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Volunteering Trips & Tours

37 trips from 13 tour companies with 16 reviews

All Volunteering tours, river cruises, expedition cruises, and adventure trips. Find the best guided trips and expert planned vacation and holiday packages. Average rating of 4.6 for all Volunteering trips.

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Peru – Spirit of the Andes tour

50 plus, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Volunteering & Community Service, Local Immersion & Homestays, Education / Learning, Transformative

4.3 | Great | 6 Reviews
10 Days
$ 290 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Peru, Andes Mountains, Cusco, Machu Picchu, Sacred Valley
From
$ 2,895

Highlights

  • Discover remnants of a well-preserved historic civilization
  • Experience a  thriving modern culture and Relish in the beauty of local hand-woven textiles
  • Breath-taking mountain peaks, and artifacts from one the most powerful empires in human history.
  • Meet local artisans, musicians, and grassroots leaders who’ll share their contributions to Andean society
  • Enjoy the magical ancient city of Machu Picchu, as well as other archaeological sites in the Sacred Valley
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Volunteer with Children in Fiji tour

Volunteering & Community Service, Education / Learning, Transformative

4.8 | Excellent | 16 Reviews
14 Days
$ 164 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Basic - 2 star

Basic - 2 star Lodging LevelYou'll stay in no-frills, but clean and comfortable, hotels or guesthouses. A 'Basic' trip might also involve a few nights of camping.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Fiji
From
$ 2,290

Highlights

  • Teaching children and seeing them progress
  • Exploring Fiji to see beautiful sights, island hopping
  • Hiking to waterfalls, dolphin watching, scuba diving
  • Snorkeling, traditional ceremonies
  • Beautiful  beaches
  • Climbing volcanoes
  • Enjoying breathtaking scenery
  • Meeting inspirational people
  • Making lifelong friends, loving Fiji!
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Vietnam Volunteer Program

Family Friendly, Volunteering & Community Service, Education / Learning, Transformative

5.0 | Excellent | 8 Reviews
7 Days
$ 385 per day
Type: Self-guided / Independent Tour
Lodging:
Basic - 2 star

Basic - 2 star Lodging LevelYou'll stay in no-frills, but clean and comfortable, hotels or guesthouses. A 'Basic' trip might also involve a few nights of camping.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Vietnam, Hanoi
From
$ 2,695

Highlights

  • Child Care
  • Gardens
  • Classroom Tutoring
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Explore the region of Hanoi
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Dominican Republic – Global Health Initiative tour

50 plus, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Small Ship Cruise, Volunteering & Community Service, Local Immersion & Homestays, Education / Learning, Transformative

4.3 | Great | 6 Reviews
8 Days
$ 287 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Dominican Republic, Caribbean
From
$ 2,295

Highlights

  • When you’re not lending a hand in these rural communities
  • You’ll have the chance to explore the natural beauty that surrounds the North Coast
  • From the mountains to the sea, the Dominican Republic is a nature lover’s paradise
  • Experience boat ride through mangroves to a tropical beach and snorkel over colorful reefs teaming with fish
  • Visit an ecological park to zip-line and swim in freshwater pools
  • Relax by the pool of our Home Base, a sustainably constructed lodge located just feet away from a stunning beach
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North Spitsbergen - Polar Bear Special, Eco Volunteer tour

Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Small Ship Cruise, Eco, Sustainable & Green Travel, Volunteering & Community Service

4.2 | Great | 10 Reviews
10 Days
$ 245 per day
Type: Small Ship Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Norway, Spitsbergen
From
$ 2,450

Highlights

  • Visit Spitsbergen and Longyearbyen
  • We aim for four days of cleaning activities and four days with special focus on Polar Bears.
  • Parish church and Polar Museum are well worth visiting
  • Enjoy the cruise through m/v Ortelius and experience the nature.
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Clinic and Soup Kitchen – Volunteering in Costa Rica tour

Volunteering & Community Service, Education / Learning, Transformative

4.3 | Great | 6 Reviews
1 Days
$ 100 per day
Type: Self-guided / Independent Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Costa Rica
From
$ 100

Highlights

  • To learn, first hand, about local community challenges and about the work of FIMR
  • To form a connection with FIRMC in order to raise awareness of this organization and the community they serve
  • Have fun! Many travelers say volunteering is the highlight of their trip - we hope it is for you too!
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Yoga Holiday & Volunteer in India tour

Relaxing Retreats, Yoga, Meditation & Wellness, Volunteering & Community Service, Transformative

5.0 | Excellent | 9 Reviews
14 Days
$ 57 per day
Type: Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: India, Kerala
From
$ 800

