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Natures Valley Trust - a conservation experience in the Cape


South Africa: Cape Town, Plettenberg Bay

Program Duration

5-8 Week, 1-2 Week


all year round

Travel Types

  • Birdwatching
  • Eco Tours
  • Ecology
  • Heritage Tourism
  • Hiking
  • Homestay
  • Horseback Riding
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountaineering
  • Nature Tours
  • Photography
  • River Kayaking
  • Scuba
  • Snorkeling
  • Soccer & Football
  • Surfing
  • Trekking


Love for animals and the environment


  • English

Cost in US$:

$56 US/day

Cost Includes:

  • Registration fees
  • In-country staff support
  • Food
  • Housing

Program Fees Include:

On your first day of arrival you will be met by Mark and Cindy-Lee, our Program Director and EE Director, they will show you to your accommodation and talk you through your duties and opportunities.
This will include
• Welcome and introduction to the project
• Tour of the facility
• Meet the team
• Ethics and code of conduct
• What to expect
Support: Natures Valley Trust staff will be available any time of day or night to assist you.
Donation: Over and above your daily rate, donations are welcome but NOT expected. Most of our programs run on donations, so anything you feel like contributing is put to good use.
Food: Breakfasts and Dinners are included in your daily rate. A roster system is used so that everyone gets a turn to cook, and everyone gets some time off!

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Animal Welfare
  • Business
  • Childcare & Children
  • Conservation
  • Culture
  • Eco-tourism
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Human Rights
  • Marine Conservation
  • Marketing
  • Media
  • Organic Farming
  • Parks
  • Small Business Development
  • Tourism
  • Tree Planting
  • Veterinary Science
  • Water Projects
  • Wildlife

Typical Volunteer

Loves outdoors, passionate about animals. Kind, loving and open.

This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work


Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Resume
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

2 days