Become a global volunteer on your gap year and make a difference around the world. There are amazing opportunities to volunteer abroad everywhere across the planet and if you go global on your gap year you can have the maximum impact and the most exciting adventures at the same time.
Asian impactIf you want some awesome experiences Asia-way then why not start your global volunteer gap year with some inspirational volunteer projects in India? If you want to ensure future education for Indian kids then become an India teaching volunteer and immerse yourself in a teaching role. Or volunteer with disabled children and really make a difference in India.
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South American skillsSend your skills soaring in South America as you sample some sensational volunteering projects in Peru or take up a new challenge in Costa Rica. Get volunteering on a global scale as you immerse yourself in Ecuador or get going to the Galapagos in your gap year.Why not volunteer and learn Spanish in Peru for an all-round South American adventure? Or become a global volunteer with a go-getting attitude as you enjoy some animal magic in this astonishing continent on a unique Amazon Wildlife Rescue project.
African adventuresBe amazed by Africa as you take global volunteering to the max in this magical continent. Become a Cape Town community volunteer and make a difference in stunning South Africa. With so many incredible volunteer projects in South Africa, you'll be spoilt for choice; you can choose to work with communities or try some safari adventures where you work with wonderful wildlife, on projects such as making yourself a marvellous monkey sanctuary volunteer. Or Teach kids in Tanzania and become a tried and tested global volunteer on your gap year travels.
Going global!If you want to truly go global then book your very own itinerary on a Gap 360 round the world trip. Plan in as many perfect volunteer projects as you please and make sure you really are a fully-fledged global volunteer on your gap year.
South Africa Wild Adventure
15 days from4.5 34
Wonderful wildlife adventures in South Africa!Our 15-day epic South African volunteering and safari adventure! Combines wildlife conservation, community volunteering, stunning safaris, camping in Kruger National Park, adventure activities and exciting excursions. It’s the ultimate African experience!
Amazon Wildlife Rescue
2 - 4 weeks from4.0 5
Head to the edge of the Amazon and help care for wildlife!Calling all animal lovers in search of an Amazonian adventure! Help care for wildlife at a rescue centre in the amazing Amazon jungle in Ecuador.
Wildlife Sanctuary Volunteer in South Africa
2 - 8 weeks from4.0 20
1-4 weeks from4.5 14
Have an awesome elephant experience in stunning rural ThailandGet up close to these amazing creatures at an elephant project and live in a rural Thai village community. Help bathe the elephants, plant crops and harvest bamboo, and get involved with local community projects. A magical experience!
Volunteer in a School in Kerala - India
2-8 weeks from4.0 2
Make a real difference in children's lives!Volunteer with kids at schools in gorgeous Fort Kochi in Kerala. Help teach English in schools and care for kids as a volunteer in inspirational India!
Wildlife Volunteer Australia
2-8 weeks from4.5 6
Cape Town Community Volunteers
Up to 60 days from4.0 15
Volunteer with Disabled Children in India
2-8 weeks from
Look after disabled children in beautiful Kerala!Become a valued volunteer on this challenging but rewarding project looking after disabled children in beautiful Kerala, India.
Monkey Sanctuary Volunteers
2-12 weeks from4.0 20
Hands-on rehab project with cheeky primates!Join monkey rehab for 2 - 8 weeks, & have a swinging sanctuary time helping to support and return apes, monkeys & other animals to the wild.
South Africa Volunteer & Safari
8 or 10 weeks from4.5 27
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