Gap Year Travel Volunteering Experiences Worldwide

Join us on our mission of nurturing nature today, for tomorrow. Enjoy peace of mind, personalised service from our expert team and 24 hour placement support when you travel with Worldwide Experience during your gap year. Our strong support platform allows you to become immersed in the world of conservation through our diverse volunteering initiatives created to make a real impact, by doing the most for the animals and environment while also providing the best experience for our gap year volunteers and travellers.

Gap Year Travel Experiences

Join us on an epic, action-packed volunteering trip for your gap year. Opportunities range from volunteering at animal rehabilitation centres and working with marine conservationists along the South African coastline to our Vets Go Wild programme which provides unique, hands-on animal care experience.

If you are planning to embark on an exciting adventure during your gap year, why not talk to the team at Worldwide Experience? Travel to exciting destinations with us and ensure the welfare of both animals and the environment whilst enjoying a truly unique voluntary experience.


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Texan students are conserving wildlife in South Africa!
August 16, 2019

Students from the Institute for Environmental Studies at Texas Christian University have enjoye...


Life Lessons from Elephants on World Elephant Day
August 12, 2019

“If elephants didn’t exist, you couldn’t invent one. They belong to a small group of living thi...


Are lionesses better hunters than their male counterparts?
August 10, 2019

As it is Women’s month, we have decided to put the ‘Queen of the Jungle’ in the spotlight and sha...


Eastern Cape Wildlife Tracking Award received by woman tracker
August 9, 2019

The conservation community of the Eastern Cape region in South Africa is brimming with talent and...