Wildlife Conservation South Africa

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Cost 995+
Eligibility 18+
Duration 18 or 32 days

If bottle-feeding cuddly lion cubs or tracking cheetahs, camping under the South African stars are your thing, then BUNAC’s Wildlife Conservation South Africa programme is for you!

Choose whether to look after lions and cubs on the Lion Project or monitor cheetahs, buffalo and leopards in a beautiful wildlife reserve on the Cheetah Research Project.

You will be living with fellow volunteers and working alongside full time local staff. Also included are two fantastic day trips including a guided tour of the town of Soweto, home of Nelson Mandela and trip to a cultural village to learn some basic Zulu!

Rhino and Elephant

Roll your sleeves up and get actively involved in conserving rhinos and elephants on a beautiful reserve and help safe these animals.


Come face to face with cheetahs in a spectacular wildlife reserve and help protect South Africa’s incredible wildlife and habitats.


Get up close and personal with the king of the jungle and gain a detailed understanding of one of the world’s most intriguing endangered species.

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