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Endangered wildlife conservation in South Africa

Endangered wildlife conservation in South Africa

Some of the most exciting conservation work in Africa!
From US $1,330 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 20 Nov, 4 Dec
2018: 3 Jan, 15 Jan, 29 Jan, 12 Feb, 26 Feb, 12 Mar, 26 Mar, 9 Apr, 23 Apr, 7 May, 21 May, 4 Jun, 18 Jun, 2 Jul, 16 Jul, 30 Jul, 13 Aug, 27 Aug, 10 Sep, 24 Sep, 8 Oct, 22 Oct, 5 Nov, 19 Nov, 3 Dec
Marine conservation in Belize

Marine conservation in Belize

Monitor reefs in the Caribbean
From US $1,330 5 days ex flights
Tailor made: Departures on weekends but transfers can be made on other days at an extra cost
$500 off a trip to Belize - a savings of 38% off our regular price of $1330! Applies only to trips booked before 31 January 2018. The secret to happiness? Give the gift of experiences not things to yourself or your loved ones this holiday season.
Elephant conservation in Thailand

Elephant conservation in Thailand

Understand the Thai domestic elephant
From £450 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This project can be joined at any time, subject to availability. Minimum stay is 1 week (no maximum duration)
Volunteering with bears in Romania

Volunteering with bears in Romania

Volunteer at an inspiring bear sanctuary in Transylvania
From £895 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: Flexible departures available throughout the year, minimum stay 1 week
Guaranteed 2017 prices on your 2018 trip if you book before 11th December 2017.
Family volunteering with Sea turtles in Sri Lanka

Family volunteering with Sea turtles in Sri Lanka

Volunteer with your family in the Sunshine of Sri Lanka!
From £499 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 24 Nov, 1 Dec, 8 Dec, 15 Dec, 22 Dec, 29 Dec
2018: 5 Jan, 12 Jan, 19 Jan, 26 Jan, 2 Feb, 9 Feb, 16 Feb, 23 Feb, 2 Mar, 9 Mar, 16 Mar, 23 Mar, 30 Mar, 6 Apr, 13 Apr, 20 Apr, 27 Apr, 4 May, 11 May, 18 May, 25 May, 1 Jun, 8 Jun, 15 Jun, 22 Jun, 29 Jun, 6 Jul, 13 Jul, 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 3 Aug, 10 Aug, 17 Aug, 24 Aug, 31 Aug, 7 Sep, 14 Sep, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 5 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct
Thailand wildlife sanctuary volunteering holiday

Thailand wildlife sanctuary volunteering holiday

Volunteering break at a wildlife sanctuary in Thailand
From £974 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: This project can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
£50 discount if you book your 2018 trip before 11th December 2017.
Volunteer with monkeys in South Africa

Volunteer with monkeys in South Africa

Help re-habilitate orphaned monkeys in beautiful rural South Africa
From £847 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: Departures can be arranged at anytime to suit you, all year round
Guaranteed 2017 prices on your 2018 trip if you book before 11th December 2017.
Volunteer with turtles in Costa Rica

Volunteer with turtles in Costa Rica

Protect nesting turtles on Costa Rica's beautiful beaches
From £879 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: Flexible departures July - December (nesting season)
Guaranteed 2017 prices on your 2018 trip if you book before 11th December 2017.
Whale & dolphin research in Ligurian Sea, Italy

Whale & dolphin research in Ligurian Sea, Italy

Whale and dolphin conservation trip
From €780 6 days ex flights
Small group travel
Marine conservation vacation in Thailand

Marine conservation vacation in Thailand

Join a community conservation project on a tropical island
From £795 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: Starts on the first and third Saturday of every month (except between October to mid December when the project is closed)
Volunteer with children at a creche in Brazil

Volunteer with children at a creche in Brazil

Volunteer in Rio or Foz do Iguaçu
From £1,295 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: Volunteers can start anytime during term time which runs February to July and August to December
South Africa wildlife reserves conservation expedition

