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Elephant & Bear Volunteer Project, India

1 Week+ from

minimum age

  • Volunteer to protect elephants and bears at an ethical wildlife sanctuary
  • Learn about animal welfare in India and efforts being made to conserve these amazing species
  • Work alongside a team of volunteers from around the world
  • Located close to Agra, experience iconic sights including the Taj Mahal


Volunteer to help conserve elephants and bears at an ethical wildlife rescue and conservation centre in India. Contribute to animal welfare and learn about the issues facing wildlife protection in India.



“What an incredible and wonderful experience I had. It was so touching to spend time with these amazing animals and to learn about their backgrounds and the wonderful work the centre are doing in making their lives so much better.”


Click to watch a video of a rescued elephant enjoying eating grass at the wildlife rescue and conservation centre.



A chance to experience bears and elephants up close in an ethical way, where they can live in natural conditions away from the cruelty of mass tourism.



The project is located close to the cities of Agra and Mathura, in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

Free Time

Free Time

During the weekend, you can visit the iconic Mughal architectural wonders of Agra such as the Taj Mahal and Agra Fort, or relax with your fellow volunteers.

Elephant & Bear Volunteer Project, India

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