Wildlife Volunteering

Wildlife Volunteering

  • Ages 16 +
  • 4.97 score from 376 ratings
If you dream about learning English and getting to know more about wildlife in South Africa, this is your programme.

Recommended for

students and recent graduates who would like to contribute to the preservation of South African wildlife while learning English.

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Available at
  • 2 - 12 weeks
  • B1
  • Departures on Sundays
  • What is this programme about?

    Empower and educate yourself about wildlife conservation. The Wildlife Volunteering programme happens at a game reserve in Port Elizabeth and will give you access to appreciate a great variety of wild animal species from a very close perspective.

    First, you will improve your English for at least a week at LAL Cape Town. After that, you will experience the great biodiversity of South Africa and contribute to having a better planet! Join our Wildlife Volunteering programme and enjoy a unique experience!

    Extra Inclusions

    Accommodation Options

    • Host Home: sleeps 2 – 4 volunteers per room.
    • Volunteer House: sleeps 4 – 8 volunteers in a dormitory room.


    • Host Home: Breakfast, lunch and dinner included.
    • Volunteer House: Breakfast and dinner served Monday to Friday.


    • Transfers from the airport or Cape Town to the Volunteer House on the arrival day are included.
    • Departure transfers to the airport and transport to and from volunteer projects are not included. Departure transfers can be booked through LAL.



    • You have to book at least one week’s tuition before the Wildlife Volunteering programme.
    • You have to be able to converse in English.
    • Your acceptance will be dependent on issuing officer at the local home affairs office in the applicant’s home country.
    • Visas may not be extended.

    Why LAL?

    • We offer a quality volunteering experience set in the scenic beauty of South Africa.
    • We have a wide range of projects in different social sectors.
    • We provide you with the opportunity to take part in a variety of tours and excursions.
    • We give you placement inventory information prior to arrival in South Africa.
    • Although tours and activities are not included, we can arrange them for you!

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