South Africa wildlife reserves conservation expedition

The Big 5 Game Reserve Expedition
From US $1,330 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 20 Nov, 4 Dec
2018: 3 Jan, 15 Jan, 29 Jan, 12 Feb, 26 Feb, 12 Mar, 26 Mar, 9 Apr, 23 Apr, 7 May, 21 May, 4 Jun, 18 Jun, 2 Jul, 16 Jul, 30 Jul, 13 Aug, 27 Aug, 10 Sep, 24 Sep, 8 Oct, 22 Oct, 5 Nov, 19 Nov, 3 Dec
Wildlife conservation vacation in South Africa

Wildlife conservation vacation in South Africa

Assist with conservation & research in Greater Kruger Park
From £995 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 1 Dec, 15 Dec
2018: 1 Jan, 15 Jan, 1 Feb, 15 Feb, 1 Mar, 15 Mar, 1 Apr, 15 Apr, 1 May, 15 May, 1 Jun, 15 Jun, 1 Jul, 15 Jul, 1 Aug, 15 Aug, 1 Sep, 15 Sep, 1 Oct, 15 Oct, 1 Nov, 15 Nov, 1 Dec, 15 Dec
2019: 1 Jan, 15 Jan
Animal project in South Africa

Animal project in South Africa

Hands on rehabilitation work in South Africa
From £1,395 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be arranged at any time throughout the year for up to 12 weeks
Rainforest conservation in the Amazon, Peru

Rainforest conservation in the Amazon, Peru

Conservation in the Amazon
From £1,695 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: Departures can be arranged at anytime throughout the year
Borneo Wildlife Volunteer Project

Borneo Wildlife Volunteer Project

Encounter orangutans and elephants in the Bornean jungle.
From £1,095 12 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 21 Nov
2018: 21 Jan, 21 Feb, 21 Mar, 21 Apr, 21 May, 21 Jun, 21 Jul, 21 Aug, 21 Sep, 21 Oct, 21 Nov, 21 Dec
Get 15% off the cost of this amazing orangutan volunteering trip this November in celebration of Orangutan Awareness Week 2017!
Volunteering with bears in Cambodia

Volunteering with bears in Cambodia

Care for rescued bears in tropical Cambodia
From £695 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: Departures every Sunday throughout the year
Volunteering Thailand, wildlife rescue centre

Volunteering Thailand, wildlife rescue centre

Work with rescued tropical animals such as monkeys and bears
From £599 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: Placements last from 1-12 weeks and can start on any date throughout the year
Jungle conservation & research, Peru

Jungle conservation & research, Peru

Jungle conservation and research project in the Amazon
From £1,495 16 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 11 Dec
2018: 8 Jan, 5 Feb, 5 Mar, 2 Apr, 30 Apr, 28 May, 25 Jun, 12 Jul, 23 Jul, 9 Aug, 20 Aug, 17 Sep, 15 Oct, 12 Nov, 10 Dec
Elephant conservation vacation, Thailand

Elephant conservation vacation, Thailand

Care for Asian elephants saved from a life of abuse
From £599 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: Trips last for 1-6 weeks and start every week on a Sunday
Teach children in Patagonia, Chile

Teach children in Patagonia, Chile

Teach English in the magnificent scenery of Patagonia
From £2,895 12 weeks ex flights
Tailor made: Trips run anytime throughout the year
Volunteering in Nepal, rebuilding program

Volunteering in Nepal, rebuilding program

Volunteering activity in the extreme affected Gorkha Region
From £852 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 20 Nov, 25 Nov, 5 Dec, 10 Dec, 20 Dec
Nepal rebuilding volunteering & Annapurna trek

Nepal rebuilding volunteering & Annapurna trek

Volunteer Activity in Gorkha and short Annapurna Trek
From £1,066 13 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 20 Nov, 25 Nov, 5 Dec, 10 Dec, 20 Dec
Family volunteering with monkeys in South Africa

Family volunteering with monkeys in South Africa

Hands-on family volunteering with monkeys in South Africa
From £547 to £647 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Guaranteed 2017 prices on your 2018 trip if you book before 11th December 2017.
Carnivore conservation & research in Namibia

