Over 50s volunteering vacations

Volunteering vacations aren't just the preserve of gap year students or those looking for something to add to their CV, they are a brilliant way of immersing yourself in a new culture and landscape, and of course of making new friends along the way. Our over 50's volunteering vacations are all about seizing the moment - why not try out that activity you'd always wanted to, or learn that skill you'd always said you'd master one day? There is no time like the present...

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Volunteering with bears in Romania

Volunteering with bears in Romania

Volunteer at an inspiring bear sanctuary in Transylvania
From £1,045 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: Flexible departures available throughout the year, minimum stay 1 week
Brown bear tracking in Northern Greece

Brown bear tracking in Northern Greece

Track wild bears & explore the wilderness with park rangers
From €665 5 days ex flights
Small group travel
Marine conservation in Belize

Marine conservation in Belize

Help us protect coral reefs and marine ecosystems!
From US $995 5 days ex flights
Tailor made: Departures on weekends but transfers can be made on other days at an extra cost
Turtle conservation in Costa Rica

Turtle conservation in Costa Rica

Help research and protect sea turtles and other wildlife
From £725 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
The team in Costa Rica are looking for volunteers to help them research and protect turtles and other tropical wildlife on the Southern Pacific Coast. Flexible and free date changes – personal support from our friendly team
Marine conservation vacation in Thailand

Marine conservation vacation in Thailand

Join an innovative marine conservation programme on Koh Tao
From £875 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: Placement start dates depend on dive level and run throughout the year (except between mid-October to mid-December when the project is closed).”
There is still time to join our Marine Conservation team in Thailand. Flexible and free date changes – personal support from our friendly team!
Elephant conservation vacation, Thailand

Elephant conservation vacation, Thailand

Care for Asian elephants saved from a life of abuse
From £665 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: Trips last for 1-6 weeks and start every week on a Sunday
We are still looking for volunteers to help care for elephants in need. Flexible and free date changes – personal support from our friendly team!
Wildlife rescue volunteering in Costa Rica

Wildlife rescue volunteering in Costa Rica

Assist caring for rescued animals in Costa Rica
From £775 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Our team in Costa Rica are looking for volunteers to help care for animals at a tropical wildlife sanctuary in the next few months. Flexible and free date changes – personal support from our friendly team!
Raja Ampat diving project, Indonesia

Raja Ampat diving project, Indonesia

Dive and conserve the stunning coral reefs of Raja Ampat
From £1,095 to £3,550 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 7 Dec
2023: 4 Jan, 1 Feb, 1 Mar, 29 Mar, 26 Apr, 24 May, 21 Jun, 19 Jul, 16 Aug, 13 Sep, 11 Oct, 8 Nov, 6 Dec
Namibia wildlife sanctuary volunteering holiday

Namibia wildlife sanctuary volunteering holiday

Care for rescued animals in Namibia
From £945 to £5,445 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: This project can be joined any day of the year
Volunteer with turtles in Costa Rica

Volunteer with turtles in Costa Rica

Protect nesting turtles on Costa Rica's beautiful beaches
From £1,289 9 days ex flights
Tailor made: Flexible departures July - December (nesting season)
Elephant conservation vacation in Sri Lanka

Elephant conservation vacation in Sri Lanka

Volunteer with elephants in stunning Sri Lanka
From £1,180 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Endangered wildlife conservation in South Africa

Endangered wildlife conservation in South Africa

Award-winning, Fair Trade certified wildlife conservation!
From US $1,463 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 12 Dec, 26 Dec
2023: 9 Jan, 23 Jan, 6 Feb, 20 Feb, 6 Mar, 20 Mar, 3 Apr, 17 Apr, 1 May, 15 May, 29 May, 12 Jun, 26 Jun, 10 Jul, 24 Jul, 7 Aug, 21 Aug, 4 Sep, 18 Sep, 2 Oct, 16 Oct, 30 Oct, 13 Nov, 27 Nov, 11 Dec, 25 Dec
Whale shark research in Mexico

Whale shark research in Mexico

Snorkeling with Whale Sharks & Giant Manta Rays
From £2,990 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 22 Jul
The great white shark conservation project in South Africa

The great white shark conservation project in South Africa

Encounter iconic Great White Sharks in South Africa!
From £895 to £3,995 15 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 15 Dec
2023: 14 Jan, 31 Jan, 14 Feb, 28 Feb, 14 Mar, 31 Mar, 14 Apr, 30 Apr, 14 May, 31 May, 14 Jun, 30 Jun, 14 Jul, 14 Aug, 31 Aug, 14 Sep, 30 Sep, 14 Oct, 31 Oct, 14 Nov, 15 Dec
Borneo Wildlife Volunteer Project

Borneo Wildlife Volunteer Project

Encounter orangutans and elephants in the Bornean jungle.
From £1,395 12 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 21 Jan, 21 Feb, 21 Mar, 21 Apr, 21 May, 21 Jun, 21 Jul, 21 Aug, 21 Sep, 21 Oct, 21 Nov
Volunteering Thailand, wildlife rescue centre

Volunteering Thailand, wildlife rescue centre

Work with rescued tropical animals such as monkeys and bears
From £645 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: Placements last from 1-12 weeks and can start on any date throughout the year
There is still time to join our team in Thailand and care for animals in need. Flexible and free date changes – personal support from our friendly team!
Women’s empowerment volunteering in Nepal

