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Volunteer at an Elephant Conservation Project in Sri Lanka

Program Duration

1-2 Week, 2-4 Week, 5-8 Week, 9-12 Week


Monthly start dates. Please see our website for specific dates.


- Be 18 years of age or older
- Consent to criminal background check (Greenheart Travel will process this for you)
- Be willing to engage in manual labor
- Good physical fitness for outdoor work in a tropical climate

Minimum Education

High School


  • English

Cost in US$:

2 weeks: $1,450 3 weeks: $1,790 4 weeks: $1,900

Cost Includes:

  • Housing
  • Medical insurance
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support

Program Fees Include:

Costs included in the program fee

- Full accommodation in gender-based shared room
- 3 prepared meals a day for duration of the program
- Daily onsite transportation in Land Rover 4WD vehicles
- Arrival hotel and airport transfer for first night’s stay in Colombo (Airport of arrival is Colombo)
- Arrival transport from Colombo to project site
- Departure transport to Colombo at the end of program
- Medical/Accident insurance
- Pre-Departure Orientation
- On-site orientation on the first day
- 24/7 on-site staff support and training
- Culture & Etiquette guide book
- Greenheart Travel t-shirt

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Animal Welfare
  • Conservation
  • Environment

This Program is open to

American, European, Canadian, Australian, South African, Kiwi and Asian Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Guest House

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application