Volunteer in Mauritius with GapXperience including a teaching or construction volunteer project as well as a cultural introduction week, or a combination in Le Morne set in a beautiful location along a beautiful stretch of coastline, on the southwest coast of Mauritius.
Location: Le Morne, Mauritius
Start Dates 2020 : Start every Monday
Arrival: Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport from 08:00 – 21:00
About the Program in Mauritius
Doing a volunteer program in Mauritius provides a unique & worthwhile experience and is a great way to gain new experiences and skillsets while learning about the local culture and people.
You need to arrive on the Sunday before the start date of the program at Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport on Sunday. You will be picked up from the airport and taken to your accommodation. You can join the program from 2 to 12 weeks. Departure day is Saturday of your last week.
The location of the projects is in Le Morne in Mauritius. The location is perfect, sitting along a beautiful stretch of coastline, on the southwest coast of Mauritius.
The minimum duration of the program is 2 weeks. You can start your program with the culture week but this is not compulsory.
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!
These projects are available :
- Culture Week
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.
- Volunteers need to be 17 years or over to participate.
- You need to have your own travel insurance.
- 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
About the Volunteer Projects in Mauritius
Visit this mesmerizing location and immerse in the culture of Mauritius! This week will ensure that you get the most out of your stay by learning about the local culture and customs. In the second week you will start volunteering at your project.
At this destination participants from all over the world will be a welcome option for supplementing children’s education with Basic English.
The underprivileged local communities will be able to complete constructing some public buildings with a little assistance by the participants of this project.
in Partnership with The Green Lion
For over 10 years we have worked in close partnership with The Green Lion. They are the world leaders in the field of developing meaningful travel programs according to the principle of XCeLLeC.The Green Lion does not sell programs directly but offers them through strategic partners such as ourselves, and we believe we offer these programs at the best prices available. Our successful partnership for many years has enabled thousands of participants to have an exciting and life-changing experience abroad. Check out their Blog for wonderful stories of participants!
Prices of the Program in Mauritius
Prices in Pounds
1 week : 545 Pounds
2 weeks : 825 Pounds
3 weeks : 1110 Pounds
4 weeks : 1395 Pounds
+1 week : 335 Pounds
Prices in US$
1 week : 575 US$
2 weeks : 895 US$
3 weeks : 1185 US$
4 weeks : 1495 US$
+1 week : 350 US$
Prices in Euro
1 week : 495 Euro
2 weeks : 755 Euro
3 weeks : 1015 Euro
4 weeks : 1275 Euro
+1 week : 295 Euro
* If joining the Culture Week, Construction then there is an extra charge of £90/US$125/€95 per 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