Location: Tarrafal, Cape Verde
Start Dates 2019 : 3 June, 1 July, 5 August, 2 September, 7 October, 4 November, 2 December
Airport Pickup: PRAIA International Airport 06:00 – 20:00
Duration: 2-8 weeks
About the Program in Cape Verde
Doing a volunteer program in Cape Verdi provides a unique & worthwhile experience and is a great way to gain new experiences and skill sets while learning about the local culture and people.
You need to arrive on the Sunday before the start date of the program at PRAIRA International Airport. You will be picked up from the airport and taken to your accommodation. You can join the program from 2 to 8 weeks. Departure day is Saturday of your last week.
There are several volunteer projects available and you can build your own schedule and choose which project(s) you want to join and you can also combine different projects!
The minimum duration of the program is 2 weeks. You can start your program with the culture week but this is not compulsory.
On your first day you will start your program with an introduction to the area, accommodation, facilities and a cultural introduction.
These projects are available in Cape Verdi :
- Culture Week
- Volunteers need to be 18 years or over to participate.
- You need to have your own travel insurance in order to join the program, including health and 3rd party liability coverage.
- As this is a cross-cultural program it is important to be flexible and open to local customs and traditions.
Participants must have a clean criminal background check and give it to the coordinator on arrival, click here for details
Accommodation & Melas
You will stay in a single gender shared room together with other participants.
There are 3 meals included from Monday to Friday and 2 meals per day on weekends.
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About the Volunteer Projects in Cape Verde
There are different projects available in Cape Verdi. You can build your own program on the application form where you can choose which project you want to join and you can also combine different projects and create your own volunteer program!
Be aware of the holidays at the projects : 5 July, 31 July, 15 August, 1 November, 25 December.
Get ready for an action packed week full of exciting adventures, cultural excursions to learn about Cape Verdian culture.
Join the education project and enlighten the lives of innocent children by bringing out the best in them.
Set an example for the locals in Cape Verde by actively contributing to protect the Environment!
Prices of the Program in Cape Verde
Prices in Pounds
2 weeks : 730 Pounds
3 weeks : 995 Pounds
4 weeks : 1260 Pounds
+1 week : 295 Pounds
Prices in US$
2 weeks : 945 US$
3 weeks : 1295 US$
4 weeks : 1635 US$
+1 week : 380 US$
Prices in Euro
2 weeks : 815 Euro
3 weeks : 1115 Euro
4 weeks : 1415 Euro
+1 week : 325 Euro
* There is an extra costs of 45 Euro, 55 US$ or 40 Pounds for the Culture Week
What’s included : Volunteer Program • Airport pickup • Accommodation • Meals • Support • Pre-departure information
Not included : flight, insurance, visa, criminal background check, vaccinations, transport back to the airport at end of the program, personal expenses
Why book with GapXperience
How to Book your Program
Participants are encouraged to submit their applications as far in advance as possible as places on the program are limited. You can apply up to 1 month before your start date. Apply today and get ready for one of the most amazing experiences of your life!
Fill out the Application Form. We will process your application and let you know if your application was successful within 24 hours.
Pay your deposit to reserve you place in the program. You can pay the deposit in these currencies: £145, US$175 or €150.
Pay the remaining fees, minus the deposit which you already paid, six weeks before your start date of your program.