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Structured & Safe Group Adventures
Gap Year Programs
Our gap year programs offer you the opportunity to head out on a life changing adventure that will see you exploring one or several new and exciting destinations.
The unique and tailor-made itineraries are the perfect stress free way to see more of the world on your gap year and is the ultimate experience for those of you are looking to travel within a safe, structured and social environment.
Get ready to meet individuals from around the world, where you will make many new lifelong friends! You will also immerse yourself within the local communities and culture as you volunteer and help on rewarding projects.
The gap year programs start on a selected dates throughout the year and you can choose to stay in each country for 2 to 4 weeks (can be longer on request). On top of the below recommendations, you can also browse many more volunteering opportunities. Simply click destinations or projects within the main navigation to start narrowing down to your perfect program.
Our structured and safe gap year programs mean they are ideal for first time and solo travellers. Our pre-departure buddy lists and dedicated Facebook groups allow you to talk with everyone going at the same time.
- Explore new and exciting destinations as a group
- Structured itinerary allows you to make the most of your time abroad
- Travel with a group of like-minded people and make lasting friendships
- International teams provide extensive around the clock support
- Comprehensive pre-departure support and assistance with all aspects of your trip
- Ideal for first time and / or solo travellers
Gap Year Programs
Thailand Travel & Volunteer ExperienceLooking for a fast-paced, social adventure across Thailand? The experience will see you volunteering in the bustling capital of Bangkok before setting off to explore the south and adjoining tropical islands! From the stunning beaches in Koh Samui to the lush green jungles of Chiang Mai, be prepared for stunning scenery, peaceful Buddhist temples, fun bus journeys and a guaranteed trip of a lifetime!
Sri Lanka Travel & Volunteer ExperienceSpend 2-4 weeks travelling and volunteering in Sri Lanka where you will get to see some amazing scenery, meet friendly locals, create unforgettable memories and help make a difference on rewarding community and wildlife volunteer projects. One of our favourite and most popular destinations, Sri Lanka is spectacular, affordable and still uncrowded - so now is the perfect time to go!
Asia ExperienceThis is your chance to discover the picturesque palm tree lined beaches of Sri Lanka, get lost in the hustle and bustle of the Indian streets and to take in the steep mountain ranges of the Himalayas in Nepal. Asia literally has it all and it's abundance in physical diversity and variety is why so many people are drawn to the continent - and it's all waiting to be discovered as part of the Asia Experience!
India Travel & Volunteer ExperienceAre you looking for an enriching, inspiring and unforgettable journey across the heart of India? From watching the sunrise over the Taj Mahal, learning about the historic Amber Fort and walking the crowded streets of Delhi, everyday will be exciting and intriguing. You'll also completely immerse yourself into the local culture by volunteering on one of our meaningful community projects and taking part in several cultural workshops.
Costa Rica Travel & Volunteer ExperienceThe Costa Rica Experience is the perfect 3-week adventure for wildlife lovers, adrenaline chasers and sun worshippers alike. One of the most biodiverse countries on the planet, if mother nature could show off what she’s really capable of, she would take you to Costa Rica. Get set for paradise, as we explore volcanoes, rainforests, beaches and more!
Africa ExperienceAre you looking for a life changing experience that will see you travelling across the whole of Africa in one fully inclusive and structured trip? Well look no further! This 6, 9 or 12 week adventure will take you to 3 of the continents most visited destinations; Ghana, Tanzania and South Africa. Africa is home to some of the world’s most iconic animals and this highly diverse continent boasts so much natural beauty and culture.
Bali Travel & Volunteer ExperienceJoin us on an adventure you will never forget as we explore everything Bali has to offer and help on worthwhile community and marine volunteer programmes. Experience Bali's ancient culture, extravagant temples, picture perfect rice paddies, beaches that most people only dream about and the clear turquoise waters that are packed with marine life! Prepare yourself for breathtaking sites, new friends for life and complete cultural immersion.
Nepal Travel & Volunteer ExperienceAre you ready for an epic adventure through a country that is steeped in culture, religion and scenery like no other? As a group we will explore all of the must-do's while in Nepal and spend time making a positive impact by volunteering. From exploring many of the colourful temples and markets in Kathmandu, sailing out into Lake Fewa in Pokhara and searching for wildlife and discovering the charm of the world famous Chitwan National Park.
Childcare projectsVolunteering with children is one of the most rewarding ways to spend your time abroad and allows you to immerse yourself into the local community. By assisting in local day care centres and kindergartens in underprivileged communities, you will provide young children (under 6 years old) the encouragement, love and education that they need to grow and flourish.
Family projectsWhy not do something different for your next family holiday? Our family volunteering projects will allow everyone to fully immerse themselves into worthwhile projects, while creating memories that will last a lifetime. There is no better way of learning than my travelling and experiencing new things, which is why we offer many programmes for children aged 5 years and up.
Gap Year ProgramsOur gap year programs offer you the opportunity to head out on a life changing adventure that will see you exploring one or several new and exciting destinations. The unique and tailor-made itineraries are the perfect stress free way to see more of the world on your gap year and is the ultimate experience for those of you are looking to travel within a safe, structured and social environment. Get ready to meet individuals from around the world, where you will make many new lifelong friends! You will also immerse yourself within the local communities and culture as you volunteer and help on rewarding projects.
Medical projectsOur medical programmes will provide you with invaluable experience as you observe and work alongside local professionals. We can organise a variety of health related placements for your medical elective, including; nursing, physical therapy, midwifery, dentistry, paediatrics, surgery and more. Several of our projects also welcome qualified professionals and pre-med students.
Mental health projectsOur mental health and psychology programmes will provide you with invaluable experience as you observe and work alongside local professionals. You will get to volunteer across multiple settings for a broad experience, including government hospitals, half way homes and head out into the community on home visits.
Multi-Destination ExperiencesOur multi-destination experiences offer you a tailor-made trip that will see you travelling across a range of countries. You will get to volunteer and explore several new and exciting destinations with the unique and structured itineraries being the perfect stress free way to see more of the world.
Older AdultsGone are the days where travelling abroad was the preserve of gap year students. Don't let old fashioned attitudes hold you back as you are never too old to take on a new and exciting challenge. Volunteering abroad is a fantastic way to see the world and take on a new experience while sharing a lifetime of skills and knowledge with those less fortunate.
Teaching projectsGet set for a trip full of laughter and joy as you dedicate your time to teach children in less developed countries. This is your chance to shape and redirect someone’s future into something brighter and better – nothing else compares! Get fully involved in planning and delivering lessons that can be anything from teaching English, getting messy with art or being creative through music and dance.
Travel & Volunteer ExperiencesOffering the best of both worlds, our travel and volunteer trips combine rewarding volunteering projects with an exciting adventure. Travel around your chosen country as a group, as you explore and discover on our action packed trips. Take in the amazing landscapes, get involved in exciting activities, meet friendly locals and volunteer on worthwhile programmes to help make a difference - what more could you want?
Under 18 projectsUnder 18 but still want to volunteer abroad? Well look no further! We have over 20 projects across the world in some of our most popular destinations, including wildlife, childcare, teaching and more! Our safe and structured programmes make volunteering the ideal why to travel abroad by yourself for the first time and to make new lifelong friends. So, if you are 16 or 17 years old, what are you waiting for…it’s time to see the world!
Wildlife projectsHelp save endangered species by carrying out vital research while observing animals in their natural habitat. Or get up close to some majestic animals to provide care and attention within one of our partnered ethical sanctuaries. This is your chance to head out on safari in search of the famous big five in South Africa, release baby sea turtles in Sri Lanka, look after elephants in Thailand and so much more.