and the coral reefs of the Mexican...

Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Sea Marine Conservation and PADI Divemaster Internship

Experience two of the world’s top diving destinations while earni...

Mexico Marine Conservation Expedition and PADI Divemaster Internship

Dive into a career in marine conservation by completing your PADI...

PADI Instructor Internship in Mexico

This comprehensive course takes you from a recreational diver to ...

Mexico Marine Conservation Short Term Internship

Start your career in ocean conservation by completing an internship with GVI in Mexico. You will ...

PADI Advanced Open Water and Marine Conservation Teen Volunteer Program in Mexico

Take the next step in your professional diving career by earning ...

PADI Diving and Marine Conservation Teen Volunteering in Mexico

Earn your PADI Open Water Diver qualification while exploring the...

Marine Conservation Expedition in Mexico

Learn how to dive and conduct coral reefs research before conduct...

Mexico Marine Conservation Expedition and PADI Divemaster Dive Centre Internship

Travel to the Caribbean coast of Mexico to learn about coastal ma...

New and Exclusive: GVI Experiences

A locally curated selection of extra activities are now included across our programs.

Learn to cook traditional Yucatán food

Visit a Mayan ruin

Take a beach yoga class

Dive through the cenotes

Stand-up paddleboard at sunrise

Climb rock formations in the jungle

Learn the unique geography of the Yucatán Peninsula

Explore the ancient city of Coba

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