Are you interested in becoming a volunteer abroad? Choose from a wide range of rewarding volunteer projects around the world. Make a real difference on your gap trip! Do you want to volunteer with kids or communities around the world? Maybe you dream of volunteering at a wildlife project and interacting with amazing animals? Or if you're passionate about conservation you can help protect some of the world's most stunning natural environments as a conservation volunteer.
Do you want to become a volunteer teacher? Or would you like to coach sports abroad and inspire children around the world? Maybe you want to volunteer at a medical project and help with healthcare abroad? We offer so many different and exciting volunteer opportunities in a wide variety of destinations. Whether you are looking for a short volunteer experience or a longer volunteer placement, we have the volunteer experience to suit you!
Check out our trips below, or read more about Volunteer Abroad »
One of the most popular volunteering areas abroad is volunteering with kids. Choose to become a teaching volunteer and inspire kids in the classroom. Volunteer at an orphanage or childcare project and help care for kids. Or coach sports in South Africa and share your sporting skills. Volunteer with disabled children in India on a rewarding gap experience. Or care for kids in Bali or in other locations around the world!
Helping a local community while you are travelling is a worthwhile and rewarding way to see the world. Help out as a community volunteer in Cape Town or Nepal. Get hands on helping with building projects in India. Volunteer with communities in Peru or Costa Rica. Or make your mark on a medical internship abroad. Whatever project you choose, you can really make a difference to the lives of local communities as a volunteer abroad.
Calling all animal lovers! What better way of enjoying a wildlife adventure than by volunteering with wildlife abroad? Enjoy an Amazon wildlife rescue project in Ecuador and stay in rainforest surroundings. Go on a South African wild adventure or become a monkey sanctuary volunteer. Have an elephant experience in Thailand and bond with these mighty creatures. Try turtle conservation in Bali or Costa Rica and live by the beach. Volunteer with orangutans in Indonesia or even join a great white shark and whale conservation project in South Africa! Whatever your wildlife dream, the ideal animal adventure is waiting for you somewhere in the world!
Do you care about the planet? If you want to help preserve the world's natural wonders, then a conservation volunteering experience might be right for you. Join a diving and marine conservation project in beautiful Belize and dive in azure seas. Get involved with Australian conservation work in the outback. Lend a hand with wildlife conservation in Costa Rica. Or try a unique wilderness internship in Canada and make your conservation mark!
Volunteer on your gap year and help out around the world!
Have an awesome elephant experience in stunning rural Thailand
Get 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!
41 days or longer
Volunteer with communities and wildlife, and explore the Land of Smiles!
Enjoy a month of unforgettable volunteer experiences and an action packed 12-day group tour. Teach children, care for elephants and explore the Thai islands on this fantastic combo adventure!
27 days or longer
2 weeks volunteering; 2 weeks partying!
Spend 4 weeks in Thailand volunteering, exploring and partying! Choose between teaching, childcare or elephant volunteering, and then travel around the country on our awesome 12-day Thai Intro tour!
2 - 8 weeks
Hands-on experience with exotic furry friends
Become a wildlife sanctuary volunteer and rescue and rehabilitate some amazing creatures in South Africa. Get up close to a range of African animals including monkeys, big cats and servals!
A 3-week India adventure tour plus 2-4 weeks volunteering in Kerala
Explore inspirational India, and then make a difference in Kerala. This is an amazing way to soak up the different sides of India, as you explore the hottest sights and then live and work as part of the community.
Enjoy a rural retreat in the Canadian countryside!
Spend 2-4 weeks in the Canadian countryside helping out on a rural farm! Experience life in the great outdoors, learn about farm living and discover new skills – all in the spectacular surroundings of rural Canada!
Rewarding teaching at local primary schools
Nurture young minds and develop the brains of Tanzania's tomorrow in nursery and primary schools! Get great teaching experience, make a real difference in the community, and see a unique side of African life.