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Elephant Volunteer Project, Laos

2 Days - 1 week from

minimum age

  • Experience elephants in an ethical way, observing them in their natural setting
  • Learn about Asian elephants and the issues surrounding their conservation
  • Meet and volunteer alongside a team of people from around the world
  • Live in a stunning untouched forest location, on the shores of a majestic lake

Project Costs

Elephant in Laos jungle The cost for the 7-day volunteering programme (staying in the shared dorm) is £560. Every extra week on the volunteering programme costs £325.

The cost to join for the 2-day programme (staying in a private bungalow) is £365, the 3-day programme (staying in a private bungalow) is £435 and the 4-day programme (staying in a private bungalow) is £490. For the costs of staying in the family lodge, please contact us.

Your payment covers all your food, drinking water and accommodation during the project, pick up and drop off in Luang Prabang, project training and supervision and WorkingAbroad Projects backup and placement support. Your airfare to and from Laos, tourist visa, travel/medical insurance and personal expenses are not included within this price. It is mandatory for you to take out travel and medical insurance for the duration of the project.

If you are planning to volunteer with a large group or as a family, you may be eligible for discounted rates. Please contact victoria.mcneil@workingabroad.com for more details.

Payment Terms

Jungle path in LaosTo secure your placement on the project, you will need to complete and submit the application form with your application payment of £180 (included in the total project costs listed above). If for some reason your application is not accepted, we will reimburse this payment fully. However, for those who are accepted, you will be required to pay the remaining balance 2 months before arrival. Once we have confirmed your place, you will receive an information package on the project background, your role as a volunteer, the work you will do, suggested items to bring, how to travel there and so on.

Project Dates

Please note that the dates listed below are just as a guide for the 7-day programme, but we are flexible with dates, particularly for the 2 and 3-day programmes. Please email us if you have any questions about dates or durations.

Start End Availability
November 2nd 2020 November 8th 2020
November 9th 2020 November 15th 2020
November 16th 2020 November 22nd 2020
November 23rd 2020 November 29th 2020
November 30th 2020 December 6th 2020
December 7th 2020 December 13th 2020
December 14th 2020 December 20th 2020
December 21st 2020 December 27th 2020
December 28th 2020 January 3rd 2021
January 4th 2021 January 10th 2021
January 11th 2021 January 17th 2021
January 18th 2021 January 24th 2021
January 25th 2021 January 31st 2021
February 1st 2021 February 7th 2021
February 8th 2021 February 14th 2021
February 15th 2021 February 21st 2021
February 22nd 2021 February 28th 2021
March 1st 2021 March 7th 2021
March 8th 2021 March 14th 2021
March 15th 2021 March 21st 2021
March 22nd 2021 March 28th 2021
March 29th 2021 April 4th 2021
April 5th 2021 April 11th 2021
April 12th 2021 April 18th 2021
April 19th 2021 April 25th 2021
April 26th 2021 May 2nd 2021
May 3rd 2021 May 9th 2021
May 10th 2021 May 16th 2021
May 17th 2021 May 23rd 2021
May 24th 2021 May 30th 2021
May 31st 2021 June 6th 2021
June 7th 2021 June 13th 2021
June 14th 2021 June 20th 2021
June 21st 2021 June 27th 2021
June 28th 2021 July 4th 2021
July 5th 2021 July 11th 2021
July 12th 2021 July 18th 2021
July 19th 2021 July 25th 2021
July 26th 2021 August 1st 2021
August 2nd 2021 August 8th 2021
August 9th 2021 August 15th 2021
August 16th 2021 August 22nd 2021
August 23rd 2021 August 29th 2021
August 30th 2021 September 5th 2021
September 6th 2021 September 12th 2021
September 13th 2021 September 19th 2021
September 20th 2021 September 26th 2021
Elephant Volunteer Project, Laos

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