Pura Vida Tour Guide - Go out, Lead and have fun with Guests and Staff

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The Exchange

The Worldpacker for this position must be very sociable, with good communication skills and must be fit to do Hikes and long walks. The person will be responsible to plan, inform, invite, unite and lead groups to do our Free Tours and Bar Tours. Also important to get guests contacts, take pictures and make videos After the Tours, edit and post pics and videos. We have all the Tours planned and someone will go with you in the beggining.


25 hours of help per week

Tour Guide: Organize and lead tours around the area.

What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.

Breakfast: Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.

Cook your own meal: Feel free to prepare your own meal here

Discounts on Parties: Party on! Get discounts and party all night long.

Discounts on Pubs: Another pint, please! Get discounts and enjoy pubs/bars.

Discounts on Drinks: Drink up! Get discounts and order a few drinks.

Discounts on Tours: Don’t miss a thing! Get discounts and enjoy your free time.

Discounts on Accommodation: Feel free to explore! Get discounts on partner locations.

Free Tours: Don’t miss a thing! Get free tours and explore.

Free Parties: Party on! Get free parties and party all night long.

Free Events: Be part of something! Get free events.

Free Pub Crawls: Be ready to have fun! Get free pub crawl passes.

Surfboards: Right on, dude! Free to use surfboards.


Intermediate English and Intermediate Portuguese

Over 20 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

1st day off.
2nd and 3rd day: learn about the Hostel, rules and benefits. You may start working.
The 1st time you will go to a Tour, someone experienced will go with you to help.
After that you are responsible for the Tour.

Activities & Shift

3 or 4 weekly Free Tours.
Your help may be required in other activities to complete the 25 weekly hours.


Major Rule: Be nice and polite to eveybody and have a smile on your face - This is Pura Vida!!!