Carnivore conservation & research in Namibia

Rehabilitate and release cheetah in the wilds of Namibia
From £845 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2017: 24 Nov, 1 Dec, 8 Dec, 15 Dec, 22 Dec, 29 Dec
2018: 5 Jan, 12 Jan, 19 Jan, 26 Jan, 2 Feb, 9 Feb, 16 Feb, 23 Feb, 2 Mar, 9 Mar, 16 Mar, 23 Mar, 30 Mar, 6 Apr, 13 Apr, 20 Apr, 27 Apr, 4 May, 11 May, 18 May, 25 May, 1 Jun, 8 Jun, 15 Jun, 22 Jun, 29 Jun, 6 Jul, 13 Jul, 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 3 Aug, 10 Aug, 17 Aug, 24 Aug, 31 Aug, 7 Sep, 14 Sep, 21 Sep, 28 Sep, 5 Oct, 12 Oct, 19 Oct, 26 Oct, 2 Nov, 9 Nov, 16 Nov, 23 Nov, 30 Nov ...
Belize marine conservation internship

Belize marine conservation internship

Hands-on conservation experience on idyllic Caribbean island
From US $2,325 to US $4,315 4 weeks ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made at a time to suit you
$500 off a trip to Belize - a savings of 38% off our regular price of $1330! Applies only to trips booked before 31 January 2018. The secret to happiness? Give the gift of experiences not things to yourself or your loved ones this holiday season.
Healthcare volunteering in Uganda

Healthcare volunteering in Uganda

Healthcare volunteering in rural Uganda
From US $1,515 12 weeks ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Malawi volunteering vacation

Malawi volunteering vacation

Volunteer at Malawi’s only wildlife sanctuary
From £1,306 to £4,144 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: Departures can be arranged at anytime to suit you
Community volunteering with children in Peru

Community volunteering with children in Peru

Join a community project in the beautiful mountains of Peru
From £695 21 days ex flights
Tailor made: Departures throughout the year on tailor made basis
Sailing & conservation vacation in Greece