Women’s empowerment volunteering in Nepal

Join a women's empowerment project in Pokhara, Nepal.
From US $1,943 to US $4,173 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Nepal teacher volunteering

Nepal teacher volunteering

Volunteer with children in Pokhara, Nepal.
From US $2,543 to US $4,718 4 weeks ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Elephant refuge volunteering in Thailand

Elephant refuge volunteering in Thailand

Volunteer with rescued elephants in an inspiring refuge
From £890 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Community volunteering in Tanzania

Community volunteering in Tanzania

Have fun helping people help themselves
From £600 14 days ex flights
Small group travel
Film and photography volunteering in Ghana

Film and photography volunteering in Ghana

Volunteer in the heart of an African community
From £995 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 10 Dec
2023: 7 Jan, 21 Jan, 4 Feb, 18 Feb, 4 Mar, 18 Mar, 1 Apr, 15 Apr, 29 Apr, 13 May, 27 May, 10 Jun, 24 Jun, 8 Jul, 22 Jul, 5 Aug, 19 Aug, 2 Sep, 16 Sep, 30 Sep, 14 Oct, 28 Oct, 11 Nov, 25 Nov, 9 Dec
2024: 6 Jan, 20 Jan, 3 Feb, 17 Feb, 2 Mar, 16 Mar, 30 Mar, 13 Apr, 27 Apr, 11 May, 25 May, 8 Jun, 22 Jun, 6 Jul, 20 Jul, 3 Aug, 17 Aug, 31 Aug, 14 Sep, 28 Sep, 12 Oct, 26 Oct, 9 Nov, 23 Nov, 7 Dec
We are still looking for volunteers to support our team in Ghana. Flexible and free date changes – personal support from our friendly team!
Laos Wildlife sanctuary volunteering vacation

Laos Wildlife sanctuary volunteering vacation

Care for animals rescued from illegal trafficking in Laos!
From £795 to £4,095 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 4 Dec, 11 Dec, 18 Dec, 25 Dec
2023: 1 Jan, 8 Jan, 15 Jan, 22 Jan, 29 Jan, 5 Feb, 12 Feb, 19 Feb, 26 Feb, 5 Mar, 12 Mar, 19 Mar, 26 Mar, 2 Apr, 9 Apr, 16 Apr, 23 Apr, 30 Apr, 7 May, 14 May, 21 May, 28 May, 4 Jun, 11 Jun, 18 Jun, 25 Jun, 2 Jul, 9 Jul, 16 Jul, 23 Jul, 30 Jul, 6 Aug, 13 Aug, 20 Aug, 27 Aug, 3 Sep, 10 Sep, 17 Sep, 24 Sep, 1 Oct, 8 Oct, 15 Oct, 22 Oct, 29 Oct, 5 Nov, 12 Nov, 19 Nov, 26 Nov, 3 Dec, 10 Dec ...
New Zealand conservation volunteering

New Zealand conservation volunteering

Enjoy helping with conservation in beautiful New Zealand
From £699 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Dolphin conservation vacation in Greece

Dolphin conservation vacation in Greece

Holiday on stunning Greek Island with daily dolphin tours
From €900 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 12 Jun, 19 Jun, 26 Jun, 3 Jul, 10 Jul, 17 Jul, 24 Jul, 31 Jul, 7 Aug, 14 Aug, 21 Aug, 28 Aug
Ecuador wildlife sanctuary volunteering

Ecuador wildlife sanctuary volunteering

Volunteer with amazing Amazonian wildlife in a jungle haven
From £950 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Costa Rica turtle conservation experience

Costa Rica turtle conservation experience

Help protect turtles by volunteering in Costa Rica!
From £795 to £4,095 8 days ex flights
Tailor made: This project can be joined any day between August - December
Namibia carnivore conservation & research project

Namibia carnivore conservation & research project

Assist the team as a Big Cat Conservation Volunteer!
From £1,340 17 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 9 Dec, 16 Dec, 23 Dec, 30 Dec
2023: 6 Jan, 13 Jan, 20 Jan, 27 Jan, 3 Feb, 10 Feb, 17 Feb, 24 Feb, 3 Mar, 10 Mar, 17 Mar, 24 Mar, 31 Mar, 7 Apr, 14 Apr, 21 Apr, 28 Apr, 5 May, 12 May, 19 May, 26 May, 2 Jun, 9 Jun, 16 Jun, 23 Jun, 30 Jun, 7 Jul, 14 Jul, 21 Jul, 28 Jul, 4 Aug, 11 Aug, 18 Aug, 25 Aug, 1 Sep, 8 Sep, 15 Sep, 22 Sep, 29 Sep, 6 Oct, 13 Oct, 20 Oct, 27 Oct, 3 Nov, 10 Nov, 17 Nov, 24 Nov, 1 Dec, 8 Dec, 15 Dec ...
Seychelles Island conservation vacation

Seychelles Island conservation vacation

Volunteer on a private island paradise in the Seychelles!
From €2,500 4 weeks ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 12 Dec, 26 Dec
Over 50s volunteering in India

Over 50s volunteering in India

Use your 50's to travel and give back to the community!
From US $895 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: This holiday departs every Saturday throughout the year
Whale conservation holiday in the Azores

Whale conservation holiday in the Azores

Help assist in integral whale and dolphin conservation!
From £695 to £4,195 7 days ex flights
Small group travel
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