Volunteering Abroad On Your Gap Year

Volunteering abroad can be a life changing experience – for you and the people, places of wildlife your work will be helping.

Whether you’re working with children on a community project in a developing country or helping with wildlife or environmental conservation, you’ll know that your presence will be making a real difference. Real Gap has tonnes of volunteering abroad opportunities, all over the world. And our team have plenty of first-hand stories to go with them if you want advice from people that know because they’ve been there.

So whether you want to get involved with teaching work in Malawi, the Big 5 in South Africa or working with pandas in China, we couldn’t recommend volunteering enough!

Need some inspiration? Check out our Wildlife & Conservation section!

RG's Sally volunteered in Tanzania, you can check out her experience here- or if Ben and Harriet's volunteering adventure in Thailand is more your thing, you can read their account here.

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Volunteer Building Projects

Volunteer Building Projects

Volunteer building projects are a brilliant way to see the world and make a difference to the communities you visit.

Sports Coaching

Sports Coaching

We have programs catering for all levels and sporting abilities - seriously fit ways to spend your gap year, or at least part of it!

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