Volunteering with animals vacations

Volunteering with animals vacations include domestic animals as well as those in their natural habitat. As well as working with the Big Five in Africa, sea turtles in Central America and koalas and kangaroos in Australia, volunteer placements also include rehabilitating neglected South African horses, and looking after rescued dogs and cats on a tropical Thai island.

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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
Volunteer with elephants in South Africa

Volunteer with elephants in South Africa

Volunteer with elephants on the stunning Garden Route
From 1,395 21 days ex flights
Tailor made: Departures can be arranged at anytime to suit you, all year round
Thailand wildlife sanctuary volunteering holiday

Thailand wildlife sanctuary volunteering holiday

Volunteering break at a wildlife sanctuary in Thailand
From 850 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This project can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
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
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Travel Team

If you would like some help or advice, or just want to discuss your ideas for your next trip, do give us a call.
Volunteer with monkeys in South Africa

Volunteer with monkeys in South Africa

Help re-habilitate orphaned monkeys in beautiful rural South Africa
From 769 10 days ex flights
Tailor made: Departures can be arranged at anytime to suit you, all year round
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!
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!
Thailand family volunteering with elephants

Thailand family volunteering with elephants

Elephant and Karen Hill tribe community volunteering
From 450 6 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Turtle conservation in Greece

Turtle conservation in Greece

Help save sea turtles from extinction
From 695 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 28 Aug, 30 Aug, 11 Sep, 13 Sep, 25 Sep, 27 Sep
2023: 24 Apr, 8 May, 22 May, 5 Jun, 7 Jun, 19 Jun, 21 Jun, 3 Jul, 5 Jul, 17 Jul, 19 Jul, 31 Jul, 2 Aug, 14 Aug, 16 Aug, 28 Aug, 30 Aug, 11 Sep, 13 Sep, 25 Sep, 27 Sep, 9 Oct, 16 Oct
Orangutan sanctuary volunteering in Borneo

Orangutan sanctuary volunteering in Borneo

Care for stunning endangered orangutans in beautiful Borneo
From 1,195 to 1,895 13 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2023: 2 Apr, 16 Apr, 30 Apr, 14 May, 4 Jun, 18 Jun, 2 Jul, 16 Jul, 6 Aug, 20 Aug, 3 Sep, 17 Sep
Costa Rica wildlife conservation

Costa Rica wildlife conservation

Work with sloths and other wildlife in Costa Rica.
From 803 to 1,491 15 days ex flights
Tailor made: This project can be joined on any day of the year
Wildlife rescue volunteering in Costa Rica

Wildlife rescue volunteering in Costa Rica

Assist caring for rescued animals in Costa Rica
From 695 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!
Elephant conservation vacation, Cambodia

Elephant conservation vacation, Cambodia

Volunteer with rescued Asian elephants
From 1,195 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 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, 17 Dec, 24 Dec, 31 Dec
2023: 14 Jan, 28 Jan, 11 Feb, 25 Feb, 11 Mar, 25 Mar, 8 Apr, 22 Apr, 6 May, 20 May, 3 Jun, 17 Jun, 1 Jul, 15 Jul, 29 Jul, 5 Aug, 12 Aug, 26 Aug, 9 Sep, 23 Sep, 7 Oct, 21 Oct, 4 Nov, 18 Nov, 2 Dec, 16 Dec, 30 Dec
There is still space for volunteers to join our team in Cambodia to help provide a safe haven for the elephants! Flexible and free date changes too.
Animal rescue volunteering in India

Animal rescue volunteering in India

Animal rescue project in India
From 795 7 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 3 Jul, 7 Aug, 4 Sep, 2 Oct, 6 Nov, 4 Dec
2023: 8 Jan, 5 Feb, 2 Apr, 2 Jul, 6 Aug, 3 Sep, 1 Oct, 5 Nov, 3 Dec
Responsible Travel, Travel Team

Travel Team

If you would like some help or advice, or just want to discuss your ideas for your next trip, do give us a call.
Orangutan conservation in East Kalimantan, Indonesia