Sailing & conservation vacation in Greece

A unique wildlife & sailing adventure
From £671 to £746 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2018: 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
Carpathian Mountains conservation & culture vacation
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US $1,395
excluding flights
Walking in the Carpathian Mountains was stunning. Watching bear and wild boar at close quarters and visiting the bear sanctuary was definitely one of the highlights. Gaining an insight into the history of Romania by visiting castles, fortified churches and local towns was also fascinating. (more)Alison Mitchell
The most memorable were the painted monasteries and the village of Viscri and Transylvania generally. (more)Mauveen Jones
The most memorable part of my vacation was watching the brown bears from the bear hide. While we were there we saw around 10 different bears including a mother with her two cubs. (more)Stella Jales
Marine conservation in Belize
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US $1,330
excluding flights
The diving was fabulous. The instructors are brilliant, very patient and informative! (more)Lucy Keech
The most memorable part was diving with like minded staff and guests who love and appreciate the ocean and contributing to research and conservation...Excellent opportunity and experience. (more)Michelle Lamarca
Tom Owens Caye was a magic location for a chilled week diving in Belize. Polly, Patty and the team were generous hosts. The food was delicious with the lionfish and banana pancakes particular highlights! Diving was excellent. Still feeling good about the lobster survey! (more)Karen Whitham
Endangered wildlife conservation in South Africa
From
US $1,330
excluding flights
Every day brought something new and memorable. So that's a minimum of 28 new, exciting memories! (more)Sue Shearman
This was so much more than a vacation and I'd book again within a heartbeat. (more)Sharon Williams
It is really hard to decide of many of the memorable and exciting experiences on this vacation which one stands out the most for me. Everyday it seemed that I saw something different in the bush, unexpectedly two male cheetahs appeared one morning, then there was the cheetah with her cub, there were rhinos and rhino babies, one interesting experience for me personally was a close encounter with an Assasin Bug(reduviidae, heteroptera). (more)Cathy Bisset
Elephant conservation in Thailand
From
£450
excluding flights
Just being with the elephants every day was amazing. Fantastic and amazing and we definitely want to come back again. Thank you. (more)Lynn Bryan
Loved each second of it. 10/10. (more)Sarah Marsden
My vacation was the best experience of my life, so much so I wasn't ready to leave and got very upset when the time came to leave. I fell in love my elephant Campion and Boonma and his family welcomed me with open arms. Such good hearted people. The experience with them added to my amazing experience and I would recommend anyone try this experience. I would give this experience 10 out of 10 there was nothing I feel could of been better except for me booking longer! (more)Debbie Field
Wildlife conservation vacation in South Africa
From
£995
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Working with people who are dedicated, informed and enthusiastic about conservation in a practical and realistic way. And of course, seeing the wildlife as they are meant to be. Tips? Be prepared for it to change your views on life. Local benefits? Many local people were employed in the reserve and the studies that were being carried out influenced how the reserve was managed and that benefited the locals. As the research carried out was the same as the normal... (more)Louise Sexton
Borneo Wildlife Volunteer Project
From
£1,095
excluding flights
All of it was memorable!! Seeing orang-utans in wild and incredible opportunity to see many other animals and birds so close with expert guide. Teamwork sense of achievement in conservation work. Fantastic opportunity. Beautiful location, adequate facilities. Emphasis always on our health and safety. (more)Cathy Dowdle
It was beautifully organised and structured and a great opportunity to be part of another culture and to see wonderful wildlife. An excellent project. (more)Tessa Milne-Day
Volunteering with bears in Romania
From
£895
excluding flights
I was walking passed one of the mother and cub enclosers on my way to catch my lift home when I looked in and the mother was just laying on her back and the three cubs were all Having some milk from her. She hadn’t got a care in the world. (more)Angela Nunn
Eating my lunch watching the bears being bears was the most memorable! A wonderful experience which combined living in a city with the rural component as the sanctuary was 45 minutes from the town. (more)Mary Motteram
This experience was 11 out of 10...the trip of a lifetime. (more)Ferida Reid
7 day big five safari in South Africa
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£1,530
excluding flights
Excellent - a truly amazing vacation for all the family! We met some wonderful, dedicated people, learnt an awful lot, saw some incredible wildlife- large and small - and have returned home with some amazing memories. (more)Rachel Gray
This was one of the best vacations we have experienced. The animal sightings were brilliant, the information we received about the bush was exceptional and above all, the friendliness of all the guides and staff and their desire to consider our every need resulted in a truly memorable vacation. (more)kim plumb
Individual highlights are too many to mention but one consistent one was the look on the girls faces when we found something special on a game drive...Fantastic, well organised and great value for money. (more)Neil Wilson
Volunteering with bears in Cambodia
From
£695
excluding flights
I loved every second of my trip - the people, the country, the bears I worked with... (more)Louise Bednarz