Highlights

  • Learn Hatha yoga
  • You will get a choice of volunteer programs to choose from Education Based/ Women Empowerment/ Disabled Children
  • Visit the beach town of Varkala or Kovalam
  • Enjoy the famous Backwaters of Alleppey
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Costa Rica Family Volunteer Vacation tour

Family Friendly, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Volunteering & Community Service, Transformative

4.3 | Great | 6 Reviews
8 Days
$ 299 per day
Type: Vacation / Holiday Package
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Costa Rica, Manuel Antonio National Park
From
$ 2,395

Highlights

  • Spend a morning helping out at a wildlife rescue center
  • Hike through the treetops of a cloud forest on hanging bridges
  • Experience life in a rural town, planting trees and savoring local cuisine
  • Rejuvenate in a natural hot springs at the base of a volcano
  • Traverse a coastal rainforest to uncover pristine beaches teeming with wildlife
  • Foster your family’s love of wildlife in one of the most biodiverse countries
  • Spot wildlife such as toucans, sloths and monkeys with a naturalist guide
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Thailand – The Elephant Conservation Expedition tour

Family Friendly, 50 plus, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Volunteering & Community Service, Education / Learning, Transformative

4.3 | Great | 6 Reviews
10 Days
$ 250 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Thailand, Chiang Mai
From
$ 2,495

Highlights

  • Spend your days alongside the friendly village elephants and the local community
  • Engage with the cultural blend of traditional and modern and enjoy the slow pace of village life.
  • You’ll also venture into Thailand’s authentic street markets in Chiang Mai, zip-line through the jungle
  • Explore shimmering temples and raft down the Mae Taeng River
  • Experience travel into the mountains to a long-neck Karin village
  • Opportunity to learn about their ancient traditions, meet with village elders and discover a community lost in time.
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South Africa – Wildlife Conservation Experience tour

Family Friendly, Safari, 50 plus, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Birding, Volunteering & Community Service, Education / Learning, Transformative

4.3 | Great | 6 Reviews
10 Days
$ 350 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: South Africa, Johannesburg, Kruger National Park
From
$ 3,495

Highlights

  • Going behind the scenes of the conservation efforts to protect endangered species
  • Feeding orphaned baby rhino at a sanctuary to save these gentle beasts
  • Tracking the “Big 5” throughout Kruger National Park, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve
  • Learning firsthand about wildlife conservation from experts at the country’s largest reserve
  • Reading and playing with disadvantaged children who want to learn English
  • Visiting a center that rescues and rehabilitates injured wild animals
  • Playing a hands-on role in conservation using camera traps to track leopards and other animals
  • Relaxing poolside at our basecamp, located inside a private nature reserve
  • Admiring the third largest canyon on earth, filled with subtropical vegetation and dazzling birds
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The Balkans

Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Volunteering & Community Service, Local Immersion & Homestays, High Adventure, Sailing, Transformative

5.0 | Excellent | 3 Reviews
10 Days
$ 248 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, Dubrovnik, Sarajevo
From
$ 2,475

Highlights

  • Visit hidden swimming coves, local restaurants and unique towns
  • Work with, the Mine Detection Dog Center
  • Truly see all sides of the Balkans
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Tanzania – East Africa Unveiled tour

Family Friendly, Safari, 50 plus, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Volunteering & Community Service, Education / Learning, Transformative

4.3 | Great | 6 Reviews
14 Days
$ 235 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Tanzania, Arusha, Lake Manyara National Park, Mt. Kilimanjaro, Ngorongoro Crater, Tarangire National Park
From
$ 3,295

Highlights

  • Volunteering with local children at a village primary school
  • Meeting local families and learning about Tanzanian society firsthand
  • Seeing zebras, elephants, lions, rhinos and more on an African safari
  • Hiking to a waterfall on the side of Mount Kilimanjaro
  • Seeing firsthand the nomadic lifestyle of the Masai
  • Learning African dance, percussion, bead making and even how to throw a spear
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Belize – Caribbean Manatee Adventure tour

Family Friendly, 50 plus, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Scuba Diving, Volunteering & Community Service, Education / Learning, Transformative

4.3 | Great | 6 Reviews
8 Days
$ 374 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Belize, Toledo
From
$ 2,995

Highlights

  • Volunteering directly with manatees to monitor conservation efforts
  • Taking a boat to a remote island off the coast of Belize
  • Exploring pristine beaches and rainforests scouting for wildlife
  • Uncovering waterfalls tucked deep in the jungle & exploring mystical caves
  • Snorkeling over colorful reefs in the crystal blue Caribbean waters
  • Visiting ancient Mayan ruins tucked deep in the rainforest
  • Enjoying the laidback tropical rhythms of the country
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Thailand – Elephants & Islands Expedition