Orangutan conservation in East Kalimantan, Indonesia

Work with orangutans & sun bears in stunning East Kalimantan
From 1,295 to 1,995 13 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 5 Jun, 19 Jun, 3 Jul, 17 Jul, 7 Aug, 21 Aug, 4 Sep, 18 Sep
2023: 2 Apr, 16 Apr, 30 Apr, 14 May, 4 Jun, 18 Jun, 2 Jul, 16 Jul, 6 Aug, 20 Aug, 3 Sep, 17 Sep
South Africa wildlife volunteering vacation

South Africa wildlife volunteering vacation

Conservation & animal care in a South African Big 5 Reserve
From 709 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Volunteer with turtles in Costa Rica

Volunteer with turtles in Costa Rica

Protect nesting turtles on Costa Rica's beautiful beaches
From 989 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: Flexible departures July - December (nesting season)
Malawi volunteering vacation

Malawi volunteering vacation

Volunteer at Africa's top wildlife sanctuary
From 1,370 to 4,350 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: Departures can be arranged at anytime to suit you
Wildlife conservation in Borneo

Wildlife conservation in Borneo

Conserve orangutans and elephants in Borneo's rainforests
From 1,285 12 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Volunteer with children & animals in South Africa

Volunteer with children & animals in South Africa

Volunteer with children and wild animals in South Africa.
From 550 to 3,990 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Turtle conservation in Costa Rica

Turtle conservation in Costa Rica

Help research and protect sea turtles and other wildlife
From 695 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
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: 30 May, 13 Jun, 27 Jun, 11 Jul, 25 Jul, 8 Aug, 22 Aug, 5 Sep, 19 Sep, 3 Oct, 17 Oct, 31 Oct, 14 Nov, 28 Nov, 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
Wildlife conservation course in South Africa

Wildlife conservation course in South Africa

Learn species conservation and habitat management in South Africa
From US $2,800 4 weeks ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 30 May, 27 Jun, 25 Jul, 22 Aug, 19 Sep, 17 Oct, 14 Nov
Turtle conservation in the Maldives

Turtle conservation in the Maldives

Help sea turtle conservation in the stunning Maldives!
From US $1,899 14 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 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
2023: 8 Jan, 22 Jan, 5 Feb, 19 Feb, 5 Mar, 19 Mar, 2 Apr, 16 Apr
Volunteer with horses in Portugal

Volunteer with horses in Portugal

Help out with horses and conservation near Porto
From 989 7 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
Kefalonia sea turtle vacation in Greece

Kefalonia sea turtle vacation in Greece

Help sea turtles on the gorgeous Greek Island of Kefalonia
From 850 8 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 31 Jul, 7 Aug, 4 Sep
Panda volunteering holiday in China

Panda volunteering holiday in China

Hang out with the awesome Pandas then travel!
From 1,425 12 days ex flights
Small group travel: 2022: 18 Jun, 2 Jul, 16 Jul, 6 Aug, 13 Aug, 27 Aug, 17 Sep, 1 Oct, 15 Oct, 29 Oct
2023: 11 Mar, 25 Mar, 8 Apr, 6 May, 20 May, 3 Jun, 17 Jun, 1 Jul, 15 Jul, 5 Aug, 12 Aug, 26 Aug, 16 Sep, 30 Sep, 14 Oct, 28 Oct
Over 40s volunteering with elephants, South Africa

Over 40s volunteering with elephants, South Africa

Over-40s group volunteer with elephants adventure in Africa
From 1,250 7 days ex flights
Small group travel
Costa Rica volunteering vacation

Costa Rica volunteering vacation

Support conservation projects while exploring Costa Rica
From US $1,750 to US $2,250 15 days ex flights
Small group travel
Online Sri Lankan elephant research and conservation course

Online Sri Lankan elephant research and conservation course

Online volunteering to conserve elephants in Sri Lanka
From 309 14 days ex flights
Tailor made: This trip can be tailor made throughout the year to suit your requirements
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