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Volunteer with Monkeys in South Africa

Program Duration

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


  • English

Cost in US$:

2 weeks costs £847; each additional week costs £200 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 rehabilitation centre with accommodation
- Met and greeted warmly at Phalaborwa airport or bus station and transfer to accommodation
- Accommodation with bathing facilities, lounge, BBQ and internet access
- Excellent food full board
- Linen
- 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
- 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


Volunteer Types

  • Animal Welfare
  • Conservation
  • Eco-tourism
  • Environment
  • Wildlife

Age Range


This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living

Application Process Involves

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

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 day from recepit of form to booking interview