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Wildlife Conservation Volunteering in Borneo

Locations

Malaysia: Borneo, Sandakan

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks

Dates

This project lasts 12 days with arrivals on the 21st of each month.

Travel Types

  • Vacation Packages

Languages

  • English

Cost in US$:

12 days costs $1496

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

- Met at Sandakan airport and transfer to your first night guest house in a shared room
- Welcome dinner on your first night
- Transfer from your guest house to the Orang Sungai village
- Shared accommodation in the village with en-suite bathroom facilities
- Three home-cooked meals per day within the local community
- Full training and all project costs
- Transfer from the project site to Sepilok orangutan rehabilitation centre
- Entrance fees to Sepilok
- Entrance fees to Rainforest Discovery Centre
- Last night accommodation in Sandakan
- Return transfer to Sandakan airport at the end of your trip
- Donation to the project
- Pre-departure information covering medical, safety and placement advice
- Help and advice from our UK office before departure and whilst away
- Advice on visa and health requirements for project
- Local support in Malaysia from English speaking staff
- ATOL financial protection (if Oyster books your flight)
- 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

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

Age Range

18-80

This Program is open to

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

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