Big 5 Wildlife Conservation

14 day

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Group Tour

Itinerary

As a volunteer at the Big Five Safari Reserve, your primary responsibility is managing the free roaming lions, with the rest of the day filled with tasks and duties based around the reserve.

The list below provides the details of various projects experienced by past volunteers. Please note that duties may change at any time, which means no week at the reserve will be the same!

SHORT-TERM PROJECTS:

Game capturing, counting and monitoring
Medicinal...
Itinerary

As a volunteer at the Big Five Safari Reserve, your primary responsibility is managing the free roaming lions, with the rest of the day filled with tasks and duties based around the reserve.

The list below provides the details of various projects experienced by past volunteers. Please note that duties may change at any time, which means no week at the reserve will be the same!

SHORT-TERM PROJECTS:

Game capturing, counting and monitoring
Medicinal use of plants and vegetation biomes
Guided walks, tracking and trails through the reserve
Nocturnal predator monitoring

LONG-TERM PROJECTS:
Game counting
Animal tracking using telemetry sets
Territorial ranges and feeding range monitoring
Lion health and breeding monitoring
Giraffe movement and breeding monitoring
Local community sustainability
Assisting vulnerable children and AIDS orphans
Birds in reserves project

GENERAL RESERVE DUTIES:
Erosion control
Fence patrol and maintenance
Alien plant control
Bush clean and clear up
Road and boma maintenance

Stop At:

• Addo Elephant National Park, Addo Elephant National Park, Greater Addo, Eastern Cape
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If you find a better price, we'll match it - just send the details to hertz-support@placepass.com.

Important Details

Included
  • All the training programs you need for your work at the project are also included.
  • Accommodation, meals, a cleaning lady and a once-a-week laundry service.
Not Included
  • The price excludes the transfer, ticket to South Africa, vaccination and visa costs.
Departure Point
1 Carlton Rd, Paterson, 6130, South Africa

Traveler pickup is offered
The transfer will depart from Port Elizabeth Airport at 2pm on Mondays. For departure the transfer will drop off volunteers at the Port Elizabeth airport at 8 am on Mondays. Transfers on other days can be arranged but will be quoted on request.

The project starting dates are on Mondays when transfers are done from Port Elizabeth.

Airports

  • Port Elizabeth Airport, Port Elizabeth South Africa


Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods. 1/1/2020 - 2/1/2020
Monday - Friday:08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
1/1/2021 - 2/1/2021
Monday - Friday:08:00 AM - 04:30 PM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 5 travelers
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.