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Volunteer with Elephants in South Africa
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Volunteer with Elephants in South Africa

Adventure Types

  • Ecology

Causes

  • Conservation
  • Eco-tourism
  • Environment
  • Veterinary Science
  • Wildlife

Program Duration

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

Age Range

18+

This Program is open to

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

Cost in USD

3 weeks costs USD 1566; each additional week costs USD 315 per week, excluding flights.

Program Includes:

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.

Application Procedures

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