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Volunteer with Big Cats in South Africa

Program Duration

9-12 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks

Dates

Volunteers are needed all year round, with arrival days on Mondays

Travel Types

  • Ecology
  • Vacation Packages

Languages

  • English

Cost in US$:

4 weeks costs $1831; each additional week costs $269 per week, excluding flights.

Program Fees Include:

Before booking: Dedicated period of time on the phone or in person to discuss the project, answer any questions that you might have and find out more about you

- Pre-departure information covering medical, safety and project advice
- Advice on visa requirements
- Help and advice from our UK office before departure and whilst away
- Pre-arranged voluntary work at the park with accommodation.
- A warm meet and greet at George airport and transfer to accommodation
- Accommodation with ensuite facilities, kitchen/lounge and internet access
- Project training
- Return transport to the airport
- Linen
- Weekly shopping trips to top up on supplies
- Last night of your stay in a 5 star luxury lodge overlooking the elephants for those who stay 4 weeks or more
- Oyster will prepare you thoroughly before you leave and support you while you are out there
- ATOL financial protection (if Oyster books your flight)
- Transport to town on a weekly basis to buy food (approx £30 per week)
- Free access to InterHealth’s Travel Health Advice Service
- Oyster Worldwide volunteer t-shirt

On your return:

- Welcome home pack
- Certificate of Recognition (on request)
- References (on request)

Experience Required

no

Volunteer Types

  • Eco-tourism
  • Environment
  • Wildlife

Age Range

18+

This Program is open to

Asian, Worldwide, Kiwi, South African, Australian, Canadian, European and American Participants. This Program is also open to Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living

Application Process Involves

  • Phone/Video Interview
  • In-Person Interview when Feasible
  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 day from recepit of form to booking interview

Post Services Include

  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home