Family Friendly, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Volunteering & Community Service, Local Immersion & Homestays, Transformative

4.3 | Great | 6 Reviews
9 Days
$ 377 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Thailand, Phuket
From
$ 3,395

Highlights

  • Volunteer at a sanctuary caring for elderly and orphaned elephants
  • Take elephants out for their morning walks through the jungle
  • Relax on the world-class beaches of Koh Phi Phi
  • Experience traditional village life on a small tropical island
  • Uncover ancient temples and shrines in Phuket Town
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Cuba – Building Bridges

Family Friendly, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Volunteering & Community Service, Local Immersion & Homestays, Education / Learning, Transformative

4.3 | Great | 6 Reviews
8 Days
$ 324 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Cuba, Havana, Trinidad
From
$ 2,595

Highlights

  • Meet local young people and lend a hand with inspiring art projects
  • Explore Havana’s eclectic mix of architectural styles
  • Learn to salsa with a Cuban dance instructor
  • Roam the colorful alleyways of Trinidad, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Stroll along the seaside boulevards of Cienfuegos
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Australia Beachside Wildlife Adventure tour

Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Volunteering & Community Service, Transformative

4.3 | Great | 6 Reviews
10 Days
$ 350 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Australia, Queensland
From
$ 3,495

Highlights

  • Explore Sydney’s iconic harbor including the Harbor Bridge and the Sydney Opera House
  • Take a ferry across the bay to Sydney’s Northern Beaches
  • Soak in the sun along Australia’s most famous beach – Bondi Beach
  • Enjoy free time to explore Sydney’s cosmopolitan city center
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Tortoise view-Galapagos_Equador_p

Family Friendly, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Volunteering & Community Service, Transformative

4.3 | Great | 6 Reviews
10 Days
$ 400 per day
Type: Vacation / Holiday Package
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Ecuador, Galapagos, Isabela Island, Isla Baltra, Quito, Santa Cruz Island
From
$ 3,995

Highlights

  • Get up close to giant tortoises while volunteering at a conservation sanctuary.
  • Snorkel with penguins, reef sharks and sea lions in crystal-clear waters.
  • See first-hand the unique biodiversity that has inspired scientists for generations.
  • View creatures in their natural surroundings on uninhabited islands.
  • Kayak in search of the famed blue-footed booby.
  • Create unforgettable memories in one of the most pristine places on our planet
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Guatemala Children of the Maya tour

50 plus, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Volunteering & Community Service, Education / Learning, Transformative

4.3 | Great | 6 Reviews
8 Days
$ 249 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Guatemala, Antigua, Chichicastenango
From
$ 1,995

Highlights

  • Explore Guatemala’s cultural treasures with a visit to Antigua
  • Enjoy the charming colonial town with gorgeous architecture and narrow cobblestone streets
  • Visit the largest craft market in the world, navigating locals selling everything from bright cloths to colorful flowers and medicinal plants
  • Enjoy the Trek to Lake Atitlan and experience its peaceful beauty
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Dominican Republic – Heart & Soul of the Caribbean tour

50 plus, Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Scuba Diving, Volunteering & Community Service, Local Immersion & Homestays, Education / Learning, Transformative

4.3 | Great | 6 Reviews
8 Days
$ 274 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Dominican Republic, San Juan Islands, Santiago
From
$ 2,195

Highlights

  • Live surrounded by idyllic beaches, upbeat Caribbean music, and friendly local communities
  • Explore the tropical countryside by hiking to rural villages, snorkeling over the clear Caribbean Sea
  • Uncovering pristine beaches set amongst lush mountain landscapes
  • Visit an ecological park where you can explore cool swimming holes and even zip-line through the rainforest
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India – Tiger Volunteer Adventure

Nature & Wildlife, National Parks, Cultural, Eco, Sustainable & Green Travel, Volunteering & Community Service, Transformative

4.3 | Great | 6 Reviews
10 Days
$ 320 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: India, Amber Fort, Delhi, Jaipur, Jama Masjid, Qutab Minar, Ranthambore Tiger Reserve
From
$ 3,195

Highlights

  • Go on tiger-spotting safaris through Ranthambore National Park
  • Uncover the colorful markets of Jaipur, the Pink City of the desert
  • Get involved in innovative projects including women’s craft groups and tiger camera trapping
  • Explore the main sites of India’s cosmopolitan capital – New Delhi
  • Unwind at our selection of handpicked heritage hotels
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