Skaftafell Wilderness Volunteer Programme, Iceland
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Skaftafell Wilderness Volunteer Programme, Iceland


  • Biological Research
  • Building & Construction Projects
  • Environment
  • Trail Building
  • Wildlife

Program Duration

5-8 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 1-2 Weeks

Year(s) Offered

Year Round

Age Requirement

Age Requirement Varies

Participation Guidelines

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Couples.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

* All project costs, including all food, camping, equipment provided for the project (not personal), lightweight cooking facilities
* All training and supervision by project manager and volunteers
* WorkingAbroad Projects backup and placement support

Experience Required



* Between 18 to 50 years old
* Fit and healthy
* Capable of carrying out work in all conditions in a cold and wet climate * Prepared to do a lot of walking and hiking on uneven ground every day
* Comfortable living in rustic conditions and camping in a tent
* No specific skills are needed, but previous experience of manual conservation work, trail work, botany, terrestrial monitoring etc. would be particularly useful
* Self-motivated
* Those with an interest in conservation, restoration, wilderness and low impact camping