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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Munu the Rhino – a story of compassionate conservation
September 22, 2019

An exceptional story of one rhino highlights one of the best examples of compassionate conservati...


Reaseheath College visits Worldwide Experience’s conservation project in Namibia
September 16, 2019

2019 has been an exciting year of immersing young adventurers from UK schools and colleges into c...


How to get involved in greening the world this Arbor Month
September 13, 2019

Its National Arbor month in South Africa and Worldwide Experience would like to challenge you to ...


Can Nelson Mandela Bay (the new home to Worldwide Experience) be both the world’s biodiversity and sustainable development capital of the world?
September 6, 2019

Last week, a public talk was held in Port Elizabeth organised by Dr Lorien Pichegru at the Baywo...