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Detailed Information about the Program:

BAYAHIBE / AROHA YOUNG FIRST is designed for individuals aged 19 and above, offering year-round programs that range from 35 to 105 days. Participants receive a certification upon completion and are provided with comprehensive health and safety training.


Established to promote cultural understanding and professional excellence, BAYAHIBE / AROHA YOUNG FIRST integrates educational classes, professional experiences, and community projects.


To foster cultural understanding and academic excellence while providing practical training in the tourism industry.


To create a globally recognized program that enhances participants' professional skills and cultural awareness.



the Program

Eligibility: Ages 19+
Location: Altea Lodge, Bayahibe, Dominican Republic
Duration: All year, from 35 to 105 days
Certification: Yes
Entry fee: USD 95 (exempt)
Insurance: Mandatory health insurance
Training and Safety: Comprehensive health and safety training provided
Extended Opportunities: Ability to extend internship or move into different roles

Program Objectives
The program offers an enriching experience that includes:

Educational Classes: To enhance cultural understanding and academic excellence.
Professional Experience: To acquire practical skills in the tourism sector.
Community Projects: To promote integration and local development.

Benefits for Participants
Accommodation: Provided in mixed dormitories with a maximum of six people.

Optional Upgrades:
Single room: $600, including charges
Double room: $400 per person, including expenses
Meals: Two meals a day; ingredients for lunches to prepare yourself.

Terms and conditions
Guest Regulations: Interns must comply with all regulations and legal requirements of the Dominican Republic.
Code of Conduct: Respectful and responsible behavior required.
Compliance with Local Laws: Interns must comply with local laws.
Participation in Activities: Mandatory participation in all scheduled activities. Disciplinary Procedure: Misconduct may result in expulsion from the program. Download the contract


Register at
Complete the registration form with the requested information.

Receipt of Confirmation Email:

You will receive a confirmation email containing a link to download a file package.
Download the file package which includes general information, rules, and basics necessary for participation.

Appointment request:

From the moment you receive the confirmation email, you have seven days to request an appointment for a video call.
Use the application indicated in the email to book the call.


During the call, you will be asked some questions about the files and information received.
At the end of the interview, you will be notified immediately whether you have been accepted to participate in the program.
Confirmation and Preparation for Travel:

After confirmation of participation, you have 48 hours to send the signed contract.
Book plane tickets to reach Bayahibe.

Contract signature
At the end of the selection process, you will be asked to sign the participation contract, confirming adherence to all the conditions and regulations of the program.


1 Carr. Principal
Bayahibe, DR 23000





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