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Lagoon, Coral Reef and Turtle Monitoring in Mauritius


Mauritius: La Preneuse, Port Louis, Tamarin Bay

Program Duration

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


10th January - 20th December


- Must be able to swim,
- Must be able to work both independently and in a team


  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

Cost in US$:

The cost for the short term volunteer programme for 1 week is £395, 2 weeks is £595, 3 weeks is £795, 4 weeks is £995, 6 weeks is £1,395, 8 weeks is £1,795 and 12 weeks is £2,595. Included in this price is accommodation in self-catering house with kitchen, research and snorkelling equipment, all activities that form part of the volunteering programme and WorkingAbroad backup and support. For all internship positions, there is a one-off £195 application payment - and you are responsible for all food and lodging costs throughout your time as an intern. What is not included is your flights and travel to and from the project, visa costs, personal and food expenses, and your own health and travel insurance.


Since the project is part of a non-governmental, non-profit organization, interns/placement students do not receive a monthly salary or allowance. Interns have to provide (but can be assisted in finding) their own accommodation and transport. There is a one-off £195 application fee for any intern that is accepted on the programme.

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Conservation
  • Eco-tourism
  • Marine Conservation
  • Wildlife

Typical Volunteer

18 years upwards. No previous experience is required but volunteers must be enthusiastic about the marine environment. You must also be friendly, communicative and be able to work in groups. There are occasions when weather conditions can make swimming difficult so therefore a good swimming ability is essential. A health and safety briefing will be given by one of our staff prior to undergoing any activities.

Age Range

Above 18 years old

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Apartment/Flat
  • Group living

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Physical Exam/Health Records