Meeting the bears and being able to really make a difference to their day-to-day lives with enrichment, feeding and cleaning; some of the things we were doing (such as enrichment to keep the bears active and happy) wouldn't get done unless we were there to help out! (more)Heather Reynolds
We were so close to the bears and keepers that you feel part of the project rather than just a short stay helper. I think we were really lucky... to have the baby bear (Lola) arrive when we were there too. (more)Anon
Volunteering Thailand, wildlife rescue centre
From
£599
excluding flights
I went to the Wildlife Rescue Centre in Thailand, this was a fantastic project helping animals who had been mostly kept as pets. It’s hard to say what was the most memorable part of this vacation as there was so much variety and different experiences, it’s difficult to decide what was the best part of it. (more)Cathy Bisset
I had so many fantastic experiences, and the centre itself was in an idyllic area, on the grounds of a Buddhist temple. One highlight was spotting wild elephants in a nearby national park, after dark. (more)Olly Carney
Brown bear tracking in Northern Greece
From
€599
excluding flights
Trekking in the mountains with amazing view, excitement of being near the wildlife and the guide who did everything that we had a great time. (more)Emilia Majcher
Walking in the mountains, and seeing tracks of bears and other animals was amazing. Also, staying in the interesting locations of Kastoria and Nestorio. (more)Ian Summers
It did not have one single highlight -the entire trip was enjoyable. (more)Christine Singer
Jungle conservation & research, Peru
From
£1,495
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Getting to spend time walking through the jungle and seeing so many great animals and birds. The best moments were the tree frogs, manu poison frog and the rainbow boa! I really enjoyed the construction of the bird hides and biogarden even though sometimes it was really hard work! Pancakes for breakfast were great! Tips? There was a lot of walking and physical activity so it’s really important to expect to do lots when you get there and probably need reasonable fitness! Local... (more)Melanie Veal
Elephant conservation vacation, Thailand
From
£599
excluding flights
Being with the elephants and their handlers. Having the big bull elephants walk past you, just inches from your face, leaving you to feel completely small and vulnerable as these pre-historic like mammals move by with grace, softness, power and majesty! (more)Georgina Hickman
What a wonderful educational experience and to feel you are putting something back into the preservation of these magnificent creatures. (more)Sharryn Salkilld
A great experience. I haven't travelled alone before but I soon made friends and the staff were great. (more)Paul Gramlick
Rainforest conservation in the Amazon, Peru
From
£1,695
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Cutting a path through dense jungle to fin capybara Tips? Speak to the guys who have done it already for advice! A camera, comfy inner soles, good Headtorch, organic mosquito repellent, waterproof bags were the items I was glad I had the most! Local benefits? yes, all of the above! Overall rating? it was such an incredible experience, expect it to be really hard work but you get out what you put in. (more)William Haward
South Africa wildlife reserves conservation expedition
From
US $1,330
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Monitoring and tracking the wild dogs was a most memorable experience. We'd get up early in the morning and sit in the back of an open jeep and roar off to the last sighting. It was winter. It was cold. It didn't matter as it was a big adventure and the not knowing would we find them or not? Waiting and watching for the next time. Really great fun. Tips? For the winter, take lots of warm clothing layers as you can peel off as the weather warms up. Follow the list... (more)Keith Costelloe
Animal project in South Africa
From
£1,395
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Tips? Local benefits? Overall rating? Poor. Not much meaningful work. It was not well organized in keeping volunteers busy. There were lots of occasions when we ran out of jobs and were told to wander around and look for things to do. Myself and my grandchildren were extremely disappointed. We had a family meeting and left early. Still a bad taste in our mouth. After staying there I felt that the fee charged was excessive. John Brown. (more)John Brown
Health care volunteering in Kenya
From
US $1,130
excluding flights
Memorable parts? It is too early to say whether this vacation was life changing but for me, it was a homecoming as I used to live in Kenya and felt a mixture of feelings - sad at the corruption that exists in daily life at police checks, etc. but most of all humbled at the generosity, dignity and hospitality that I found in and from the locals around the project where I worked. These are people who have very little materially and work very hard to make ends meet and yet there is a joy and... (more)Jane Edington
Wildlife volunteering in Malawi, with Zambia safari
From
£1,600
excluding flights
This was a wonderful vacation for my granddaughter and myself. If you are interested in making a difference in the lives of animals and local people, we highly recommend volunteering at this wildlife sanctuary and their associate project, Kuti. Well organized and staff in charge who care about their project. (more)Carolyn Anderson
My time at there was fantastic - I would recommend the Center in a heartbeat to anyone wishing to have a conservation-oriented vacation. Work is not too difficult on the whole, and you will have enough spare time to develop solid relationships with other volunteers and otherwise enjoy your time. (more)Ben van Haeringen
Working with the young orphaned animals, helping to provide their day-to-day care, was a truly unforgettable experience. Seeing wild Lions, Leopards, Elephants (and many more) up close on safari was fantastic, surpassing all my expectations. (more)Philip Toole
Shark conservation in South Africa
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£1,297
excluding flights
