The jewel of the Cape, a 250km stretch of pristine beaches and beautiful forest area. The Garden Route boasts some of our most popular social and conservation volunteering projects. Help Children in Jeffery’s Bay, work with Elephants in Plettenberg Bay, Work with Wild animals in a rehabilitation centre or at a school along the coast. The Garden Route provides the perfect backdrop to volunteering projects, and there are a number of amazing activities and tourist destinations. A typical day might be waking up for a sunrise surf, enjoying a fresh fruit breakfast, helping in a school, or in a sanctuary for Big Cats. Then spend your evenings listening to live music on the beach and enjoying a classic African meal with friends from all over the world!
Get up close and personal with Africa’s greatest treasure - our wildlife. Be involved in the rehabilitation of some of South Africa’s most amazing creatures.
Volunteer with Africa’s iconic elephants and educate the world about their plight.
A sanctuary designed to create a safe and beautiful home for abandoned and abused primates. Help rehabilitate and protect these playful animals!
Volunteer at a Kindergarten in a poor community and go surfing in one of the best spots in the world.
Volunteer with children in the Garden Route, and help them at school, at home, and with their futures.
Volunteer with lions, tigers and other big cats, as they live out their lives under the African sun.
Work with local communities to guarantee our ocean’s future. Spend your days on the beach and in the ocean learning and inspiring others.
Volunteer in this award winning avery, which is home to thousands of birds from all over the world.