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Scuba Diving, Research and Marine Conservation, Mozambique

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months


Volunteers can arrive at any time throughout the year, with the exception of mid-December to early January.

Type of Programs

  • Community Service & Volunteering
  • Adventure Travel


  • English
  • Portuguese

Cost in US$:

From USD 2,595 (2 weeks)

Cost Includes:

  • Written materials abroad
  • Written materials pre-departure
  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Food
  • Housing
  • Travel while in host country

Program Fees Include:

What does the cost include?

- Programme fee - financing which goes back into the programme; this includes funding for equipment, supplies, vehicles and foodstuffs as well as a contribution to the Foundation you will be working for
- Return transfers from the airport to the project
- Full board and lodging for the duration of your programme including laundry and housekeeping (exc. alcoholic and fizzy drinks)
- Open Water / Advanced Certification
- All diving and snorkelling equipment (wetsuits, masks etc) required to do your work (you may bring your own equipment if you wish)
- Practical instruction on identification and research techniques
- All programme-related transport
- 24 hour support and guidance from the volunteer programme staff, researchers and diving instructors
- Internet at the volunteer house (streaming, Skype and video downloading is not allowed)

What does the cost exclude?
- Return flights or transport to Mozambique
- Visa fees (if applicable)
- Any expenses prior to your programme start date
- Any personal items such as alcoholic drinks, snacks, additional food or souvenirs
- Personal medical and travel insurance, which must cover the entire duration of your programme, must include diving cover and should include cover for repatriation and air evacuation
- Any additional trips outside the volunteer programme

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Animal Welfare
  • Biological Research
  • Community Development
  • Conservation
  • Marine Conservation
  • Wildlife

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Guest House

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 week