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Spectacular landscapes, unique wildlife & unparalleled diving

All of our volunteer programmes in Madagascar are located just off the mainland coast, on the picturesque island of Nosy Komba. Home to weird and wonderful wildlife, unspoilt white sandy beaches, out of this world views, year-round sunshine and bright blue seas offering an impressive and largely undisturbed diving experience, this really is paradise.

Built into the steep, rocky slopes, the eco-friendly volunteer accommodation is surrounded by lush green forests that overlook a spectacular coral reef. Everyday you'll have the chance to snorkel in the azure like waters where you may encounter sea turtles, sting rays, dolphins and a whole host of diverse marine life. Not only this, but you can go lemur spotting at Lokobe National Park, enjoy spectacular views on top of Mount Passot, go whale watching and so much more.

The world’s fourth largest island, Madagascar is a vast magical land just waiting to be discovered. Rich in flora and fauna, much of which is found nowhere else on earth, the former French colony offers a beguiling range of things to see and do as well as many areas to be explored.

Our programmes start on the 1st and 3rd Monday of every month throughout the year and you can choose to join us from 2-12 weeks.

Our structured and safe programmes makes volunteering in Madagascar ideal for first time and / or solo travellers. Volunteering is the perfect way to meet like-minded people and allows you to explore Madagascar as a group.

What's included
  • Accommodation, meals and airport pickup
  • 24/7 in-country & UK support
  • Pre-departure buddy lists and a dedicated Madagascar Facebook group to talk with other volunteers
  • Assistance with all aspects of your trip and comprehensive pre-departure information

TMR Madagascar Facebook Group

From £1,610

Madagascar Marine Conservation

Travel to the picturesque island of Nosy Komba in Madagascar to help the local team gather vital raw scientific data about the surrounding coral reefs and the marine life that call it home. You'll receive comprehensive and practical training that will allow you to dive into the depths of the crystal clear waters on a daily basis and come face to face with a diverse abundance of marine life, including sea turtles, sting rays, whale sharks, dolphins and more.

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Madagascar Sea Turtle Conservation

Assist in identifying popular nesting areas along remote and picturesque beaches in Madagascar and it's surrounding islands. This programme gives you the opportunity to get up close to these beautiful creatures whilst helping to ensure the health and survival of the species into the future. Surrounded by lush green forests overlooking the coral reef, the accommodation is based just a stone’s throw away from a picturesque white sandy beach. This really is paradise.

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Nosy Be

Located just off the coast of Madagascar, Nosy Be is the world's oldest island and translates to “big island” in Malagasy. Home to weird and wonderful animals, picturesque beaches, out of this world views, year-round sunshine, bright blue seas offering an impressive and largely undisturbed diving experience and a vibrant nightlight, Nosy Be is the number one destination in the country.

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Antananarivo is Madagascar's vibrant capital city that boasts a huge amount of history and culture, along with some unexpected wildlife options. In the city itself, you will find beautiful colonial buildings, steep streets, excellent shopping and dining experiences on your doorstep - allowing you to spend days wandering around the streets and taking everything in.

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National Parks

Madagascar is famous for its amazing wildlife and stunning landscapes, with some of the best places to experience both in the country's abundant national parks. There are many national parks to choose from, each providing something special, but there are some that are absolutely not to be missed during your once in a lifetime trip through this breathtaking country.

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Points of Interest

Madagascar was one of the last major areas on Earth to be settled by humans, making the natural beauty and ecological diversity on the island feel like a country forgotten in time. A veneration of ancestry and tradition pervades the national culture, a reverence that is reflected in the country’s architecture and it's many points of interest to visit.

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