Memorable parts? My last cage dive. We had one large female shark who did a slow pass right next to the cage. You could see her blue eye moving and focusing as she had a good look at what was going on inside our cage. Tips? I would recommend adding a few extra days on either side of the project so that you can explore Cape Town and do any additional activities that you haven't yet had the chance to fit in. The longer you are there, the longer your "to do" list will get. Local... (more)Annabel Marriott
Whale Shark conservation in the Maldives
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£1,570
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Swimming with the megafauna (whale sharks and manta) Tips? Practice snorkelling beforehand if you're not used to it, but if you are, then you'll be fine. If seasick in the slightest, bring the necessary medicine; you don't want to waste boat time being ill. If sensitive to the sun, be prepared to put on lots of sunscreen frequently, and take seriously covering up against the sun. Local benefits? I think the program does support the local island economy.... (more)Nuraini Arsad
Family volunteering with elephants in Thailand
From
€515
excluding flights
Honestly, the entire trip was memorable and exciting, and I cannot recommend it highly enough. The animals, the staff, the other volunteers, the food, the additional evening programs, the school visit one morning - it was one of the best weeks of my life! (more)Jennifer Caplan
10 out of 10 (more)Haley Larson
Namibia carnivore conservation & research project
From
£845
excluding flights
Memorable parts? My most memorable activity was actually my first where I returned a greeting to a baboon as indicated by the guides, I later had to endure a grooming from one of the baboons. The most exciting part was heading to the Big Daddy sand dune in Sossusvlei. Kind of what I always imagined an adventure to be. Tips? Two weeks is not enough, to get the most out of your time at this project you'll need to be there at least a month and then there's the other sites to consider.... (more)Stephen King
Elephant conservation project with hill tribes in Thailand
From
£290
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Every moment was worth it. Unforgettable experience, just following the elephants every day as they forage and bathe and drink and eat in their natural home, the forests. I think that's the most unique part of going on this tour with the Elephant Community project - every day is different, because every day's "itinerary" is decided by the elephants . The highlight for me was watching the elephants drink from a stream/ mini waterfall. It was amazing to be able to be so close... (more)Cindy Fung
Volunteer as a teaching assistant in Nepal
From
£699
excluding flights
Everything! Nepal is an amazing country with wonders to see around every corner... but the children were delightful to teacher which added value to the whole experience. (more)Alison Ford
The highlight was the sheer different way of life. Bus full? Get on the roof. Transport to the bus stations with big suitcase, backpack, rucksack? Back of a motorbike! (more)Chris Anders
Dolphin conservation vacation in Greece
From
€850
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Tips? Local benefits? Overall rating? An excellent experience !!! We didn't want to leave. (more)Susan Fitzpatrick
Healthcare volunteering in Uganda
From
US $1,515
excluding flights
Memorable parts? When I was marking out straight lines of the village's football pitch, the local community joined in to help. it showed me that little things can make a difference and put smile's on people's faces. Tips? Just go and throw yourself fully into the whole experience, the projects you help with and the people you share the house with. Also just relax, things are at a much slower pace so timings can be a issue, but its not really a big deal when you can go look outside... (more)James Bloomfield
Madagascar conservation volunteering vacation
From
£895
excluding flights
Memorable parts? I can't name that one and only moment I have to say. The whole experience was memorable. Not only the work but also the people I had the pleasure to meet. Tips? I was camping the first time in my life and did some research beforehand. However I did of course made a few mistakes. The next time I would definitely bring a bigger tent and 2 very strong head torches. My tent was ok for 2 weeks but for a longer period it would be to small. A very strong head torch is a... (more)Patricia
South Africa wildlife volunteering vacation
From
£907
excluding flights
5 I couldn't of had a better time. I truly had the time of my life, I felt at home, happy and really didn't want to go home. It seems crazy now to think its all over but this whole experience couldn't have been much better. Best decision of my life. (more)Kirstin Runcie
A fabulous experience and I would be keen to return. (more)Mark Milligan
The best part was meeting the elephants and having contact with them. They are such amazing animals and I could spend all day long observing them, which I did even on some of my days off (more)Kim Mackie
Womens empowerment volunteering in India
From
£499
excluding flights
Memorable parts? Finding out about the 'real' India. Tips? I went to Calcutta which is raw and real. There is no pretentiousness, no pretence, just India how you might have imagined. Local benefits? I volunteered for a charity that empowered women - very much needed in many parts if India. Overall rating? Superb - it was everything I wanted. (more)alison hay
Raja Ampat diving project, Indonesia
From
£995
excluding flights
Memorable parts? I loved the balance of activities: snorkeling alongside whale sharks, whale watching, data logging, community projects, working alongside serious scientists and having a proper vacation all at the same time Tips? Do it. Get stuck in to all the different aspects of the vacation, and spend as long as you can! Local benefits? Yes, definitely. The project managers take this really seriously and are really actively involved in various community projects, both instigated... (more)Anna Bosatta
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