Volunteer with Sun Bears in Borneo
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Volunteer with Sun Bears in Borneo

Adventure Types

  • Ecology
  • Vacation Packages


  • Animal Welfare
  • Conservation
  • Wildlife

Program Duration

2-4 Weeks


Monthly arrivals throughout the year. Arrival day on the the 5th of each month.

Age Range


This Program is open to

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

Cost in USD

2 weeks costs $1460 and 4 weeks costs $2236.

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

- Met at Sandakan airport and transferred to your accommodation
- Self catering accommodation in shared rooms in a beautiful jungle setting
- Welcome meal on your first night
- Transport to and from the project
- Food budget to cover your food on project days
- 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:
- Call from Anne to gather your feedback
- Welcome home pack
- Certificate of Recognition (on request)
- References (on request)

Accommodation Options

  • Group living

Experience Required


Application Procedures

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